Russia will offer a host of preferential policies for investors to develop its vast Far Eastern region, on which the country is pinning great hope, Deputy Prime Minister Yury Trutnev said.
Some 234 trains have been launched via the China-Europe-China railway route through Kazakhstan for the first seven months of 2015, which is almost three times more than in the same period of last year, Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (Railway of Kazakhstan) said.
Beijing plans to invest 300 billion Russian rubles (US$5.2 billion) to build Russia's first high-speed rail line between Moscow and Kazan, reports the Xinhua publication Reference News.
The ongoing saga regarding the privatisation of Piraeus Port Authority appears to be almost over, with Greek officials offering a €500m (US$545m) valuation of the port to creditors according to The Wall Street Journal.
Four of five planned deep-sea port projects to boost sea transport are expected to be ready to begin services by 2018, an Indonesian minister has stated.