Rupert Reid

 

Chinese train company to run new British line?



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL June 29, 2017


A Chinese high speed train. Photo credit - Pixabay   The Chinese Guangshen Railway Company is in the running to operate Britain's new flagship HS2 line.   HS2 (short for High Speed 2) will, as the name suggests,...

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Tesla heading to China



BUSINESS, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST June 29, 2017


Tesla is just the latest of a number of auto manufacturers to announce plans to build in the country. Photo credit - Pixabay   US electric car giant Tesla is investigating the possibility of manufacturing some of its vehicl...

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Beijing Airport follows London model



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL June 28, 2017


An interior shot of Beijing's current Capital airport. Photo credit - Pixabay   With a new airport opening in 2019, Beijing will join a small list of cities with two major international airports.   There's a saying i...

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China problems force Aston Martin recall



TECHNOLOGY, CHINA , UK June 28, 2017


The problem could impact Aston Martin's Vantage model. Photo credit - Pixabay   Aston Martin has recalled cars around the world as a result of problems with its Vantage model in China.   The recall is of nearly 1,700...

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£54 billion for a Great Wall



THAT'S ODD, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST June 27, 2017


The glory of the Great Wall of China wouldn't come cheap if you wanted to build a new one! Photo credit - Pixabay   New research has revealed the cost of building the Wonders of the World in today's money.   British ...

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