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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Lawmakers threaten special Legco probe of high-speed rail link delay

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:27am by Ada Lee

    ... to the high-speed rail link, even threatening to invoke the legislature's special powers to investigate it. They say many questions remain unanswered on the postponement of the HK$67 billion line ... done such a bad job in monitoring the construction," he said. Lee urged the Legislative Council to invoke its Powers and Privileges Ordinance to launch an investigation if the MTR ...

  2. News - China - TRANSPORT

    Dongguan cabbies launch strike amid business slowdown

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 03:26am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Its streets were once paved in gold for taxi drivers, but the recent crackdown on the sex industry has affected the local business Striking Dongguan cabbies demand cut in monthly fee Dongguan authorities are considering redu ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Underground explosions help shape new MTR station at Admiralty

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

    ... and expert on the geology of the region. "The granite is very old, dating back to the Jurassic time, formed around 160 million years ago. Often, you need to resort to powerful methods ... a small, diesel-powered vehicle fitted with a large scoop, tonnes of rock are transported to an 18-tonne skip at the shaft entrance, which is hauled out by a gantry crane. The debris is packed ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Crew escape as passenger ferry rams into terminal sea wall

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 12:00pm by Clifford Lo

    ... at the Hong Kong China Ferry Terminal to pick up passengers bound for Panyu when it hit the wall shortly before 8am. “We were told that due to a mechanical problem, the vessel failed to reverse, kept ...

  5. Business - China Business - TRANSPORT

    Buddhist tycoon Chen Feng built Hainan Airlines into global empire

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 12:59am by BLOOM

    ... corporate titans. "I don't drink, smoke, have banquets, go to karaoke or get massages," he says. "I'm different from the other entrepreneurs in China." I live a simple life. I’m different from the other entrepreneurs in China CHEN FENG, CHAIRMAN, HNA Where Chen, 60, is more like them is in his vaulting global ambition. In 1995, Chen flew to New York ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR on track to carry 20,000 more passengers a day

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 06:39pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... carrying capacity, now at roughly 700,000, by about 2.8 per cent. The operator sought to dispel concerns that strengthening the northwestern New Territories system would drain resources from other ... two carriages at a time in 414 trips. The extra carriage is not powered and will simply be tugged along by the first car. Of the 148 additional services, 130 will cover Tuen Mun route 507, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR directors may have pay cut for delays, Anthony Cheung warns

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 04:47am by Ada Lee

    ... hours. In December, a power failure halted services on the Tseung Kwan O Line for almost five hours. The MTR raised fares 2.7 per cent last year. Cheung said the fare adjustment mechanism struck ...

  8. Business - China Business - TRANSPORT

    Heavily indebted China Railway Corp expected to raise freight rates

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 11:35am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com China Railway's battle to reduce its debt pile through higher charges may further undermine the competitiveness of rail against road freight Rise in rail cargo rate looms as reform steams ahead China Railway Corporation (CRC) is expected to raise freight rates early this year to relieve its massive debt burden and speed up ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR passengers say 'ease squeeze with early-bird fares'

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 03:03am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Commuters back government suggestion to tempt them off rush-hour trains with discounts after new quota pushes capacities to the limit 'Ease squeeze with early-bird fares' Rush-hour commuters on the MTR told the South China Morning Post yesterday they would catch earlier trains if fares were cheaper but balked at the idea of ripping out seats ...

  10. News - China Insider - TRANSPORT

    Shanghai government cracks down on taxi booking apps

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 11:03am by Patrick Boehler <a href=

    ... Patrick Boehler and Reuters patrick.boehler@scmp.com The Shanghai city government has followed Beijing’s lead and moved to restrict the usage of increasingly popular taxi-booking apps, putting at risk the investments of foreign and Chinese companies into ...




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