China to construct INDIA’S first ever bullet train

Officials said the deal (India's first bullet train project) is confined to one sector, and claimed India is still open to Chinese investments on other high-speed routes depending on easy financing. India's move to opt for Japanese bullet trains on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad route has raised concerns in China, which is vying with Japan to build high-speed rail in India. In addition to conducting a feasibility study to build a high speed rail track on the 2,200-km Chennai-Delhi route, an India-China consortium is also conducting a study for the 1,200-km New Delhi-Mumbai corridor. Indian officials here told PTI that Japan had […]