Breakthrough for LAX! Automated train on the way.
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), still the prime gateway to the US for Australians, has taken a big step towards becoming “the most passenger-friendly airport in the world” in the form of the largest contract ever awarded in the history of Los Angeles.
Tourism ‘set to beat mining, farming, financial services’.
Tourism will be one of Australia’s largest employers and wealth creators in the next decade, employing almost twice as many Australians as it does now and providing the Government with an extra AUD 8 billion in tax revenue – with no new taxes.
China’s mega-bridge to HK and Macau set to open.
Ending eight years of construction, delays, budget blowouts and even worker deaths, the bridge that will connect Mainland China to Hong Kong and Macau is set to open in a matter of months.
Beijing to USA by train? China hopes to make it happen.
China could never be accused of not being ambitious. But recent reports that the country plans to build a rail link between it and the United States sound outrageously challenging, even for China. The 13,000km rail link would include the world’s longest underwater tunnel.