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MTR Corporation Limited UK Tax Strategy 2021

MTR Corporation Limited UK Tax Strategy 2021

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MTR Corporation Limited UK Tax Strategy 2020

MTR Corporation Limited UK Tax Strategy 2020 

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Steve Murphy appointed Chief Executive Officer of MTR UK

Steve Murphy – Managing Director of MTR Elizabeth line – has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of MTR UK, a newly created entity that will replace MTR Europe.

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Jeremy Long to retire as MTR CEO – European Business after 15 successful years

Jeremy Long is to retire as CEO – European Business at MTR on 30 September 2020 after 15 years at the helm.

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The modal shift: does more rail provision mean fewer carbon emissions?

Jeremy Long, CEO - European Business of MTR Corporation, writes for Global Railway Review as part of their 'Improving Rail's Environmental Impact' series

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Connecting urban mobility and passenger experience

From being rated the best railway operator in the customer satisfaction-based Swedish Quality Index Survey four years in a row, to maintaining a 99.9 per cent on-time rate in Hong Kong, our CEO Jeremy Long, writes in Intelligent Transport about how innovation in digital technology has been central to enhancing both MTR’s customer experience and railway service worldwide.

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Get there, greener: How can the rail industry appeal to environmentally conscious passengers?

As commuters begin to consider the environmental impacts of their travel more, Jeremy Long, CEO of European Business for the MTR Corporation, writes for Global Railway Review on how the rail industry can build on its current strengths to become the travel mode of choice for more passengers.

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MTR takes centre stage at UITP Global Public Transport Summit to showcase “The Art of Public Transport”

The summit is the world’s largest public transport event and takes place on 9-12 June in Stockholm, Sweden

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MTR Express rated best railway operator in 2019 Swedish Quality Index survey for the fourth consecutive year

MTR Express has been once again rated the best railway operator in the 2019 Swedish Quality Index survey. MTR was first honoured with this recognition in 2016, making this the fourth consecutive year that the company has outscored its competitors. 

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MTR Corporation Limited UK Tax Strategy

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MTR Express named second most innovative company in Sweden

MTR Express has placed second in the inaugural Swedish Innovation Index

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MTR Tunnelbanan Receives the 2018 Swedish Quality Award

MTR Tunnelbanan has been presented with the 2018 Swedish Quality Award, the second time they have been honoured with the award

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New app from MTR delivers personalised traffic information to your mobile

MTR Nordic has launched MYHeadsapp, a new travel app that sends personalised public transport updates to travellers in Stockholm directly to their mobiles.

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MTR teams up with operator of Europe’s largest high speed rail network for West Coast Partnership bid

MTR has announced Renfe as a partner in its West Coast Partnership (WCP) bid, in a key-subcontractor role.

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MTR wins prestigious Swedish Quality Award for the second time

MTR’s operation of the metro system in Stockholm has once again been recognised for its commitment to improving quality by being awarded a top award from the Swedish Institute for Quality.

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Mark Jensen – New CEO for MTR’s Nordic business

MTR, which operates the Stockholm Metro, Stockholm commuter railway (Pendeltåg), and MTR Express open access services between Stockholm and Gothenburg, has appointed Mark Jensen as its new CEO for the Nordic region.

With more than 20 years’ experience from the retail and FMCG sectors, Mark will now bring his customer service expertise to the public transport industry.

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MTR-operated High Speed Rail service begins operations in Hong Kong

The Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail (HSR) link, which connects Hong Kong with the 25,000km high speed rail network in the Mainland of China, has launched passenger services from the brand-new West Kowloon station.

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MTR-operated High Speed Rail service confirms date of opening

The Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail (HSR) link, which connects Hong Kong with the 25,000km high speed rail network in the Mainland of China, will open its passenger service on 23 September and be operated by MTR Corporation

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Hong Kong High Speed Rail launch moves closer as trial operations completed

MTR Corporation has welcomed the announcement by the Hong Kong Government that the Hong Kong Section of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Railway (HSR) has completed trial operations smoothly and been confirmed to be ready for use by passengers.

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MTR comments on Wales & Borders franchise

Jeremy Long, CEO - European Business, MTR Corporation, gives his thoughts on the announcement of the Wales & Borders franchise

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MTR appoints European Head of Property to bring rail investment model to Europe

MTR Corporation has signalled a clear intention to develop opportunities under its Rail + Property model with the appointment of John Robinson as Head of Property for the European Business, announced today.

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MTR’s Hong Kong high-speed line enters final preparation phase ahead of opening

MTR Corporation, the operator of the future Elizabeth Line, has moved one step closer to completing work on a nine year, £7.67bn high-speed rail project in Hong Kong.

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MTR announces robust growth as it increases UK footprint

MTR Corporation, the London Crossrail operator and joint shareholder of South Western Railway helping to oversee a £1.2 billion investment programme on the service, has announced strong global revenue growth as it continues to expand its UK operations.

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MTR wins awards across the board as it looks back on year of success

MTR Corporation is celebrating a record number of international awards in 2017, which recognised MTR for technical expertise, HR, marketing, digital excellence and more. Across the wide range of MTR’s recognition, two reoccurring themes shone through: high customer satisfaction and extensive staff empowerment.

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MTR Crossrail on track with 200th train driver apprentice

MTR Crossrail held an event with rail industry partners to celebrate a big milestone on Wednesday, February 7, with its 200th trainee joining the Train Driver Apprenticeship Programme.

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MTR Corporation continues awards run as it is named Asia Pacific Digital Transformer of the Year

MTR has been named Asia Pacific Digital Transformer of the Year at the International Data Corporation (IDC)’s inaugural DX awards, building on its previous selection from IDC as Hong Kong Digital Transformer of the Year and its recent success at the Hong Kong Design awards, where two of its stations took home major prizes for excellence in infrastructure development

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MTR’s South Island Line celebrates year of achievements

MTR Corporation is celebrating the one-year anniversary of the opening of its latest line extension, the South Island Line (SIL), in Hong Kong on 28 December.  The first year of operation on the line saw on-time passenger journey performance of 99.9%

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MTR included in Fortune’s “Change the World” list

MTR Corporation has been included for the first time in Fortune Magazine’s “Change the World” list for 2017 – a prestigious annual list of organisations committed to solving the world’s problems through smart business practices

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MTR Subsidiary Awarded 7-Year Franchise to Operate and Maintain Melbourne Train System

MTR Corporation, which holds the Crossrail concession and is one of the new operators of the South Western Railway, has welcomed the decision to award a new seven-year franchise to operate the Melbourne train system to one of its subsidiaries

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MTR announces steady growth as it continues to expand its UK operations

MTR Corporation, which holds the Crossrail concession and will soon take over the South Western franchise as part of a joint venture, has announced steady global revenue growth as it continues to expand its UK operations

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