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70% of townships, 47% of villages in ‘Tibet’ said to have bus service

February 13, 2020 3:00 am0 comments
70% of townships, 47% of villages in ‘Tibet’ said to have bus service

(TibetanReview.net, Feb12’20) – A total of 70 percent of townships and 47 percent of villages in Tibet Autonomous Region became accessible by public bus transport services by the end of 2019, reported China’s chinadaily.com.cn Feb 12. The report cited the region’s department of transportation as saying 669 villages and 22 […]

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China to continue focus on building Tibet’s air, road and rail transport for tourism, security

January 8, 2020 3:35 am0 comments
China to continue focus on building Tibet’s air, road and rail transport for tourism, security

(TibetanReview.net, Jan07’20) – Given its strong emphasis on developing the tourism industry while at the same time strengthening the security networks both internal and external, China is to continue its strong focus on developing air, rail and road transport system in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) this year. The construction on […]

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Vehicular access likely contributed to huge trash collection at Mt Everest base camp in Tibet

April 18, 2019 5:56 am0 comments
Vehicular access likely contributed to huge trash collection at Mt Everest base camp in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Apr17’19) – After opening access to the base camp of Mt Everest with asphalt road for vehicular traffic in the name of development and modernization, China has now closed the site to everyone except those with permits to scale the world’s highest peak. The move was taken in response […]

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Every villages in TAR to be accessible by road by 2020, shuttle buses to serve 80 percent of them

September 20, 2018 11:59 pm0 comments
Every villages in TAR to be accessible by road by 2020, shuttle buses to serve 80 percent of them

(TibetanReview.net, Sep20, 2018) – All but two of the 697 townships in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) have now been made accessible by road and by 2020 even all its 5,467 villages will be similarly opened up, reported China’s official chinadaily.com.cn Sep 19, citing the region’s department of transportation. The report […]

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