Deutsche Bahn’s credit rating boosted thanks to German climate law

By |oktober 11th, 2019|Deutsche Bahn, News|

Germany’s railway service has had its credit rating score raised in response to a new climate law that will levy air and road travel, while cutting VAT for train journeys, in what has been hailed as a first in Europe.

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German Greens want to ban domestic flights by 2035

By |julij 24th, 2019|air travel, Andreas Scheuer, aviation tax, Deutsche Bahn, flights, kerosene tax, News, Railway system, trains|

Germany's Greens plan to make domestic flights 'largely obsolete' by 2035. To this end, they want to introduce a tax on kerosene and gradually increase rail traffic. The EU, however, is far from finding a solution on how to tax air travel. EURACTIV Ger...

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German railways on track for Brexit boost

By |marec 9th, 2017|Brexit, Deutsche Bahn, Eurotunnel, France, Germany, high-speed rail, News, passporting rights, United Kingdom|

German railway company Deutsche Bahn remains interested in setting up a Frankfurt-London route. The UK’s Brexit vote and potential relocation of financial services to mainland Europe means demand could skyrocket.

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