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Brazil splits bidding to spur high-speed rail build

Posted on July 12, 2011

SAO PAULO, Brazil — In an effort to jump-start construction of a planned $18 billion high-speed rail line between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, Brazilian officials said Monday that they would hold two separate bids, AFP reported. The rail line is slated to be completed by 2016, when the country hosts the Olympics. To read the full story, click here.

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