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Green light for undersea tunnel linking two industrial hubs

China Railway Corporation has given the green light for a 16.2-kilometer undersea high-speed railway tunnel that will allow bullet trains to race at up to 300km/h between the eastern port city of Ningbo and its neighboring island of Zhoushan. Approved after a feasibility study, the tunnel is part of a 71km rail line that will reduce travel time […]