China Europe freight train service registers growth amid pandemic

The China-Europe freight train service has registered growth during the COVID-19 pandemic. Data from the China Railway Corporation shows that China-Europe freight trains made 3,626 trips from January 1 to May 22, up 26 percent year on year. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP … Read more China Europe freight train service registers growth amid pandemic

Beijing mega-project: One of world’s biggest underground transportation hubs

China’s capital Beijing is constructing a 1.3 million-square-meter underground transportation hub in sub-city center in southeastern Tongzhou District. This mega-project, which will be one of the world’s largest such hubs in five years, began construction on November 30, 2019. International and domestic designers studied existing transit-oriented development (#TOD) examples, like China’s Shanghai Hongqiao Integrated Hub … Read more Beijing mega-project: One of world’s biggest underground transportation hubs

New York’s MTA is Launching an Ultraviolet Light Device to Kill Coronavirus

New York’s Metropolitan Authority (MTA) is launching an ultraviolet light pilot program to decontaminate public transport to prevent the spread of coronavirus, AP reports. “It’s not science fiction,” said Dr. David Brenner, Director of the Center for Radiological Research at Columbia University Irving Medical Center, who’s scientists are working on the project. For the 1st … Read more New York’s MTA is Launching an Ultraviolet Light Device to Kill Coronavirus

NYC to test UV light to eliminate COVID-19 on subways, buses

New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has started using ultraviolet light technology to disinfect New York City’s subway stations, trains and buses amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ … Read more NYC to test UV light to eliminate COVID-19 on subways, buses

Coronavirus: Train stations put crowd-control measures in place – BBC News

Security guards trained in crowd control have been put on duty at some major railway stations following the easing of coronavirus restrictions. Train firms operated reduced services during lockdown, but more frequent trains are now running in England. People are being encouraged to go back to work in England, but only to use public transport … Read more Coronavirus: Train stations put crowd-control measures in place – BBC News

London trains remain quiet during rush hour despite easing of coronavirus lockdown

Train stations across London remained almost empty this morning despite the government encouraging those who cannot work from home to return to the workplace. Thousands were expected to commute into the capital but it seems as if the public are adhering to the guidance to stay off public transport. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/coronavirus-news-uk-vaccine-lockdown-update-cases-deaths-schools/?WT.mc_id=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo&utm_source=tmgoff&utm_medium=tmg_youtube&utm_content=offsite_televideo&utm_campaign=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo Telegraph.co.uk … Read more London trains remain quiet during rush hour despite easing of coronavirus lockdown

China’s Northeast Cities are Back Under Coronavirus Lockdown

Some 108 million people in China’s northeast region are being plunged back under lockdown conditions as a new and growing cluster of Covid-19 infections causes a backslide in the nation’s return to normal. In an abrupt reversal of the re-opening taking place across the nation, cities in Jilin province have cut off trains and buses, … Read more China’s Northeast Cities are Back Under Coronavirus Lockdown

Manny Robles, Joel Diaz and Ronnie Shields | From the Corner Ep 2

Three of boxing’s elite US trainers join Chirs Mannix for the second episode of our boxing talk show ‘From the Corner’, featuring Manny Robles, Joel Diaz and Ronnie Shields hitting the hot topics surrounding our sport’s return. Robles, who led Andy Ruiz to a history victory over Anthony Joshua, also discusses his split with the … Read more Manny Robles, Joel Diaz and Ronnie Shields | From the Corner Ep 2

Commuters raise coronavirus concerns about crowded trains | ABC News

Commuters fear their health is being put at risk on Adelaide’s crowded public transport network, prompting a warning from authorities to avoid busy trains, trams and buses. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05-14/coronavirus-fears-on-packed-adelaide-trains-after-service-cuts/12246606 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE … Read more Commuters raise coronavirus concerns about crowded trains | ABC News

Life In London Resumes After U.K. Eases Virus Lockdown

London’s financial district is preparing for office workers to return from lockdown by proposing the temporary closing of some main roads, even as official U.K. government advice urges commuters to stay off trains and buses. Plans to be considered by the City of London Corporation include one-way pedestrian walkways and timed road closures aimed at managing commuter … Read more Life In London Resumes After U.K. Eases Virus Lockdown

Coronavirus: How is China faring post-lockdown? | The Stream

Round upon round of temperature checks at building entrances. Nervous glances between passengers on the reawakening subway trains. And a working day that bans close contact with colleagues. Millions of people across China are re-adjusting to public life after the lifting of weeks-long lockdowns and other restrictions that sought to stop the spread of coronavirus. … Read more Coronavirus: How is China faring post-lockdown? | The Stream

Tentative restart for Indian trains even as COVID-19 cases surge

In India, efforts to reopen the country continue with passenger train services partially resuming. The government has already eased some restrictions for private employers, businesses and small shops that are struggling to stay afloat amid the pandemic. Indian railways are providing passenger services from the capital Delhi to 15 destinations on Tuesday. Tens of thousands … Read more Tentative restart for Indian trains even as COVID-19 cases surge

Unlimited outdoor activity, U-turn on masks: UK unveils lockdown lifting strategy

The British government performed an about-face on masks Monday, telling people to cover their mouth and nose in shops, buses and subway trains. The change came as part of what Prime Minister Boris Johnson called the “first careful measures” to lift a nationwide lockdown imposed seven weeks ago to slow the spread of the new … Read more Unlimited outdoor activity, U-turn on masks: UK unveils lockdown lifting strategy

Free masks & hand sanitizer are given away in Paris metro

Commuters were being offered free #masks and hand sanitiser in the larger #Paris metro stations on Monday, as France begins the phase 1 of the lockdown exit and Parisians slowly start going back to work. Autonomous Parisian Transportation Administration (RATP) staff can be seen at Chatelet les Halles station carrying hand sanitiser gel dispensers and … Read more Free masks & hand sanitizer are given away in Paris metro

Johnson Gives More Detail on Easing U.K. Lockdown

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlined his plan for an easing of lockdown measures on Monday including new advice for people to wear face coverings when in crowded places. In a change of advice, the British government says people should wear masks covering their mouth and nose in enclosed spaces such as buses and subway … Read more Johnson Gives More Detail on Easing U.K. Lockdown