China to Open Nearly 5,000 km of HSR Lines in 2019

At least 4,447 km. We’ve done the number crunching and this is how the figures look. So let’s hope you’ve a visa or residence permit valid for quite a while, because those new lines will connect you to many key destinations across China. (Why not an exact figure? The expansion of the Pearl River Delta/Greater… Continue reading China to Open Nearly 5,000 km of HSR Lines in 2019

Beijing and Zhangjiakou to Host 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games; Transit Networks Set to Benefit Big Time

On 31 July 2015, Beijing and Zhangjiakou (Kalgan) brought the 2022 Winter Olympics back to China. These two cities are set to see a huge amount of benefits over the next six-and-a-half months until the Games arrive in China for the second time (first for the Winter Olympics). Confidently confirmed (as in: works are just… Continue reading Beijing and Zhangjiakou to Host 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games; Transit Networks Set to Benefit Big Time