Articles By Lesley Brown
SNCF/DB – 10 years of high speed
This 1 June at Paris Gare de l’Est station, French and German rail operators SNCF and Deutsche Bahn (DB) celebrated a decade of high-speed cooperation. Their joint subsidiary Alleo, created in 2007, has since transported 16 million passengers between Paris, Munich, Stuttgart, and Frankfurt. Journeys that have saved 283,000 tonnes of C02 compared to the plane.
Georgia, Azerbaijan and Iran discuss new freight corridor to link India and Europe
The project concerns the building of a freight railway corridor between the three countries from India to Europe to improve connectivity. Currently freight travelling by the sea takes between 30 and 40 days.