A ruff life no more: You can now catch an Uber with your pets in Hong Kong

With animals banned on public transportation, Uber Pets is an attractive option for pet owners

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MTR introduces robots to clean trains amid coronavirus outbreak

MTR introduces robots to clean trains amid coronavirus outbreak

Hong Kong’s railway operator has enlisted a fleet of robots to clean and disinfect trains in the fight against the coronavirus. The MTR have spent HK$20 million (US$2.57...

Poor repair work on tracks led to East Rail line derailment, MTR probe finds

Poor repair work on tracks led to East Rail line derailment, MTR probe finds

Shoddy repair work on a train track by MTR staff was what caused an East Rail line train to derail as it was approaching Hung Hom in September, a report has found. After a...

Hong Kong bans travelers from South Korea after coronavirus spike, local infections up to 81

Hong Kong bans travelers from South Korea after coronavirus spike, local infections up to 81

Travelers from South Korea who aren’t Hong Kong residents are now barred from entering the SAR as the country experiences a spike in coronavirus cases. At a press briefing...

Riot police caught on camera dragging laundry van driver out of vehicle for double parking

Riot police caught on camera dragging laundry van driver out of vehicle for double parking

Police arrested a 30-year-old laundry van driver for double parking in Kowloon during an altercation that was caught on camera on Sunday. Video posted online shows three riot cops...

Love Train: 2 new MTR stations to open on Valentine’s Day

Love Train: 2 new MTR stations to open on Valentine’s Day

Forget about roses and chocolates — the Hong Kong government and the MTR Corp know that expanded public transportation options are the real way to our hearts this...

MTR conductor dies after apparently walking away from train full of passengers

MTR conductor dies after apparently walking away from train full of passengers

An MTR train conductor was found unconscious on a road under a set of elevated tracks in the New Territories after she apparently walked away from her train, leaving it at the...

HK Express forced passenger to prove she wasn’t pregnant before boarding flight to Saipan

HK Express forced passenger to prove she wasn’t pregnant before boarding flight to Saipan

A Hong Kong airline has caused a stir after it forced a female passenger to take a “humiliating” pregnancy test to prove she wasn’t expecting before allowing her to board a...

Hong Kong bus crash leaves 6 dead, some 30 injured

Hong Kong bus crash leaves 6 dead, some 30 injured

A Kowloon Motor Bus (KMB) traveling down Hong Kong’s Fanling Highway this afternoon struck a nearby tree, completely shearing off the left side of its upper deck and leaving...

Fire breaks out at Hong Kong International, but operations unaffected

Fire breaks out at Hong Kong International, but operations unaffected

Billowing black clouds of smoke probably aren’t exactly the most comforting sight when you glance out the airport window before boarding, but that’s exactly what travelers at...


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