China’s railways carry 103 mln passengers in 28 days Ôºç Xinhua

From Xinhua – English:

More than 103 million passengers were carried by the country’s railways from Jan. 14 to Feb. 10, reported the Ministry of Railways on Saturday.

Beginning Jan. 29 this year, the Spring Festival, or Chinese Lunar New Year, is a time for family reunions. The Spring Festival travel rush began on Jan. 14 and will be end on Feb. 11.

About 44.9 million passengers used medium-range or long-distance trains, up 9.3 percent year-on-year.

February 11, 2006 6:33 AM
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