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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Stanley split over plan for multi-storey car park to handle weekend crush

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Multi-storey facility to handle weekend crush will worsen jams, critics say Stanley split over new car-park plan A proposal to build a multi-storey underground car park with 140 spaces in Stanley has divided the beachside community, with district councillors set to debate the issue at a meeting tomorrow. The plan has ignited heated debate among ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    20pc harder to find a parking spot

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 04:02am by Ada Lee

    ... fines. The number of cars has risen 20 per cent in the past five years, but only 2 per cent more parking spaces have been provided- and the number of private car park spaces open to the public ... Of the available parking spaces, the number of meters was little changed at 18,000. The number of spaces in government car parks fell by 6,830 in 2009 to 6,039 after the Tsuen Wan Transport Complex car ...

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    Government's electric-cab plan fails to spark more suppliers' interest

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by Ada Lee

    ... also not be enough chargers for drivers if only government car parks had them. Wong's colleague, Elvin Leung Wai-keung, said some private car parks were already offering space for BYD ... by the Environmental Protection Department, will see chargers compatible with up to three suppliers installed in government car parks for electric taxis' use. At present, only four models of electric ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Electric car drivers get 100 new chargers to plug into

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 04:38am by Ernest Kao

    ... next month. They are the first medium chargers to be installed at government car parks and will be available for public use at 16 such facilities across the city. The new wall-mounted devices ... four hours using a medium charger compared to 11 with a standard. Car park tenants will be able to use the new charging points for free, but that is subject to change, according ...

  5. News - World - TRANSPORT

    Jaguar rapped for ‘art of villainy’ car ad said to encourage unsafe driving

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 09:09pm by GDN

    ... a great villain and revs the car in an underground car park before driving off at speed while quoting Shakespeare's Richard II. The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) received a complaint that the YouTube ad encouraged unsafe driving and was socially irresponsible. Jaguar Land Rover said that the Hiddleston ad was set almost entirely in the car park and that "during ...

  6. News - World - TRANSPORT

    Some bumps for New York's new bike-sharing programme

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... prove to be a hazard by getting in the way of fire trucks. Others have complained that they eat into precious car-parking space. On Monday, pockets of protest could be found among the riders. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Underground explosions help shape new MTR station at Admiralty

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... including the two current MTR lines and two car parks. So the work requires the utmost care. A variety of measures to minimise noise pollution are enforced by the Environmental Protection ... rock to create the new station. The intricate procedure is carried out with surgical precision. Up to 100 holes are drilled into the rock face, evenly spaced in a spiral formation. Small, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Faulty charger grounds BYD electric taxis

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... to shut all three of its charging stations. The taxi maker, BYD Auto, is investigating the cause, along with CLP Power and The Link Reit, which operates the car park at Oi Man Estate in Ho Man ... in the Hang Seng Index. At 3pm on Tuesday, a driver connected his taxi to the charger, one of six at the car park, and went for lunch. Smoke was later seen coming from the unit. A motorcyclist helped ...

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    Just wave your toll goodbye at tunnels

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... tunnels and roads will be higher and less manpower is needed for collecting the fees," he said. "Car parks did not increase parking fees after Octopus card readers were installed. ...

  10. News - China Insider - TRANSPORT

    Passengers run for their lives... all because foreigner ‘fainted’ on Shanghai train

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 02:24pm by Erin Hale

    ... In the closed space of a subway train, a stranger’s abrupt collapse … can trigger every frightened person to flee from the scene,” Li said. His feelings were echoed by other bloggers, including one who ... in public spaces nowadays,” he said. Potential terrorism was not the only concern. Many who saw the video focused on what they deemed was an inappropriate response to someone in need. Some were ...




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