Write on Tuesday, 03 March 2015 Published in Development
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A long way to travel before Yangon's transport infrastructure gets a full upgrade. Photo: Hein Htet/Mizzima

Trains chug around Yangon's circular railway at a stately pace barely faster than a brisk walk, but this creaking relic of colonial times is at the heart of plans for a public transport revolution in the traffic-choked metropolis.