Completed the laying of rails on the railway linking China and Laos
Commissioning of the cross-border railway is scheduled for early December this yearphoto: Russian Railways Press Service
Rail-laying work has been completed as part of the construction of the Kunming-Vientiane railway, which connects the administrative center of Yunnan province in southwestern China with the capital of Laos.
The construction of the railway route, the length of which exceeds 1,000 km, was completed in Mengla County, Xishuangbanna-Dai Autonomous Region of Yunnan Province, which is located near the border crossing point between China and Laos.
According to the Chinese Railways Corporation, the commissioning of the cross-border railway is scheduled for early December this year. It is expected to reduce travel time between the two cities to less than one day (Gudok.ru)