China opens Jinghu High-speed railway,Safety concern dismissed

Jinghu High speed railway,Bullet train

On June 30,2011, the 1318 kilometer long Jinghu High-speed railway connecting China's capital Beijing and the largest commercial city Shanghai is offcially opened to traffic, cutting the single-way time between the two cities to under five hours. Official dismissed claims that the railway's operating speed was cut due to safety concerns.

BEIJING, June 30 (Xinhua) -- The first high-speed trains to travel on the new Beijing-Shanghai high-speed railway departed at 3 p.m. Thursday, with one train leaving Shanghai for Beijing and another ...   Full Story

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