China railway

343 km, minus 35 degrees: China set to open its longest high-speed railway line

Testing has begun on the track, which will cut travel time on the route from 360 minutes to 110 minutes.

May 03, 2018, 08:26 AM IST

China's railways report record daily passenger volume

China Railway Corporation witnessed a record passenger trips of around 12.54 million on the first day of the week-long National Day holiday from October 1-7.

 

Oct 02, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

China to merge two top state-owned train makers

China will soon merge its two biggest train makers to create a multi-billion-dollar firm as it seeks export markets for its high-speed railway technologies, the official Xinhua news agency reported, citing sources in the firms.

Oct 29, 2014, 12:34 PM IST

China not to suspend high speed rail projects

China on Friday said it would invest USD 79.37 billion on new railway projects and ruled out en masse suspension of several high-speed projects following last year's deadly accident.

Mar 09, 2012, 19:07 PM IST

'China lost $15.87 bn for halting high-speed rail projects'

China suffered USD 15.87 billion losses after it halted high-speed rail projects amid security concerns last year, a top official said on Monday.

Mar 05, 2012, 19:33 PM IST