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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Wan Chai could get three more stations as part of MTR shake-up

    Posted Feb 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee and Jennifer Ngo

    ... Ada Lee and Jennifer Ngo District could get three new stations and trains might no longer run the length of Island Line Wan Chai at centre of rail expansion Three stations would be built in or close to Wan Chai if a proposal to construct a new rail line is adopted to ease congestion. Under one of two options, trains would cease running the full length of the MTR's Island Line. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1155784/wan-chai-could-get-three-more-stations-part-mtr-shake
  2. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Anger as bill for Central-Wan Chai Bypass goes up HK$8b to HK$36b

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 04:53am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Lawmakers hit out at government's 'staggering' demand for more cash to cover unexpected costs of controversial Central-Wan Chai project Anger ... that the HK$36 billion bill will grow even further. The Transport and Housing Bureau is seeking the extra cash for the Central-Wan Chai Bypass and its link to the Island East Corridor. In a paper ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1353795/anger-bill-central-wan-chai-bypass-goes-hk8b-hk36b
  3. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Ventilation fault holds up Admiralty-Central trains on Tsuen Wan Line

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 01:36pm by Ada Lee and Danny Lee

    ... brought MTR services on the Tsuen Wan Line between Admiralty and Central to a halt for 30 minutes yesterday, while minor incidents plagued other lines. The delay came after the faulty part tripped ... diverted to another platform. Maintenance workers found the loose part during the check and the MTR Corp halted the service at 2.10pm for repairs. Passengers on the Tsuen Wan Line had to change ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1551018/power-failure-forces-platform-closure-central-mtr-station
  4. News - World - TRANSPORT

    Smartphone car service undercuts New York’s yellow taxis

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 08:29pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Smartphone car service undercuts New York taxis The car-hailing service Uber is taking on New York's taxis, temporarily dropping some of its prices by 20 per cent. The company says its lower-end service is now cheaper than the city's famous yellow taxis. A ride from Grand Central Terminal to the financial district will now cost US$22, down ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1550428/smartphone-car-service-undercuts-new-yorks-yellow-taxis
  5. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR pile-driving 'may have hit 10th century relics'

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:00am by Ada Lee

    ... to be discovered at a railway construction site in Kowloon City may have been hit by piles driven into the ground, the MTR has admitted. The relics were found at the site of the To Kwa Wan station ... said that before the Antiquities and Monuments Office makes its decision on whether or not to preserve To Kwa Wan relics in situ, steel panels would be driven 12 metres into the ground ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1529501/mtr-pile-driving-may-have-hit-relics
  6. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Steel piling plan could allow work to restart on Sha Tin-Central rail link

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:49am by Ada Lee

    ... resume in weeks The MTR Corporation will today begin erecting a wall of steel pilings to protect relics found on the construction site for the future To Kwa Wan station- meaning work on the Sha ... the design of the To Kwa Wan station would have to be altered. At a meeting of the Legislative Council's development panel yesterday, the Development Bureau submitted a document revealing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1539814/steel-piling-plan-could-allow-work-restart-sha-tin-central-rail-link
  7. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Concrete cracks spotted on rail supports; MTR says they're safe

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 04:21am by LO WEI

    ... on the concrete supports of train tracks along the Tsuen Wan Line at Admiralty station, the MTR Corporation has admitted, but said these did not affect railway operations. The company was responding after ... repairs, the company said. It said the excavation had not triggered any problems that affected railway safety. The South Island Line, to link Southern district to the MTR network, is to open next ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1528862/concrete-cracks-part-and-parcel-railway-lines-mtr-corp-says
  8. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    'Miserly' MTR urged to offer more discounts as fares go up 3.6pc

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 01:24pm by LO WEI

    ... during which concessions could be offered in the evening as well so results could be compared. Yeung said the MTR would look into it. Asked why the scheme did not cover Tsuen Wan, Kowloon Bay ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1538851/lawmakers-voice-opposition-mtr-fare-hike
  9. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    More woe for MTR as work on South Island Line lags behind schedule

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 03:53am by Emily Tsang

    ... Southern District to the MTR network for the first time is due to open next year, but the Highways Department said yesterday that work at Admiralty station had "lagged behind ... of the Legislative Council's railways subcommittee. The problems are focused on Admiralty station, which will become an interchange for four lines- the existing Island and Tsuen Wan routes, the future ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1517376/more-woe-mtr-work-south-island-line-lags-behind-schedule
  10. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    New tram boss Emmanuel Vivant loves ring of made-in-Hong Kong label

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:01am by Ada Lee

    ... part of the older trams because we think they belong to [the city's] history," he said. Vivant, who lives in Wan Chai, is a passenger himself. He does not take the tram to work at Sai ... mechanical and civil engineer was promoted from general manager of Hongkong Tramways to managing director this month. A modest factory at the tram depot in Sai Wan Ho produces 15 aluminium trams ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1504441/new-tram-boss-emmanuel-vivant-loves-ring-made-hong-kong-label

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