Railway Dilemma in Hong Kong’s Northwest
Transportation & Infrastructure

Railway Dilemma in Hong Kong’s Northwest

An expanding population comes with a spike in demand for public transportation, but the Hong Kong government might not be keeping pace. A great many…

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge – Is it worth all the hassle?
Transportation & Infrastructure

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge – Is it worth all the hassle?

A mega cross-border bridge that connects Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macau was part of a major push by the government to integrate the Pearl River…

ERP MythBusters: Cases of Foreign Cities
Policy

ERP MythBusters: Cases of Foreign Cities

In the midst of the heated debate on implementation of Electronic Road Pricing‭ (‬ERP‭) ‬scheme in the Central Business District‭ (‬CBD‭) ‬of Hong Kong‭, ‬many…

Lawmakers side with industry to challenge premium taxi proposal
Transportation & Infrastructure

Lawmakers side with industry to challenge premium taxi proposal

Transport chief stresses scheme’s details are open for discussion but admits that the government can do little besides relying on industry self-regulation.

業界憂牌價續跌   反對引入優質的士牌照
Markets

業界憂牌價續跌 反對引入優質的士牌照

優質的士未到埗,的士牌價繼續跌。

TAC finds room for improvement in MTR fare adjustment mechanism
Transportation & Infrastructure

TAC finds room for improvement in MTR fare adjustment mechanism

Fare adjustments should better reflect public concerns over the relationship between fare rises and the railway giant’s profitability, the Transport Advisory Committee says.

Concept for Victoria Harbour development may sink before it floats
Policy

Concept for Victoria Harbour development may sink before it floats

The vision of Hong Kong connecting the people to the water may be a just that – a vision.  At a recent seminar, speakers certainly…

Momentum 107 on Electronic Road Pricing Pilot Scheme
Policy

Momentum 107 on Electronic Road Pricing Pilot Scheme

Electronic Road Pricing: ‘Delay no more’ vs “Yes, but…”
Policy

Electronic Road Pricing: ‘Delay no more’ vs “Yes, but…”

Greenies and government want a green light for ERP. The transport sector, however, has serious concerns about how the programme is implemented. It may be…

The Insufferable Situation of an MTR Chairman
Transportation & Infrastructure

The Insufferable Situation of an MTR Chairman

Caught between shareholders, the public, the government and other stakeholders, Frederick Ma is caught between a rock, a hard place, a sharp stick, a hot…