BEIJING, Jan.2(AP)- China National Railway Group Co., Ltd.(hereinafter referred to as China Railway Group) held a working meeting today, saying the country's high-speed rail will achieve full e-ticketization by 2020, and that the number and strength of discounted high-speed rail tickets will be further expanded in off-season, while exploring the implementation of e-tickets on general-speed lines.
Lu Dongfu, chairman of Guotie Group and party group secretary, said the investment in fixed assets of the national railway completed 802.9 billion yuan in 2019, of which 7511 billion yuan was completed by the national railway, and 8489 kilometers of new lines were put into production, including 5474 kilometers of high-speed rail. By the end of 2019, the national railway business mileage has reached more than 10,000 kilometers, including high-speed rail 10,000 kilometers.
It is worth noting that in 2020, China Railway Group will steadily promote the construction of a market-oriented mechanism for the price of high-speed rail passenger tickets, expand the discount range and range of peak-valley ticket adjustment, complete the promotion and application of high-speed rail e-tickets and e-invoices, and start the pilot work of electronic passenger tickets for popular railways.
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