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  1. Snow Patrol Live in Hong Kong 2012

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The Scottish rock band in concert. Aug 4, 8pm, AsiaWorld Expo, HK International Airport, Lantau Island, HK$580, HK$780 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2877 8260 ...

  2. Airports' rail link may halve journey time

    Posted Jan 18th 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam A proposed rail link between Shenzhen and Hong Kong airports is expected to ultimately mean a journey time between the two airports of 20 minutes. Secretary for Transport ... was to boost passenger throughput between the airports by quickly moving transit passengers not cleared by Hong Kong or mainland immigration, there would have to be a mechanism disallowing uncleared ...

  3. Hong Kong fly buy

    Posted Nov 15th 2003, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... jewels' in a massive privatisation exercise that would raise $112 billion over the next five years. The sale of shares in Hong Kong International Airport to private investors would ... Kok's position as the monopoly provider of airport services in Hong Kong. This would help protect travellers and airlines from being charged unreasonable prices for using the airport, which ...

  4. Airport Authority assured of safety net

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... Annette Chiu The government says it may compensate the Hong Kong Airport Authority if it is forced to uphold public interest in the event of a conflict over airport charges, according to a consultation document prepared for the Legislative Council meeting on the authority's privatisation. 'Ultimately, the government can give directions to the [Airport Authority] in the public ...

  5. Privatising the airport will not remove barriers to the mainland

    Posted Sep 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Hong Kong taxpayers shelled out to build Chek Lap Kok, investment capital the government would like to free up for other projects and to service debt. However, senior officials at the authority are beginning to wonder if the government's energy wouldn't be better spent on efforts to dismantle the cross-border regulatory barricades that continue to limit Hong Kong's ability ...

  6. Hong Kong's failure in Thailand

    Posted Dec 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... When months of anti-government protests in Bangkok finally resulted in the closure of the Thai capital's airport, stranding hundreds of thousands of international travellers, the Hong ... Siu-kwong came in for sharp criticism over Hong Kong's slow response to the crisis in Thailand. In my opinion, the government needs to reorganise and appoint a more responsible decision-maker ...

  7. Regulatory controls 'the key to any airport privatisation plan'

    Posted Nov 21st 2003, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... as a motor for the Hong Kong economy, workshop participants heard yesterday. But government officials could not tell the audience of industry professionals, at the event sponsored by the International Air Transport Association, whether controls would be developed for the airport in time for its privatisation, tipped to take place in 18 to 24 months. Julian de la Camara, the Geneva-based ...

  8. Floods show need for transport investment, says DAB

    Posted Jun 14th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong The transport network in the western New Territories, and especially links to the airport, should be improved quickly to avoid a repeat of last week's chaos when widespread flooding and landslides blocked roads, the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong said yesterday. The DAB released a proposal on ways to improve the network ...

  9. Plan to privatise airport needs thought

    Posted Aug 19th 2003, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... a former deputy chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, which argued the airport privatisation plan was little more than a thinly disguised cash grab by a government unsure of how else ... the Airport Authority began exploring an equity tie-up with Shenzhen airport, a rival just across the border. Will that project go forward? And if it does, what will be the benefits for Hong Kong? How ...

  10. Case of tail wagging the dog in airport privatisation talks

    Posted Mar 04th 2005, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... to ensure that the authority's core focus remains on running Chek Lap Kok. In January, the Airport Authority signed a letter of intent with Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport in Zhejiang province, paving the way for its first major investment outside Hong Kong. The government has said that it is critical the airport be allowed to build alliances and partnerships with outside ...




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