21 images Created 26 Jun 2012
Construction of new lines on Taipei's MRT subway system. With over 5 billion accumulated rides since opening in 1996, the system currently averages 1.66 million passengers per day. Over 110km of track is being expanded with new lines under construction. The Xinyi line, which will connect Taipei Main Station with Taipei 101 is scheduled to come on line in December 2012, and the Songshan line in December 2013. Other lines, including a line to Taoyuan Airport are also under construction.