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  • Chinese company hands over 1st batch of housing infrastructure project to Kuwait

    China Gezhouba Group Corporation (CGGC) handed over on Tuesday the first batch of its housing infrastructure project to the Kuwaiti side, injecting new momentum into Kuwait's economy and livelihood.


  • Construction going well on China-Laos railway

    Construction of the Kunming-Vientiane Railway to link China and Laos is proceeding smoothly, according to the company in charge of the project's Chinese section.


  • China's investment in highways, waterways grows in Jan.-May

    China's fixed-asset investment (FAI) in highways and waterways reported growth in the first five months, recovering from a year-on-year decline of 7.8 percent in the January-April period, official data showed.


  • Main structure of Xiongan high-speed railway station built in north China

    Workers on Friday finished building the main structure of the Xiongan high-speed railway station, which marks the first major transport project of the Xiongan New Area, 100 km southwest of Beijing.


  • China's infrastructure construction gathers pace as epidemic wanes

    Infrastructure construction has gathered pace across China as the government ramped up funding to spur investment in the sector following basic containment of the novel coronavirus outbreak.


  • 28 major projects in southwest China's Chongqing begin construction

    28 major projects in southwest China's Chongqing municipality started construction on April 3, involving a total investment of 105.4 billion yuan, the Xinhua-run reported on April 4.


  • Enterprises in central China's Henan to work with Alibaba on infrastructure construction digitalization

    Six province-administrated enterprises in central China's Henan Province signed a cooperative agreement with Alibaba on infrastructure construction in a bid to realize digital transformation.


  • China eyes construction of key works, infrastructure to boost investment

    China will beef up input in development of key works and infrastructure such as public health services and 5G networks amid efforts to mitigate the impact of the outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on investment progress.


  • Economic Watch: "new infrastructure" to bring digital opportunities for Chinese economy

    China is accelerating the construction of "new infrastructure," which is expected to bring new drivers for the economy, especially in sectors like new consumption, new manufacturing and new services.


  • Construction starts on new railway trunk line in west China

    Construction started Thursday on the Sichuan section of a trunk railway line connecting the capitals of west China's Qinghai and Sichuan provinces.


  • Italian technology for the inclined lifts of the Acropolis of Athens

    The lift will be put into service within May 2020. The supply of the inclined lift by Maspero Elevatori provides for the design and construction of the work, as well as the installation and maintenance with a 6-year warranty, spare parts included.


  • Salini Impregilo in the shortlist for Sydney airport connections

    Salini Impregilo is shortlisted for a new contract in Australia and on the stock market the share increased by 3.50% for 1.743 euros. The group is among the companies selected for the construction of the Sydney Gateway project.


  • Terna to sign a MoU with Steg for the Italy-Tunisia interconnection

    Terna strengthens the cooperation with Steg. Luigi Ferraris, managing director of the Italian electricity grid operator, and Moncef Harrabi, president of the Tunisian counterpart, signed a MoU to intensify industrial cooperation in the area of electrical infrastructure and the Elmed project.


  • World's longest double-deck suspension bridge opens to traffic

    A double-deck suspension bridge with the longest span in the world opened to traffic in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, on Tuesday.


  • Israel, China see huge co-op room in technology and infrastructure, expert

    Israel and China have huge room for cooperation in economy, technology and infrastructure, said Noam Shoval, a professor with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, at a forum recently held in Beijing.


  • Chinese-built Ethiopia-Djibouti railway wins acclaim for driving Ethiopia's import-export needs

    The Chinese-built Ethiopia-Djibouti standard gauge railway on Tuesday received acclaim for driving Ethiopia's import-export endeavors as it leveraged the growing transportation needs of the country.


  • Expert calls for accelerated development of int'l shipping centers to better serve BRI

    China needs to accelerate integrating coastal port cluster development with Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), as well as enhance those international shipping centers' role as shipping hubs for Belt and Road construction, according to Zhu Zhen with National Office of Port Administration.


  • Commentary: Chinese infrastructure projects facilitate integration in Latin America

    The first train entirely made up of Chinese-made carriages started operating last week between Havana and Santiago de Cuba, the island country's second largest city.


  • Infrastructure, financing biggest hurdles to AfCFTA implementation: expert

    Poor infrastructure and insufficient funding could be the biggest obstacles to the effective implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, an expert told Xinhua in a recent interview.


  • China to speed up upgrades of urban old residential areas, rural infrastructure

    The State Council, China's cabinet, plans to accelerate the regeneration of old residential areas in cities, urging faster progress in upgrading the electric grid and expanding access to safe drinking water in rural areas.


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