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Chinese Team Pitches for Rail Contract

The China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) reportedly met with the Libya Rail Implementation Authority last week to discuss the reactivation of stalled rail projects. A $12 billion rail building scheme was split between Russian Railways (RZhD), tasked with building the line between Sirte and Benghazi, and the China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC). CRCC won the […]

Railway Projects to be Resumed

The General National Congress (GNC) has commissioned the Communications and Transportation Committee to choose a president and vice-president for the new railways implementation project, in the firmest indication yet that pre-revolution projects to build a 3,170 km national rail network will still go ahead. The $12 billion scheme was split between Russian Railways (RZhD), tasked […]

Russians in Talks on Sirte-Benghazi Railway

Transport Minister Abdel-Qader Mohamed Ahmed and Alexander Sultanov [Saltanov] (pictured), vice-president of Russian Railways (RZhD), have met for talks at Tripoli Maritime Port aimed at resuming the stalled $4.5 billion project to link Benghazi and Sirte with a 554-km railway line. According to a report from Libya Herald, Russian officials were tight-lipped about what was the […]