MTRC, CRCC bid in UK

Updated 2017-09-13 15:00:18 Global Times

Hong Kong-based MTR Corp (MTRC) and Guangshen Railway Co, a subsidiary of China Railway Construction Corp (CRCC), are jointly bidding for the HS2 high-speed rail project.

The route will run from London to Birmingham, domestic news site reported on Monday.

The duo is one of the top three candidates for the deal, according to the report.

This is the first overseas cooperation project for the companies since they signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement at the end of last year, MTRC Chairman Frederick Ma Si-hang told media.

The railway will put two-thirds of the UK population within two hours to London, the report noted.

Also in the News

Nicole Kidman Recalls Oscar Glory: Loneliest Time
Showbiz2016/06/16 13:58February 20 2019 04:39:38

Nicole Kidman Recalls Oscar Glory: Loneliest Time

Attending Shanghai International Film Festival, Nicole Kidman talks about her role in "Grace of Monaco".

Labor Day Travel Peak Starts
Also in the News2014/05/01 12:16February 20 2019 04:39:38

Labor Day Travel Peak Starts

Johnny Depp Delivers a Speech 'Evolve the Future' in 'Transcendence'
Also in the News2014/04/18 13:18February 20 2019 04:39:38

Johnny Depp Delivers a Speech 'Evolve the Future' in 'Transcendence'

Hollywood star Johnny Depp's speech in the upcoming new film "Transcendence" has been disclosed on Friday, April 11th.

China World Business Sports Showbiz Audio
C4 My Chinese Life The Sound Stage China Revealed Showbiz Video Travel Video
China World Fun Travel Entertainment Sports
Beijing Shanghai Guangzhou
Live Music Opera & Classical Movies Traditional Shows Exhibitions
Learn Chinese:
Chinese Studio Living Chinese Everyday Chinese Just For Fun Chinese Culture Buzzwords