MTR Corporation

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MTR Corporation Limited
FormerlyMass Transit Railway Corporation (1972–2000)
Type Public; Government-owned corporation
Industry
Founded22 September 1972;49 years ago (1972-09-22)
Headquarters
33 Wai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, New Kowloon, Hong Kong
Area served
Worldwide, including:
Key people
Revenue HK$55.4 billion (December 2017) [1]
HK$10.5 billion (December 2017)
Total assets HK$263.768 billion (December 2017)
Owner
Number of employees
28,053 (June 2017)
Website mtr.com.hk
  1. 2017 Financial Highlights MTR Annual Report 2017, Retrieved 2018-05-24
  2. "MTR Privatisation Share Offer (NOT for distribution outside Hong Kong)" (Press release). Hong Kong SAR Government. 11 September 2000. Retrieved 11 February 2017.
  3. "Executive Management's Report – Business Overview" (PDF). Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited. Retrieved 11 February 2017.
  4. "How Hong Kong's subway turns a $2 billion annual profit". CNN. 30 March 2015. Retrieved 11 February 2017.
  5. "Press Release: Government has reached understanding with MTRCL on the terms for merging the MTR and KCR systems". Hong Kong SAR Government. 11 April 2006. Retrieved 17 November 2007.
  6. "Rail Merger Bill" (PDF). Legislation Council of the Hong Kong SAR. Retrieved 8 November 2007.
  7. "Appointments announced for post-merger MTR Corporation Limited" (Press release). Hong Kong Government. 8 August 2007. Retrieved 10 November 2007. (Comparing with the Chinese version)
  8. "Rail Merger Bill to be introduced into Legco (English name remain MTR)" (Press release). Hong Kong Government. 8 June 2006. Retrieved 15 November 2007. (Comparing with the Chinese version Archived 9 September 2009 at the Wayback Machine )
  9. Railway Merger Proposal in Hong Kong Gets Green Light, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in United States.
  10. Fact Sheet (Eng), Merger of the MTR and KCR systems.
  11. Elders ride on the MTR on Sundays and public holidays for just $2 for the whole journey.
  12. 1 2 3 4 5 6 lrcresearcher. "還原「物業帶動鐵路」的歷史時空". Liber Research Community (in Chinese (Hong Kong)). Retrieved 4 August 2021.
  13. "MTR Railway Network". MTR. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  14. Ng, Jeffery (9 March 2010). "MTR Posts 16% Rise in Profit, Plans to Offer 5,000 Apartments". The Wall Street Journal .
  15. "MTR selected to operate Crossrail services". Railway Gazette International . 18 July 2014.
  16. "FirstGroup and MTR welcome South Western rail franchise award" (Press release). London Stock Exchange. 27 March 2017. Archived from the original on 26 June 2018.
  17. "MTR Laing wins London Overground" Railway Gazette International July 2007 page 408
  18. Four bidders shortlisted for London Overground operating concesssion Railway Gazette International 29 June 2015
  19. TfL announces Overground Shortlist Railnews 30 June 2015
  20. Arriva wins £1.5bn London Overground contract BBC News 18 March 2016
  21. Transport for London announces intention to award London Overground contract to Arriva Arriva 18 March 2016
  22. "GNER joins Hong Kong's MTR to bid for new Kent rail franchise" Rail issue 502 8 December 2004 page 6
  23. "MTR pulls out of West Midlands bid" The Railway Magazine issue 1269 January 2007 page 6
  24. "Foreign bids for Metro contract". BBC News. 2 February 2009. Retrieved 3 February 2009.
  25. "ScotRail franchise shortlist named". BBC News. 1 November 2013. Retrieved 3 February 2009.
