Asia's high speed fervour

Baxter, Mike
August 2010
Railway Gazette International;Aug2010, Vol. 166 Issue 8, p33
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of the High Speed Rail Asia conference, held in Hong Kong, China on July 12-14, 2010. The conference featured consultants from Australia, India and the Philippines, who have conducted studies of high speed lines elsewhere in an attempt to justify the construction of a line in each of these countries. According to speakers at the conference, vision, leadership and strong political support are essential for the construction of high speed lines.


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