Coronavirus

VTG calls for industry support post-pandemic

The European rolling stock lease and rail logistics company VTG has set out a programme for industry after the pandemic, and it puts rail freight at the heart of recovery. The company says supporting the railway...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Car sales in China slowly picking up

The sale of cars in China is picking up again. According to first estimates, China sold 2.14 million passenger cars and small vans in May. That would be around 12 per cent more than in...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Hungarian railway. Photo: Maxpixel

Paper documents not necessarily needed right now

As a result of COVID-19’s impact on the railway industry, some railway companies are confronted with challenges in preparing and collecting paper-based documents required for customs procedures. If needed, electronic documents could temporarily be accepted,...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Containerised hospital on tracks in Kazakhstan

KTZ Express, an intermodal subsidiary of Kazakhstan Railways, has contributed to fighting with the coronavirus in the country. It delivered to Almaty, the largest city in Kazakhstan, the components for the prefabricated hospital. The medical...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko