Philippines awards station building contract for Metro Manila subway
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) in the Philippines has awarded a design-build contract to construct the first three stations of Metro Manila subway.
Wabtec completes $11bn merger with GE Transportation
Wabtec has completed its $11bn merger deal with GE Transportation, a former business unit of GE, to become a major player in rail equipment, transportation and associated services.
EU to cancel $340m funding for Turin-Lyon high-speed rail over delays
The European Union (EU) is reportedly planning to cancel €300m ($340m) in funding for the Turin-Lyon high-speed rail due to prolonged delays.
World Bank calls on Belarus to introduce rail reforms
World Bank has urged Belarus to introduce rail reforms and restructure the country’s railway sector in order to boost competitiveness and passenger experience.