Topic: Russia

Estonian Operail to be auctioned off and privatised

Operail, the Estonian state-owned rail freight operator, is for sale. On 6 June, the government approved the imminent privatisation of the company. It has struggled to maintain profitability following sanctions against Russia and Belarus.Read more
|Comment|author: Dennis van der Laan

New government setup is supposed to enhance Russian rail

Russia is shuffling its government leadership for the transport sector in order to streamline the development of the country’s transport and logistics. Alongside the traditional transport minister, Russia will now also have former transport minister...Read more
|Comment|author: Dennis van der Laan

Russia and Iran finalising Rasht-Astara agreement

Russia and Iran are reportedly finalising an agreement for the Rasht-Astara railway. The line in northern Iran is a crucial missing piece for the western branch of the International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC). According to...Read more
|Comment|author: Dennis van der Laan