23-07-2014The Community advises large cities in Vietnam and the Arab Emirates on transport integration and management
Today Pablo Cavero visited the head offices of the company IDOM, with which the Transport Consortium is collaborating on a number of international projects. IDOM has opted for the conduct of a sustainable mobility study in Abu Dhabi in conjunction with the Madrid Regional Transport Consortium (CRTM). The Company has also submitted a joint tender with Metro de Madrid for a sustainable urban transport study in Ho Chi Minh City
21-07-2014Metro will endow the new Nuevos Ministerios Station shopping area with a parking lot with 200 spaces
Borja Carabante visited today the space set aside for this parking lot, which has three floors and provides access to the future shopping area. The Company has already invited tenders for the operation both of the shopping area and of the parking lot. Such initiatives bring in new revenues for Metro and help to make it possible to freeze public transport fares.
07-07-2014Metro pays tribute to the one-way and 10-trip magnetic ticket with a special issue of coloured tickets
Pablo Cavero today unveiled the commemorative tickets, which travellers will be able to buy from the usual vending machines at seven stations. A million tickets will be issued featuring the colours of the first five lines that came into service within the network. After 40 years of use Metro is phasing out this kind of ticket and switching to contact-free technology