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China Aug 24

CRRC hands over Transnet diesel locomotives

The first two of 232 Class 45 diesel locomotives have been handed over to Transnet by CRRC Vice-President Sun Yongcai during a ceremony in Durban.

China Aug 23

Chinese High-Speed Rail Maker CRRC’s Profit Trails Estimates

China’s only maker of high-speed locomotives reported a 2 percent gain in first-half profit, trailing analysts’ estimates, as Asia’s biggest economy expanded its rail network. Shares slumped in Hong...

China Aug 23

China's high-speed train maker begins India operations, plans more plants

China's rail transportation equipment maker CRRC Corporation Ltd on Saturday announced that it had started operations of its first joint venture plant in India.

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.

Hongkong HongKong Mar 31

Hong Kong's MTR confirms that automatic trains to run on South Island Line by next year

Hong Kong's MTR Corporation confirmed that fully automatic trains will be operational on the South Island Line that is currently under construction by next year. Currently the line is 84% complete....

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.

Taiwan May 12

Kaohsiung railway underground project has to wait for another 3 years

Kaohsiung railway underground project scheduled in operation in 2017, due to delays land acquisition of Fengshan station, the project delays 1.5 years und estimate in operation in 2019.

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 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.

S.E. Asia Aug 19

Singapore, Malaysia to call joint tender for High Speed Rail project

Malaysia's MyHSR and Singapore's Land Transport Authority (LTA) will be calling for a joint tender on Monday (Aug 22) to appoint a Joint Development Partner (JDP).

S.E. Asia Aug 16

Japan to fund $US 2.4bn railway in Philippines

The Japanese government announced on August 12 that it will provide a $US 2.4bn loan for a new railway in the Philippines in order to ease Manila’s traffic difficulties.

N.E. Asia Aug 10

Korail wins Manila MRT-7 consultancy contract

Korea’s national train operator Korail was awarded a contract on August 1 to provide consultancy services for the design of Manila metro Line MRT-7

N.E. Asia Aug 03

Incheon opens metro Line 2

The Korean city of Incheon opened its second metro line on July 30, almost 17 years after the opening of Line 1.

N.E. Asia Aug 02

Japanese loan to fund Colombo light rail project

The Japanese government is to provide a soft loan for the construction of a light rail network in Colombo.

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...

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.

China Aug 24

CRRC hands over Transnet diesel locomotives

The first two of 232 Class 45 diesel locomotives have been handed over to Transnet by CRRC Vice-President Sun Yongcai during a ceremony in Durban.

China Aug 23

Chinese High-Speed Rail Maker CRRC’s Profit Trails Estimates

China’s only maker of high-speed locomotives reported a 2 percent gain in first-half profit, trailing analysts’ estimates, as Asia’s biggest economy expanded its rail network. Shares slumped in Hong...

China Aug 23

China's high-speed train maker begins India operations, plans more plants

China's rail transportation equipment maker CRRC Corporation Ltd on Saturday announced that it had started operations of its first joint venture plant in India.

All Aug 22

London's 24-hour Tube

The start of 24-hour weekend service on London's Tube is set to boost the capital city's thriving night-time economy.

China Aug 19

Second metro line opens in Zhengzhou

The second metro line in Zhengzhou opened for trial operation at 10.00 on August 19.

S.E. Asia Aug 19

Singapore, Malaysia to call joint tender for High Speed Rail project

Malaysia's MyHSR and Singapore's Land Transport Authority (LTA) will be calling for a joint tender on Monday (Aug 22) to appoint a Joint Development Partner (JDP).

China Aug 18

Signals failure halt subway services on Beijing’s Line 1 for more than an hour

A metro line running through the centre of Beijing halted services for more than an hour during the morning rush hour on Thursday, causing massive delays for commuters.

China Aug 17

CRRC Ziyang wins Iranian locomotive order

Ziyang Iran Rail Pardaz Group, a subsidiary of Iran’s Rail Pardaz Seir, signed a contract with CRRC Ziyang, China, on August 9 for 30 main line diesel locomotives.

S.E. Asia Aug 16

Japan to fund $US 2.4bn railway in Philippines

The Japanese government announced on August 12 that it will provide a $US 2.4bn loan for a new railway in the Philippines in order to ease Manila’s traffic difficulties.

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