Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:22
Let the train take the strain
Hong Kong’s first high-speed railway – the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail (Hong Kong Section) – was launched yesterday (September 23) giving visitors from around the world the chance to travel quickly and conveniently between Hong Kong and cities across Mainland China.
Fri, 27 Apr 2018 01:00
Pace of EEC rail projects picks up
PLANNED high-speed and double-track rail projects to serve the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) are expected to begin services in 2023, with an investment value of Bt296.42 billion alone flagged for the high-speed train service, the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) said.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 01:00
Medium-speed option mulled for Bangkok-Chiang Mai rail
CONSTRUCTION of a much-improved rail link from Bangkok to Chiang Mai is expected to start next year, but the government will evaluate whether to proceed with a proposed high-speed service or switch to a medium-speed alternative, Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said yesterday.
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 01:00
Laos; from land locked to land linked
AS BANGKOK EMBARKS ON ITS HIGH-SPEED TRACK TO THE NORTHEAST, THE LAOTIAN GOVT IS STEAMING AHEAD WITH ITS NEIGHBOURS TO BUILD A CHAIN OF EXTENSIVE, BENEFICIAL RAIL NETWORKS SNAKING INTO THAILAND, VIETNAM, CAMBODIA AND CHINA.
Mon, 08 May 2017 01:00
Trains for a new era
One of the most innovative industries in China is high speed trains.
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 01:00
High-speed track to the future between Singapore and Malaysia
HIGH-SPEED trains possibly running within a decade will encourage more interaction between Singapore and Malaysia
Fri, 16 Oct 2015 15:02
Indonesia, China sign joint venture for high speed train project
Jakarta (dpa) - Indonesia and China on Friday signed a joint venture to build a high-speed railway line, marking progress in the South-East Asian country's attempts to upgrade its creaky infrastructure.
Tue, 29 Oct 2013 00:00
Malaysia mulls high speed train link to Thailand
Malaysia has mulled linkage of high-speed train with Thailand in order to link railway system with China, Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul said Tuesday.
Wed, 10 Apr 2013 00:00
Foreign investors to be allowed to bid for high speed train projects
The Transport Ministry will allow foreign investors to submit their proposals for developing high speed train projects in September and October with an eye to kicking off the projects next year.