West Kowloon Terminus

Aedas needs more hands

Although often taken for granted, transportation infrastructure systems play a fundamental role in connecting people with places and is a key element in the movement of goods and economic development.

Saturday, 17 September, 2011, 12:00am

Letters

High-speed rail greenest mode of transport

Much of the debate on the proposed Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong express rail link has centred on its economic impact.

15 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Ad hoc ID checks an option for rail link

Teams of mainland officials may be called to railway stations to carry out immigration checks on some cross-border train passengers before a joint immigration checkpoint can be set up at the Hong Kong terminus of the high-speed link to Guangzhou.

1 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Lawmakers told why rail link cost soared to HK$65b

Half of the 65 per cent rise in the cost of the planned high-speed rail line to Guangzhou is due to the many design improvements, and the other half is because of unexpectedly high inflation, transport officials told lawmakers yesterday.

17 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Talkback

What do you think of plans to widen Hiram's Highway?

I am a former permanent resident of Hong Kong living in Stockholm.

I moved to Hong Kong when I was three and lived there for 16 years. For the last nine years, my home was in Sai Kung, and I loved it. Even before moving there, my family used to spend a lot of time in Sai Kung.

4 Apr 2009 - 12:00am