CANADIAN National reported a 9% year-on-year increase in revenues to a record $C 9.03bn ($US 9.02bn) in 2011.
PAKISTAN Railways is to issue a tender for a third time for procurement of 150 new locomotives.
PLANS have been drawn up to restructure Italy's loss-making train manufacturer AnsaldoBreda with a view to achieving a balanced budget by 2014. This follows the breakdown of negotiations to sell the company to Alstom, Bombardier or General Electric.
BRAZIL'S Federal Transport Infrastructure Department has allocated a budget of Reais 1.85bn for various rail projects around the country this year, according a report by Business News Americas.