All aboard! Changsha maglev starts trial operation
The Changsha maglev line pushed full steam ahead with its trail operations on May 6.
Local maglev technology now a global industry leader
As one of the most dynamic emerging industries in China, the rail transport equipment business is playing a major role in the manufacturing sector in Central China's Hunan province during the 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-20) period.
First tourism bus line opens in Changsha
Changsha has opened its first tourism line connecting the down town area with attractions in Wangcheng district.
Central Chinese cities to build more maglev lines
Central China's Hunan province is preparing to build more middle-to-low speed magnetically levitated (maglev) rail lines after the successful launch of the first domestic line in the province in 2016.
Changsha-Kunming high-speed railway cuts travel times
With the opening of two major high-speed rail lines linking Kunming to south and east China, travellers from Changsha can now reach the Yunnan capital in less than six hours.
Maglev trains stay at front of debate
As China Railway Rolling Stock Corp Ltd recently launched a 600 kilometer per hour maglev project and China Railway Construction Corp Ltd set up a maglev subsidiary, debate over maglev technology is hot again.