7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

China looks to high-speed rail to expand reach

(Source: New York Times, August 8, 2014)

BEIJING, China A favorite export from China to its neighbors these days are high-speed rail lines designed to make trade routes in the vast stretches of Asia more accessible and fortify Chinese dreams of turning its southern reaches into the capital of mainland Southeast Asia. But not everyone wants to be bound so close.

Full story: New York Times

Monday, August 11, 2014

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2017 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

MBTA leads nation in light rail derailments
Grain group supports STB proposal requiring railroads to post rates online
Caltrain nixes PTC contract with Parsons
Airgas workers join Teamsters Local 493
Tri-Rail frustrated by maintenance issues, duct tape repair
WMATA takes legal action to enforce anti-fatigue policy
Teamsters demand justice for workers while XPO CEO Jacobs speaks
Russians to test train-mounted nuclear missile
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines