China is reversing course and loosening some financial restrictions after the yuan's appreciation in 2017. The People's Bank of China will remove an October 2015 measure that made it more expensive for
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But compared to the so-called "Hyperloop" concept that Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk introduced last year, the bullet train might as well be from the age of steam propulsion. Three hours? Try 35 minutes.