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Month: February 2018

China’s high-speed trains are taking on more passengers in Chinese New Year massive migration

Chinese New Year is the world’s largest human migration, and most of those trips (as much as 80%) will likely be made by long-distance bus. But an increasing number of travelers will be cruising the country in comfort on China’s world-class high-speed rail network. Here’s how they’re doing it.

Sydney-based globalization expert Salvatore Babones is available to speak on the Chinese economy (demographics, growth, technology), the Belt & Road Initiative, global trade networks, and Australia-China relations. Contact: