Brimbank repeats call for west to benefit from Melbourne Airport Rail and Suburban Rail Loop

Brimbank Council is seeking assurances from the State Government that a range of rail infrastructure projects, including the final design of the much anticipated Melbourne Airport Rail MAR, will ensure positive outcomes for Brimbank and the western region.
Victorian Rail News

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VIA Rail extends halt of Toronto-Vancouver passenger trains until June 1

Canada
VIA Rail has extended the suspension of its Toronto-Vancouver passenger train service until June 1 amid the COVID-19 crisis.

China restarts Beijing rail schemes after coronavirus freeze

Asian Rail News
China has restarted work on Beijing metro and railway projects that were suspended to prevent the spread of Covid-19, the official Xinhua news agency reported today.

UBS predicts post-pandemic shift from air to high speed rail

International Rail News
A report published by UBS Research suggests that many travellers will switch from air to high speed rail in the post Covid-19 period.

China cuts rail freight to promote economic activity

Asian Rail News
China's state-controlled Xi'an Railway group has reduced rail costs by 20-26pc for cargoes departing from some parts of Shaanxi, the country's third-largest coal producing province, to encourage more domestic industrial activity and cut coal logistics costs.

Linfox and Aurizon lift services by 20 per cent to stock supermarket shelves

Aurizon
Two of Australia’s leading transport companies, Linfox Logistics and Aurizon, are working hard to ensure the continued safe delivery of food and other essential goods for regional Queenslanders and thousands of other Australians as the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds.

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