The Hong Kong West Kowloon railway station. The new express rail line is set to open next month. Photo: Winson Wong/SCMP

Couplers used at terminal of Hong Kong’s high-speed rail to mainland China are substandard, government admits

Batches deemed unusable were replaced or discarded, but work on the site had to be stopped for four months in 2013

Topic |   Hong Kong high-speed rail

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The Hong Kong West Kowloon railway station. The new express rail line is set to open next month. Photo: Winson Wong/SCMP
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