GCR – News – China proposes high-speed rail link direct to Tehran

GCR – News – China proposes high-speed rail link direct to Tehran
China proposes high-speed rail link direct to Tehran 24 November 2015 | By David Rogers facebook twitter gplus linkedin A high-ranking Chinese rail official has proposed a “Silk Road high-speed railway” to provide a single line connecting the Chinese network, central Asia and Iran. The move would overcome the incompatibility between the standard gauge networks of China and Iran, and central Asia’s system, which uses Russia’s broad-gauge lines. China now has breaks-of-gauge at its borders with M…