When will the bullet trains be in Southeast Asia? [Photo: Wikimedia]
When you think of high-speed rail (HSR), you associate them with Asia—China, Japan, Taiwan and Korea have successfully built up thousands of kilometers of HSR network to increase connectivity. From these projects, we can clearly see that proximity to rail infrastructure often creates a positive impact on property values.
Interestingly, Southeast Asia’s HSR development has only just begun and this article will list the planned or proposed HSR projects in the region. HSR is definite as a public transport by rail at speeds in excess of 200km/h (125mph).
I have been all over Asia and this is where I call home. Seeing rapid progression in technology, construction, and more importantly the fusion of cultures throughout the region has led me to believe that Asia will lead the way in the 21st Century.
So if you want to take part in all the excitement that Asia has to offer with Western amenities and a quality of life, read on…