Reflections on my rides on the rails of China and Malaysia.
The Jakarta-Bandung high-speed railway will be a sure-fire boon for the Indonesian economy.
In a country as large as China, inter-city and inter-province travel presents a challenge in terms of time and distance. The question is: how will we get there?
While China’s railway system has gone a long way in breaking records for length and speed, experts are now warning of new challenges, given that two factors crucial to the original success have shifted.