The first engineering transport university in Russia – St. Petersburg State University of Railways of Emperor Alexander I – this year marks the 210th anniversary of its founding. The rector of the educational institution, Aleksandr Panychev, told Gudk why applicants choose technical specialties and what current graduates of sectoral universities expect from future employers.
The SBB Chairman of the Board,Monika Ribar admits that problems are currently accumulating in the Group. But she defends herself against the accusation of having set the priorities wrong in this interveiw with NZZ’s Helmut Stalder and Christof Forster
The world economy – and emerging market and developing economies in particular – display a gap between infrastructure needs and its finance (Canuto, 2014). On the one hand, infrastructure investment has fallen far short of what would be necessary to support potential growth. On the other hand, abundant financial resources […]
Press Release-Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-TX12), Top Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, provided the following statement regarding the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) plans to move forward with a Rule of Particular Applicability (RPA) for the Texas High Speed Rail Project, slated to connect Dallas and Houston: “Securing DOT’s commitment to […]
By Pinky Khoabane LENA Mokwena’s daily routine to work in Johannesburg’s East Rand starts at around 1am when she wakes up and prepares for her journey from Vereeniging. This frail woman leaves her house at around 2am to board a train at around 3am – and that is if it […]