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A passenger poses next to the first train that departed from Hong Kong during the first day of service of the Hong Kong Section of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link, in Shenzhen

All Aboard – Hong Kong Bullet Train Signals High-Speed Integration with...

By Donny Kwok HONG KONG (Reuters)  Hong Kong's controversial bullet train got off to a smooth start on Sunday, as hundreds of passengers whistled north across...
Russian President Putin and South Korean President Moon shake hands during a meeting in Moscow

Putin, Moon Agree that Trump-Kim Summit to Help Denuclearisation

MOSCOW/SEOUL (Reuters) Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-in agreed on Friday to support "efforts to establish complete denuclearisation on the...
Eric Meyer, representative of the SUD Rail union, arrives to attend an inter-union meeting of the French state-owned railway company SNCF to decide on a possible strike movement, in Paris

French Rail Strike Call Sets Stage for Showdown with Macron

By Brian Love and Caroline Pailliez PARIS (Reuters) French rail unions on Thursday called a wave of strikes, setting up a confrontation with President Emmanuel Macron...
A train arrives at the French state-owned railway company SNCF station in Bordeaux

A Thatcher Moment? France’s Macron Squares Off with Rail Unions

By Brian Love PARIS (Reuters) The last time a French president squared off against rail unions over workers' benefits it ended badly. The strikes of...