China and Germany plan to boost a railway route between their countries as President Xi Jinping prepares to welcome a cargo train packed with laptops and electronics in Duisburg, the world’s biggest inland port.
Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Europe’s second-largest airline, canceled one in three flights scheduled for today as a walkout by trade unions demanding higher pay at German airports grounds part of its fleet.
Britain is stepping up plans to redraw its rail map with a new route to southwest England after storms that swept a historic coastal line into the sea left more than 1 million people cut off from the rest of the system.
Deutsche Bahn AG, Germany’s state- owned railway, is in “advanced talks” to buy Arriva Plc for about 1.6 billion pounds ($2.4 billion), the U.K. transport operator said. Arriva rose to the highest price in 1 1/2 years.