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        7/30/2013, Av 23, 5773

      Train Travel Time Shortened, Frequency Increased


      As Israel grows in population, infrastructure, and economy, authorities are seeking to streamline transportation. Israel Railways will reduces travel time and increase the frequency of trains. As of Sunday, it will be possible to get from Tel Aviv to Rishon Lezion, within 9 minutes instead of 15 minutes, according to Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz (LIkud - Yisrael Beiteinu).