Russian Railways and JSC TEIC sign deal to build 410km railway line.(www.railway-technology.com)

Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan cross-border train service launched
Cross-border passenger train services have commenced operations between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, connecting the cities of Samarkand and Astana.

Russian Railways and JSC TEIC sign deal to build 410km railway line
Russian Railways (RZD) has signed a cooperation agreement with the JSC Tuva Energy Industrial Corporation (JSC TEIC) for the construction of the Elegest-Kyzyl-Kuragino Railway Line.

Chengdu metro Line 4 in China starts commercial service
Chengdu metro line 4 of Phase 2 in western China has begun commercial service, following the start of Phase 1 operations in December 2015.

Greenbrier and MUL sign deal to expand railcar business in North America
The Greenbrier Companies and Tokyo-based Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance (MUL) have entered agreements to expand their partnership in North America in accordance with the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) announced in April.