According to a draft proposal by transportation authorities, China is going to invest at least 3.8 trillion yuan in new railway construction during the country’s 13th five year plan. China’s railroads will be boosted to a record 150-thousand kilometres. Ji Jialun, a professor with Beijing Jiaotong University says although the railway’s main mission is to boost the economy, the railway network will help relieve travel pressure during the Spring Festival rush.
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