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by Mimi Lau in Guangzhou

SCMP, page A1 March 03, 2010

1. the network ... faced major problems in recouping its construction costs

- reimbursing, recovering -

2. to break even

- make neither profit nor loss -

3. Many experts have queried

- questioned -

4. his concerns were brushed aside by Ministry of Railways spokesman

- dismissed -

5. long-haul routes

- long distance -