Compared to roads, the Lhasa-Nyingchi railway reduces the travel time from Lhasa to Nyingchi from 5 hours to approximately 3.5 hours.
In its prospectus, Didi says it aspires to be a “truly global tech company.”
Some 578 trains were added to handle the holiday travel rush.
Once again the market was dominated by foreigners (mostly daigou traders).
China’s vaccination surge could accelerate Asian recovery from Covid; More than 30% of inbound flights canceled amid Guangdong outbreak.
The passenger traffic of high-speed-rail lines had increased to 12 billion trips by the end of 2019, accounting for 65.4% of the total railway trips.
Attractions in Singapore can easily accommodate 10,000 people a day, which means about 40 flights. But the two cities are starting with one to two flights a day so it’s not going to move the needle.
Ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing has become one of the first companies to receive permission to test autonomous vehicles in a pilot zone in Beijing.
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