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  1. Sars becomes HK insurers' second-biggest catastrophe

    Posted Jul 11th 2003, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Hong Kong insurance companies have had to pay out $105.28 million as a result of the Sars outbreak, making the virus the city's second-most expensive insurance catastrophe. A Hong Kong Federation of Insurers (HKFI) survey showed 72 life-insurance cla ...

  2. City Digest

    Posted Nov 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... God of Canto-pop's brother found dead in bed Well-known comedian Ricky Hui Koon-ying, brother of the 'God of Canto-pop' Samuel Hui Koon-kit and veteran filmmaker Michael Hui ... in the afternoon. Ricky Hui, who had heart disease, was found unconscious on his bed. Ambulance officers confirmed him dead at the scene. Police found nothing suspicious. His body was taken to the mortuary. ...

  3. Drink-driving restaurateur fined

    Posted Mar 31st 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man Businessman and television host Ricky Cheng Wai-tao, 41, known for placing high bids at tuna auctions, was fined HK$5,000 for drink-driving. The owner of Itamae and Itacho restaurants admitted driving under the influence of alcohol. His licence was suspended for nine months and he was ordered to undergo a driving improvement course. Cheng, who committed the offence ...

  4. Many workers missing out as city prospers, says lawmaker

    Posted Dec 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jasmine Wang The economy and stock market may be surging but the lot of grass-roots workers is getting worse, a leading unionist and lawmaker said yesterday. 'With more industrial accidents, a widening gap between the rich and poor, prolonged working hours and delayed payment of wages, workers have worse living standards,' Leung Yiu-chung said. Mr Leung, who represents ...

  5. Crash in US kills two HK students and injures third

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Two Hong Kong students studying in the United States were killed and another was injured in a car crash last week. Ricky Fok Ka-hei, 21, who was attending Ohio State University (OSU), was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident in Clinton Township, New Jersey, on Monday. A second OSU student from Hong Kong involved in the accident, Jeffrey ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ACCIDENT

    Cabbie dies in freak accident as two women pedestrians lose their lives

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Taxi driver survives crash but is struck down as he inspects vehicle. Elsewhere two women die crossing roads Cabbie killed after stepping out of car A taxi driver escaped serious injury in a car crash on a Tai Po highway, only to be killed when he got out to check the damage to his vehicle. Pang Yiu-chung, 57, was standing next to his vehicle when ...

  7. Woman injured by shattered glass

    Posted Dec 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A 52-year-old woman was hit in the face by glass fragments when the bathroom window shattered in her Tin Shui Wai flat yesterday. She said she suspected something had hit the window. Police found a can on the ground next to Yiu Wah House on Tin Yiu Estate. They are investigating whether it was thrown. The woman suffered a slight injury to the corner of her eye. ...

  8. Terror, riots, weather add up to big risks

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu If the London Olympic Games were cancelled at the last minute, it wouldn't just be the spectators who'd be disappointed- insurers covering the international event would face huge compensation bills. And, unlike the Beijing Olympic Games where insurers mainly worried about the risk of earthquakes, the London Olympics' biggest insurance risks are terrorist ...

  9. Safety roadblock for new-energy cars

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... expert Ringo Lee Yiu-pui said structural design was crucial in protecting a battery. 'Most carmakers put tougher material around the battery, but some use tougher materials than ...

  10. Help for quake-hit schools in Sichuan

    Posted May 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Adrian Wan About 1,700 pupils of two primary schools in a remote part of Sichuan hit by an earthquake will have clean water to drink from June, thanks to a HK$300,000 donation from Rotary International. The money will be spent on four water treatment machines, which use a technology called ultrafiltration developed by the Hong Kong Productivity Council. Anthony Ma Yiu-wah, a consultant ...




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