29 June 2001
Ride on KCR East Rail to win "Planet of the Apes" movie tickets
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation will organise a Octopus promotion in July. Passengers travelling on East Rail will have a chance to win "Planet of the Apes" movie ticket by using Octopus card.
From 1 July, passengers travelling with Octopus can earn one bonus point for every ride on East Rail. With 5 bonus points, passengers can redeem a scratch card at any ticket offices. Passengers who have scratched an "Apes Head" icon can win two ‘Planet of the Apes" movie tickets. Those who have scratched a "T-shirt" icon can redeem a specially designed "Planet of the Apes T-shirt".
A total of 2,000 movie tickets and 1,000 T-shirts will be given out to the lucky passengers. Redemption can be made at any KCR East Rail Customer Services Centres (except Lo Wu) during the period from 1 to 14 July, and at Shatin Customer Services Centre only during the period from 15 to 21 July. The stock of the scratch card is limited and will be available on a first come first served basis with last redemption date on 21 July.
For details of the promotion, passengers can call the KCR East Rail Customer Services Hotline on 2602 7799 or refer to the posters available at all East Rail stations.