CIS and UIC set to cooperate
The Council for Rail Transport of the CIS (CRT CIS) and the International Union of Railways (UIC) have signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) in Moldova.
In the framework of the MoC, it is proposed that the two organisations will cooperate on traffic safety, anti-terrorism security, the development of uniform operational rules for the railways and the interoperability of rail systems from 2014 to 2017. The parties will also exchange their experience in environmental protection, energy conservation and the development of backup systems in cargo tracking technology. (ben)