ERA becomes cross-border rail traffic authority in Europe.(www.railway-technology.com)

ERA becomes cross-border rail traffic authority in Europe 
The EU Agency for Railways (ERA) has assumed the responsibility for vehicle authorisation and safety certification.

Indian Railways, REL sign MoU to upgrade signalling system 
Indian Railways has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with RailTel Enterprises (REL), a wholly-owned subsidiary company of RailTel Corporation of India, to upgrade signalling systems.

KiwiRail completes Napier-Wairoa line rehabilitation
New Zealand’s state-owned rail operator KiwiRail has completed the rehabilitation of the Napier-Wairoa rail line.

Thales to provide signalling technology for Canadian rail expansion 
Thales has received a contract from the consortium of East-West Connectors to provide signalling technology for the Confederation Line Extension project in Ottawa, Canada.