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Sunday, 30.04.2017, 21:32
On April 24, 2017, the Supervisory Board of “RB Rail AS” appointed three new board members to the Management Board of the joint venture: Kaspars Rokens, Ignas Degutis and Deniss Muraško, RB Rail As informed BC.
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The Estonian governmental transit commission that met after a more than seven-year break on Tuesday discussed raising the competitiveness of Estonian ports and plans for using global trade routes in the future, with representatives of businesses expressing their readiness to search for joint solutions with the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications, reports LETA/BNS.
More than 200 companies from 18 countries attending “Industry Suppliers' Day” of “Rail Baltica Global Forum 2017”25.04.2017
Today, April 25, more than 200 potential suppliers of the Rail Baltica project from 18 countries meet in Riga to attend “Industry Suppliers' Day” – an international event that is part of RB Rail AS organized “Rail Baltica Global Forum 2017” devoted to the project's implementation.
The Rail Baltica Global Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) presented on April 24 during Rail Baltica Global Forum 2017 confirms that the Rail Baltica project is financially and economically viable. The new study reaffirms the project’s economic feasibility and highly beneficial nature, providing the necessary updated parameters for the project’s continued EU and national co-financing, Rail Baltica Global Forum representatives informed BC.
Rail Baltica Global Forum 2017, a two-day international event devoted to the Rail Baltica project takes place in Riga24.04.2017
Today marks the beginning of the international two-day event Rail Baltica Global Forum 2017 – Building a New Economic Corridor organized by RB Rail AS, a joint venture by the three Baltic States, with the support of the project’s national implementing bodies – Rail Baltic Estonia, Eiropas Dzelzceļa līnijas and Rail Baltica statyba. A live video stream will be accessible both Forum days on www.railbaltica.org/forum.
In the first three months of this year, Latvian rail freight company Baltijas Ekspresis raised its freight turnover 3.4 times compared to the same period in 2016, said the Baltic Association - Transport and Logistics (BATL) business organization.