RAILWAYS

TCDD Staff Reducing Food Fees

Due to the high salary received from the personnel in the catering services provided by TCDD Regional Centers, the United Transport Employees Union (BTS) made an attempt to reduce the wages before the General Directorate of TCDD. [more…]

RAILWAYS

Driving license expires

Drivers' licenses are coming to an expiration date: Tepeköy Driving Course Manager Gül Göllücelioğlu stated that the Ministry of Interior's work on the draft that will make significant changes in the 'Highway Traffic Regulation' has reached the final stage. [more…]

GENERAL

Railways Free

Railways Are Now Free With the “Law on the Liberalization of Railway Transportation in Turkey”, which was published in the Official Gazette and entered into force, TCDD is restructured as a railway infrastructure operator without changing its current legal status. [more…]

HEADLINE

Leave or renew land train

Leaving or renewing the land train TCDD draft law should have covered the philosophy and basic steps of the structural change program in the country's railways. 'Draft Law on Liberalization of Railway Transport in Turkey' (Law), in the first week of March [more…]

GENERAL

TÜDEMSAŞ Assigned General Manager Yıldıray Koçarslan

Yildiray Kocarslan, who was appointed as the General Manager and the Chairman of the Board of Directors, was replaced by Selim DURSUN, who was appointed as the Consultant to the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications from the position of General Manager and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TÜDEMSAŞ. [more…]

WORLD

Duck head with iron nets

Prime Minister Erdogan recently made a speech at the opening of the Istanbul metro 10. In the anthem of the year, “We have braided with iron nets” recalled the verse. "10. The year passes in the anthem; 'we've got iron nets'. Knitted what? No [more…]

Haydarpaşa Banliyo Station
34 Istanbul

There is Sorrow in Haydarpaşa

Within a few months, Haydarpaşa will be buried in a silence he is not used to. “The gate of Istanbul or closes, but what now? I've built so many kilometers of railroads in the country, the end of the steel rails in Haydarpaşa. I built a harbor with big buildings [more…]