Construction company banks on technology to boost fortunes

China Communications Construction First Highway Engineering Co Ltd surveyors work on tunnel in the east Tianshan mountain, as part of the Kumul G575 highway in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. [Photo provided to China Daily] A leading construction company has said it will contribute more to high-quality infrastructure development by speeding up technology innovation and…

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New airport train ticket prices set

Staff members monitor the new subway line on a test run to Beijing Daxing International Airport on the second floor underground of the terminal hall. [Photo by Zhang Wenfang/chinadaily.com.cn] Tickets for the subway connecting downtown Beijing with the newly built Daxing International Airport will be priced 10 yuan ($1.42) – 35 yuan depending on travel…

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5G to reach Guizhou’s major urban areas next year

A worker from the China Tower Guizhou branch maintains a 5G station. [Photo/Xinhua] According to the Guizhou Telecommunication Administration, 5G commercial trial service will be launched in 2019. By 2020, the construction of a 5G network covering major urban areas of all cities and prefectures in Guizhou will be completed, and 5G commercial service will…

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Female drivers for high-speed trains

A total of 15 female drivers have begun training for driving high-speed trains along the Yangtze River Delta. The drivers will receive about one month of training at the Nanjing unit of the China Railway Shanghai Group Co. Ltd. in Nanjing, capital of eastern China’s Jiangsu province. The training will include physical exercises and skill…

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Qinghai-Tibet Railway to welcome female engine drivers

File photo: the Qinghai-Tibet Railway. [Photo/IC] XINING — A group of female engine drivers, who will become the first such group on the Qinghai-Tibet Railway, have graduated and begun internships, according to railway authorities. China Railway Qinghai-Tibet Group Co., Ltd. selected and launched a training program for 24 female drivers at the end of March…

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