Ministry of Transport and Communications and VR agree on long-distance rail traffic operation

(Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications 04.07.2013)

The Ministry of Transport and Communications and VR Group Oy have agreed that VR Group Oy will continue to operate long-distance rail passenger traffic on exclusive rights until the end of 2024.

Read more: http://www.lvm.fi/pressreleases/4153024/ministry-of-transport-and-communications-and-vr-agree-on-long-distance-rail-traffic-operationexternal link, opens in new window

Related:
State railway VR safe from inter-city competition until 2025:
http://yle.fi/uutiset/state_railway_vr_safe_from_inter-city_competition_until_2025/6716692external link, opens in new window

VR retains long-distance passenger train monopoly:
http://www.railwaygazette.com/news/policy/single-view/view/vr-retains-long-distance-passenger-train-monopoly.htmlexternal link, opens in new window

Uppdated: 2013-08-09
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