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  1. Talkback

    Posted Feb 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The problem for the consumer is that it is becoming harder to unload the growing weight of small coins from pockets or bags. Many consumers, including myself, try to use the Octopus card as much as possible to avoid fiddling with change. However there are also plenty of shops that lack the Octopus card reader. As a result, my coin jar has slowly filled with many 10- and 20-cent coins ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Aug 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... he and his family suffered as a consequence of the No 8 signal being hoisted ('Bad report card for Observatory', August 14). However, it has nothing to do with 'the whim ... Travellers have plenty of choice We would like to thank Will Lai for his comments regarding the different ticket products available for the Airport Express service ('Octopus and MTR must end ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Aug 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Octopus and MTR must end price anomaly The recent revelation of the overcharging fiasco involving Octopus cards adds to the public's unease that operators such as Octopus and the MTR ... for the HK$200, 30-day return tickets (from Central) but only if they purchase their tickets at the Airport Express counter. Some years ago, I suggested to the MTR Corp that it should allow Octopus card ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Aug 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the community to clear all concerns. Currently, 15 million Octopus cards are in circulation, and the system handles more than 10 million transactions a day with a total value exceeding HK$78 million. ... Octopus still has many questions to answer Octopus owes the public an explanation regarding overcharging the cardholders some HK$4 million. The matter is far from fully settled, even ...

  5. Blights of passage

    Posted Feb 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in advance, so as to explore all the best options and the least stressful ones. And make sure the Octopus cards are loaded. We are now a family of four Octopus cardholders, and sometimes just ...

  6. MTR cuts the cake on 25 years of service

    Posted Aug 26th 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... cake decorated with models of our urban trains, the Airport Express, Two IFC, Octopus card and tickets,' said Jeny Yeung Mei-chun, general manager, marketing and station business. ...

  7. Three rail lines may be on the cards, says bureau

    Posted May 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com At least three more railway projects- including a Siu Sai Wan extension and a spur line parallel to the Island Line- could be proposed after the government decides this year on the rail projects for the next stage of post-2020 ...

  8. City Briefs

    Posted Jul 12th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Delifrance discount coupons. The promotion will expire on August 14. Children and senior citizens who use their Octopus cards from Sunday to October 16 will enjoy a flat fare of $2 on each MTR ...

  9. Fringe Club makeover finally on the cards after 26 years, thanks to HK$3m donation

    Posted Apr 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Yvonne Lai It's been a long time coming, but Central arts hub, the Fringe Club, is finally getting a makeover in July. But before the refit was approved, honorary treasurer Anson Chan had to step in with a HK$3 million donation to top up the non-prof ...

  10. Subsidies on cards for ferry operators to outlying islands

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

    ... Staff Reporter The government wants lawmakers to approve a fund of about HK$115 million to subsidise any possible fare increases when contracts to run ferry routes on six outlying islands are renewed next year. On top of existing relief measures for the f ...




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