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CRRC signs $178m deal with LA Metro

A contract between a Chinese railcar company and Los Angeles County’s transportation agency is expected to bring 64 subway cars, 50 local jobs and $38 million in wages and benefits to the region in the coming years.

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CRRC adds LA to list of railcar contracts

China’s railcars soon will be humming along both coasts of the United States.

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Xinjiang to invest huge amount for highway network

The Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region will inject record funding into building new roads this year so it can better serve as China’s trade hub linking countries along the Silk Road Economic Belt.

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Railroads forecast to top 3 billion trips in 2017

China’s railways are forecast to handle 3.025 billion passenger trips in 2017, China Railway Corp said on Tuesday during its annual meeting in Beijing.

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Two bullet train lines now connect southwest to coast

China opened two major high-speed rail lines on Wednesday, linking the country’s less developed southwest with built-up coastal areas.

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Rail giant CRRC looks to branch out in US

China Railway Rolling Stock Corp (CRRC) said it is interested in manufacturing vehicles for all forms of rail transportation in the US, from subway cars to trains, from freight wagons to high-speed locomotives.

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