Xinhua - 2014-07-28
Economic cooperation between Turkey and China has continued to grow
with Chinese firms helping finish one of the signature projects of
Turkish government in connecting the capital of Ankara with the
country's largest city Istanbul through the high-speed railway link.
On Friday, Turkish prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan inaugurated
the first high-speed train linking Ankara and Istanbul as part of
government's efforts to modernize country's transportation
The railway was built jointly by Chinese-Turkish consortium including
Chinese firms of China Railway Construction Corporation, China National
Machinery Import and Export Corporation and Turkish firms of Cengiz
Construction and Ibrahim Cecen Ictas Construction.