Trains off assembly line heading for Egypt

The first of 22 electric multiple units, or EMUs, designed for urban rail transit in Egypt rolled off the assembly line last week in Qingdao, Shandong province. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn] The first of 22 electric multiple units, or EMUs, designed for Egypt’s urban rail transit system by China’s rolling-stock maker CRRC Qingdao Sifang Co,…

Ministry ensures vaccines transported smoothly

Workers transport boxes of vaccines against the COVID-19 developed by Beijing Institute of Biological Products under Sinopharm’s China National Biotec Group (CNBG), from a truck to a cold storage facility of Guangdong Center for Disease Control and Prevention, in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, on April 8, 2021. [Photo/Agencies] China is capable of transporting sufficient doses of…

Lithuania’s withdrawal from ’17+1′ shows it is snared in Cold War web: China Daily editorial

A China-Europe freight train with 45 compartments of anti-epidemic supplies leaves the Xinzhu Railway Station in Xi’an, Northwest China’s Shaanxi province, on Aug 12, 2020, to head for Italy’s Milan. [Photo/Xinhua] Informing the media of his country’s decision to withdraw from the “17+1” cooperation mechanism on Saturday, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis described the platform…

Tibet hits highs driven by roads, infrastructure

Region’s Party secretary: Govt investment over seven decades has created ‘miracles’ The building of roads and other infrastructure funded by government investment has helped transform the Tibet autonomous region into a prosperous new world, according to the region’s leaders. Over the past 70 years, the central government has invested 1.63 trillion yuan ($253.3 billion) to…