Which country has the best rail travel?

Which country has the best rail travel?

Rail travel in Bangladesh has become more affordable, and it is not just the cheaper train fares that are attracting travellers.Many of the country’s most famous landmarks, including the iconic Taj Mahal and the Grand Mosque, are now accessible on public transport.Bangladesh has a railway network that stretches for 2,700 kilometres, and many travellers say…

How the Kazakh Railroads will change the world

How the Kazakh Railroads will change the world

Kazakhstan’s railways have changed the way we travel.It’s been 20 years since the country first opened its first rail link to the outside world.Now, more than a decade later, Kazakhstan’s rail system is poised to become the world’s largest.The government is building a $1.2 trillion rail network in order to expand capacity and provide better…

How to reduce emissions of pollution by rail by 2030 –

How to reduce emissions of pollution by rail by 2030 –

The Government is planning to introduce a new rail fuel standard that will reduce emissions from the transport of heavy and heavy-duty fuel by up to 10% by 2030.This is the first of its kind in the UK.It will be introduced on new and existing railways and on some routes that have already been in…

‘Bike is an essential mode of transport’

‘Bike is an essential mode of transport’

Train, bus, metro, bike, tram and other modes of transport are essential for modern life, says Transport Secretary Chris Grayling.He says he is committed to ensuring the public have access to safe, reliable and affordable modes of travel.Mr Grayling’s comments follow the introduction of a £500m fund for cycling in England.Mr Grayling said: “The cycle…

Blockchain technology is transforming the rail transport sector

Blockchain technology is transforming the rail transport sector

A railway transportation sustainability initiative launched in India will use blockchain technology to automate and streamline rail transport operations.Rajkumar Das, CEO and co-founder of the Railway Transportation Sustainable Initiatives (RTSI) told CoinDesk: “This project is a proof of concept of what we have seen and will be trying to replicate for our projects across the…

Rail transport cost to Russia’s railway transportation

Rail transport cost to Russia’s railway transportation

Russian rail transport cost has risen by a fifth to $9.85 per passenger over the past three years.That’s on top of the $10.85 charge Russia had to pay for the last time to recover the $3.4bn bailout from the International Monetary Fund in September.The increase comes as Russian companies are also losing money from falling…

How to keep your company’s security secrets from being breached

How to keep your company’s security secrets from being breached

By Roberta HellerThe first step in keeping a company’s secrets safe is to keep them secret at all times.That’s what security expert John Cusack has found.Cusack, who founded the security consultancy SecureWorks in 2001, told Newsweek that keeping secrets safe has been an essential part of the security industry for more than a decade.Security is…