TITLE

Getting into a reforming market

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Apr2010, Vol. 166 Issue 4, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Turkish government's proposals for reforming the railways on a European Union (EU)-compliant holding company model. According to Martha Lawrence, Senior Transport Specialist at the World Bank, they key to success is pricing structures that are commercial and cost-based rather than political, saying governments should purchase services. It mentions that Turkey is in need of additional rolling stock. Ahmet Gok of Rayder talked about the potential market for urban rail technology in Turkey.
ACCESSION #
49385820

 

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