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Japan promotes Shinkansen high-speed rail link for Malaysia-Singapore
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Shinkansen promotion in Australia

Japanese companies are showcasing shinkansen and other high-speed train technologies at an international exhibition in Australia. The annual "AusRAIL" fair began in the southeastern city of Melbourne on Tuesday. A record 6 Japanese firms are ... NHK, 1 week ago

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Grand bullet train system sought as expansion threatens slow, parallel routes

The shinkansen not only supported the spectacular postwar economic recovery, it also contributed to the development of high-speed rail systems in other countries. Following the launch of the Tokaido Shinkansen Line in 1964, the bullet train ...
 Japan Times5 days ago

JR Tokai to mull financial backing for Texas Shinkansen project

The leading rail operator in central Japan, under pressure from the central government, will consider financial backing for a Shinkansen bullet train project in the United States. The decision by Central Japan Railway Co. (JR Tokai) marks a ...
 Asahi.com1 week ago JR Central orders more N700A Shinkansen trains  International Railway Journal1 month ago CENTRAL JAPAN RAILWAY : Rating Action: Moody's assigns Aa3 to Central Japan Railway's US dollar bonds  4 Traders1 week ago

Japan's Abe renews push for export of bullet train tech to Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR (Kyodo) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe renewed on Friday his push for exporting his country's shinkansen bullet train technology to Malaysia during talks with his Malaysian counterpart Najib Razak. "I would like to promote ...
 Nikkei Asian Review1 week ago Abe disappointed over Indonesia train project  The Japan News1 week ago Abe expresses disappointment over high-speed rail to Jokowi  Today Online1 week ago UPDATE1: Japan "disappointed" to lose out over railway bid, Abe tells Jokowi  MyInforms1 week ago

Government-backed fund to invest in Texas Shinkansen project

WASHINGTON--Tokyo will pour millions of dollars into a U.S. company to pave the way for the introduction of Shinkansen bullet train technology in the United States. The investment, planned by a government-affiliated fund, is seen as a key step in ...
 Asahi.com1 week ago State-backed fund cleared to plow $40 million into Texas bullet train project  Japan Times1 week ago Texas project privately raising $4bn  Nikkei Asian Review1 week ago Japanese public-private fund to invest in Texas bullet train project  Japan Times1 week ago
Nikkei Asian Review

'Shinkansen' operation a flop in Taiwan

TAIPEI -- Japan and China have been fiercely vying to win contracts for high-speed rail projects in Asian countries. For years, Taiwan has been operating a high-speed train service based on Japan's bullet train system. It is Japan's first ...
 Nikkei Asian Review3 weeks ago Japan's 'shinkansen' flops in Taiwan  Nikkei Asian Review3 weeks ago Emerging China-Japan Rivalry On High Speed Railway Projects In Asia Analysis  Eurasia Review1 month ago

Fast Train to Apply Driverless Technology

Police officers investigate a Shinkansen bullet train after it made an emergency stop in Odawara, south of Tokyo, in this aerial view photo taken by Kyodo June 30, 2015. A Japanese Shinkansen bullet train made an emergency stop on Tuesday and a ...
 Tempo.co6 days ago Hokkaido Shinkansen line's Tokyo takeover  Asahi.com2 weeks ago Tokyo-Hokkaido Shinkansen fees to be cheaper than airfares  Japan Times1 month ago

Anime-themed Series 500 launched on Sanyo Shinkansen

JAPAN: West Japan Railway officially launched an anime-themed 500 Type EVA Shinkansen trainset into revenue service on November 7, marking the 40th anniversary of the opening of the Sanyo Shinkansen. One of the railway's nine Series 500 trainsets ...
 Railway Gazette2 weeks ago All aboard 'Eva' Shinkansen  Asiaone1 month ago Japan, US to launch forum on high-speed rail  NHK3 weeks ago
The Freepress Journal

Captive power plants: Lessons for Indian Rlys from East Japan

Guess what? The $23-billion East Railway Japan Company (JR East), which runs the Shinkansen or high speed rail network and metropolitan and regional rail services in Japan, meets most of its electricity requirement through self generation, Takeshi ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago Railway lessons for India: With love, from Japan  The Freepress Journal6 days ago JR East to spend 70bn yen on new cars and equipment  Nikkei Asian Review4 weeks ago

How to ride the fastest train in the world

The Tokaido Shinkansen is currently the busiest and fastest single high speed rail line in the world, serving the cities of Tokyo and Osaka. To me it's nothing short of a public transport miracle. The "normal speed" is 320 kph, but speeds of up to ...
 XinMsn1 month ago These Cities Could Be America's Next High-Speed Rail Hotspots  Gizmodo India2 weeks ago
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