Definition: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, standard, narrow, and dual. Other gauges are listed under note.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Railways map
DP World eyes $1bn investments in India
Arabian Business - 2/13/2016 10:26:28 AM
DP World has said it is planning to invest $1 billion ... investments it could consider would be new or existing terminals in the country, inland container depots or expansion of rail services for rolling stock. The announcement came during a visit to ...
India Due To Become Fastest Growing Country
Yahoo News - 2/8/2016 9:49:27 AM
Since then he has tried to kickstart India's flagging economy through a slew of reforms in the road, railways ... The country is the third largest importer of crude oil behind America and China. In the 2016 report of the World Bank for Doing Business ...
World's largest mining project takes $1 billion hit
Mining - 2/12/2016 4:32:44 PM
and its partners – China's Chalco together with the World Bank – inked a $20 billion deal for the southern section of the Simandou iron deposit in Guinea. The agreement calls for a new 650km railway across the West African country to Conakry ...
100 global artistes, 12 countries, desi flavour: World Music Festival to turn Udaipur into a vibrant musical landscape
IBN LIve - 2/12/2016 8:11:39 AM
What gives Udaipur World Music Festival an edge over other such events happening across the country? "I wouldn’t want to talk ... Since the venues for the festival - Fatehsagar Paal & Railway Training Institute Ground – can easily accommodate close ...
Comparative Rail Safety
Pakistan Defence - 2/12/2016 8:54:36 AM
Look at some Vietnamese here who claim their airline are safest in the world, more safe than US ... Using Wikipedia’s list of rail crashes and its UIC-sourced list of rail passenger-km by country, one can compare different countries’ mainline passenger ...
Seven of the world's best cities we love the most
townandcountrymagazine.com.au - 2/14/2016 12:09:41 AM
my country! city of the soul ... Verte Rene-Dumont – on an old railway viaduct that runs through the 12th arrondissement from Place de la Bastille to Bois de Vincennes. It was the only elevated park in the world until New York's High Line opened.
Stop double standards on dealing with terror, India and UAE tell the world
Firstpost - 2/13/2016 4:21:24 AM
“They reiterated their condemnation for efforts, including by states, to use religion to justify, support and sponsor terrorism against other countries ... especially in priority areas such as railways, roads, ports, and shipping. During the visit ...
India steel output to grow by 7% in 2016: Platts
Economic Times - 2/11/2016 3:22:20 PM
"In 2015, out of the 10 largest steel production countries in the world, nine saw production cuts ... and much needed new investments in infrastructure projects such as roads, railways, ports, power and water infrastructure are a key driver for steel ...
DP World Announces Intention to Back Potential Infrastructure Development in India and Seeks Opportunities Worth Over USD 1 Billion
It News Online - 2/13/2016 8:46:15 AM
In India we have created rail connections to the hinterland and have ... The Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal, operating in JN port is DP World’s flagship operation in India, and the country’s first foray into public-private partnership ...
Railway stations see travel peak as Spring Festival holiday comes to end
China Daily - 2/13/2016 3:34:17 PM
The China Railway Corporation (CRC), the country's rail carrier ... trips are expected to be made by train during the 40-day "Chunyun" starting Jan. 24, the world's largest annual human migration for family reunions. The National weather observatory ...
Could A Chinese Railway And A United East Africa Lead To U.S. Of Africa?
AFKinside - 2/10/2016 3:09:12 PM
The integrational bloc is betting that its East African Railway Master Plan, partially financed and constructed ... the relations between its members and formally becoming a factor in world politics. If it succeeds in forming a federation, then the newly ...
Railway upgrade could unleash Ethiopia’s produce export potential
Fresh Fruit Portal - 2/11/2016 3:12:11 AM
"Ethiopian Air cargo goes to different countries around the world, and we can go directly to destinations ... "There will be a good opportunity to send it to Djibouti by rail, and then seafreight to Europe. "Now we are exporting fresh fine beans, we ...
Scenic Switzerland – Proves a draw with 23% more visitors from GGC countries in 2015
Saudi Gazette - 2/12/2016 8:57:35 PM
During the year, world-famous annual events and festivals ... Worldwide, ST employs about 230 staff in 26 countries. Switzerland Tourism together with Swiss Federal Railways has established the Switzerland Travel Center (STC) This company does hotel ...
Siemens & Russian Railways ready to tackle international projects
RT - 2/11/2016 2:10:45 PM
Germany’s Siemens is ready for joint international rail projects ... to other countries,” said Moeller, adding that Siemens sees some interesting possibilities in this field of work. READ MORE: Europe-Asia link megaproject will reshape world economic ...