high-speed rail

China’s High-Speed Rail Network to Span 30,000 Kilometers, Cover 80% of Major Cities in 2020

China’s High-Speed Rail Network to Span 30,000 Kilometers, Cover 80% of Major Cities in 2020

China’s rail mileage will increase by about 20 percent to 150,000 kilometers within three years, with high-speed rail lines contributing…

Nov 27, 2017
Lin Xiaozhao
China, Russia Set Up High-Speed Rail R&D Center in Jilin Province

China, Russia Set Up High-Speed Rail R&D Center in Jilin Province

China and Russia have been deepening ties in recent years, particularly in the high-speed rail sector. The pair recently set…

Nov 17, 2017
Zhang Xia
Communication Problem Caused Lack of Flights Between Xi’an and Chengdu, Aviation Administration Says

Communication Problem Caused Lack of Flights Between Xi’an and Chengdu, Aviation Administration Says

The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) responded to media reports that the upcoming opening of the Xi’an-Chengdu high-speed rail…

Nov 14, 2017
Liao Shumin
Airlines Cancel Flights Between Xi’an, Chengdu as High-Speed Rail Prepares to Connect the Two Cities

Airlines Cancel Flights Between Xi’an, Chengdu as High-Speed Rail Prepares to Connect the Two Cities

Civil aviation authorities are looking to resolve issues with Chinese airlines after they cancelled all flights between the cities of…

Nov 1, 2017
Liao Shumin
Jiangsu to Build High-Speed Rail Line Cutting Yancheng-Shanghai Travel Time to One Hour

Jiangsu to Build High-Speed Rail Line Cutting Yancheng-Shanghai Travel Time to One Hour

China’s National Development and Reform Commission has approved a feasibility report on the construction of a CNY30.55 billion (USD4.6-billion) high-speed…

Oct 26, 2017
Tang Shihua
China Starts to Develop 250-Kmh Chinese-Standard Renaissance EMU

China Starts to Develop 250-Kmh Chinese-Standard Renaissance EMU

China has begun to develop Chinese-standard high-speed rail trains able to travel at up to 250 kilometers per hour.

Oct 25, 2017
Zhang Xia
Fuxing Trains Carry 460,000 Passengers Between Beijing and Shanghai in First Month at Maximum Speed

Fuxing Trains Carry 460,000 Passengers Between Beijing and Shanghai in First Month at Maximum Speed

The new Fuxing high-speed trains, carried 460,000 passengers between Beijing and Shanghai in their first full month of operations at maximum speed.

Oct 23, 2017
Tang Shihua
Hangzhou Approves Plan to Add Four High-Speed Rail Stations, Seven New Lines

Hangzhou Approves Plan to Add Four High-Speed Rail Stations, Seven New Lines

The municipal government of Hangzhou, the capital of China’s eastern Zhejiang province, has approved a plan drawn up by China…

Oct 12, 2017
Zhang Xia
Beijing-Zhangjiakou High-Speed Rail Offers WiFi, 2022 Winter Olympics Live Broadcast

Beijing-Zhangjiakou High-Speed Rail Offers WiFi, 2022 Winter Olympics Live Broadcast

The Beijing-Zhangjiakou high-speed rail will have dedicated press compartments for reporters covering the 2022 Winter Olympic Games co-hosted by Beijing…

Oct 10, 2017
Zhang Xia
CDB Leads Funding of USD15.11 Billion Pan-Pearl River Delta Development

CDB Leads Funding of USD15.11 Billion Pan-Pearl River Delta Development

China Development Bank Co. (CDB), a policy bank under China’s State Council, will initiate the Pan-Pearl River Delta (PPRD) development…

Sep 26, 2017
Dou Shicong
Zhejiang Government, Consortium Sign Agreement on Development of China’s First Privately-Owned High-Speed Rail Line

Zhejiang Government, Consortium Sign Agreement on Development of China’s First Privately-Owned High-Speed Rail Line

A consortium of private companies led by Shanghai-based investment conglomerate Fosun International Ltd. [HK:00656] has penned an agreement with the…

Sep 11, 2017
Dou Shicong
Workers Finish Laying Track for Harbin-Jiamusi High Speed Railway

Workers Finish Laying Track for Harbin-Jiamusi High Speed Railway

Workers finished laying tracks for the 343-kilometer Harbin-Jiamusi high-speed railway yesterday.

Sep 7, 2017
Tang Shihua