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  1. Business - Commodities - TRANSPORT

    Melting Arctic ice paves the way for South Korean oil hub

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by BLOOM

    ... as well as chemical and oil plants operated by ExxonMobil. Last month, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak opened the first phase of a storage complex partly owned by Royal Vopak, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Uber taxis: they may be luxurious, but not everyone's hailing them

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 05:28pm by DANNY LEE, Jeremy Blum

    ... and pay for taxis through a mobile phone app, said it was working to get its drivers up to speed. Uber has pledged to offer more choice for customers and shake up competition in a market where ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Drivers of dirty vehicles face losing licences as new pollution-busting machines are unveiled

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 02:54am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... of mobile equipment- a camera and two remote sensing machines- at three different locations each day. If both machines record emissions from a passing vehicle that are more than double the emission ...

  4. Business - China Business - TRANSPORT

    Chinese riders go green with electric bikes, but also live dangerously

    Posted May 17th 2014, 02:02am by BLOOM

    ... tests. "This style of transportation is arguably a solution to the world's mobility problems and China is the testing ground," said Brent Powis, a Beijing-based road safety ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Hong Kong named ‘best city in the world for commuters’

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 11:10am by Ada Lee

    ... developed “the most advanced urban mobility system in the world”, with public transport being the main mode of commuting and the number of registered vehicles per head of population is one ... is in sixth place, after Vienna. London ranked ninth in the study, with Tokyo 19th and Beijing 28th, followed by Guangzhou. The Urban Mobility Index report, compiled by international consultancy ...

  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

    ... it calculated the maximum capacity. Last month, the Transport and Housing Bureau said changing commuter habits- including the growing use of mobile gadgets- meant capacity should be calculated based ... a journey planner for the Light Rail to the MTR's mobile application. The Tseung Kwan O Line, Light Rail and East Rail Line experienced disruptions between December last year and this month.   ...

  7. News - China - TRANSPORT

    Public Wi-fi signal may have caused Shenzhen subway train stoppage

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... Wi-fi-enabled mobile devices, especially those used to connect to 3G phone networks for sharing internet connections. The report also said Shenzhen Metro had asked the city's telecommunication authorities and several mobile phone network operators to "temporarily" cut 3G services inside the subway, but received a cold shoulder. Publicly available Wi-fi operates ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR urged to review capacity measures to ease train crowding

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 04:06am by Ada Lee

    ... the growing use of mobile gadgets- means capacity should be calculated based on a maximum of four passengers per square metre instead of six. Options to ease the crush include operating more trains ... newspapers or using mobile devices such as tablet computers or smartphones during their trips that require more personal space." The older standard was established in the 1980s and '90s, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

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

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

    ... to have reached capacity during rush-hour instead of being considered 70 per cent full. The Transport and Housing Bureau told the MTR Corporation this week that the growing use of mobile gadgets ... "Tourists' cases and people's backpacks take up far more space than mobile gadgets." Lo Lop-kay, 50, who works in the construction industry, also backed an early-bird scheme but was against ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    You talking to me? Taxi drivers face phone ban

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 04:48am by Carol Cheung and Clifford Lo

    ... Carol Cheung and Clifford Lo Union chief says multiple mobiles strapped to dashboards distract drivers and put lives at risk You talking to me? Taxi drivers face phone ban Taxi drivers should be banned from having more than two mobile phones on their dashboards, according to a cabbies' union. The Urban Taxi Drivers Association Joint Committee said the handsets limited ...




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