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Monday, 05.12.2016, 06:29
Stasys Dailydka, long-standing CEO of Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways, or LG), has turned in his resignation to the state-run company's board on Friday.
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Latvijas Dzelzcels rail company signs strategic cooperation memorandum with Russian carrier Transcontainer01.12.2016
Latvijas Dzelzcels (Latvian Railways, LDz) rail company and Russian container shipping company Transcontainer signed a strategic cooperation memorandum during the 10th international industry fair Transport Rossii in Moscow, reports LETA.
Rubesa: next year's tasks of the Rail Baltic/Rail Baltica project – to achieve project maturity and implement efficient use of resources30.11.2016
On November 30, 2016 an international conference organized by the Ministry of Transport of Republic of Latvia named “Progress of project Rail Baltic/Rail Baltica 2016” was held in Riga, where the representatives of the ministries and implementing bodies informed about their achieved progress in each of the Baltic states. Among the spokesperson in the conference were representatives from the three Baltic states including the CEO and Chairperson of the Board of the joint venture RB Rail AS –Baiba Rubesa.
Officials from the Latvian Ministry of Transport met on Tuesday with members of the governing board of the Tartu chapter of the Estonian Free Party to inform the latter that the route of Rail Baltic in Latvia has already been endorsed by the Cabinet of Ministers and will not be changed, writes LETA/BNS.
Talks to continue with Latvian and Danish architects over reconstruction of Riga Central Rail Station28.11.2016
A jury for the international sketch design competition for construction of the Rail Baltica bridge and complex development of the central multi-modal public transport hub in Riga has awarded second place to two entries, as none of the sketch designs met all the criteria of the contracting party, the jury told LETA today.
he Latvian state cannot issue to train engine repair company Daugavpils Lokomotivju Remonta Rupnica (DLRR) a state guarantee for a bank loan but the Finance Ministry will meet with the company's representatives to discuss the situation, reports LETA.
In November 30, 2016 Ministry of Transport of Latvia is organizing international conference “Progress of project Rail Baltica/Rail Baltic 2016”. Ministry representatives and project implementing parties will discuss project progress in every Baltic country assuring unity of the Baltic states in Rail Baltica/Rail Baltic project implementation, BC informs conference organizers.