The introduction of high-speed rail dramatically shortens travel time between cities and markedly improves the main transportation network. This enhances the convenience of intercity travel, augments inherent demand for travel, and accelerates movement of people and business between cities.
July 19, 2019
Chairman Shukuri had meeting with Mr. Djoko Sasono, Secretary General, Ministry of Transportation of the Republic of Indonesia.
July 19, 2019
Chairman Shukuri had meeting with Mr. Le Tuan Anh, Director General, International Cooperation Department, Ministry of Transport of Vietnam.
July 12, 2019
Chairman Shukuri and Vice Chairman Patterson visited Malaysia and Singapore from July 7 to 12 and had meetings with government officials in each country.
June 5, 2019
May 31, 2019
IHRA Secretariat visited Mumbai, India from May 27 to 31 to attend the 15th World Conference on Transport Research (WCTR 2019).
May 28, 2019
Vice Chairman Patterson held a briefing about Shinkansen and IHRA activities for journalists from 11 countries that were invited to Japan for MOFA’s G20 publicity Media Tour.
May 16, 2019
1st Board of Director’s Meeting, FY 2019.
April 10, 2019
IHRA Secretariat had meeting with Mr. R. A. Rajeeve, Metropolitan Commissioner, MMRDA, India.
April 5, 2019
Chairman Shukuri and Vice Chairman Patterson had meeting with Mr. Mark Thurston, CEO of HS2, UK.
April 1, 2019
Chairman Shukuri and Vice Chairman Patterson had meeting with Mr. Achal Khare, Managing Director of National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited, India.