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6th Meeting of the UN ESCAP Working Group on the Trans-Asian Railway Network

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13.12.2019

IEC Vice-President Pavel Chistyakov and Director of International Projects Ekaterina Kozyreva participated in the 6th Meeting of the UN ESCAP Working Group on the Trans-Asian Railway Network on December 10 and 11. The agenda of the meeting included issues regarding the development of international passenger train services in the Asian region.

Pavel Chirtyakov presented a report "Effecrs from development of international high-speed rail passenger services". Ekaterina Kozyreva, acting as UN ESCAP consultant, presented information on the on-going project "Study on efficient operations of of international passenger trains along the Trans-Asian Railway Network".

The meeting was attended by the representatives of ministries of transport and railway administrations of the Asian region, Islamic Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, EEC, OSJD, ERA, OTIF and other international organizations.