MTR shops to stop selling lighters after arson attack on Tsuen Wan Line train

In light of the shocking arson attack on a Tsuen Wan Line train earlier this month, MTR shops have been banned from selling lighters, local media reports Starting Wednesday (March 1) shops operating within MTR station premises will no longer be allowed to stock lighters, according to Apple Daily, weeks after a man set himself and an MTR carriage bound for Tsim Sha Tsui on fire, injuring 18...

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Man charged with arson over MTR fire attack that injured 19

The man who started a fire on the Hong Kong MTR during rush hour on Friday has been charged with arson The fire started by 60-year-old Cheung Kam-fai injured at least 19...

Man charged with arson over MTR fire attack that injured 19

Boy believed to have been abandoned on MTR reunites with mother

A boy found alone on the MTR yesterday evening, who was thought to have been abandoned by his family, was later confirmed to have just been lost and thankfully reunited with his...

Boy believed to have been abandoned on MTR reunites with mother

MTR greets 2017’s first working day with power failure, Island Line commuters delayed for up to 30 minutes

Thanks MTR Corp for successfully, if accidentally, extending our New Year holidays Commuters (including this reporter) waiting for an Island Line train at Quarry...

MTR greets 2017’s first working day with power failure, Island Line commuters delayed for up to 30 minutes

Woman falls under train at Kowloon Tong MTR Station, East Rail service suspended for half an hour

Commuters travelling to and from Kowloon Tong were delayed for roughly half an hour this morning after an MTR passenger reportedly fell onto the tracks MTR Corp announced...

Woman falls under train at Kowloon Tong MTR Station, East Rail service suspended for half an hour

Flexi Travel: Photo of ‘kung fu master’ stretching on the MTR shared widely

Despite what many local and international movies may have you think, kung fu isn't exactly a huge part of day-to-day life in Hong Kong which probably explains why one rather...

Flexi Travel: Photo of ‘kung fu master’ stretching on the MTR shared widely

Ho Ho… Hog? Badass Santa Claus bikers swap reindeer for motorcycles to tear across town

We almost can’t quite believe it, but Christmas is really just around the corner Obviously St Nick got the memo that Crimbo is almost upon us, judging by these photos of a Santa...

Ho Ho… Hog? Badass Santa Claus bikers swap reindeer for motorcycles to tear across town

Cabbie arrested for charging ‘tunnel fee’ from Lan Kwai Fong to Sheung Wan

We've heard of unscrupulous cabbies taking detours to fleece their passengers, but this is a whole 'nother kettle of fish A taxi driver was arrested this morning after...

Cabbie arrested for charging ‘tunnel fee’ from Lan Kwai Fong to Sheung Wan

Keep Calm and Carry On: Commuters with excess luggage ‘occupy’ bus after driver asks them to leave

Turns out it's not just young Hongkongers who were inspired by the Occupy Movement! A group of around eight middle-aged mainland Chinese women apparently staged a sit-in protest...

Keep Calm and Carry On: Commuters with excess luggage ‘occupy’ bus after driver asks them to leave

First South Island Line riders to get 97% discount off 4-star hotel stay

Earlier today, MTR Corp announced its long-awaited South Island Line's would be opening on Dec 28 to much excitement And, in the true Hong Kong entrepreneurial spirit, one...

First South Island Line riders to get 97% discount off 4-star hotel stay