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  1. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 10, 2014

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 05:16am by LETTERS

    ... with your story regarding the Urban Mobility Index's number-one ranking of Hong Kong's public transport system ("HK 'best city in world for commuters'", April 3). ... system. There are also the intangible costs to citizens of battling overcrowded streets, transport, restaurants and all the civilised amenities of living here. Yet even that is not the end. ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A BAD WEEK FOR ...

    A Bad Week for..., April 20, 2014

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:33am by STAFF

    ... of the Philippines was accused by a Hong Kong-based green group of carrying a shipment of 6.5 tonnes of shark fins into the city. WildLifeRisk accused the airline of transporting the fins from Dubai ...

  3. News - World - SWITZERLAND

    Employers’ fears as Switzerland gets set to vote on world’s highest minimum wage

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 10:06pm by BLOOM

    ... of Switzerland's political system, are held four times a year. In a country that's home to about 300 banks, voters often side with employers. In 2012, for instance, they voted down a proposal ... That is modest in a country where the average two-person household spent 2,643 francs a month on taxes, social insurance and health insurance, plus 5,498 francs on food, rent, clothing and transport ...

  4. News - Asia - Flight MH370

    Independent investigator will head investigation into missing flight MH370, pledges Malaysia

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 06:16am by Reuters, AFP, Teddy Ng

    ... to flight MH370, Malaysia's Acting Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein said yesterday. He said the team would include three groups. An "airworthiness group" would examine "maintenance records, structures and systems"; an "operations group" would examine "flight recorders and meteorology"; and a "medical and human factors group" would ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57am by LETTERS

    ... transport, like buses, minibuses, trams? Maybe a one-day tourist pass to use on all public transport? Kofi Time- The light rail congestion between Tuen Mun and Yuen Long can be alleviated just ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Influx of tourists will put MTR trains under strain, says minister

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 03:59am by Ada Lee

    ... "Tourists with baggage pose great challenges for the railway and public transportation system," Cheung told lawmakers. "If the number of passengers, or tourists, continue to rise, we ... will "pose great challenges" for the MTR network and mean new tactics will be needed to deal with overcrowding, the transport minister said yesterday. Professor Anthony Cheung Bing-leung ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR directors may have pay cut for delays, Anthony Cheung warns

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 04:47am by Ada Lee

    ... cuts for delays The MTR Corporation is considering linking its directors' pay to the company's performance after a string of rail system failures and delays. Secretary for Transport ... second trip. Fare increases will also be finalised this week, when the government releases its transport salary index. Adjustments are calculated annually according to inflation and wage changes ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hong Kong to burn first part of seized ivory stockpile in May ceremony

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 04:10am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... on conservation. "They want to send a clear message to the whole world that Hong Kong is very determined," he said. Hong Kong had been increasingly seen as a transport hub for ivory, despite ...

  9. News - China

    Broadband browsing at 32,000 feet: Air China introduces new fast internet service

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 09:26pm by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com The system allows internet access at a promised speed of 20-30 megabytes per second Air China has upgraded its in-flight wi-fi system to allow travellers to surf the net with broadband speed at 32,000 feet. The Beijing-based airline launched its first in-flight wireless system in 2011, enabling passengers to access a local area network on flights. ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 8, 2014

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 03:46am by LETTERS

    ... ", April 3). It's good to see Hong Kong coming first at something we can be proud of- our public transport system. However, summer is coming, and as the recent spell of premature hot ... for a day out, enjoying seafood or eating at one of the many great restaurants Sai Kung has to offer. The government has to manage the traffic and transport situation better; there are oceans ...




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