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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Bang goes the neighbourhood! Residents worry as Wan Chai gets trendy makeover

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 09:43am by Charley Lanyon

    ... says she wouldn't have considered living in the district: "The rest of Wan Chai is really hectic and I don't usually hang out there. Lockhart Road is pretty obnoxious." Wan ... however, the district remained mostly residential, particularly enclaves closer to inland slopes. "Wan Chai is interesting because it is very complex with five separate coastlines ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1528737/long-time-residents-worry-western-wan-chai-gets-trendy
  2. Wan Chai district councillor admits fiddling expenses

    Posted Feb 10th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A Wan Chai district councillor has admitted he fraudulently inflated his expenses claims and pocketed the difference. Kennedy Lee Kai-hung, 48, an elected member of the council with Canal Road as his constituency, pleaded guilty in the District Court to fraud and misconduct in public office, an Independent Commission Against Corruption spokesman said. Deputy Judge Li ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/669408/wan-chai-district-councillor-admits-fiddling-expenses
  3. Wan Chai named richest, most educated and oldest district

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Wan Chai is the richest of the 18 districts of Hong Kong and Sham Shui Po is the poorest, according to statistics released by the Census and Statistics Department yesterday. ... in the general household survey from January to December last year, analysed the demographic and socio-economic characteristics of residents in 18 districts. Wan Chai overtook Central and Western ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/632117/wan-chai-named-richest-most-educated-and-oldest-district
  4. Which Wan Chai will it be- heritage district or air-conditioned glass box?

    Posted Mar 01st 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... of the chief concerns is that the character of Wan Chai- historically the district with the most diverse mix of social classes and businesses- will be lost in the push to redevelop the area between ... of public consultation and received approval from the government and the Wan Chai District Council in the mid-1990s. But council vice-chairman John Tse Wing-ling said his group had never been told ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/446422/which-wan-chai-will-it-be-heritage-district-or-air-conditioned-glass-box
  5. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Dead newborn baby found in bin at Chai Wan shopping mall

    Posted May 25th 2014, 02:10pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... been dead for an estimated 12 to 24 hours, police said. Bruises were found on his hands, legs and chest, said Chief Inspector Sammual Lam Siu-wah, of Eastern district police. "[During ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1519429/dead-newborn-baby-found-bin-chai-wan-shopping-mall
  6. Supermarkets taken to task over pesticides

    Posted Aug 25th 2009, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... and peaches from ParknShop branches in Ma On Shan and Guangzhou, and Vanguard branches in Wan Chai and Guangzhou. Among the residues found, the most dangerous were the pesticides chlorpyrifos ... Adrian Wan Pesticide residues that could cause cancer and disrupt the human endocrine system have been found in some fruit for sale in supermarkets, Greenpeace said yesterday. It called ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/690600/supermarkets-taken-task-over-pesticides
  7. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Final trip for fans as old Wan Chai Pier sails into history

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:40am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Final trip for fans as old pier sails into history The last ferry pulling out from the old Wan Chai Pier on Friday night closed the door on 48 years of history. ... Without as much sentiment to spark calls for its preservation, the old Wan Chai Pier's destruction will be part of reclamation for the Wan Chai Development Phase II. The Wan Chai-Tsim Sha ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1582045/final-trip-fans-old-wan-chai-pier-sails-history
  8. News - Hong Kong

    Wan Chai council may merge with neighbour

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Two options on table- merging with Central and Western or taking in some of Eastern Wan Chai council may merge with neighbour Wan Chai District Council ... six committees under the district council," Wan Chai councillor David Wong Chor-fung said. "If we have only 11 councillors, it's not even enough to fill the chairman and deputy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1242221/wan-chai-council-may-merge-neighbour
  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Wan Chai art studio offers eco-friendly handicraft classes

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 09:45am by Nora Tong

    ... and then glued them onto the ball. Dicky has been attending an arts and crafts class at Draw 2- Art and Language Studio in Wan Chai where, among other things, he has learned how to turn seemingly useless ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1571397/wan-chai-art-studio-offers-eco-friendly-handicraft
  10. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    The area around Wan Chai's Sun, Moon and Star streets offers a haven from the city

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:53pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Text and photos: Christopher DeWolf Hong Kong may be a throbbing hub of rampant capitalism, but it still has pockets of solitude Star Street... and beyond Not long ago, I overheard a conversation between a middle-aged French-Canadian couple standing on Mo ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1562529/area-around-wan-chais-sun-moon-and-star-streets-offers-haven-city

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