[LMB] General rules for Governments

Eric Oppen ravenclaweric at gmail.com
Sun Jun 20 01:55:43 BST 2021


"Not making money" in Hong Kong is akin to thoughtcrime, heresy or treason,
at least as I understand it.  :)

On Sat, Jun 19, 2021 at 4:21 PM Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:

>
>
> > On Jun 19, 2021, at 2:36 PM, Alex Kwan <litalex at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I believe it even makes money on its subways, by owning the buildings
> at each subway exit.
> >
> > Yes, but the subway system is technically an independent company, just
> with the government owning the majority of its stocks. But people are often
> unhappy with it whenever it increases fares, precisely because it is very
> profitable.
>
> It’s the only profitable subway system in the world.
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