chinese infrastructure update: the largest in history?

you decide………………………

“Myanmar occupies an especially important position in Beijing’s ambitious plans to construct a high-speed rail network linking China with the economies of Southeast Asia, South Asia, the Middle East and Europe. Much of this network, especially through Myanmar, corresponds with the 14,000 kilometer Trans-Asian Railway initiative the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) first proposed in the 1960’s. If completed as planned, it will represent the largest infrastructure project in history.”

read more here:

http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Southeast_Asia/MA08Ae01.html

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