More than just a metro: Establishing Taipei Metro as a life enterprise – An interview with Mr. B. C. Yen

More than just a metro: Establishing Taipei Metro as a life enterprise – An interview with Mr. B. C. Yen The Taipei Metro is one of the leading metros in Asia today, with its high level of service and reliability. One of the visionary leaders behind its success is none other than Mr. B. C. Yen, the President and the …

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INIT unveils world first at Asia Pacific Rail: The first ever virtual smart card revolutionises ticketing

As a leading global provider of integrated planning, dispatching, telematics and ticketing systems, INIT will be unveiling its latest solutions at Asia Pacific Rail, which takes place from 20 – 21 March 2018 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Visitors can discover all the benefits of INIT systems at INIT Stand M03. Account-based ticketing At the trade fair, …

Deutsche Bahn’s Simon Daum on digital innovation

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s state-owned national operator and one of the biggest transport companies in Europe. Simon is currently leading the digital agenda of the group looking at digital strategies and transformation of the businesses. He was recently in Singapore and we caught up with him for a short chat to learn more about the digital initiatives launched by Deutsche …

A few minutes with Singapore LTA’s Chua Chong Kheng

Asia Pacific Rail was successfully organised from 21-22 March 2017. This year’s edition was our biggest and best yet, with more than 1,500 attendees from 668 organisation and 38 countries, cementing Asia Pacific Rail’s position as the must-attend annual gathering of APAC rail industry’s leaders and decision-makers. We had the opportunity to sit down onsite with Chua Chong Kheng, Deputy …

MyHSR’s Tonny Yeap on the KL-Singapore HSR project

The Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail bilateral agreement was signed in December 2016, setting the stage for design and construction work of the project. With a 2026 completion target, the 350km rail link will significantly cut travel time from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore to just 90 minutes. We had the opportunity to sit down with Mr. Tonny Yeap, Director, Commercial …