Latvia's state-owned infrastructure manager, VAS Latvijas Dzelzceļš, has secured a €22.8 million loan to modernise diesel locomotives.
Alstom has signed a €135 million contract with Arriva to maintain Skånetrafiken's fleet of 99 Coradia Nordic trains.
China's standardised EMU is to go into 350 km/h passenger service between Beijing and Shanghai next month.
Ferrocarrils of the Generalitat Valenciana (FGV) has awarded Stadler Rail Valencia a €43.3 million contract to supply six bi-mode trains for its TRAM d' Alacant network.
British engineering firm William Cook Rail has secured a potentially 'multi-million pound' bogie part order for Alstom's range of Citadis Spirit light rail vehicles in Ottawa, Canada.