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  1. New bridge will cut time and cost of cross-border transport

    Posted Oct 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... hydrofoil services will be preferred over the bridge as they offer a better option, but I do not agree. Although you have a faster journey by sea, you are not being offered a point-to-point service. ... terminal before their trip, customers have to buy their hydrofoil tickets. There are often long queues. If the sailing of their choice is full they may have to wait for an hour or two to make ...

  2. Cheap transport to Macau can be a losing bet

    Posted Sep 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the eldest Liang established the Hongkong Macao Hydrofoil Company to compete on the popular route against a rival business operated by Stanley Ho, who held the Macau gaming monopoly from 1962 until ... community leader and the father of former Macau chief executive Edmund Ho Hau-wah. Liang Yuen-cheong took majority control of the hydrofoil company in 1974 and, after his death in 1979, his stake ...

  3. Thursday Thinktank

    Posted Jan 17th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak. Five things we're all wondering about 1 Macau ferries collide during fog ... with so many passengers now, you'd think they could afford a little device called a sonar. 2 Tycoon's Ferrari s ...

  4. Orienteering winners PCCW jump for joy at the Macau Tower

    Posted Oct 26th 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... they went to Macau by hydrofoil and continued the search in the historical streets and avenues, before finally crossing the finish line at the Macau Tower. The Hong Kong and Macau O! Day is aimed ...

  5. HK-Zhuhai-Macau bridge offers a poor transport alternative

    Posted Sep 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... hydrofoil services, which already have direct connections from Macau to Kowloon and Central in less than one hour. Can the bridge still be justified on a highway-only basis? If the bridge planners ...

  6. Lai See

    Posted Jan 20th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... the world's greatest gambling fleshpot whereas Lai See is a hydrofoil journey from its potential nemesis in the east. The razzle dazzle may have gone out of Macau's concept stock boom, with some ...

  7. Asia's World City? You bet, if it's Macau we're talking about

    Posted Apr 30th 2006, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... it will be a hydrofoil to Macau. And when you arrive make sure you mention to the Macanese that you have come to their island from Hong Kong, the self proclaimed 'Events Capital of Asia'. Yeah, ...



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