Bullet trains pictured in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Greater Bay Area is an ambitious scheme announced by the Chinese government in 2017 to link Hong Kong, Macau and nine cities in Guangdong to create a competitive mega hub. Photo: ReutersBullet trains pictured in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Greater Bay Area is an ambitious scheme announced by the Chinese government in 2017 to link Hong Kong, Macau and nine cities in Guangdong to create a competitive mega hub. Photo: Reuters
Bullet trains pictured in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Greater Bay Area is an ambitious scheme announced by the Chinese government in 2017 to link Hong Kong, Macau and nine cities in Guangdong to create a competitive mega hub. Photo: Reuters

China’s US$68 billion Greater Bay Area rail plan for faster, easier city links

  • Transport programme is intended to cover all cities in the area above county level with 5,700km of railway by 2035
  • Guangdong looks to infrastructure as avenue for growth in the post-pandemic economy

Topic |   Greater Bay Area
Bullet trains pictured in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Greater Bay Area is an ambitious scheme announced by the Chinese government in 2017 to link Hong Kong, Macau and nine cities in Guangdong to create a competitive mega hub. Photo: ReutersBullet trains pictured in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Greater Bay Area is an ambitious scheme announced by the Chinese government in 2017 to link Hong Kong, Macau and nine cities in Guangdong to create a competitive mega hub. Photo: Reuters
Bullet trains pictured in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Greater Bay Area is an ambitious scheme announced by the Chinese government in 2017 to link Hong Kong, Macau and nine cities in Guangdong to create a competitive mega hub. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE
Close
We need your support

Advertising helps us continue to provide quality content. Help support us by disabling your adblocker on our site.

How to whitelist us:
  1. 1
    Click on the AdBlock icon at the top right corner of your browser.
    For iOS, go to Settings/Safari/Content Blockers and turn it off.

    For Android, go to your Ad blocker app/Settings and turn it off.
  2. 2
    Click Enabled on this site until the text reads Disabled on this site.
  3. 2
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.
  4. 3
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.