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BEIJING, Feb 15 (FAM) – China plans to start 35 new railway projects in 2017, spending upwards of 800 billion RMB on new lines, Economic Information Daily reported on Feb. 14.

The construction plan, which will be carried out by China Railway Corporation (CRC), states that China will maintain its railway investment scale and complete its scheduled investment in fixed assets.