European Railways network: S&Ds welcome modernisation but call for protecting workers’ rights

29/04/2016
European Railways network: S&Ds welcome modernisation but call for protecting workers’ rights
Transport, tourism & the regions
After years of negotiations, the European Parliament and the Council of the EU have finally agreed on reforms to Europe's railway network so that there will be no more technical differences between EU member states and passengers will be able to travel between different European cities with a s
29/04/2016
After years of negotiations, the European Parliament and the Council of the EU have finally agreed on reforms to Europe's railway network so that there will be no more technical differences between EU member states and passengers will be able to travel between different European cities with a single ticket.
 
The fourth Railway Package has two pillars, one technical and one political. The European Parliament voted on the technical pillar today and on the political pillar by the end of the year.