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  1. Transport sets the extent of harbour reclamation

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... actions are allowed in Hong Kong? Your assertion that Hong Kong has unrestricted free speech is just plain wrong and you should be ashamed of such sloppy thinking and writing. There are several ... and open political debate, you will not get far. Free speech in Hong Kong may be better than some other Asian countries, and far better than the mainland, but it falls far short of that enjoyed ...

  2. Western Crossing on track to remake transport map

    Posted Apr 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Trips from Shekou to HK airport will take just 35 minutes THE BIGGEST cross-border infrastructure project in Hong Kong's history will reach a milestone by the end ... at the middle of the boundary,' said Stephen Yiu Fun-lai, a senior engineer with Hong Kong's Highways Department. That is when attention shifts to the department's Shenzhen counterparts, ...

  3. Transport chief rails against MTR

    Posted Sep 19th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy The transport chief yesterday demanded answers from MTR bosses after more than 600 passengers were forced to leave a fume-filled train, the latest malfunction to hit the system. Secretary for the Environment, Transport and Works Sarah Liao Sau-tung blasted what she described as a series of 'intolerably frequent incidents' on the city's most widely used public ...

  4. '66pc of women groped on public transport'

    Posted Jan 05th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan Survey finds 42 per cent of victims received unwelcome advances while travelling by MTR Two out of three women say they have been indecently assaulted on public transport ... that they were assaulted on the MTR, while 38 per cent said the incidents happened on buses. Only eight of the women said they had sought help from transport company staff. 'Most said in the survey ...

  5. Cars vs public transport

    Posted Jan 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Hong Kong seems to be that the Transport Department has a bureaucratic investment in building more and more roads. Businessman Gordon Wu Ying-sheung appears to want the bridge to Zhuhai-Macau to take only road transport and Secretary for Environment, Transport and Works Sarah Liao Sau-tung reports that border crossings are up by 10 per cent and a new highway linking Hong Kong ...

  6. Transport Department planning further consultation on East Rail extensions

    Posted Apr 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... CHANDRA WONG Updated at 2.09pm: The Transport Department plans to conduct a second round of public consultations in April or May on the commissioning of the KCRC East Rail Extensions (Ma ... with changes in travel patterns in Shatin. The plan aims to provide a choice of services and to enhance the efficiency of the transport network. It could also alleviate traffic congestion. ...

  7. Public transport

    Posted Aug 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... overhanging branches is part of the fun. The most exciting stretch is between Stanley and Repulse Bay. There is a sense of history to be enjoyed aboard these vehicles that ply the tracks on Hong Kong ... The service has been chugging between Hong Kong Island and the Kowloon Peninsula for more than a century. For regular users, the delights can never diminish- the sea breeze in your face ...

  8. Consumers deserve greater transport choice

    Posted May 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the absence of a railway system serving the south side of Hong Kong Island, public transport to the area has been in the hands of buses, taxis and minibuses. This monopoly would come ... in bluster about withdrawing services from the west and south of the island if the MTR line goes ahead. It is empty talk: buses, after all, compete with the train services all across Hong Kong. So we ...

  9. Overhaul of delta transport links to slash travel times

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... About one-third of the container shipments to Hong Kong from Guangdong were transported via the Pearl River last year. The minister plans to overhaul Pearl River routes over the next five ... cities in the Pan-Pearl River Delta to less than a day, central government officials said yesterday. Leaders from nine provinces in southern China and the Hong Kong and Macau special ...

  10. Transport operators demand cut to fuel taxes

    Posted Sep 30th 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... said that to maintain Hong Kong's competitiveness, the government should cut the petrol tax to narrow the gap between Hong Kong's fuel prices and those of its Southeast Asian ... concession for ultra-low sulphur diesel until the end of the year, when it would review it. The duty, originally $2.89 a litre, is now $1.11. The Hong Kong Container Tractor Owner Association said ...




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