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Over Twenty Chinese Railway Projects Underway Globally

SHANGHAI, (APP/Xinhua):Chinese companies are carrying out more than 20 railway overseas, with a total investment of 100 billion yuan (15 billion U.S. dollars), China’s railway authorities said Tuesday.

Zhu Zhexun, chief engineer of , said construction is underway on projects including the China-Laos railway, a railway linking Indonesian capital Jakarta with Bandung, a link between Serbia and Hungary, and a metro train in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore.

Preliminary work is being done on high-speed rail links between Malaysia and Singapore, and between Moscow and Kazan in Russia, he said.” companies have a strong competitive edge in technology, trains, control system, management and safety,” he said.

The (CRRC) has 75 branches and 13 R&D centers in 26 countries and regions. Its overseas contracts in 2016 were worth 8 billion U.S. dollars, Zhu said.


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