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Greek Rail Strike from Friday July 8 Until Tuesday July 12

Rail services in Greece will be suspended from Friday July 8 until next Tuesday July 12 due to strike action by TRAINOSE workers. The strike will affect trains throughout Greece, including the Proastiakos service that runs to Athens airport....

Italian Company Sole Bidder for Greece's Railway Operator

Italy's state-owned company Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane S.p.A was the only bidder for the privatization of Greek railways operator TRAINOSE, according to HRADF. Hellenic Republic Assets Development Fund, Greece's privatization fund, announced in a statement on Wednesday: "The procedure for the submission...

Russian Railways Still Interested in Acquiring Privatized Greek Companies

Russian Railways (PZD) is still in talks with the Greek government on the possibility of submitting bids in the privatization of related Greek state companies, Russia's railway boss Vladimir Yakunin said on Wednesday. Talking to the Public Chamber of the...

Russia Eyes Trainose, Rosco, Thessaloniki Port

    Russian Railways is interested in buying the Greek railway company TRAINOSE, the repair company Rosco and the Thessaloniki Port, having submitted an initial application of interest in the framework of the provided procedures, said Russian Railways chief Vladimir Yakunin,...

Privatization's Next Stop: Greek Railways

With Prime Minister Antonis Samaras trying to figure out who will replace Stelios Stavridis, the former head of the country's privatization agency who was forced to quit after he accepted a ride on the private jet of a businessman...