  26. East Japan Railway on West Midlands franchise shortlist Railway Gazette International 7 April 2016
  27. "MTR withdraws from West Midlands bidding" Modern Railways issue 815 August 2016 page 21
  28. Wales & Borders bidders asked to propose Metro options Railway Gazette International 13 October 2016
  29. West Coast Partnership and South Eastern rail franchise bidders Department for Transport 22 June 2017
  30. Three shortlisted for West Coast Partnership franchise Railway Gazette International 22 June 2017
  31. "MTR teams up with operator of Europe's largest high speed rail network for West Coast Partnership bid". MTR Europe. 20 December 2018. Retrieved 25 December 2018.
  32. FirstGroup consortium to replace Virgin on west coast mainline Guardian 14 August 2019 FirstGroup consortium to replace Virgin on west coast mainline] Guardian 14 August 2019
  33. "Contact us". MTR Nordic (in Swedish). Retrieved 8 December 2019.
  34. "Henrik Dahlin ny vd för MTR Nordic AB". MTR Nordic (mynewsdesk) (in Swedish). 20 January 2021. Retrieved 13 April 2021.
  35. "Hongkong-bolag vann t-banekontrakt värt 36 miljarder (Swedish)". Svenska Dagbladet. E24.se. 20 January 2009.
  36. "Hong Kong operator in Stockholm" The Railway Magazine issue 1296 April 2009 page 93
  37. MTR's Stockholm metro contract extended Railway Gazette International 29 September 2015
  38. MTR Brings Stockholm Metro Rolling Stock Maintenance Fully in House MTR 25 January 2016
  39. MTR to take full ownership of Stockholm Metro in Sweden Rail Technology 27 January 2016
  40. "Nya t-banechefens mål 99,7 procents punktlighet". DN.SE (in Swedish). 28 October 2009. Retrieved 8 December 2019.
  41. "Caroline Åstrand ny VD för MTR Tunnelbanan". MTR Nordic (mynewsdesk) (in Swedish). 16 January 2020. Retrieved 13 April 2021.
  42. Home MTR Express
  43. MTR launches open access inter-city service Railway Gazette International 23 March 2015
  44. MTR Express orders Flirts for Stockholm-Goteborg open access service Railway Gazette International 13 November 2013
  45. "VD-byten inom MTR-koncernen – Mats Johannesson tar över vd-rollen på MTR Pendeltågen och Joakim Sundh blir ny vd på MTRX". MTR Nordic (mynewsdesk) (in Swedish). 21 January 2021. Retrieved 13 April 2021.
  46. "MTR Express takes on SJ in Sweden". International Railway Journal. Retrieved 8 December 2019.
  47. "MTR Gamma AB tar över pendeltågstrafiken". Stockholm Region (in Swedish). 8 December 2015. Retrieved 8 December 2019.
  48. MTR to operate Stockholm Pendeltåg Railway Gazette International 9 December 2015
  49. "Pendeltågsupphandling inte i strid med upphandlingsreglerna". Förvaltningsrätten i Stockholm. 25 October 2016. Archived from the original on 25 October 2016. Retrieved 8 December 2019.
  50. New train, tram operators for Melbourne The Age 25 June 2009
  51. "Full steam ahead: Government offers Metro and Yarra Trams contract extensions" The Age 29 September 2016
  52. Victorian government begins negotiations with Metro Trains Melbourne and Yarra Trams for new contracts Urbanlyst 2 October 2016
  53. Major milestones reached on North West Rail Link as preferred operator selected Archived 6 October 2014 at the Wayback Machine , Transport for New South Wales, Retrieved 24 June 2014
  54. Sydney Metro North West MTR
  55. Project Overview Sydney Metro
  56. "确定了!北京地铁17号线,京港地铁公司运营". 30 December 2019.
  57. website of Beijing MTR Corporation Limited Archived 6 January 2016 at the Wayback Machine
  58. "港铁咨询公司联合体中标深圳市轨道交通13号线公私合营项目". 3 August 2020.
  59. "About Macao Light Rapid Transit (Macao LRT)". MTR Macau. Retrieved 11 December 2019.

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Traditional Chinese 香港鐵路有限公司
Simplified Chinese 香港铁路有限公司
Literal meaningHong Kong Railway Corporation Limited