China-Laos passenger rail gets running

A photo shows the D888 train traveling on the Olive Dam Bridge of the China-Laos Railway in Xishuangbanna Dai autonomous prefecture, Yunnan province, on April 13, 2023 International route to bring vast array of economic benefits to both nations The high-profile China-Laos Railway opened to international passengers on Thursday, opening up new doors of opportunity…

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In Jilin, railway workers ensure safety

Maintenance workers get ready for their daily work. Over the past three decades, several generations of track maintenance workers have ensured the safety and smooth flow of trains running on the Meihekou-Ji’an railway in Jilin province. Snaking through the Changbai Mountain regions, the railway is an important transportation channel for key materials such as grain…

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Transportation projects gather speed nationwide

Transportation infrastructure construction has maintained a high level of operation in China in recent years, especially amid COVID headwinds, which has proved to be key in stabilizing the economy in the short term and will better serve the country’s major strategies, economic and social development and people’s livelihood over the medium and long term, experts…

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China-Laos Railway set to open cross-border passenger services

Travelers enter the railway station in Vientiane, Laos, to take the China-Laos Railway on Nov 25, 2022. Passengers in China and Laos can buy train tickets between the two countries starting Tuesday, as the high-profile China-Laos Railway will open cross-border passenger services on Thursday, making it the first international passenger train service since the COVID-19…

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Chinese, Portuguese companies to deepen rail ties

Officials from China and Portugal take seats in a carriage of the train in Tangshan, Hebei province, before it was delivered to Porto Continued, deepened cooperation between Chinese and Portuguese companies to provide metro services in Portugal is expected in the future, according to the Portuguese ambassador to China. “We hope Chinese companies will continue…

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Singapore and Malaysia helping build community with a shared future

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim visited China and attended the Boao Forum last week. Their visits sent out a message to the world that Singapore and Malaysia will strengthen ties and deepen cooperation with China, opening a new chapter in bilateral ties and attaching great importance…

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SOEs make infrastructure milestones

Employees of China Railway 24th Bureau Group Corp Ltd work on a high-speed rail bridge in Jingmen, Hubei province, in March. [Photo/China Daily] Intensified efforts, intelligent tech bolster projects amid nation’s economic recovery China’s infrastructure construction continues to progress at a fast pace amid the nation’s overall economic recovery, with State-owned enterprises playing critical roles…

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SOEs make infrastructure milestones

Employees of China Railway 24th Bureau Group Corp Ltd work on a high-speed rail bridge in Jingmen, Hubei province, in March. Intensified efforts, intelligent tech bolster projects amid nation’s economic recovery China’s infrastructure construction continues to progress at a fast pace amid the nation’s overall economic recovery, with State-owned enterprises playing critical roles in several…

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High-speed railway services between HK, mainland fully resume

Passengers walk on the platform of Fuzhou Railway Station, preparing to board a train bound for West Kowloon Station, Hong Kong on Saturday. HONG KONG — The long-haul services of the Express Rail Link (XRL) Hong Kong Section fully resumed on Saturday, connecting the financial hub with destinations outside the neighboring Guangdong province. Over 30,000…

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Construction of new high-speed rail gains traction

Builders of China Railway 24th Bureau Group Corp Ltd work at the Dangyang Tunnel in Hubei province on Thursday. State contractors have once again showcased their edge in infrastructure construction with the recent completion of a tunneling project on a major railway under construction. China Railway 24th Bureau Group Corp Ltd (CR24), which is building…

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