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Joint checkpoint controversy: No time to consult public, says pro-Beijing lawmaker and ExCo member

Pro-Beijing lawmaker Horace Cheung says there is no time for a public consultation on the controversial joint checkpoint arrangement for Hong Kong’s Express Rail Link to Guangzhou. The rail system is expected to start operating in the third quarter of next year. The government proposal involves asking the National People’s Congress (NPC) to grant Hong Kong power to lease a quarter […]