Beijing to open new Metro lines
Published on Dec 2, 2011
Beijing will extend city metro services this month with the opening of a new line and two line extensions. According to Beijing Municipal Commission of Transport, the opening of the new Number Nine Line, the second phase of Number Eight Line and the fi rst phase of Number 15 Line, will bring the city's total metro length to 370 km. The metro is being developed quickly, reports Xinhua, as authorities try to combat worsening traffic congestion in the city.
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