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Over 80% of Tibet-Sichuan Railway, the ‘world’s most challenging’, will be bridges and tunnels

October 22, 2018 1:26 am0 comments
Over 80% of Tibet-Sichuan Railway, the ‘world’s most challenging’, will be bridges and tunnels

(TibetanReview.net, Oct21, 2018) – China has called the Sichuan-Tibet Railway, whose building President Xi Jinping recently called for being speeded up, the most challenging railway project in the world. Its globaltimesw.cn website Oct 19 made a graphic presentation to explain how this was so, saying the railway, with 80 percent […]

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Nepal prime minister to sign Tibet railway link agreement with China

June 21, 2018 5:30 am0 comments
Nepal prime minister to sign Tibet railway link agreement with China

(TibetanReview.net, Jun19, 2018) – After making constant calls for it over the past several years, Nepal is to take its first concrete step towards bringing the railway line in Chinese ruled Tibet to its capital Kathmandu during Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s Jun 19-24 visit to China. Several agreements will […]

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China completes major project of Sichuan-Tibet railway

January 20, 2018 12:04 am0 comments
China completes major project of Sichuan-Tibet railway

(TibetanReview.net, Jan19, 2018) – Reporting progress in the ongoing building of China’s second railway line into Tibet, China said Jan 18 that it had completed on Jan 17 the first super long tunnel on the Sichuan-Tibet railway. The total length of the tunnel, named as Sangzhuling tunnel, is 16.449 kilometres, […]

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China looks to rail-link Tibet with Nepal by 2022

November 20, 2017 1:11 am0 comments
China looks to rail-link Tibet with Nepal by 2022

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19, 2017) – China is conducting a feasibility study for building a railway link to Nepal at an estimated cost of more than US$4 billion, with the line expected to reach Lumbini through Kathmandu and Pokhara by 2022, reported the hindustantimes.com Nov 18, citing China’s envoy to Kathmandu Yu […]

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Preliminary survey for an underground Tibet-Nepal OBOR railway line concluded

November 14, 2017 5:47 am0 comments
Preliminary survey for an underground Tibet-Nepal OBOR railway line concluded

(TibetanReview.net, Nov13, 2017) – A railway line linking Chinese ruled Tibet with Nepal has begun taking concrete shape with the two sides having concluded a preliminary study. The cross-border 100-km railway will connect Kathmandu and Tibet’s border town of Kerung (Tibetan: Kyirong or Kyidrong), reported Nepal’s myrepublica.com Nov 11. A […]

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