- Common Stored Value Ticket
Common Stored Value Ticket was a system of plastic magnetically sensitive card used for paying fares on the
MTRand KCR railway systems in Hong Kongfrom 1984to 1999. It was also used on Citybus and KMBfor some MTR and KCR feeder bus services. The system was replaced by the Octopus cardsystem in 1997and phased out on 2 January, 1999. The MTR and KCR have continued to issue magnetic strip cards for single-journey and souvenir tickets.
1981, MTR Corporation started using magnetic strip cards as tickets. The turnstile would confiscate the ticket when the passenger leaves the subway system.
15 October, 1984, KCR automated its ticketing system. The two companies jointly produced the Common Stored Value Ticket.
31 August, 1998, MTR and KCR announced that the tickets were no longer to be sold. They would be replaced by the Octopus card starting on 2 January, 1999.
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