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15,000 engineers needed for rail industry by 2030: Khaw Boon Wan


SINGAPORE: There are almost 10,000 engineers in the rail industry currently but this is expected to increase to 15,000 by 2030, Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan said on Thursday (Feb 23).  479 more words

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Chronique urbaine

Que se passe t-il dans notre rue ? Rien de particulier. Voir même, rien du tout. C’est relativement calme. On est à première vue assez surpris de l’absence de passants, de passage et plus généralement de vie.  718 more words


China's Transport Ministry fines 14 container lines (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

BEIJING, Feb 23 (FAM) – The Chinese Ministry of Transport has announced that it had implemented administrative punishment on 14 container carriers for either not reporting their freight rates or not carrying out their filed rates or quoting zero freight rates. 51 more words


China’s rail cargo volume continues to rise in January (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

BEIJING, Feb 23 (FAM) – China’s railway freight volume continued to rise in January, pointing to stabilizing economic activity, official data showed Wednesday. 28 more words


KN Eurasia Express launches new rail service between China & Europe (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

HAMBURG, Feb 23 (FAM) – With the launch of KN Eurasia Express, Kuehne + Nagel offers less than container load (LCL) shipments between China and Europe and complements the company’s existing full container load (FCL) rail offering for import and export shipments. 68 more words


CSX top executives retire as railway awaits ascension of Hunter Harrison (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

LONG BEACH, Feb 23 (FAM) – CSX chief executive Michael Ward and president Clarence Gooden will retire May 31, the Jacksonville-based railway announced, as all await the ascension Hunter Harrison, ex-CEO of Canada’s CP and CN. 19 more words


DB Schenker considering US acquisitions (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

FRANKFURT, Feb 23 (FAM) – Deutsche Bahn’s freight forwarding and logistics subsidiary DB Schenker is reportedly looking for possible acquisitions in the US after acknowledging a need to up its presence in the huge US freight market. 49 more words