TITLE

Asia's high speed fervour

AUTHOR(S)
Baxter, Mike
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Aug2010, Vol. 166 Issue 8, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
52941662

 

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