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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

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