On 23 October 2023 at Frankfurt am Main Hbf the ICE 408 017 with new interior design celebrated its premiere.
On 28 May 2022, Siemens Mobility and its consortium partners Orascom Construction and The Arab Contractors have signed a contract with the Egyptian National Authority for Tunnels to create the country’s high-speed rail system.
On 1 February 2022, DB and Siemens presented 408 003, one of the ICE 3neo high speed trains.
On 31 August 2021, Siemens Mobility has signed a contract with the National Authority for Tunnels (NAT) to deliver a comprehensive rail system that will feature the first ever high speed line in the Arab Republic of Egypt.
On 26 October 2020 Eurostar has started to operate direct high speed services from Amsterdam and Rotterdam to London St. Pancras.