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  1. Families eschew public transport for private cars

    Posted Mar 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of accidents to Hong Kong.' Zheng Tianxiang, a professor of transport at Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou, said such concerns were valid on both sides of the border. 'When the border first ... Mainlanders with business in Hong Kong and those whose children are studying in the city or abroad are particularly keen on such a service and easily find ways around the current rules. 'Every ...

  2. Cheap transport to Macau can be a losing bet

    Posted Sep 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chong-hou, whose family had previously been involved in the Hong Kong-to-Macau ferry business. The firm waited four years for the Macau government to issue it a licence, but when it finally started ... passengers from Hong Kong despite its ability to carry 1,152 people. But this was because the temporary ferry terminal on Taipa Island can only accommodate 1,000 people at a time, Macau Maritime ...

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

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

    ... I do not agree with correspondents who have criticised the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge project. I think it offers a better transport alternative than presently exists. First of all, once ... as it will be easier for businessmen to meet up with each other and transport their goods. There will be vigorous competition, so transport costs will go down. I see the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge ...

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

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

    ... Kong', with Phase II including a link to the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge. However, it was not explained how passengers from Macau's new rail system will travel onwards to Hong Kong within ... for out-of-town cars at the western extremity of the bridge. Passengers from the light railway will then have to transfer to private cars or shuttle buses for onward travel to Hong Kong. With a likely ...

  5. Better cross-boundary transport facilities are essential for HK

    Posted Jan 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... if it does not beef up cross-boundary transport facilities. In order to further secure Hong Kong's position as a leading financial and economic hub, we have to integrate ourselves ... I share wholeheartedly Victor Fung Kwok-king's concern over Hong Kong's position as a major financial and economic centre ('HK must mesh with mainland rail network or else, ...

  6. Are transport costs reasonable?

    Posted Dec 06th 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... of the MTR and KCR. I believe the transportation system will be more developed when the rail network reaches the southern part of Hong Kong Island. I like to take a ferry across the harbour. It is fast, cheap and comfortable. Winnie Kwok, 18 Top tunes: Pop The transport fees in Hong Kong are reasonable, although it may be a little expensive when you travel to remote areas, such as the New ...

  7. Transport link

    Posted Mar 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The green light has now been given to a bridge linking Hong Kong, Macau and Zuhai. Do you support the project and, if so, what benefits do you think it will bring to the Pearl River Delta? Write to us. ...

  8. Action plea on transport networks

    Posted Sep 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Denise Hung Summit on HK's role in 11th five-year plan will stress need for close co-ordination with mainland Panellists at today's summit on Hong Kong's role in the 11th ... a consensus among various sectors in Hong Kong to carry out the plans. Papers prepared for the 33 participants at the Hong Kong meeting outline the city's opportunities and challenges in various ...

  9. Government claims on transport subsidies are disingenuous

    Posted Nov 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong's ferry services have apparently been losing money for some time and some communities are calling for government support to maintain regular transport links, which ... public transport and has done so for a very long time. Finally, if we must have this expensive Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge inflicted on us, the provision of the Lantau park-and-ride is the only ...

  10. Cars vs public transport

    Posted Jan 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Hong Kong seems to be that the Transport Department has a bureaucratic investment in building more and more roads. Businessman Gordon Wu Ying-sheung appears to want the bridge to Zhuhai-Macau to take only road transport and Secretary for Environment, Transport and Works Sarah Liao Sau-tung reports that border crossings are up by 10 per cent and a new highway linking Hong Kong ...




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