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  1. Roads, rail and bridges

    Posted Oct 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the article headlined 'Bridge does not need a rail link, says developer' (October 18), regarding the proposed bridge linking Hong Kong with Zhuhai and Macau. Leo ... be given to the social implications of developing the bridge without a railway. Admittedly, relative to Hong Kong, the UK's transportation system is expensive, inefficient and unreliable. ...

  2. New financial chief seeks to lure more investment

    Posted Aug 19th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... that has huge economic benefits.' He said that although the proposed Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge was a good project, most of the structure would lie within mainland waters, limiting its ... He also warns against excessive intervention in the property market Hong Kong's Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen has pledged to maintain consistency in policies ...

  3. Guangdong's driving force

    Posted Aug 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and responsibility'. He said he supported accelerating plans to build a bridge linking Hong Kong with Zhuhai and Macau. And in a more interesting departure from the Hong Kong itineraries of most mainland ... and indifferent to Hong Kong's plaintive cries for economic lifelines, such as the bridge or preferential access to mainland markets through the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (Cepa). Mr ...

  4. Drivers on road to cross-border integration

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is due to be completed in 2006. And by the mid-2010s, the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge will also have been built. Nor should Hong Kong continue to ignore the much bigger issue of when- ... qualifications between Hong Kong and the mainland, it will become much easier for people to get the right to drive on the other side of the border- both ways. To obtain a mainland driving licence, which ...

  5. Consult the public on the bridge

    Posted Oct 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As a citizen of Hong Kong, I believe it is vital that the public be consulted on decisions about the Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge project. Hong Kong is spending $15 billion to build this bridge and the main source of the money is the taxpayer. So it is important that the public be well informed. The public, including those who do not use the bridge, deserves to know not only where the money ...

  6. Rail bridge

    Posted Oct 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Developer Hopewell Holdings says the proposed bridge linking Hong Kong with Zhuhai and Macau should not have a railway. The KCRC argues that trains would provide connections to other modes of transport. Share your views: write to us. ...

  7. Mainland boost

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Will Hong Kong's closer relationship with the mainland - through Cepa, tourism, the delta bridge, sister cities, enterprise links, etc. - boost the economy in the long term? Are there drawbacks? Share your views: write to us. ...

  8. Airport queue

    Posted Sep 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am a New Yorker who visits Hong Kong on business almost monthly. Last week I waited 45 minutes at immigration control in Hong Kong to have my passport stamped. This is outrageous. There were eight immigration booths directly in front of my area with only two of them staffed. Imagine four empty booths with hundreds of visitors waiting. Does Hong Kong have a labour shortage? ...

  9. Leaders' pragmatism clears the way to an economic super-zone

    Posted Aug 06th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... the most sought-after tonic to resuscitate Hong Kong's ailing economy. Mr Tung said yesterday the building of a bridge link with Zhuhai and Macau was crucial to Hong Kong's long-term ... was always confident that while the mainland and Hong Kong developed separately, the gap between the two would narrow. Six years into the 50-year transitional period, the buzzword in relations ...

  10. Removing yuan barrier in everyone's favour

    Posted Nov 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The barriers which once separated Hong Kong from the rest of China are coming down, month by month. Mainland tourists are flooding in, local businesses are expanding across the border or planning new ventures, and a bridge- the most visible of links- will soon be on the way. But when history comes to judge this year's push for integration, it is likely to be the signing ...




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