The Ministry of Railways has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with French government-run company SNCF Mobilites for technical cooperation in the areas of high-speed rail corridors, raising of speed on existing routes, development of world-class stations, heavy haul operations and modernisation of rail infrastructure, etc. The cooperation will be achieved through the exchange of information on developments in areas of railways technology and operations, knowledge sharing, technical visits, training & seminars and workshops in areas of mutual interest, according to a statement issued by the Cabinet.
The Union Cabinet Chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Indian Railways and SNCF Mobilites on Technical Cooperation in the field of Railways. The MoU was signed on March 10, 2018.
The MoUs provide a platform for Indian Railways to interact and share the latest developments and knowledge in the railway sector. The MoUs facilitate exchange of technical experts, reports and technical documents, training and seminars/workshops focusing on specific technology areas and other interactions for knowledge sharing. Read More