35 Izmir

TCDD Strikes Short, Workers Disintegrate (Video)

TCDD Strike Lasted Short, Workers Disbanded When Reconciliation Was Reached: Statement by Liman İş Union İzmir Branch President Serdar Akdoğan - The strike decision in TCDD- The workers gathered in front of İzmir Port dispersed upon the notification that a compromise was reached Contract (TİS) negotiations were reported to have been agreed upon. Turkey Heavy Industry and Service Sector Public Sector [more…]

34 Istanbul

Journey to death on the Metro rails

Journey to death on the subway rails: Syrian children selling handkerchiefs jumped over the railings surrounded by barbed wire and entered the subway station, causing danger. Syrian children entering the station by running over the rails were captured by an amateur camera. Syrian children who wanted to sell handkerchiefs in the subways entered the stations, causing danger. Images taken at Atatürk Airport-Yenikapı Metro, Kocatepe station, revealed the dangerous journey of children. [more…]

35 Izmir

ÖzenRay signed a representation agreement with Arthur Flury (Special Report)

ÖzenRay signed a representation agreement with Arthur Flury: As of September 1, 2015, ÖzenRay gave the authorized dealership and representative office of Arthur Flury, located in Switzerland, which has been represented by Desa company to date. Arthur Flury, which provides solutions for the catenary and electrification issues in tramway, light rail systems, metro, railway and high-speed train lines, is known in the Turkish market and has been used for many years. Quality [more…]

Intercity Railways

Orient Express, the subject of novels, entered from Kapıkule

The Orient Express, which is the subject of novels, entered Kapikule: The famous Orient Express, which inspired many of the novels of the famous writer Agatha Christie, including "Murder on the Orient Express", entered Turkey from Kapıkule Train Station. The famous train, which departed from Paris with 120 passengers from different countries of the world, was welcomed with folk dance performances when it entered Turkey. For Orient Express passengers stopping at Kapıkule border gate [more…]

34 Istanbul

Vezneciler-Arnavutköy subway opens in 2019

Vezneciler-Arnavutköy metro opens in 2019: The tram line running between Topkapı-Habipler is being extended. This line will be transformed into the Vezneciler-Arnavutköy metro system in 2019. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality started the project work for the 7-kilometer line that will extend the tram line running between Topkapı-Habipler, which has 22 stations, 15 of which are underground, to Arnavutköy. 3 for Arnavutköy tram line, one of the public transportation vehicles that will serve the 9rd airport. [more…]