18 October 2007
KCRC welcomes the Government's announcement of the implementation date of the rail merger
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) welcomes the Government's announcement of a proposed date for the implementation of the merger. It enables the Corporation to put in place the final touches to preparations for the merger, which would bring to a conclusion the intensive work of the past 18 months.
KCRC staff will also welcome the announcement to clear away any remaining uncertainties that may still be in their minds, thus ensuring a smooth transfer of railway operational responsibilities between KCRC and the new operator.