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Unformatted text preview: xperience in Europe shows that
20%-30% express rail passengers are
additional people flow derived from the
express rail, and considerable additional
economic activities will be generated
as a result. According to statistics of
China ’ Ministry of Railways, the total
passenger flow has increased by 86%
since the Beijing-Tianjin express railway
came into service over a year ago, i.e. in
August 2008. In addition, the economic
growth rate of the two cities during the
first half of last year was higher than the
average figure of the whole country. All
these give clues that XRL will generate
considerable economic benefits in the
Hong Kong under the Individual Travel passengers can save. Based on the Scheme, the above estimate serves as assumption that the daily passenger Residents and Business Travelers
Benefited a conservative figure only. flow of the XRL HK Section is 99,000 Hong K ong residents travel to the people, passengers can save 42 Mainland for work, leisure or family visits A majority of the direct economic million hours on average every year more and more frequently. Statisti...
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