ITCS and Passenger Information System for Dubai

Fast-growing cities face specific transportation challenges. The existing public transport network has to be expanded or a new one has to be established. And the service offered must be convincing! Only then a great number of people will switch to bus and train. This is exactly what happened in Dubai where INIT implemented a complex telematics system for the Roads & Transport …

Changing tracks: Five make-or-break factors to unlock rail travel in Asia Pacific – Amadeus whitepaper

by Pierre-Yves Guillaume, Head of Rail, Asia Pacific, Amadeus Across Southeast Asia, the long-discussed plans for a pan-regional rail network are edging closer to reality. Rail operators are drawing inspiration from peers in countries like Japan, Taiwan and South Korea, which benefit from well-established networks, with a deserved reputation for customer-centricity and a service so reliable that punctuality is sometimes measured in …

Amadeus to distribute China Rail network globally

Travel agencies are now able to book, ticket and refund China Rail tickets directly in the Amadeus Selling Platform China presents one of the greatest opportunities for the development of rail technologies. What Europe and Japan accomplished over 40 years, China has effectively quadrupled in little more than a decade. Today, China’s high-speed rail network stretches for over 25,000 kilometers[1], …

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 …