China clinches first overseas bullet train deal with Indonesia

China and Indonesia inked an agreement in Jakarta to launch a joint venture for a high-speed rail linking the Indonesian capital with Bandung, the capital of West Java. The USD 5.5 billion project to build the 150 km high speed rail, will be conducted on a business-to-business basis, in which the Indonesian side controls 60 per cent of the joint ...

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Africa infrastructure forum to kick off 22 October in Morocco

The 8th Forum of African Infrastructures (FAI 2015) will be held from 22 to 24 October in Marrakech (Morocco) under the theme “South-South Cooperation and the development of transport infrastructures.”Organized by I-Conferences under the auspices of the ministry of Equipment, Transport and Logistics, FAI 2015 brings together ten African ministers and more than 500 infrastructure experts from Africa and around ...

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China South-South Climate Cooperation Fund To Help Pacific Nations affected by Climate Change

Chinese president Xi Jinpingin announced the China South-South Climate Cooperation Fund to help affected developing nations. The fund is an initiative to help support developing nations facing challenges posed by climate change, and enhance their capacity to access the Green Climate Fund. The fund will help the small island developing states to assist them in their struggles and challenges posed ...

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