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Cambodia restores railway link to Thailand after 45 years

Jul 5, 2018

Cambodia restores railway link to Thailand after 45 years

Cambodia on 'Wednesday reopened the final stretch of a railway running from the capital Phnom Penh to the border with neighboring Thailand, the first time the line has been operational in 45 years. The Asian Development Bank provided $13 million in 2009 to rebuild the ...

Oct 3, 2017

Tokyo commuter-train driver admits to sleeping at controls

A 31-year-old male driver briefly fell asleep at the controls of a commuter train traveling at 120 kilometers per hour (75 mph) in the Tokyo metropolitan area in September, the railway operator said Tuesday. Keikyu Corp. said the case came to light after a female ...