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  1. Delta bridge link to get priority, says Guangdong planning chief

    Posted Jan 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng Guangdong's top planning official has announced that the provincial government will do its utmost to hasten the launch of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. The project, linking Hong Kong to the western part of the Pearl River Delta, has long been delayed. Li Miaojuan, director general of Guangdong's Development and Reform Commission, said the bridge ...

  2. The house always wins, and Stanley's bridge proves it

    Posted Mar 04th 2008, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... winner of the proposed HK$60 billion Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge will be the casinos of Macau. In the same editions of this newspaper, under the headline 'Bumper year for Macau ... at the expense of (and to the insult of) Hong Kong taxpayers. He was quite happy to crow about it to reporters in Beijing. You almost get the impression that he thinks the bridge was his due. What ...

  3. Bridge hits bump over checkpoint locations

    Posted Mar 06th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee, Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan and Klaudia Lee in Beijing Construction of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge was unlikely to start this year because the location of the three checkpoints had yet ... of the Pearl River Delta, with some local delegates to the National People's Congress noting that Hong Kong's position as a transport hub might be adversely affected by the bridge ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Traffic over new bridge is scarce after checkpoint opens

    Posted Jul 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... point. The first to cross was Mr Hu on the way to the opening ceremony. He was returning to the mainland after his three-day trip to Hong Kong. The bridge, the fourth land crossing, is expected ... implementation of the 'one country, two systems' policy. '[The bridge] is the fruit of efforts and co-operation [between Hong Kong and the mainland]. I hope it will become a first-class ...

  6. Bridge will speed development of both Hong Kong and delta

    Posted Aug 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The building of the new Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge will definitely accelerate the development of the Pearl River Delta. There are some people who say that the bridge has come too late to deliver benefits to Hong Kong. They claim that because Guangdong will bear the largest share of the construction costs, it therefore has the greatest say over the bridge's planning ...

  7. 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. ...

  8. Discussions on bridge project proceeding: Tsang

    Posted Aug 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 7.28pm: Discussions on a planned bridge linking Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai have reached a?significant breakthrough?, Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said ... the three places was proposed in the 1980s. But progress of talks over the project has been slow. The bridge is seen as a vital part of Hong Kong, Macau and Guangzhou?s growing economic integration ...

  9. Bridge politics all about perpetuating Shenzhen's highway robbery

    Posted Feb 14th 2006, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp YOU MAY RECALL an imaginative argument put up by a senior Guangdong government official a year or two ago for not building a bridge linking Hong Kong, Macau ... of a Hong Kong to Zhuhai bridge. Imagine yourself a senior Shenzhen government official. You happen to sit astride the chokepoint of road access to and from Hong Kong and you and your mates ...

  10. Cost of bridge is not HK's to pay alone, analyst warns

    Posted Sep 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng and Leu Siew Ying in Guangzhou Hong Kong should not pay for more than a third of the cost of the proposed bridge connecting it to Macau and Zhuhai, a senior member ... into the Gaolan container port, Hutchison Ports was threatening the viability of the bridge as a channel to move goods from the Pearl River Delta's western areas to Hong Kong. The coastal highway ...




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