54 Argentina

Nationalization of Railways Planned in Argentina

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez demanded that the investigation into the train accident that killed 51 people was completed and those responsible be found as soon as possible. Fernandez also signaled that the railroads could be nationalized again. last week in argentina [more…]

35 Bulgaria

Bulgarian Railways Strike Off

On the verge of bankruptcy, workers' day strike at the Bulgarian State Railways (BDJ) has ended. 24 between the union and the government organizing the strike against BDN's planned 2500 staff reduction [more…]

06 Ankara


I closed the railway. That's it, when I say “I closed it or, it closes. Road closed; Turkey's railway between Istanbul and one of the world's largest city, the capital of the Republic of Turkey in Ankara. 15 million per year [more…]


Today in History: 28 February 1888

February 28, 1888 Hirsch donated 12 million francs to open Jewish schools in Galicia. When the construction of the Belova-Vakarel line was completed, the Bulgarians invaded the Ottoman State refused the occupation.