Beijing-Shanghai Rail Threat Less Than Feared

Credit: Chinese Ministry of Railways
It looks like Chinese airlines have dodged a bullet train, at least for now. The carriers have won a reprieve against extreme competition from fast rail on their premier route, between Beijing and Shanghai, with the railways ministry announcing fairly high fares for its imminent service. For the...

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