It is good news for all of us, except perhaps, the unsophisticated KCR managers who wished to overthrow their chairman last month. The KCR has too many problems.
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Please discuss this issue on the article's talk page. September Railway network after merger Ticket gates at key interchange stations were removed one year after the merger There had been some discussion of merging the Kowloon—Canton Railway Corporation KCRCwhich was also government-owned, and the MTR to make the territory's transport system more efficient.
In Marchthe Hong Kong Government officially encouraged the two companies to merge.
On 11 Aprilthe Hong Kong Government officially announced the details of the proposed merger. Hoeng1gong2 Tit3lou6 Jau5haan6 Gung1si1; pinyin: The merger is effective for 50 years.
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The Kowloon–Canton Railway (KCR; Chinese: 九廣鐵路; Cantonese Yale: Gáugwóng Titlouh) is a railway network in Hong Kong. It is owned, and was operated by the Kowloon–Canton Railway Corporation until It provides rapid transit services, a light rail system and feeder bus routes within Hong Kong, and intercity passenger and freight train services to Mainland China.
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MTR Corporation is responsible for the operation of MTR (and KCR since 2 December ) in Hong Kong. Besides railway operations, the MTRCL is also actively involved in the development of key residential and commercial projects above existing stations and along new line extensions as well as many other commercial activities associated with the mtb15.comarters: Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong.
MTR runs Hong Kong's Mass Transit Railway (MTR), and is also a major property developer and landlord in Hong Kong. It also invests in railways in different parts in the world, 1 History.
Privatisation; MTR-KCR merger; 2 Operations by market.
Hong Kong. In December , with the merger with Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC), the MTR Corporation (MTR) acquired more than 40% market share of the local transport market and became the No. 1 public transport operator in Hong Kong.