PAKISTAN

PM expresses resolve to lay new railway tracks across the country

RAWALPINDI – Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed the resolve to lay down new railway tracks to facilitate common people of Pakistan. He was speaking at the inaugural ceremony of Rawalpindi-Karachi bound Sir Syed Express train at Rawalpindi Station on Wednesday.   Imran Khan said railway provides the best and the easiest mode of transportation […]

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Four new passenger trains to be introduced soon: Sheikh Rashid

LAHORE – Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmad has said that four new passenger trains will be run very soon to facilitate those areas where road network was not good. Addressing a news conference at the Railways Headquarters in Lahore today, he said Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate the Thal Express between Rawalpindi and […]

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Govt encouraging public private partnership to improve railways: Sh. Rashid

LAHORE – Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed says the government is encouraging public private partnership to improve railway services. He was talking at a briefing during his visit to Dry Port of Prem Nagar on Sunday. The Minister said freight railways has vital role in the department. He also announced the stop of the […]

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Cleaning system of trains, railway stations to be improved: Shaikh Rasheed

MULTAN – Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad says cleaning system in trains and Railway Stations should be improved and encroachments outside of Stations be removed. He said this while presiding over a meeting with Railways Officers and Divisional Superintendent Railways in Multan on Sunday. The Minister directed to increase Freight operation from Multan […]

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Turkey evinces interest to help upgrade Pakistan Railways

ISLAMABAD – Turkey has evinced interest to help upgrade Pakistan Railways and its operations. The interest was expressed by eight member delegation of Turkish State Railway companies Talamsas and Raymisas during a meeting with Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmad in Islamabad on Monday. In his remarks on the occasion, Sheikh Rashid Ahmad said Pakistan […]