Kazakhstan Temir Zholy is going to purchase and repair over 15 thousand cargo wagons in 2012.
Almaty trams will be replaced by light rail and noiseless transport by 2014.
Almaty Emergency Situations Department’s preliminary version is that the fire was caused by a failure of the power generator.
Kazakhstan will be shipping freights originating in China faster.
Kazakhstan manufacturers have asked Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (national railroad company) to speed up uranium deliveries to China.
Nursultan Nazarbayev sent a telegram to the President of Poland in relation to the railroad accident that claimed lives.
German companies are ready to invest into construction of a plant for production of freight wagons.
It is very important to create a special logistics company accountable for moving containers at least in these three countries: Yakunin.
The 2011 net profit of the Company totaled $750 million, “with most of the profit growth assigned to development of transit operations”.
Kazakhstan will start constructing a high-speed railway connection between Astana-Almaty in 2013.
Back in 2010 Kazakhstan Temir Zholy National Railways Operator and Patentes Talgo S.L. of Spain agreed on launching a JV to produce and maintain passenger railway cars.
293 kilometers of railroad have been laid, 5 stations, 9 crossing loops, 28 bridges and 2 viaducts were built since 2009.
The signing ceremony was held in the Government’s House in Astana.
Head of Kazakhstan Temir Zholy reported on the results expected from the company's innovative projects at the meeting of Samruk-Kazyna group.
According to Vice President of Kazakhstan Temir Zholy, the plans are to manufacture a total of 420 railway cars to link major cities with high-velocity connections within three years.
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė said so at the meeting with Nursultan Nazarbayev in Astana discussing transport communications between the countries.
Net profit of the KazakhstanTemirZholy (KTZ) National Railways Operator as of the end of 2011 is expected at $612.2 million.
Volume of production of railway mechanical engineering in Kazakhstan will reach 300 billion tenge ($2 billion) by 2015.
Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan may start railroad transportation along Uzen-Turkmenistan border route in October.
According to the Company, the new trains will be running at 160 km per hour.
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