A couple of newlywed Croatians, Kristijan Ilicic and Andrea Trgovcevic Ilicic, decided to spend their honeymoon in a very unique way: on the Iron Ore Train. The train, running from Zouérat to Nouadhibou, in Mauritania, and carrying iron ore, is one of the longest trains in the world, measuring nearly 2,500 metres.Read more
|Comment|author: Marco Raimondi

Can Turkey become China’s Eurasian game changer?

ANALYSISCloser trade relations with Turkey and its better integration within the Belt and Road Initiative seem to be in China’s immediate plans. The 3rd China-Turkey Communication Forum held on 26 September brought up some interesting...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Russian Railways staff found dead on his balcony

Pavel Pchelnikov, the head of communications at Russian Railways subsidiary Digital Logistics, has passed away. He was found dead on his balcony in Moscow on Wednesday morning 28 September. The reported cause of death is...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Canada to help Ukraine reconstruct its railways

Canada will help Ukraine in restoring its railway infrastructure. This was agreed during a meeting on Wednesday 28 September between the respective ministries. The governments of Canada and Ukraine, together with Ukrainian Railways and RAC...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen