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On Wednesday's Backchat, the MTR. After problems at Hung Hom were revealed around three weeks ago, reports also emerged of a wall being tampered with at the future To Kwa Wan Station, while excavation work for the Exhibition Centre Station was stopped over fear of inadequate support underground. Matthew Cheung has said that the reports don't necessarily warrant Commissions of Inquiry like the Hung Hom one. Lawmakers have said that the public are not happy with the MTR Corporation's handling. What's your take? Call us with your questions and comments on 233388266 or email email@example.com. After 9.20, a flower garden next to HK Disneyland?
20/06/2018 - 8:30-9:20 MTR’s Report on Shatin-Central Link
Hung Wing-tat, Fellow, Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies
Patrick Lau, Former Legislator representing Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape Functional Constituency
Yim Kin-ping, Chairman, Project Management Exchange Center; and Past Chairman of Civil Division of Hong Kong Institute of Engineers
Michael Tien, Legislator, RoundTable; and Chairman, Legco’s Subcommittee on Matters relating to Railways
Kwok Ka-ki, Legislator, Civic Party
20/06/2018 - 9:20-9:30 Land development next to HK Disneyland
On Friday's Backchat, being more Chinese. Xi Jinping has called on Hong Kongers to have a stronger sense of Chinese identity. Why? How? Is the soft or hard way most effective? What are the possible carrots and sticks? Does more familiarization with the Mainland encourage national unity? How about decolonisation, like changing street and place names? Will the forthcoming anthem laws make a difference? Call us on 23388266 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
09/03/2018 - 8:30-9:30 National Identity and National Anthem Law