Railways

International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Thursday, 28.05.2020, 01:04

1 ..2 ..3 ..4 ..5 ..6 ..7 ..8 ..9 ..10 ..11 [>][>>>]
Lithuanian Railways comes under fire for electrification tender, winner's reputation

Lithuanian Railways comes under fire for electrification tender, winner's reputation

25.05.2020

The actions of Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways, LG), Lithuania's state-owned railway company, have led to the delay and increase in the price of the railway electrification project, and the reputation of the tender's winner, a Spanish company, is raising doubt, according to the summary of an internal audit abstract published on May 25th, informs LETA/BNS.

Keyword tags: EU – Baltic States, Funds, Legislation, Lithuania, Railways, Transport



Latvijas Dzelzcels Group posts EUR 9.3 mln loss in 2019

Latvijas Dzelzcels Group posts EUR 9.3 mln loss in 2019

25.05.2020

Latvijas Dzelzcels (Latvian Railroads) Group posted EUR 337.645 mln in turnover last year, which is 7.5% less than in 2018, while the group's losses totaled EUR 9.328 mln euros, as opposed to a profit of EUR 14.408 mln the group achieved in 2018, according to Firmas.lv information, reported LETA/BNS.

Estonian local govts want faster passenger rail links

Estonian local govts want faster passenger rail links

21.05.2020

- Estonian local governments' cooperation organizations have made a proposal to conduct in parallel with railway electrification also the reconstruction works required for promptly increasing the speed of passenger trains after said electrification, writes LETA/BNS.


Rail freight in Latvia down 46.9% in 4 months

Rail freight in Latvia down 46.9% in 4 months

20.05.2020

In the first four months of 2020, freight transportation by rail in Latvia fell 46.9% from the same period a year ago to 8.013 million tons, the data of the Transport Ministry shows., cites LETA.

Estonia's top court partially revokes spatial plan for Rail Baltica

Estonia's top court partially revokes spatial plan for Rail Baltica

19.05.2020

The Supreme Court of Estonia has partially granted an appeal by the environmental associations Avalikult Rail Balticaust (ARB) and Eesti Looduskaitse Selts (Estonian Society for Nature Conservation) and revoked the Parnu County Plan for sections 3A, 4A and 4H of the track of Rail Baltica, informs LETA/BNS.


15.05.2020

Pasazieru Vilciens rail company to reopen Riga-Valga-Riga route on Saturday

Since the governments of the Baltic states have decided to reopen the countries' internal borders for free travel of their citizens and residents, Latvia's Pasazieru Vilciens rail company is resuming service on its Riga-Valga-Riga route as of this Saturday, the company's representative Agnese Licite informed LETA.

15.05.2020

Elron's sales revenue grew by 16.6% in 2019

The sales revenue of the state-owned company Eesti Liinirongid, operator of Estonia's domestic passenger train services under the Elron brand, grew 16.6% year on year to 18.6 million euros in 2019, cites LETA/BNS.

1 ..2 ..3 ..4 ..5 ..6 ..7 ..8 ..9 ..10 ..11 [>][>>>]

Search site