Transport and Communications Bulletin for Asia and the Pacific, No. 67

Journal18 Feb 1998

The Transport and Communications Bulletin for Asia and the Pacific is a journal published once a year by the Transport Division of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). The Bulletin is intended to provide a medium for the sharing of knowledge, experience, ideas, policy options and information on the development of transport infrastructure and services in the Asian and Pacific region, to stimulate policy-oriented research and to increase awareness of transport policy issues and responses.

This issue of Bulletin comprises of three articles:

Article 1: Tariff competitiveness of Trans-Siberian railway in Asia-Europe container transport - by Dr. K. V. Kholopov, Professor; Foreign Trade Academy, Moscow, Russian Federation

Article 2: Strategies on developing Viet Nam Railways up to the year 2000 and beyond - by Mr. Nguyen Trong Bach, Deputy General Director; Viet Nam Railways

Article 3: Backwater cruising: a novel mode of tourism transport in Kerala (India) - by Dr. K Muraleedharan Menon