RAILROAD AND SUBWAY NEWS FROM 
THE FORMER USSR

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1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001

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RAILWAYS

December

November

11/13 New tariff: three in one
11/05 Restructuring of the lossy Latvian railroads
11/01 US companies give a credit to the Latvian railroads

October

10/22 Privatization of the Estonian Railroad
10/08 New tie plant in Lithuania

September

09/13 New loco repair plant opens in Daugavpils
09/13 CIS railroads officials meet in Jurmala
09/13 Brief railroad news from Estonia

August

08/14 Russia cancels discounts

July

07/27 Accident in Siberia
07/05 Russia cancels discounts for Latvian railroaders

June

06/18 "Golden Spike" to Be Ready by the End of the Year
06/07 Russian-North Korean Railroad Dispute
06/05 Estonia By Rail -- It's an Expensive Trip!
06/04 Railroading Optimism

May

05/29 MPS Stands for Sexual Separation of Passengers
05/13 Junction for Planet Opens on Turkmen-Iranian Border
05/05 Rail Project
05/01 Saratov Commuter Trains' Problems

April

04/28 Fares Decreased in "Firmenny" Trains Moscow -St.Petersburg
04/19 Thieves Make Off With Railroad Track
04/08 Is It Possible to Reanimate BAM?
04/05 Chief in Railroad Cars

March

03/28 The Projects of the Past, or Welcoming the Elections
03/20 Increasing Fares
03/07 "Gray" Scenario
03/06 Gasprom Terminal Project
03/01 Its Time Is Over

February

02/16 October railroad receives new electric engines
02/08 Old Bridge Became a Historic Site

January

01/24 No Money for BAM
01/19 Threatening with a Strike
01/17 Moscow Circular Railroad: Surface Metro?
01/06 Constructors' Strike May Cause A Flood In The Severomuisky Tunnel
01/05 New Year Gifts From The Department Of Transportation Are Not Surprising: The Tariffs Grow Up Once Again
01/04 Border Effect Of The Tariffs

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METROPOLITANS

December

12/19 Explosion on St. Petersburg Metro
12/16 Moscow Metros Unveiled

November

October

10/06 [St. Petersburg] Metro Cuts Service, Raises Fare by 300 Rubles

September

09/07 Beleaguered Metro Line To Receive Aid, at Last

August

08/02 Azerbaijani Court Convicts Two in Metro Fire

July

June

06/12 Four Killed In Moscow Metro Explosion

May

April

March

03/05 Fire Causes Chaos on Moscow Metro

February

02/21 Mess in the Moscow Metro
02/16 SNC-Lavalin And Guris, A Turkish Company To Sign Contract To Complete Subway In Kazakhstan

January

01/27 The Cause of the Fire in Baku Metro Is Finally Discovered
01/23 Local, Foreign Firms Eager To Fix The Metro
01/22 The Passenger Number 1,000,000 of the Dnepropetrovsk Metro
01/17Accident in the Capital's Metro: Two Trains Collided

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