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  1. 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 ...

  2. At the Games

    Posted Nov 12th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... from such high places as China's central liaison office, its foreign ministry in Hong Kong, the immigration department in Guangzhou, and the mainland's visa section in Wan Chai ... Kong. I'm sent from pillar to post, from the Foreign Ministry in Kennedy Road to the visa office in Gloucester Road, Wan Chai. The ministry officials tell me I need a visa and I have to go ...

  3. Life from the sides

    Posted Nov 08th 2009, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... to HK$280,000. This Thursday sees Yi's first solo Hong Kong exhibition, Scenes From Memory, opening at the Arts Centre in Wan Chai. On show will be 22 pieces including works from his Bus Stop ... sculptures, part of this wish I had since a child is realised.' Scenes From Memory, Thu-Nov 22, Pao Galleries, 4&5/F, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2537 1880 ...

  4. Consumers take stock of their spending amid market turmoil

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Paggie Leung

    ... are feeling the pinch. Compared to previous weeks, this week's business was relatively weaker at the dining tables of Fook Lam Moon Restaurant, a favourite Wan Chai haunt of tycoons, although its ...

  5. Passion of Wedding Card Street residents helps message hit home

    Posted Apr 10th 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... for the 50-plus protesters, whose homes on the ageing street in Wan Chai are being targeted for demolition in two years. The street, properly called Lee Tung Street, will be turned into a leisure, ... 'warlords' over the property resumption. They claimed offers of government compensation were far below what it costs for similar flats in Wan Chai. 'We feel as terrible as Jesus Christ after ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Wan Chai bars want more police on the beat

    Posted Jul 20th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Bar owners in Wan Chai have called on police to increase foot patrols to head off what they say is an increase in violent incidents in the popular entertainment district ... incident,' said Noel Smyth, chairman of the Wan Chai Alliance, a business group that promotes the district. 'You always get some incidents in an area like this, but there are more ...

  8. Wan Chai

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Step into Wan Chai and you will find a perfect blend of old and new. Turn any corner and a different montage of Hong Kong will be evident. The combination is interesting and fun. ...

  9. Road to rock stardom takes a detour in Wan Chai

    Posted Jun 15th 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... Tinnie Chow Tonight kicks off the Hong Kong leg of the World Battle of the Bands, with local groups Zazam, D'Rascalz, and Nothing None taking to the stage at Carnegie's at 8.30pm. It is Central versus Wan Chai- for seven consecutive weeks Carnegie's (Tuesday nights) will be fighting it out with the Fringe Club (Saturday nights). The last band standing will go ...

  10. Gigs

    Posted Mar 17th 2011, 12:00am by Vanessa Yung

    ... 31G, post-modern pop group Buddhist Army and jazz musician Peter Scherr perform. Mar 18, 6.30pm, Outside HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, free. Inquiries: 2582 0280 Eagles 'Long Road Out of Eden' Tour The American rock band performs. Mar 18, 8pm, HK Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, HK$1,288-HK$2,088 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2629 6240 Girls ...




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