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  1. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Departing antiquities chief Bernard Chan calls for heritage review

    Posted Jan 01st 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Ad hoc approach to buildings in private hands is undesirable, Bernard Chan says We can do better, says outgoing antiquities chief Sitting in his office the day after chairing his final meeting with the Antiquities Advisory Board, Bernard Chan appeared relieved to have put the heritage hot seat behind him. Chan, known as "the king of public ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Law firm's archives shed light on the tycoons of Hong Kong's past

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 04:02am by Amy Nip

    ... and designs could be built on the land. "At that time, one bid would be for HK$20. Hotung managed to get the land with just one bid," Iris Chan Kwai-ying, special collection librarian ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Blue House renovations continue, but is heritage area losing its soul?

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... local residents and workers worried that the unique community's historic charm is being eroded. Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor and executive councillor Bernard Chan visited ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Four historic buildings set for new lease on life

    Posted Dec 17th 2013, 04:46am by Olga Wong

    ... across the centuries for display, and visitors would have been encouraged to meet ink art masters. Secretary for Development Paul Chan Mo-po said a panel comprising local and mainland experts would be set up to examine proposals submitted for the mansion due to its more stringent technical requirements. Tai Hang fire dragon dance commander-in-chief Chan Tak-fai said the Tai Hang ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Antiquities board to grade historic Fanling lodge and club

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 04:45am by FANNY FUNG

    ... to a conclusion, but asked for more information. In July, development minister Paul Chan Mo-po said the lodge and club could make way for housing, with Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying later saying he ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Jackie Chan gives last of his historic sandalwood houses to Singapore

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Singapore to get last ofJackie Chan's old homes Jackie Chan will give the last six of his collection of 10 historic Chinese sandalwood houses ... province in the 1990s. They include a stage and a pavilion in traditional Hui-style architecture. Chan reportedly had them renovated in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, and stored them in warehouses. He ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Jackie Chan plan to move relics abroad raises roof

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by Danny Mok, AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse and Danny Mok Jackie Chan plan to move relics abroad raises roof A plan by Hong Kong film star Jackie Chan to move ancient Chinese buildings to Singapore has sparked controversy on the mainland, state media reported yesterday. Chan plans to give a Singapore university four of 10 traditional Hui-style sandalwood buildings he bought 20 years ago, saying on his ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    6,000 sign petition to stop hotel on Peak

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... district councillor Joseph Chan Ho-lim, of the Liberal Party, said yesterday. "It shows that the people here support conserving the mansion." Chan said he would pass the signatures ... by additional traffic from the hotel. "From May until now, district councillors have been telling the government about their opposition," Chan said. "Regrettably, the Town Planning Board ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Board rejects William Meacham's 'lifeline' for Ho Tung Gardens

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... and excavating the site. Board chairman Bernard Chan, chairing his last meeting, turned down the offer, saying he was concerned about the precedent such advice would set for private property rights. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Public denied access to Pok Fu Lam's Jessville mansion

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... be torn down by the owner. But Antiquities Advisory Board chairman Bernard Chan said: "It should allow public usage if it has taken an advantage from the moratorium. Is a viewing platform ...




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