The WCR's representatives study visit in Switzerland
On 15-16th of November 2011 the representatives of the Warsaw Commuter Rail were invited by the Swiss Party to participate in a study visit to learn about a set of issues regarding organization and operations of the local public transport implemented in the territory of Switzerland – in the Region of Zurich. The following issues were discussed during the visit:
On 30th of September 2010 Warsaw Commuter Rail Ltd filed the Final Project Proposal titled “Development of the public transport in Warsaw metropolitan area through improvement of the Warsaw Commuter Railway efficiency, reliability and safety” with the Implementing Authority for European Programmes (the Intermediate Body for the Swiss-Polish Co-operation Programme) – in accordance with the decision of the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs dated 28th of October 2009.
On 28th of October 2009 the Swiss Ministry of Economy – the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) approved the following Project Outlines within the framework of the assessment procedures for the Focus Area "Rehabilitation and modernisation of basic infrastructure and improvement of the environment”, Objective 3 “Improvement of management, safety, efficiency and reliability of local/regional public transport systems” of the Swiss-Polish Co-operation Programme.