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  1. Talkback

    Posted Mar 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... beach, and areas like it, need to be preserved for future generations to enjoy. Let's hope Lantau, one of Hong Kong's greatest assets, can be saved from development. Andrew Tebbutt, ... I believe that given sensible management this problem created by cyclists travelling on trains can be resolved. Simon Chiu, President of the Hong Kong Evergreen Cycling Club On other matters... I am ...

  2. News - China - TRAVEL

    Hong Kong-Shenzhen combined travel card launching in both cities

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Advance commemorative version of 'Hu Tong Xing' transport card on sale in both cities today HK-Shenzhen 2-in-1 card released Commuters between Hong Kong ... the release in July of the Octopus-Lingnan Pass, which can be used in Hong Kong and 16 cities in Guangdong. Both cards have two "e-purses", allowing users to top up with Hong Kong dollars ...

  3. HK Ferry puts Lantau hotel to public tender

    Posted Apr 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peggy Sito Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) has put its Silvermine Beach Hotel on Lantau Island to public tender. The hotel, owned by Hong Kong Ferry's wholly owned subsidiary HYFCO Properties, is to be sold on a vacant possession basis. The tender will close on May 6. The hotel offers 128 rooms and facilities, including a swimming pool and a tennis court. There is also a large ...

  4. Business - News - TRANSPORT

    Profit dip could raise MTR fares in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... In 2007, the government decided to use the composite consumer price index and transport workers' wages as major factors in determining if the MTR should be allowed a fare rise. However, Hong Kong then entered an inflationary period and the transport operator was allowed to raise fares to cope with that. The government said earlier it aimed to have a proposal on the fare formula ...

  5. A little research will reveal a wealth of fun holiday activities

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jessica Ogilvy-Stuart familypost@scmp.com The summer holidays are starting to look endless! We are staying in Hong Kong and don't have much money to spare. Can you recommend some ... of activities in Hong Kong that are either free or fairly cheap. At the beginning of the holidays, kit out your children with notebooks and pencils so they can draw or write about their experiences. You ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... up while the taxi just drove off and the passengers watched me, a foreigner, clean up after them. It is not just boys who carelessly dump refuse. Many Hong Kong people and the government, ... . Also, the Shek Kwu Chau site could not be used during typhoons. All the people in Hong Kong should be aware their recreational country parks are under threat and could be destroyed. If taxpayers ...

  7. City Digest

    Posted Jul 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... unconscious from the water at Shek O beach was declared dead on arrival at hospital. Cinema employee topped up Octopus for free A 22-year-old Palace IFC employee was arrested for theft after she ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Dec 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... organ of Hong Kong and as owner of the Convention and Exhibition Centre. Private exhibition organisers have always had a hard time competing with the TDC. If the competition bill is not amended to remove exclusion of statutory bodies, Hong Kong as a whole will suffer from a distorted competitive landscape and a competition law that is far from fair. Monica Chan, Pok Fu Lam Higher passport ...

  9. Water taxis offer options and can include existing transport operators

    Posted May 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The discussion over the concept of water taxis is an encouraging sign the Hong Kong community is reconnecting with the water, our fabulous 1,000 kilometres of mostly natural shorelines and many islands. Water taxis have always existed in Hong Kong, and many are operating today under different names. Unregulated walla-wallas can be hailed or called almost anywhere for trips ...

  10. No denying connectivity fuels Hong Kong's success

    Posted Jun 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Anthony Cheung Do we need a third runway for Hong Kong International Airport? Twenty years ago, a similar question was asked: do we need a new international airport? The then British ... million tonnes of cargo by 2030. If Hong Kong does not aspire to meet this forecast demand, other regional airports, for example Guangzhou's Baiyun airport, will do it. We can either wait ...




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