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Mixed reactions on first day of high-speed railway connecting Hong Kong to China

The Hong Kong section of the controversial high-speed railway connecting the city with mainland China started operating on Sunday after years of opposition, delays and cost overruns. The 26-kilometre-long railway cost HK$86.4 billion and took more than eight years to complete. The West Kowloon terminus was opened to the public on Sunday. A few ticket-holders arrived […]