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New High Speed Rail Link to Slash Beijing-Hong Kong Travel Times Next Month

New High Speed Rail Link to Slash Beijing-Hong Kong Travel Times Next Month

The Hong Kong section of a high-speed rail link connecting the special administrative region to the Chinese mainland is set…

Aug 10, 2018
Liao Shumin
China’s Rail Investment Gets Back on Track

China’s Rail Investment Gets Back on Track

China looks set to add 10 percent to its rail investment budget set at the start of this year, returning the country to a CNY800 billion (USD117 billion) spending target set in 2014.

Aug 9, 2018
Xu Zuwei & Liao Shumin
Chinese Firm Starts Renovation, Expansion of Zimbabwe’s Biggest Airport

Chinese Firm Starts Renovation, Expansion of Zimbabwe’s Biggest Airport

A Chinese state-owned enterprise has started construction for the expansion of Robert Gabriel Mugabe International, the largest airport in Zimbabwe.

Jul 25, 2018
Xu Wei
Tongren Official Defends Hyperloop Test Track, Denies It Will Be Financial Burden

Tongren Official Defends Hyperloop Test Track, Denies It Will Be Financial Burden

Tongren Official Defends Hyperloop Test Track, Denies It Will Be Financial Burden The construction of a Hyperloop test line in…

Jul 23, 2018
Liao Shumin
Didi, SoftBank to Offer Taxi Hailing in Japan, Help Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

Didi, SoftBank to Offer Taxi Hailing in Japan, Help Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

Didi, SoftBank to Offer Taxi Hailing in Japan, Help Rising Number of Chinese Tourists

Jul 19, 2018
Chen Juan & Liu Jing
Didi Takes Ride-Sharing Race to Melbourne

Didi Takes Ride-Sharing Race to Melbourne

Chinese ride-hailing titan Didi Chuxing plans to roll out services in Melbourne, Australia’s second-largest city, as it continues to expand…

Jun 15, 2018
Xu Wei
Chinese Authorities Unite to Tighten Ride-Hailing Regulation After Didi Murder

Chinese Authorities Unite to Tighten Ride-Hailing Regulation After Didi Murder

Seven Chinese authorities, including the Ministry of Transport, want to reinforce joint supervision over ride-hailing services after a woman was murdered during a trip booked via Didi Chuxing.

Jun 6, 2018
Xu Wei
Emerging Services Boost China's Service Exports to Grow Faster Than Imports

Emerging Services Boost China's Service Exports to Grow Faster Than Imports

The worth of China's service exports have grown more than that of the imports in the first four months this…

Jun 6, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s Airlines Collect Fuel Surcharges on Domestic Routes for First Time in Three Years

China’s Airlines Collect Fuel Surcharges on Domestic Routes for First Time in Three Years

A host of Chinese airlines are collecting fuel surcharges on domestic routes for the first time in three years after…

Jun 5, 2018
Liao Shumin
Jiangsu Will Invest USD75 Billion to Play Catch-Up in High-Speed Rail

Jiangsu Will Invest USD75 Billion to Play Catch-Up in High-Speed Rail

Jiangsu Will Invest USD75 Billion to Play Catch-Up in High-Speed Rail.

May 22, 2018
Lin Xiaozhao
China’s Top Economic Body Greenlights USD16 Bln Intercity Rail Construction Plan

China’s Top Economic Body Greenlights USD16 Bln Intercity Rail Construction Plan

China’s top macroeconomic planner approved the eastern Guangdong intercity railway construction plan in order to improve the relatively underdeveloped transportation…

May 16, 2018
Tang Shihua
New Policies Helped Chinese Airlines Combat Rising Fuel Costs in First Quarter

New Policies Helped Chinese Airlines Combat Rising Fuel Costs in First Quarter

Six of China’s seven listed airlines posted higher first-quarter profits this year, commending new regulations that helped combat the rising cost of fuel.

May 2, 2018
Chen Shanshan