Change language:

APT Newschannel

China Sep 19

Peru's Kuczynski Not Sure about Brazil-Peru Interoceanic Railroad

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski admitted in Beijing on Wednesday, the interoceanic railway project, proposed by China to connect Brazil's Atlantic coast with Peru's Pacific coast, might not...

China Sep 16

China Rolls Out Its First Sky Train

China's first sky train came off the assembly line in the city of Nanjing, making it third country after Germany and Japan to develop the technology.

China Sep 15

Laos railway construction contracts awarded

Laos-China Railway Co Ltd has awarded China Railway Group subsidiaries contracts for the civil works on sections I, II and III of the Boten – Vientiane railway.

Hongkong Sep 09

MTR celebrates Hong Kong tunnel breakthrough

HONG Kong’s MTR Corporation held a ceremony on September 8 to mark the breakthrough of the 11km Tai Wai - Hung Hom tunnel section of the Shatin to Central Link (SCL) metro project.

Hongkong Hong Kong Jun 10

More than US$902million to upgrade Hong Kong's MTR train fleet

Hong Kong's metro operator, MTR Corporation, plans to invest HK$7 billion (US$902 million) to buy 78 new trains with advanced operating systems and equipment.

Hongkong HongKong Mar 31

Planned extension for Peak Tramways' operating rights in Hong Kong

In order to guarantee a stable tram service, it is planned to extend Peak Tramways' operating rights by 10 years.

Taiwan Aug 31

YouBike service down in Taiwan

The public bike rental service, YouBike, was temporarily suspended in six cities and counties in northern and central Taiwan Wednesday morning due to software damage during a system update

Taiwan Jul 01

Taiwan high-speed rail reaches Nangang

Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation (THSRC) extended its services to the east of the capital on June 30 with the opening of the 9.2km extension from Taipei Railway Station to Nangang

Taiwan Jun 22

Sanying Line turnkey contract awarded

The New Taipei City Government Department of Rapid Transit Systems has signed a turnkey contract for the Sanying Line in New Taipei City.

South Asia Jun 01

Kuala Lumpur LRT3 preliminary designer chosen

Systra is to undertake preliminary design for Line LRT3 in Kuala Lumpur, the company announced on May 24.

South Asia May 30

World Bank to finance Indian station upgrades

THE World Bank has agreed to provide a $US 500m seed capital loan with a seven-year repayment moratorium to kick-start Indian Railways' (IR) station redevelopment programme

South Asia May 27

Australian assistance for Jakarta metro

Melbourne’s Monash University is to assist the development of the Jakarta metro under a memorandum of understanding signed by Victoria’s Minister for Training & Skills Steve Herbert in Jakarta on May...

S.E. Asia Sep 23

Talgo completes New Delhi-Mumbai Central trial run in less than 12 hours

High speed train Talgo from spain completed the trial run between New Delhi and Mumbai Central in 11 hours and 48 minutes.

S.E. Asia Sep 14

Gold Line monorail gets cabinet green light

The cabinet gave the greenlight yesterday to the 2.68-kilometre Gold Line monorail system that will link Krung Thon Buri skytrain station with Prajadhipok Road to facilitate commuters in Thon Buri...

S.E. Asia Aug 24

MTR Corp underlying profit tumbles by 25.7pc to HK$5.07b

MTR Corp Limited (0066) announced today, underlying profit in the first half dropped by 25.7 percent to HK$5.07 billion.

N.E. Asia Sep 15

Kyushu Rail IPO planned

Japan’s government plans to privatise Kyushu Railway Co through a share sale that may fetch about 500 billion yen (US$5bil) in what would be the nation’s biggest initial public offering (IPO) this...

N.E. Asia Sep 07

Hitachi Metals to Introduce Harness Assembly Lines in Europe to Strengthen Its Rolling Stock Cable Business

Hitachi Metals, Ltd. will introduce harness assembly lines for rolling stock wire and cables

N.E. Asia Aug 30

Hitachi reveals first train for Taipei Circular Line

The first train for Taipei’s metro Circular Line emerged from Hitachi Rail Italy’s Reggio Calabria plant on August 30.

AUS / NZ Jul 12

KiwiRail to order more Chinese locomotives

The board of KiwiRail has approved the acquisition of 15 additional DL class locomotives from CRRC Corporation subsidiary Dalian Locomotive and Rolling Stock for delivery in 2018, despite ongoing...

AUS / NZ Jun 27

Western Australia’s Public Transport Authority purchases a further ten trainsets

Western Australia's (WA) Public Transport Authority (PTA) has ordered another ten B Series three-car electric multiple unit (EMU) trains from EDI Rail Bombardier Transportation.

AUS / NZ Jun 20

New South Wales commits $A 12bn to Sydney metro

The premier of the Australian state of New South Wales Mr Mike Baird announced on June 20 that the state government will commit $A 12bn ($US 8.9bn) towards the Sydney Metro project over the next four...

All Sep 23

Joint DB-SNCF digitalization initiative

Memorandum of understanding signed

All Sep 23

World's first hydrogen train to go into service in Germany

The hydrogen, or hydrail, train is set to run on the Buxtehude-Bremervörde-Bremerhaven-Cuxhaven line in Lower Saxony starting in December 2017, Die Welt reported on Tuesday.

S.E. Asia Sep 23

Talgo completes New Delhi-Mumbai Central trial run in less than 12 hours

High speed train Talgo from spain completed the trial run between New Delhi and Mumbai Central in 11 hours and 48 minutes.

All Sep 20

InnoTrans 2016: New Records as the Leading International Transport Trade Fair Opens its Doors

When this year’s InnoTrans opens its doors on September 20 it will be the largest ever.

China Sep 19

Peru's Kuczynski Not Sure about Brazil-Peru Interoceanic Railroad

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski admitted in Beijing on Wednesday, the interoceanic railway project, proposed by China to connect Brazil's Atlantic coast with Peru's Pacific coast, might not...

China Sep 16

China Rolls Out Its First Sky Train

China's first sky train came off the assembly line in the city of Nanjing, making it third country after Germany and Japan to develop the technology.

N.E. Asia Sep 15

Kyushu Rail IPO planned

Japan’s government plans to privatise Kyushu Railway Co through a share sale that may fetch about 500 billion yen (US$5bil) in what would be the nation’s biggest initial public offering (IPO) this...

China Sep 15

Laos railway construction contracts awarded

Laos-China Railway Co Ltd has awarded China Railway Group subsidiaries contracts for the civil works on sections I, II and III of the Boten – Vientiane railway.

S.E. Asia Sep 14

Gold Line monorail gets cabinet green light

The cabinet gave the greenlight yesterday to the 2.68-kilometre Gold Line monorail system that will link Krung Thon Buri skytrain station with Prajadhipok Road to facilitate commuters in Thon Buri...

China Sep 14

Aust-China group to build Melbourne trains

Australian-Chinese consortium Evolution Rail has been chosen as the preferred provider of Melbourne's new suburban rail fleet.

News

Pick the news categories you want to subscribe to:

Events

Pick the event categories you want to subscribe to:

Tender Notes

Pick the tender notes categories you want to subscribe to:


No category selected!