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China reportedly reviving $300 million Tibet-Nepal rail project

July 29, 2020 10:49 pm0 comments
China reportedly reviving $300 million Tibet-Nepal rail project

(TibetanReview.net, Jul29’20) – China has resumed its pre-feasibility study for a project to rail link occupied Tibet with the key cities in Nepal of Kathmandu and Lumbini, the birthplace of the Buddha located close to India’s border, reported indiatoday.in Jul 25. The project has been held up by cost and […]

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China reports completion of all 120 bridges, 47 tunnels on new strategic railway in occupied Tibet

June 21, 2020 8:32 pm0 comments
China reports completion of all 120 bridges, 47 tunnels on new strategic railway in occupied Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jun21’20) – Reporting further progress in the building of the Lhasa-Nyingchi railway in occupied Tibet, China said Jun 21 that the building of all its 120 bridges and 47 tunnels had now been completed. Once put into operation in 2021, it will be the Chinese railway, having both military […]

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China set to begin building most intricate section of Sichuan-Tibet railway

April 14, 2020 1:56 am0 comments
China set to begin building most intricate section of Sichuan-Tibet railway

(TibetanReview.net, Apr09’20) – Having completed building all the 47 tunnels on the Lhasa-Nyingchi section of the Sichuan-Tibet railway just recently, China is now to take up this year the building of the railway’s most intricate section, the Ya’an-Nyingchi railway which will connect China with Tibet by a second rail route, […]

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China reports major progress in 2021 completion of Lhasa-Nyingchi railway, Tibet

April 9, 2020 2:29 am0 comments
China reports major progress in 2021 completion of Lhasa-Nyingchi railway, Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Apr08’20) – China said Apr 7 it had achieved a major progress in the building of the Lhasa-Nyingchi railway within Tibet Autonomous Region with the completion of the building of all 47 tunnels under the project. The project is part of the mammoth Sichuan-Tibet Railway which is expected to […]

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Nepal clears pre-feasibility report for railway link with China via Tibet

January 26, 2020 8:03 am0 comments
Nepal clears pre-feasibility report for railway link with China via Tibet

Nepal has ruled, following pre-feasibility studies carried out by it, that a railway line connecting it with China through Tibet is feasible, reported sputniknews.com Jan 24, citing the country’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali.

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Sichuan-Tibet Railway to be major Chinese project this year

January 4, 2020 2:19 am0 comments
Sichuan-Tibet Railway to be major Chinese project this year

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’20) – China plans to build at least 4,000 kilometres of new railway lines this year, including 2,000 km of high-speed lines, with the construction of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway, the second railway into the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) after the Qinghai-Tibet line, being a major project this year, reported […]

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Key progress reported in building of Lhasa-Nyingchi Railway set for completion in 2021

November 12, 2019 12:14 am0 comments
Key progress reported in building of Lhasa-Nyingchi Railway set for completion in 2021

(TibetanReview.net, Nov10’19) – After reporting big-step achievement in the building of the Lhasa-Nyingchi section of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway with the completion of the construction of the Bayu Tunnel on Nov 4, China reported Nov 9 that it had also completed joining a key bridge along the same ongoing project. The […]

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China completes big step for its rail link through Tibet with South Asia

November 5, 2019 12:50 am0 comments
China completes big step for its rail link through Tibet with South Asia

(TibetanReview.net, Nov04’19) – China said Nov 3 that it had achieved a big step to strengthen connections between it through Tibet and South Asia with the completion of the construction of the Bayu Tunnel from Lhasa to the Nyingchi railway section of the strategic Sichuan-Tibet Railway. The report said the […]

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China completes pivotal tunnel in major new Tibet railway project

August 6, 2019 6:57 am0 comments
China completes pivotal tunnel in major new Tibet railway project

(TibetanReview.net, Aug04’19) – China said Aug 3 that it had made a huge progress on the mammoth Lhasa-Nyingchi railway project by completing on Aug 2 the construction of a pivotal tunnel on it. The Bukamu Tunnel, located in Milin (Tibetan: Miling or Manling) County of Nyingchi (Nyingtri) City, is 9,240 […]

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Sichuan-Tibet Railway’s Chamdo work beginning next month

May 22, 2019 8:47 pm0 comments
Sichuan-Tibet Railway’s Chamdo work beginning next month

(TibetanReview.net, May22’19) – Work on the Tibet section of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway, China’s second railway link to the region, is proceeding at a fast pace with work on the Chamdo section expected to begin next month, reported China’s official chinadaily.com.cn May 22. Described as the world’s most geographically challenging railway […]

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