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Change of Name From Swaziland Railway to Eswatini Railways

Following the pronouncement by His Majesty King Mswati III on the 19th April 2018 and subsequent to the declaration of change of Swaziland name to Eswatini, Legal Notice 80, 2018, the Swaziland Railway Board resolved to comply with the said Legal Notice and change the name of Swaziland Railway to ESWATINI RAILWAYS with immediate effect. The change of name shall not affect any statutory requirements, rights, debts, liabilities or obligations of the Organization.

From the CEO – 2017

Swaziland Railway continued to operate in a difficult trading environment, an environment of low economic activity in the country and the region, in particular the South African economy which is declining.

From the CEO – 2016

When the 2016/17 Financial Year started we had revenue and tonnage figures at the same level as the previous year. The global low demand for commodities especially minerals coupled with prices that had dropped by 65% a year ago, made one predict tough times ahead.