Why Israeli trains won’t stop at the airport

Why Israeli trains won’t stop at the airport

It’s a new year and Israel is getting ready to embark on a new round of rail-ticketing initiatives, one that has the potential to transform the way Israelis travel from city to city.But this time around, the goal is to boost passenger numbers at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport.The idea is to expand the rail…

How to make a train-fraud complaint on Facebook

How to make a train-fraud complaint on Facebook

A Facebook post claiming to be from the Federal Government has been causing a stir on the social networking site.The post, which has been shared more than 100 times, is a fake and accuses the Federal Opposition of “scamming the taxpayer”.The post also makes false claims about how the rail transport industry works and claims…

How to beat the stock market, say investors

How to beat the stock market, say investors

The stock market is back to the ground.After a slow start, the market has risen from $30 a share on July 12 to $50.4 a share in the last four weeks.The average price of the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up nearly 3 percent since the end of July.But analysts say investors are not seeing…

Why Scotland has become the new UK capital of the EU

Why Scotland has become the new UK capital of the EU

Scotland’s new “UK” capital is being hailed as a major step forward for the country, as a surge in international trade has fuelled the region’s economy.Scottish Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon welcomed the decision to become the “UK capital of Europe” on Wednesday as a “great day for Scotland”.“It is good to be a UK citizen…

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…

Railroading: Is it really so dangerous?

Railroading: Is it really so dangerous?

Railway fever has taken over the country.With it comes the question of the dangers of running a railway and the consequences of railroading on rail and truck drivers.What are the dangers?What are its hazards?How should a railway company operate in the 21st century?I. The Railroaded Railway and Trucking Industry and its Impact on Drivers in…

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…