China to build train track to Eilat, says minister

06.12.2011                      10.Kislev. 5772                       Gebet für Regen

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China to build train track to Eilat, says minister

Within a month, Israel will be signing an agreement for China to build a train track to Eilat, Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz claims.

Not only will Beijing build the 170-kilometer double line (one track in each direction ) from Nahal Zin to Eilat: in that case it will finance the project, Katz told TheMarker yesterday. The cost is estimated at NIS 6 billion to NIS 10 billion….