81 Japan

World's fastest train arrives

The fastest train in the world is coming: The Japanese government is starting work to mass-produce the world's fastest train. The train will be able to speed 482 kilometers. The train is expected to be put into service in 2027. Japanese government to build the fastest train in the world [more…]

34 Istanbul

FIATA World Congress 2014 Held in Istanbul

FIATA World Congress 2014 Held in Istanbul: The FIATA World Congress 2014 is held in Istanbul, hosted by the International Transport and Logistics Service Providers Association (UTIKAD). Official opening of the 2014 World Congress of the International Federation of Transport Organizers Associations (FIATA) [more…]

RAILWAYS

VakıfBank to Konya Railway Station CIP Lounge

CIP Lounge from VakıfBank to Konya Train Station: Carrying the comfort of the airport to high-speed train stations, VakıfBank has added new CIP Lounges to Rail & Miles card holders. New ones of the “VakıfBank Rail & Miles CIP Lounges”, the first of which was opened in Ankara Station, are in Konya and Eskişehir. [more…]

Intercity Railways

Maximum speed in freight transport by train

Maximum speed can be achieved in freight transportation by train: Minister Elvan stated that they attach importance to fast freight transportation in High Speed ​​Trains (YHT) and said, “Especially all our cargoes coming from Izmir axis and Ankara axis will reach Karaman, from there to Mersin and Adana. [more…]

GENERAL

Wagons arrived before arriving in Trabzona railway

Wagons arrived before the railway arrived in Trabzon: The Ro-Ro Ship, which took wagons from Samsun to Russia's Kavkaz Port, took shelter in Trabzon Port due to adverse weather conditions. The ship, which left Samsun on Monday, October 13, loaded with wagons, to go to Russia's Kavkaz Port, was the discharge port. [more…]

GENERAL

5 billion dollar rail investment coming

5 billion investment in railways is coming: The government approved the decision of the High Planning Council (YPK) on the implementation, coordination and monitoring of the 2015 program. Achieving the targets set in the 2015 program in the Council of Ministers decision published in the current issue of the Official Gazette [more…]