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
Sagarmala to save up to Rs40,000 crore logistic costs annually by 2025: report
Live Mint - 10/24/2016 4:09:29 PM
At present, India has the highest logistics cost in the world at 19% of GDP ... shipping and inland waterways in the country’s modal mix remains low, an emphasis on coastal shipping to complement road and rail transport can lead to overall logistic ...
Porn site access by Wi-Fi, blocked at Patna railway station
indialivetoday.com - 10/26/2016 5:51:30 AM
... major stations across the country in three years from now. Railways would thus emerge as the largest provider of free Wi-Fi service to public in the world, sources said adding that Wi-Fi service was commissioned by RailTel in association with Google.
Ethiopia-Djibouti Railway signals new era of Chinese aid in infrastructure construction
ECNS - 10/27/2016 2:29:53 AM
They believe that the railway will help improve the two countries' social and economic development. China is the largest trading partner of Ethiopia, one of the world's fastest-growing economies which sees almost 90 percent of its imports and exports ...
Opposing camps to hold dialogue on railway through Nairobi National Park
The Guardian - 10/25/2016 12:26:24 PM
as well as tourists and business visitors from all over the world. The co-existence, side by side, of bustling metropolis and natural wildlife paradise sets Nairobi apart from every other capital city on earth. The proposal to construct a railway through ...
City to aid railways with 1st university
Times of India - 10/23/2016 3:46:13 AM
This is to set up country's first railway university," said Modi. "If the entire world has reached at 100th place in railways, India stands at tenth position. Even today, our coaches, their speed, the way they are given signals, remains the same.
World's largest underground city at KL terminal to be 'gem' on China's rail corridor
Channel News Asia - 10/25/2016 7:18:35 AM
KUALA LUMPUR: The Kuala Lumpur terminal of the Singapore Malaysia high speed rail, which will feature what has been billed as the world’s largest underground ... part of China’s grand plan to link up 65 countries in a modern-day Silk Road - will ...
Bombardier's Russian Rail Control Joint Venture Expands into Serbian Market
EIN News Desk World News Report - 10/24/2016 10:25:53 AM
Peter Cedervall, President, Rail Control Solutions Division ... employs around 39,400 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries. Bombardier is the world's leading manufacturer of both planes and trains. Looking far ahead while ...
Sagarmala programme revolutionising logistics in country through port led development
Webindia 123 - 10/24/2016 4:38:07 PM
India, where the logistics cost (19 per cent of GDP) is amongst the highest in the world will undergo ... per cent cheaper than road or rail transport. Although the share of coastal shipping and inland waterways in the country's modal mix remains low ...
China’s Shandong Province embraces the world through win-win cooperation
gnnliberia.com - 10/23/2016 9:01:11 AM
With Jinan as its capital, Shandong has a well developed transportation system; the Beijing-Shanghai Railway ... s opening to the world, its economic and development activities as well as ongoing relations with other countries. The local officials ...
Indian Railways & APHRTO organised a conference on Heritage Rail Tourism
thedollarbusiness.com - 10/22/2016 8:55:12 AM
The event, which saw the participation of countries such as Japan ... delegates focusing on various aspects of rail heritage and promoting heritage rail tourism in the world. In addition to this, the annual general meetings of APHTRO and World Association ...
Loans, planned railways, arms: What China has done for its 'friends'
Rappler - 10/23/2016 1:11:43 PM
(READ: What Duterte accomplished in China) The Philippines is not the first country to cozy up to China as several countries in recent years have established strong ties with the world's second ... Venezuela launched a railway company partly owned by ...
The Most Railway Friendly Country In The World Is…
ecolocalizer.com - 3/19/2008 11:57:33 PM
So who are the world’s most railway friendly countries, and what can we learn from them about implementing practical rail services that people will actually want to use? Data provided by The International Union of Railways shows Japan as the world leader ...
Illuminate your holidays in Japan this Winter with Tobu Railways
australia.etbtravelnews.com - 10/27/2016 4:41:43 PM
Tobu Railway Co. Ltd, the biggest private railroad company ... Tobu World Square Illumination – Simultaneous light-up of 102 world-famous buildings 102 world famous buildings from 21 countries, skillfully reproduced on a 1/25 scale including 46 buildings ...
China Now The World’s Largest Economy, America Falls To Second Place
africanglobe.net - 10/26/2016 3:14:01 AM
AFRICANGLOBE – China has toppled America to become the largest economy in the world, according to figures from the International ... which makes adjustments for the fact that goods are cheaper in countries such as China relative to the US.
Indian Railways & APHRTO organises conference on Heritage Rail tourism
T3 - 10/24/2016 1:17:41 PM
Participants from many countries including Japan ... delegates primarily covering various aspects of Rail Heritage and promoting Heritage Rail Tourism in the world. The Annual General Meetings of APHTRO and WATTRAIN (World Association of Tourist Trams ...