Astana-Almaty high-speed railroad line will shorten the trip time down to 5 hours instead of the current 13.
A freight train ran off the track near Astana and caused delays of 17 passenger trains in both directions.
Almaty filed a claim against South-Korean company HYUNDAI Rotem after its train broked down under warranty.
At least five people were killed when a train caught fire in southern India on Monday, the railways ministry said, adding the toll was likely to rise with some reports already putting it at 25.
A graduate of Karaganda Technical University suggests to connect two two major Kazakhstan cities by a "green" railroad with high-speed train.
Kazakhstan is planning to produce train cars, drilling equipment, locomotives electric locomotives and diesel engines.
Almaty-Petropavlovsk route will open in the beginning of July and Astana-Aktobe high-speed train will start cruising in fall: Head of Kazakhstan Temir Zholy.
Derailing of a wheelpair has been named the preliminary cause of the accident with Astana-Almaty train.
Trains No.9 and 10 Astana-Almaty will be modified with new passenger cars made in Ukraine.
A railroad passenger car of a train traveling from Astana to Almaty ran off the track in Zhambyl oblast.
Kazakhstan will start constructing a high-speed railway connection between Astana-Almaty in 2013.
1 person has been kill and 11 injured in clashes at Shetpe train station in Mangistau oblast in western Kazakhstan.
Head of Kazakhstan Temir Zholy reported on the results expected from the company's innovative projects at the meeting of Samruk-Kazyna group.
The decision on launching the train was taken during Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė’s visit to Kazakhstan early October.
During two months the doctors are planning to check-up and, if necessary, render medical aid to around 30 thousand people in remote areas of North-Kazakhstan, Pavlodar and Akmolinskaya oblasts.
These three trains will be mostly focused on first medical aid in the wake of large-scaled emergencies: Emergencies Ministry official.
In line with 2011 production plan, 78 locomotives had to be assembled, but, according to the plant manager, they are ready to work ahead of schedule.
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