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  1. Business - Economy - TRANSPORT

    China spends 405b yuan on railways in the first eight months

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 06:02am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... Chim Sau-wai sauwai.chim@scmp.com Investment to grow network rises to 405b yuan but losses at China Railway place doubts on its ability to raise funds for future projects Railways spending up in first 8 months China's railway investment accelerated in July and August as government spending on the rail network rose 20 per cent in the first eight months of the year ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1589743/china-spends-405b-yuan-railways-first-eight-months
  2. Business - China Business - TRANSPORT

    China to offer 300 billion yuan of railway contracts until end of the year

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... China Railway Group, the country's largest railway builder. "China does not have a railway network that is too large. It still needs to build more railways. That is good for people's livelihood and economic development," said Yang Liang, chief financial officer of China Railway Group. Yu Tengqun, secretary of the board of directors of the state-owned railway firm, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1584079/china-offer-300-billion-yuan-railway-contracts-until-end
  3. Business - Companies - TRANSPORT

    Train makers CNR and CSR seal 6.8b yuan in new orders

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 09:15am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... 6.8b yuan in new orders State-owned train makers China CNR Corp and CSR Corp have won new orders worth a total of 6.8 billion yuan (HK$8.6 billion), including overseas deals valued at 1.8 ... "Developed countries, such as Japan or European countries, would not need China's high-speed trains, while developing countries might find it expensive," said Wang Zhuoran, an analyst ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1589965/china-cnr-signs-12-contracts-worth-65b-yuan
  4. News - China - TRANSPORT

    China sets the pace on bike sharing

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 04:37am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg In seven years the mainland has gone from no public bicycles to 650,000 as it tackles pollution China sets pace on bike sharing Back in the summer of 1965, a group of self-styled ... has sampled programmes in China, Europe and North America, says 68 new ones have been introduced around the world this year- a rate of two a week. By putting millions of cyclists on the road, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1580363/china-sets-pace-bike-sharing
  5. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR director rules out pay cut for failing managers

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 06:05am by Tony Cheung, Gary Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung and Gary Cheung MTR director rules out pay cut for failing managers Making senior management pay for the delay in the high-speed cross-border rail project won't make the MTR more accountable to the public, a key non-executive director of the train corporation told the South China Morning Post. Instead, Frederick Ma Si-hang, who heads an independent committee ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1587391/mtr-director-rules-out-pay-cut-failing-managers
  6. News - China - TRANSPORT

    Breakdowns plaguing Beijing subway this year, report says

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:49pm by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com MTR Corp operates one of the lines that had latest morning service interruptions, causing large numbers of passengers to be late for work The Beijing metro system is averaging a breakdown a week – a total of 39 – so far this year, m ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1587888/breakdowns-plaguing-beijing-subway-year-report-says
  7. News - China - TRANSPORT

    Four new subway lines open in Beijing

    Posted Dec 31st 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... of 442 kilometres, according to the government-owned Beijing Subway Operation Company, which runs the system. China's economy has quadrupled in size over the past decade, boosting car ... urbanisation as a new growth engine. The National Development and Reform Commission this month approved plans to build 456 kilometres of subway in Changsha, the capital of Hunan province, involving ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1116150/four-new-subway-lines-open-beijing
  8. Business - Companies - TRANSPORT

    Smooth ride for MTR in London

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 01:14am by SIULAN LAW

    ... Stephanie Wan, an emigrant from Hong Kong. Analysts contacted by the South China Morning Post in London said they were unaware of these scandals. Howard Wheeldon, a senior strategist at BGC ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1581582/smooth-ride-mtr-london
  9. News - China Insider - TRANSPORT

    Passengers run for their lives... all because foreigner ‘fainted’ on Shanghai train

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 02:24pm by Erin Hale

    ... fainted – was criticised by netizens. But the incident also speaks volumes about the current tensions in China over possible terrorism incidents, according to others. Verified blogger Li Zhiren ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1577655/look-passengers-run-their-lives-all-because-foreigner-fainted-shanghai
  10. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Tramways owners plan to expand on mainland China to 'fill transport gap'

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:20am by Ada Lee

    ... "Soon [trams] will be a big transportation system in China," he said, noting that Shanghai planned to expand its tram system to 800km by 2020. Other cities, such as Beijing and Zhuhai, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1556872/tramways-owners-plan-expand-mainland-china-fill-transport-gap

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