The $11bn Vibrant Express connects Hong Kong with mainland China in 20 minutes for the first time – and the city’s residents are nervous
Inside the newly built West Kowloon terminus, it’s hard to know where Hong Kong stops and China begins.
A restaurant on one floor is technically on Hong Kong soil. Just below it, a duty-free shopping area belongs to neither government. Meanwhile, the VIP lounge one level down from that is Chinese territory.
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