Ankara-Istanbul YHT tickets will be promoted: TCDD General Manager Süleyman Karaman stated that there will be promotions on Ankara-Istanbul YHT tickets as in plane tickets and said, “Previously purchased tickets will be cheaper. Prices will rise as the ticket date approaches. However, prices will not rise much. We plan to conduct a survey in January 2014 to determine ticket prices. " said.
Karaman met with members of the press at Ankara Station for the introduction of the Railway Encyclopedia and Railway Dictionary.
Responding to the allegations of water leakage in Marmaray, Karaman said, “Tubes are very durable tubes. Tubes in which a water cannot leak. Marmaray tubes were placed in tunnels dug under the sea. Water cannot leak here; because there is no water. Tubes are fastened with gaskets, covered with concrete. There are also pedestrian walkways in Marmaray. A system where there is no risk of walking on pedestrians was also installed. Marmaray in Istanbul, a new world underground. A new world with emphasis on culture. People try to take pictures as soon as they arrive. There are falling. We had a problem for half a day, then everything was solved. " He spoke in the form.
”MAKING THE LIFE'S LIFE IS NOT INTERESTING THE SEPARATIONS“
Süleyman Karaman responded to the allegations that the working conditions of Marmaray mechanics were not good as follows: “Unfortunately, a machinist working in Marmaray had a heart attack and passed away. It has nothing to do with the expedition. We studied it, for what is the reason. He worked 5 hours the day before, rested a day before. It complies with the 8-hour working time. He had a heart attack on his way home and passed away. This mechanic's father also passed away from a heart attack a few years ago.
YHT TESTING IS STARTING
Karaman, Ankara-Istanbul high-speed train line on the question of how long the delay will be done in the Ankara-Istanbul YHT line electrification work is done, after completion of a few deficiencies will start the tests reported.
A THE MEASUREMENT WILL BE TAKEN, THEY WILL BE OPENED AT THE MART “
Karaman, the project route, a village in the vicinity of Bilecik, due to the landslide caused by the landslide on the mountain that will remove the entire soil told. Süleyman Karaman, the necessary measures for the landslide was taken completely, after the completion of the deficiencies Eskişehir-İnönü between the tests, they will carry out the whole project, he said. Karaman, the project, the end of February, at the latest announced that they will open the service in early March.
IN WE WILL HAVE A SURVEY TO DETERMINE THE YHT TICKET PRICES “
TCDD General Manager Karaman also made statements regarding Ankara-Istanbul YHT ticket prices. Noting that they have done research on prices in the previous years, Karaman stated that 80 percent of the respondents stated that they would prefer YHT if the prices were 80 TL. Stating that this research is from two years ago, Karaman said, “There will be promotions on Ankara-Istanbul YHT tickets. We plan to conduct a survey in January 2014 to determine ticket prices. We set the ticket prices in January and February. " said.
Karaman, the early booking system of the General Directorate of TCDD 1 will be activated in January, stating, "both conventional and high-speed trains early bookings with early bookings, early arrivals will receive the normal price of the late." He said.
İK WE ARE ESTABLISHING CONSULTANCY COMPANY “
Stating that they are preparing a development plan to protect Haydarpaşa Train Station, Karaman said: “At TCDD, we are now slowly breaking its shell and entering into a formation to have a say in the world. In Eskişehir, we train the employees working on all the railways of this region, called Mertçe. They are currently receiving training from Pakistan and Cameroon. I realized that it would not happen with them coming here, we had to go there. We wanted to buy and operate the YHT of Mecca and Medina. But when we went, we did not scratch the Saud. A French turned out. We talked to the French. Because they went there 10 years ago, provided consultancy and created their projects. So they are taking projects. They go and get their consultancy, then when the job is out, they work hard to shift them to their own companies. We have established a new consultancy project company for him. That's why we will go to those countries, we will. experiences on the rail in Turkey would like to transfer to different countries.
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