An entrance at Diamond Hill MTR station is blockaded. Photo: James Wendlinger

Hong Kong’s MTR closes half of its stations to prevent damage to facilities and reduce risks to human lives

  • Closures start early in the morning with 47 of 94 stations closed by 11pm
  • Federation of Railway Trade Unions vice-chairman Tam Kin-chiu praises swift move, hoping normal services will be resumed on Wednesday
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

TOP PICKS

An entrance at Diamond Hill MTR station is blockaded. Photo: James Wendlinger
READ FULL ARTICLE
Cannix Yau

Cannix Yau

Cannix joined the Post in 2014 after many years in journalism and some years working for legislators. She is interested in issues related to social justice and won SOPA's Excellence in Reporting Award in 2005.