China-Thailand high-speed railway to boost trade links

The asbestos train departs Dunhuang, Northwest China's Gansu province, on its way to Thailand on April 21, 2022. [Photo by Zhang Xiaoliang/For chinadaily.com.cn] In December 2014, the Thai and Chinese governments signed a memorandum of understanding on railway infrastructure cooperation within the framework of the Thailand Transport Infrastructure Development Strategy 2015-22.The event marked the 40th…

Nations unite in win-win trade partnership

Two countries agree to complement one another through a series of agreements Future economic and trade ties between China and Indonesia will be strengthened by the tangible growth of the Belt and Road Initiative, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership and their complementary goods trade structure, said experts and business leaders. With the two countries making…

China-Europe train traffic soars

Customs officers inspect a China-Europe freight train. [Photo by Zhou Shichao/For chinadaily.com.cn] The total number of China-Europe freight train trips operated by a multimodal transport center in Qingdao, Shandong province, soared — up 36.3 percent year-on-year to 620 from January to October — playing a significant role in stabilizing supply chains and foreign trade, Customs…

China-Germany connection to strengthen with China’s new investment in Hamburg terminal

Containers of Chinese companies China Shipping and COSCO (China Ocean Shipping Company) are loaded on a container as it is leaving the port in Hamburg, Germany March 11, 2020. [Photo/Agencies] The German government’s approval to a Chinese investment for 24.9 percent stake in HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort GmbH (CTT) will create space to deepen China-Germany…

China rail-sea intermodal trains complete 7,000 trade corridor trips

A rail-sea cargo freight loaded with imported goods is to leave Qinzhou railway station in Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region for Chongqing municipality. [Photo by Chen Lei/for chinadaily.com.cn] CHONGQING– A cargo train carrying containers of goods, including paper pulp, quartz sand, and ceramics, arrived in Southwest China’s Chongqing municipality on Saturday, marking the completion of the…