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  1. Business - Companies - TRANSPORT

    MTR lands £1.4b contract to run London Crossrail

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 03:42am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... in the east, said the local government transport body. The route will serve 40 stations, including Paddington, and run for 118km through the City and Canary Wharf business districts, as well ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Pedestrian safety requires a step change in government

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... to the government and district councils. The Transport Department said it would examine the group's submission and take action on a case-by-case basis. ...

  3. News - World - TRANSPORT

    Smartphone car service undercuts New York’s yellow taxis

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 08:29pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Smartphone car service undercuts New York taxis The car-hailing service Uber is taking on New York's taxis, temporarily dropping some of its prices by 20 per cent. The company says its lower-end service is now cheaper than the city's famous yellow taxis. A ride from Grand Central Terminal to the financial district will now cost US$22, down ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR pile-driving 'may have hit 10th century relics'

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:00am by Ada Lee

    ... called for the MTR to stop work, while another- which protested during a visit by district councillors- called for the first phase of the link to open in 2018 as scheduled.   ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Concrete cracks spotted on rail supports; MTR says they're safe

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 04:21am by LO WEI

    ... repairs, the company said. It said the excavation had not triggered any problems that affected railway safety. The South Island Line, to link Southern district to the MTR network, is to open next ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Discovery Bay developer wins permission for taxis and coaches

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 03:44am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... residents use a taxi for emergency reasons when they are only allowed to go to what is, for many, a remote area of DB?" one asked. Islands District councillor for Discovery Bay Amy Yung ...

  7. 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

    ... Southern District to the MTR network for the first time is due to open next year, but the Highways Department said yesterday that work at Admiralty station had "lagged behind ... said. "[We are] now digging beneath the station, tunnel and under land on which many buildings stand." Lo Kin-hei, a Southern District councillor, said he feared the delay would extend ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Crew escape as passenger ferry rams into terminal sea wall

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

    ... moving forward and then hit the sea wall,” a police officer said. The bow of the vessel mounted a concrete barrier, spreading debris across the pavement. Police closed a section of Gateway ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Democrats call on Ombudsman to probe high-speed rail link delay

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 06:26pm by Ada Lee

    ... The Democratic Party will urge the Legislative Council on Friday to investigate the delay. It will also seek information through the Legco committee on the West Kowloon Cultural District to see what impact the delay will have on the cultural hub. Two planned facilities of the district sit atop the terminus.   ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Underground explosions help shape new MTR station at Admiralty

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

    ... will arrive deeper underground than the current Tseun Wan and Island lines. The seven-kilometre line will be the first to extend metro service to the city's southern district, serving the 121,000 ... In the heart of Hong Kong's business district, the station is surrounded by high-end stores, offices and the central government headquarters. "Everything we're doing has required very ...




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