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, 2012See also: Railways map
Exclusive - Railways in talks with World Bank for infra fund
btvin.com - 5/28/2015 4:04:38 PM
Railway Ministry is in talks with the World Bank to set up a long term infrastructure fund as it looks to invest Rs 8.56 lakh crore to modernise the creaky infrastructure of the country's biggest public utility. A financing cell created by Railways ...
Port developments reflect the country’s promising maritime future
theworldfolio.com - 5/28/2015 1:27:10 PM
It will connect the north of the country with the south port of Pointe-Noire, and link railways, river transport and highways. The port’s capacity is planned to be 1.2 million tons and there are additional plans to construct a second port at the point ...
World Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings Industry
Market Watch - 5/28/2015 6:46:18 AM
GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-110Table 40: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis forPipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings by Geographic Region/Country -US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),Middle East & Africa, and Latin American Markets ...
World optimistic about India, PM Modi says on govt's first anniversary
Times of India - 5/26/2015 8:57:31 AM
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the world is optimistic about India ... the job of connecting -- from the borders of the country to the ports of the country, through roads and railways, and also through Digital India and ...
Georgia Builds Momentum for a Green Transport Strategy
The World Bank - 5/29/2015 12:25:43 AM
A major dialogue – jointly organized by the World Bank and Georgia ... indeed be a challenge in a country like Georgia, where roads are developed by the Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure, investments in railways are determined by ...
Dawn - 5/25/2015 1:42:03 AM
QATAR, the world’s largest exporter of liquefied natural gas and one of the smaller oil producing countries, has enjoyed significantly ... including spending on infrastructure such ports and railways. Foreign exchange reserves, currently around $42bn ...
Google Maps allows turn-by-turn navigation—offline
Ars Technica - 5/28/2015 6:42:07 PM
“Now I can search and navigate the real world, online or offline,” Fitzpatrick said. In addition, Google announced that it will be pushing to make the map experience more useful to locals, allowing users to navigate railways in India, for example.
GCC coordinates to unify customary measures at train stations by 2018 - Kuwaiti official
MENAFN - 5/26/2015 7:17:18 AM
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states started considering the implementation of unified customary measures to transfer goods and passengers of member states by trains and railways ... of GCC countries, he noted.
Bharat far away from Swacch: Brooming the country is a daily job, Mr PM
IN - 5/26/2015 6:01:33 PM
As he passes one year in office, India is as filthy as it ever was with some of the world's most polluted air ... The sanitation pledge alone requires building 70,000 toilets per day. The country is still 100 million toilets short of its goal while ...
APC gives go-ahead to CPEC; Western corridor to be completed on priority
Business Recorder - 5/28/2015 5:52:01 PM
He said the CPEC would help Pakistan achieve its cherished dream of becoming a developed country and said the project would not ... briefly updated the participants and said the world today saw Pakistan as the focus of Chinese investment and they too ...
Railways not a company where you can transfer ownership to a private entity: Suresh Prabhu
Economic Times - 5/19/2015 4:22:28 PM
and at a time when there is no other country in the world which will have appetite for investment into infrastructure as much as India has. ET Now: Railways has a lot of land parcel. People think that should be monetised. What do you think about this?
World Bank officials to tour ‘dying’ Byo
New Zimbabwe - 5/20/2015 1:50:58 PM
SENIOR World Bank officials are visiting Zimbabwe to have a first-hand appreciation of the challenges facing the country. The two directors ... They will also visit the National Railways of Zimbabwe, the Cold Storage Commission as well as tour one of ...
PM Modi laid foundation of prosperous, strong country: Manoj Sinha
Webindia 123 - 5/27/2015 5:53:12 PM
Union Minister of States for Railways Manoj Sinha today here said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was successful in laying the foundation of a strong and a prosperous country ... strong message was also sent in the world from the foreign visits of Prime ...
I have always been fascinated by Korea: PM Modi
India Today - 5/19/2015 4:19:29 AM
How a country of the size of Gujarat can achieve so much progress. - We are keen to modernise railways, planning metro rail in 50 ... Korea has given exemplary products to the world, want to replicate Korean model. - I came here when I was the CM of ...
India's Ancient Railways Meet High-Tech Scheduling
The Huffington Post - 5/18/2015 2:33:18 AM
Last month, Indian Railways became the first company in the country to launch a mobile-based customer complaint service. Mumbai’s metro service also recently launched one of the world’s most flexible fare card systems, where riders can pay their fare ...