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  1. Five arrested in recycling plant murder

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Danny Mok danny.mok@scmp.com Five suspects have been arrested in connection with a murder and gang robbery at a Tin Shui Wai recycling plant in which a 38-year-old mainlander was killed. ... believed to have been working at the plant, operated by a local relative. They were staying at the facility when the gang came. They resisted, and a fight ensued. The two men were attacked ...

  2. Gang poses as rural police in plant raid

    Posted Apr 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... as rural policemen- stole HK$150,000 in cash and valuables in the New Territories. Police are searching for 10 South Asian men in connection with the latest raid, on a remote recycling plant in Tai ... in valuables- including a luxury watch and a laptop computer. The owner of the plant returned by car with his wife as the men fled the building. 'The owner checked the office and found his ...

  3. Lax safety led to gas blast, probe finds

    Posted Aug 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem A massive gas explosion in Nanjing last week was caused by lax safety supervision of construction workers digging on the site of an abandoned factory, an initial investigation into the incident reported to the State Council yesterday. The official casualty toll from the incident on Wednesday was 13 dead and 14 critically injured, but local witnesses have said the real figures ...

  4. Man grew cannabis plants in bedroom

    Posted Jun 30th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu A debt-ridden man confessed yesterday to cultivating 339 cannabis plants, worth more than HK$223,000, in two flats. Poon Wun-kwong, 51, pleaded guilty in the District Court to cultivating the plants in the bedroom at his Tuen Mun village house and a rented flat in Yuen Long. Poon, who had incurred a HK$500,000 debt, had been growing cannabis from seeds he ordered ...

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    Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif will inherit a country torn by terror and turmoil

    Posted May 15th 2013, 12:00am by SYED FAZL-E-HAIDER

    ... manufacturers to move their bases to Bangladesh. Above all, the country needs a mega energy-sector project. Earlier this year, the former government signed a deal with Iran on a gas pipeline project, ...

  6. Metal-recycling plant firebombed

    Posted Dec 19th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Six firebombs and two coconut-shaped fireworks were hurled into a metal-recycling plant owned by a listed company in Lam Tin yesterday- the eighth attack since August 2007. One of the firebombs exploded and was extinguished by workers in the Cha Kwu Ling Road plant before firefighters arrived, police said. The others, and the two fireworks, did not explode. No one was injured. ...

  7. Airport staff exposed to gas

    Posted May 20th 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Five staff at Chek Lap Kok airport were rushed to hospital feeling sick after inhaling unidentified gas while unloading consignments from a Dragonair plane yesterday afternoon. ... disembarked. Five of the staff felt their eyes and throats become irritated however, allegedly after inhaling gas that was found to have leaked from cargos loaded with chemicals. Initial investigations ...

  8. Customs officers raid illegal oil de-treating plant

    Posted Feb 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 6.48pm: Customs officers of the Diesel Oil Enforcement Division raided an illicit oil de-treating plant at Shan Ha Tsuen in Yuen Long on Tuesday, a spokesman said. ... to be an oil de-treating plant. They seized 900 litres of de-treated oil, a batch of oil de-treating equipment, pumps and plastic pipes, he said. The seized goods were worth about $130,000 ...

  9. Workers sue over alleged poisoning at battery plant

    Posted Oct 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong A civil lawsuit demanding 15 million yuan in compensation has been lodged on behalf of 65 workers who claim they were poisoned while working at two battery-manufacturing plants in Guangdong. Lawyer Zhou Litai said the case was filed on Thursday at Huizhou Intermediate People's Court against Huizhou GP Battery and Huizhou Advance Battery Technology, owned ...

  10. Our trees deserve legal protection

    Posted Aug 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... penalty and to plant new trees. But it will take years or decades for replacement plantings to mature and provide the same benefits. In cases where the trees felled are more than a few decades ...




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