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  1. Shenzhen urges quick action on checkpoint

    Posted Feb 06th 2007, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai Shenzhen is hoping an assessment on the best site for a fifth border checkpoint will move the city one step closer to easing traffic pressure in the downtown area. 'The ... the new Eastern Corridor to enter Hong Kong without passing through downtown Shenzhen.' Shenzhen has three checkpoints downtown- Huanggang, Lo Wu and Wen Jin Du- and a fourth is due to open ...

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    Cross-border licence plates go for a million yuan on black market

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 11:00am by Amy Li

    ... Shenzhen’s Huanggang border checkpoint stopped issuing duo licence plates since 2008, after Guangdong decided to control the number of such plates, said Jin Yan, a lawyer in Guangdong. But Shenzhen Bay border checkpoint is still issuing them. The two checkpoints have been the major issuers of the duo plates to Hong Kong vehicles. According to Jin, the black market price for plates issued ...

  3. Rent-a-child scheme helps Macau visitors beat the border queues

    Posted Jul 25th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu The human logjam at Macau's major border checkpoint has spurred a search for ways to cross the border more rapidly, including the option of renting a child. Visitors hiring ... 'guarding' a Macau child can use resident channels to cross the border. The checkpoint often runs at near-full capacity with massive lines jamming its hall and impatient queuers booing loudly during ...

  4. Drop border post at Shenzhen: academic

    Posted Jun 06th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... every year. Meanwhile, Mr Liu said the shared border checkpoint at the Western Corridor linking Deep Bay in the northwest New Territories with Shekou was expected to be complete by the end ... Chinese University vice-chancellor Lawrence Lau Juen-yee said his proposal would require immigration checkpoints to be placed only between Shenzhen and the rest of Guangdong. Hong Kong residents ...

  5. Institute will study cross-border bridge

    Posted Feb 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Other infrastructure projects to be undertaken this year to support the implementation of Cepa include air-conditioning on the Lowu checkpoint pedestrian bridge, construction of the Huanggang checkpoint pedestrian bridge and the Shatoujiao checkpoint road. The Guangzhou-Hong Kong high-speed rail project is still awaiting State Council approval but Hong Kong officials are hoping ...

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    Millions living near border now buy their groceries in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng, Victoria Ruan

    ... trips. It now costs Guangzhou residents less than HK$100 for a return trip to Causeway Bay. "You can get a comfortable round-trip bus from Guangzhou to [the] Lo Wu [border checkpoint ... been focused on parallel traders who stock up on products like baby milk formula for resale across the border, shopping in Hong Kong has become a monthly, or even weekly, affair for many ...

  7. Car-fumes protest is still holding up cross-border link

    Posted Oct 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a 4.77 km bridge linking Shekou and Yuen Long and a checkpoint at the Dongjiaotou port in Shenzhen's Nanshan district. While work on the bridge began in August last year and work on the checkpoint this August, the tunnel has been delayed several times since last year because of environmental concerns. The link, a move to deal with the rising volume of traffic crossing the border ...

  8. Joint customs post for bridge scrapped- chief sees progress

    Posted Aug 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Emerging from yesterday's joint conference, Mr Tsang hailed the deal as an 'important breakthrough' for the project. But container truck drivers said having three checkpoints could hold up drivers. 'If there is only one checkpoint, our trucks can travel much faster. There will be much less documentation work, every thing will become much simpler,' said Chiu ...

  9. Mainland checkpoint sought for HK airport

    Posted Apr 20th 2005, 12:00am by Elaine Chan

    ... Elaine Chan in Beijing The Airport Authority has proposed that the Hong Kong and central governments set up a mainland immigration checkpoint at Chek Lap Kok. Authority chief executive David Pang Ding-jung said the Hong Kong government had already responded positively and agreed in principle to the proposal. The proposal comes as the authority embarks on a drive to better ...

  10. Bridge hits bump over checkpoint locations

    Posted Mar 06th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee, Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan and Klaudia Lee in Beijing Construction of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge was unlikely to start this year because the location of the three checkpoints had yet ... project's repeated delays. 'Last year, I said that the construction of the bridge would start this year. But now that the location of the three checkpoints remains undecided... it's very ...




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