Press Release

  • More funds proposed for greening and digitalising transport

    Thursday, 22 November 2018

    The Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) welcomes the joint vote of the Committees on Industry, Research and Energy and on Transport and Tourism on the Connecting Europe...

  • Passengers first – EU rules should help railways keep up the good work

    Thursday, 15 November 2018

    The passenger experience and the cost of tickets are decisive factors when customers pick their transport mode. This is why rail passenger rights not only have to be customer friendly, they must also...

  • CER welcomes Parliament MFF report

    Wednesday, 14 November 2018

    On 14 November the European Parliament, meeting in Strasbourg, approved the report on the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021-2027, outlining the Parliament’s position in view of the...

  • CER/EIM/ERFA/UIP/UIRR/UNIFE press release: Rail - Europe's climate solution

    Wednesday, 7 November 2018

    Last week, the Graz Declaration promoting a ‘green deal’ for Europe was adopted under the Austrian Presidency at the Informal Meeting of Transport and Environment Ministers. The rail sector...

  • CER welcomes Parliament's vote on road vehicle charging

    Friday, 26 October 2018

    On 25 October, the European Parliament voted on the revision of the 1999/62/EC Directive on the charging of road vehicles to amend the European Commission's proposal of 31 May 2017. The Parliament's...

  • Rail - Europe's climate solution?

    Thursday, 11 October 2018

    On 10 October, the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) and Austrian Federal Railways ÖBB hosted a roundtable discussing “Rail – Europe’s climate solution?” This event...