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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR admits its train service has been bad

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:03am by Ada Lee

    ... entire network occurring along the East Rail Line, which runs from Hung Hom to the border. That includes Monday's incident, when a burst water main disrupted services for almost two hours- ... construction projects, all of which have been delayed. They are the South Island Line, the Kwun Tong Line extension, the high-speed cross-border railway, the Sha Tin-Central link and the West Island ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR could face bill for two-year delay to high-speed cross-border rail link

    Posted May 05th 2014, 11:07pm by Olga Wong and Samuel Chan

    ... cross-border railway, the transport secretary revealed yesterday. Professor Anthony Cheung Bing-leung and three senior members of the MTR management offered apologies and explanations for the hold-up ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Legco to launch inquiry into controversial delay to high-speed rail link

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 06:29pm by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Legco select committee will not have power to summon witnesses Railway delay: third probe launched The Legislative Council will launch a lower-level investigation of the two-year delay to the high-speed cross-border railway after a call to invoke its powers was vetoed. Lawmakers agreed yesterday to set up a select committee to look into the hold-up ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR's 'independent' panel to probe cross-border rail delay branded a 'silly' idea

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 11:53pm by Ada Lee and Samuel Chan

    ... Ada Lee and Samuel Chan Internal MTR probe labelled as 'silly' The MTR board has set up an "independent" committee of non-executive directors to review management of the delayed cross-border express railway and find out why it was not briefed earlier on the problems. This was announced yesterday as Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said officials would ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR delays: government like 'child in front of giant': lawmaker

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 02:54am by Ada Lee

    ... that are facing delays are the South Island Line, the Kwun Tong Line extension, the high-speed cross-border railway, the Sha Tin-Central link and the West Island Line. Yau said the government would review ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    A rough ride on train of frustration

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 06:33am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com With problems plaguing the HK$67 billion high-speed cross-border railway, critics wonder if it ever was as feasible as originally proposed Rough ride on train of frustration The journey to build the HK$67 billion high-speed cross-border railway has never been smooth. The MTR Corporation's Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link was supposed ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR chiefs apologise over two more rail project delays

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 06:52pm by Ada Lee

    ... that the opening of the cross-border high-speed railway would be postponed by two years. It also admitted that the West Island line, scheduled to open by the end of the year, and the first phase of the Sha ...

  8. 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

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Fears grow South Island Line will be late amid delays at Admiralty- and lawmakers worry the focus will be on troubled cross-border link More woe for MTR ... resources on avoiding further problems with the high-speed cross-border link to Guangzhou amid anger over a two-year delay to its opening, rather than the long-awaited line from Admiralty to Ap Lei ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    New blow for MTR as relic find delays work on Sha Tin-Central link

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 04:05am by FANNY FUNG

    ... an archaeological dig has hit the schedule. It means all five of the MTR railway projects are experiencing delays, with the most high profile, the cross-border link to Guangzhou, set to arrive two years ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Another MTR project hit by delays: Bureau

    Posted May 24th 2014, 03:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... to the high-speed cross-border line and the South Island Line. Michael Tien Puk-sun, a former chairman of the Kowloon-Canton Railway which has been merged with the MTR, said the bureau's latest ...




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