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  1. Families eschew public transport for private cars

    Posted Mar 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Anita Lam As a leader of a group representing hundreds of cross-border drivers, Yang Kun knows first hand that there is a demand for a quick and affordable border-crossing system for cars. ... 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 ...

  2. Guangdong braces for massive bill for transport infrastructure

    Posted Sep 17th 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... with the Pearl River Delta's infrastructure is it's inadequate and incomplete. The construction of transport hubs is lagging, transport systems are not well integrated and transport management is imperfect,' said Yu at the South China Transport Infrastructure Developments conference in Shenzhen this week. Between 2009 and 2012, 32.7 billion yuan would be spent to expand airports in Guangzhou, ...

  3. New World unit signs transport deal

    Posted Sep 27th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough NWS to join $19b venture to build and run rail container terminals in 18 cities NWS Holdings has signed a letter of intent with state-owned China Railway Container Transport Corp (CRCT) to form a 50-year, $19.2 billion joint venture to build and operate rail container terminals in 18 mainland cities. The transport and infrastructure arm of New World Development ...

  4. Action plea on transport networks

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

    ... out with Guangdong government a clear division of roles in port development and improve links between sea and land transport systems Source: Government's discussion papers for the summit ... five-year plan will urge the government to step up co-ordination with the mainland in developing cross-border transport networks. Some are also expected to call on the administration to play ...

  5. Automated Systems in the mood to buy as growth remains steady

    Posted Mar 12th 2011, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu Automated Systems, an information technology services provider for corporate clients, said it experienced steady growth in the nine months to December, and planned to seek merger ... climbed 74 per cent to HK$35 million. Automated Systems' chief operating officer, Simon Leung, said the company would continue to seek growth through mergers and acquisitions. 'We ...

  6. News - China - TRANSPORT

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

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

    ... and Telecommunications. But Gao said using public frequencies for public transport systems was unsafe. "MTR companies should change to a different frequency. It may be much more expensive than using public ... stoppage Service on a Shenzhen subway line was halted this week, reportedly because the system had been compromised by a Wi-fi signal operating on the same frequency. The signal may have caused ...

  7. Funding problems delaying super transport hubs

    Posted Jun 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Toh Han Shih in Shanghai hanshih.toh@scmp.com Although Beijing plans to spend billions of yuan on transport hubs, many are being delayed and pared back because of funding problems, the recent China International Forum on Urban Mass Transit in Shanghai heard. A comprehensive transport hub typically combines metro railway, high-speed rail, an intercity station, an airport ...

  8. Railways, transport ministries team up for projects

    Posted Oct 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com The railways and transport ministries are jointly launching six container rail projects linking mainland ports to the country's interior. News ... the head of the geography department at the University of Hong Kong. 'There may have been co-operation problems between the railways ministry and the transport ministry,' Wang said. He ...

  9. Congestion fee best way to clear roads

    Posted Mar 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... it is struggling to deal with the influx, its road-building and public transport infrastructure efforts always far behind the surging volume. Hitting owners with high taxes and licence fees, as Hong Kong ... to be found. Fast-tracking rail and bus systems is not wholly the answer- private vehicle ownership can also be about status. Requiring drivers to leave cars at home on certain days, restricting ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Expand school allocation system to Shenzhen: principal

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... school net system to cover shenzhen' The "school net" system under which primary school places are allocated based on where children live should be extended into Shenzhen, ... outside Hong Kong was a viable option. Undersecretary for Education Kevin Yeung Yun-hung said any changes to the system must ensure there would be no criticism that Hong Kong children ...




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