Alstom’s JV Gibela’s first trains for PRASA begin commercial service

Alstom’s JV Gibela’s first trains fo...

May 11, 2017: Alstom has recently announced that its South African joint venture (JV) partner Gibela has seen its first 13 X&rsquo ...

Bombardier to provide 33 TWINDEXX Vario double-deck coaches to ISR

Bombardier to provide 33 TWINDEXX Vario ...

May 11, 2017: Bombardier Transportation has signed a contract to provide 33 additional BOMBARDIER TWINDEXX Vario double- ...

Tanzania-Rwanda rail expansion to improve East African rail links

Tanzania-Rwanda rail expansion to improv...

10 May, 2017: The first phase of news standard gauge line in Kenya from Mombasa to Nairobi is approaching completion. This project ...

Transnet expanding to eight more African countries

Transnet expanding to eight more African...

May 06, 2017: Transnet, africa’s leading freight logistics chain is pursuing to expand its operations to eight more countrie ...

China is the single largest contributor of Africa's FDI, says report

China is the single largest contributor ...

May 05, 2017: China is investing in Africa heavily, which makes it the single largest contributor of foreign directive investment ...

South Africa to host Africa Rail 2017 in June

South Africa to host Africa Rail 2017 in...

Apr 27, 2017: Africa’s largest rail conference and exhibition, Africa Rail 2017, will be held from June 13 to 14, in South A ...

Bombardier will deliver TALENT 3 train to Vlexx for Germany operations

Bombardier will deliver TALENT 3 train t...

Apr 1, 2017: Bombardier Transportation and transport company vlexx GmbH have signed a contract to provide 21 three-car BOMBARDIER ...

GE emerges lone bidder for $2 bn Nigeria rail concession

GE emerges lone bidder for $2 bn Nigeria...

Mar 30, 2017: A consortium led by General Electric submitted the only bid for a Nigerian railway concession project worth around $ ...

KRA to install cargo scanners at SGR stations

KRA to install cargo scanners at SGR sta...

Mar 30, 2017: Cargo scanners will be installed at some stations along the Standard Gauge Railway line, Kenya Revenue Authority (KR ...

China Railway Group to open subsidiary in Tunisia

China Railway Group to open subsidiary i...

Mar 29, 2017: China Railway, one of the major companies operating in infrastructure construction and manufacturing of engineering ...

Kenya Railways prep up for SGR as more rail wagons make their entry

Kenya Railways prep up for SGR as more r...

Mar 20, 2017: Kenya Railways has received another batch of locomotives and rolling stock as preparations for commissioning the sta ...

Rwanda railway line delayed until 2030

Rwanda railway line delayed until 2030...

Mar 10, 2017: The much anticipated railway line in Rwanda will delay until 2030 – East African Legislative assembly members ...

Etihad Rail transports 10 million tonnes of sulphur milestone

Etihad Rail transports 10 million tonnes...

Mar 1, 2017: Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE's multi-billion dollar national railway network, has announce ...

Tanzania picks Mota-Engil, Yapi Merkezi to build $1.1 billion rail

Tanzania picks Mota-Engil, Yapi Merkezi ...

Feb 8, 2017: Tanzania picked Turkish construction company Yapi Merkezi and Portuguese building firm Mota-Engil to build a railway ...

Nigeria secures $1.5 billion Chinese loan for Lagos-Ibadan rail

Nigeria secures $1.5 billion Chinese loa...

Feb 6, 2017: Nigeria has managed to secure $1.5 billion (about N450 billion) counterpart funding from China for the Lagos-Ibadan r ...

Tanzania inks $1.2 billion deal for new railway line

Tanzania inks $1.2 billion deal for new ...

Feb 4, 2017: Tanzania has signed a deal worth $1.215 billion with a consortium of Turkish and Portuguese companies to construct a ...

Ethiopia, Djibouti co-operate to form joint railway company

Ethiopia, Djibouti co-operate to form jo...

Jan 25, 2017: Ethiopia and Djibouti have signed an agreement which enables them to establish a joint company that manages the Ethi ...

Kenya set to welcome new age Chinese-funded railway

Kenya set to welcome new age Chinese-fun...

Jan 24, 2017: Kenya is readying itself for the commissioning of its Chinese-funded railway connection between Nairobi and Mombasa. ...

Ugandan rail project to cost $2.3 billion

Ugandan rail project to cost $2.3 billio...

Jan 19, 2017: The first phase of railway project aimed to improve connections between Uganda and three of its neighbours will cost ...

High speed TGV reaches Port Tangier Med, Morocco

High speed TGV reaches Port Tangier Med,...

Jan 19, 2017: French-made high-speed train, better known as TGV has made its way to Morocco at the Port Tangier Med, according to ...

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