логотип компании
home Sitemapsitemap
May 21, 2018 17:57
(GMT+3)
Latest news
May 11, 2018
Preliminary preparation stage for concession on Northern Latitudinal Railway completed
May 08, 2018
Passenger traffic on the network of Russian Railways up by almost 4% in April 2018
May 08, 2018
Head of Russian Railways discusses closer cooperation on railway transport with Tatarstan’s President
May 07, 2018
Grain loading for export on the network owned by Russian Railways up 73% in January-April 2018
May 05, 2018
Timetable for train No. 31/32 "Leo Tolstoy" Moscow-Helsinki to change slightly in June-July 2018
May 03, 2018
Loading on the network owned by Russian Railways increased by 3.4% in April 2018
News archive
Home
Press Centre
News

News

Dec 01, 2017

Vladimir Putin addresses III Railway Congress

RU EN

The Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed the plenary session of the III Railway Congress, which is being held in Moscow.

President Putin noted that "the dynamics of the development of the whole country, the quality of the national economy and its global competitiveness depend greatly on the work of Russia’s railways. The tasks facing the industry therefore require priority and constant attention and the coordinated actions of the state, the regions, business and, of course, the key participant on the market - the Company Russian Railways."

"Today, Russian Railways is Russia's leading service company and is competing for the world’s flows of freight traffic. It is the largest corporate employer in the country, as well as one of the main customers for engineering products and those from many other sectors of the economy. It is important that Russian Railways systematically increases its efficiency and labour productivity. During the last 5 years, it has increased productivity by one third, this year it will rise by 9%, and according to the plan for 2018, it will rise by another 5% next year," said Vladimir Putin in his speech.

Earlier in the day, Vladimir Putin also visited a repair and equipment depot at the Moscow-Kievskaya railway station.

print version
screenRenderTime=0

© 2003-2018, Russian Railways
Mass Media Registration Certificate El. No. ФС77-25927
When using any material from the site reference to rzd.ru is obligatory

The Company | Passengers | Freight | Press Centre | Investor Relations | Contacts | Search