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  1. MTR fare rise last straw for Tung Chung folk

    Posted Apr 24th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Tung Chung residents, angry at planned MTR fare rises and their exclusion from a fare subsidy, took their grievances to the Legislative Council yesterday. The lack of free feeder bus services, combined with the distance to the city, put a huge financial burden on residents of public housing estates, they said. A spokesman for the group Tung Chung Livelihood ...

  2. China's ports drag on Kwai Chung

    Posted Nov 12th 2003, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling Cargo volume at the Hong Kong facility slides as exporters seek lower costs The amount of cargo flowing through the main container terminals at Kwai Chung port shrank for the fifth month in a row last month as exporters continued to ship their goods directly from the cheaper facilities across the border. Boxes moving across the docks at Kwai Chung shrank 2.7 per cent ...

  3. 3,000 hit by disruption to Airport Express, Tung Chung service

    Posted Dec 19th 2003, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Benjamin Wong and Denise Tsang The MTR suspended services on the Airport Express and Tung Chung lines for almost an hour yesterday afternoon because of a signal problem. About 3,000 ... and the airport at 15-minute intervals. Travel on the Tung Chung line was also limited to between Kowloon station and Tung Chung, with trains leaving at 10-minute intervals. Normal service was resumed ...

  4. Hundreds evacuated from faulty Tung Chung train

    Posted Aug 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Donald Asprey An MTR train travelling on the Tung Chung Line had to be evacuated yesterday afternoon amid the smell of smoke due to signal failure. Several hundred passengers en route from Tung Chung to Hong Kong Island, who were forced to alight at the Siu Ho Wan depot near Sunny Bay, described a burning smell as the train decelerated to crawling pace and coasted towards ...

  5. Tung Chung line the next shoppers' paradise

    Posted Feb 16th 2006, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam MTR stations along the Tung Chung line will soon become a shoppers' heaven with more retail outlets being planned on the back of rising passenger flow which has seen annual growth of 10 per cent over the past five years. The launch of the Tung Chung skyrail at the Ngong Ping 360 tourist attraction later this year is expected to spur growth, the MTR Corporation said. ...

  6. Kwai Chung needs to reverse the tide

    Posted Jan 14th 2005, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Chung. Although the writing has been on the wall for years, when the official figures are released tomorrow they will reveal that Kwai Chung handled just under 13.4 million boxes last year, up ... Chung's rate of growth will slow to mid-single digits this year because its operators are unlikely to repeat the one-off boost they generated from substantially dropping box-handling fees ...

  7. Costs blemish revival at Kwai Chung

    Posted Jul 26th 2004, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... to less than 55 per cent in the past four years. The report offers proof that the erosion of Kwai Chung's business is comprehensive, with exporters of all sizes- from multinationals to small ...

  8. Outgoing MTR chief wants to try something new

    Posted Dec 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com The outgoing chief executive of the MTR Corporation says he would like to try something new after his retirement at the end of the year, but would never choose politics. Chow Chung-kong (pictured) said he would become a non-executive director of two to three more companies- on top of his directorships of insurance giant AIA and global mining firm ...

  9. City Digest

    Posted Aug 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tony Chan to stand trial for forgery in April Self-styled fung shui master Tony Chan Chun-chuen, 52 (left), will go on trial in April accused of forging and using a false will to claim the fortune of late tycoon Nina Wang Kung Yu-sum. A pre-trial review h ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Feb 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that I notice is that the MTR uses several colours to denote the various lines it runs across Hong Kong. Unfortunately, these officially go by names such as the Kwun Tong Line and the Tung Chung Line. ...




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