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  1. Superliner to sail in for a view of- containers

    Posted Feb 27th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... at the container terminal in Kwai Chung. It's out of the way and a bit of a letdown. Potentially, it's a poor reflection on Hong Kong.' A fleet of shuttle buses has been arranged to ferry ... Dennis Eng Passengers on the super-luxury liner Queen Mary 2 looking forward to experiencing Hong Kong tomorrow morning will disembark amid stacks of containers at Kwai Chung. ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Jul 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in his container truck's fuel tank at the Lok Ma Chau border checkpoint on Thursday. He was released on bail. Arson probe after ship fire Firefighters were called to a fire on a cargo ship at the Kwai Chung container port at about 5am. Investigators said the blaze was suspicious. ...

  3. An undesirable first glimpse of Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of a bustling container terminal. Their first close-up glimpse of the city will be one of barges, cargo boxes, trucks and cranes. This is not a first impression we would want them to have. The reason ... made to allow the Sapphire Princess to berth at a container terminal in Kwai Chung in April next year. If this had not been done, the liner would have been unable to call at all. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Doraemon celebration at Ocean Terminal

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Children pose with Doraemon figures holding different gadgets in an exhibition at the Ocean Terminal forecourt in Tsim Sha Tsui as part of the exhibition "100 Years Before the Birth of Doraemon", which runs until September 3 at Harbour City. Photo: Sam Tsang Happy -100 to Doraemon ...

  5. Wheelock wins new lease for Ocean Terminal

    Posted Jun 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com Wheelock and Co and subsidiary The Wharf (Holdings) have agreed a land premium of HK$7.9 billion to renew the lease of Ocean Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui ... for the two companies. Harbour City, part of Ocean Terminal, is the city's most popular shopping destination for mainland tourists. Its rental income has grown significantly in the past few years ...

  6. Tragic history

    Posted Jul 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fatal accidents involving cranes: June 3, 2007: A Kwai Chung container terminal crane drops a container on a truck, killing the driver. December 27, 2005: A crane collapses at the Macau Venetian Casino Resort site in Cotai, killing a Hong Kong worker and injuring three. December 18, 2005: A crane catches a worker's clothes, pulling him off the 35th floor at a Tai Kok Tsui ...

  7. Cruise ship terminal aims for the big league

    Posted Apr 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Development Gregory So Kam-leung were there for yesterday's ceremony to mark the start of work on the terminal building. The terminal and the first berth, which can handle the world's ... in 2008, when plans by two investors failed to meet government requirements. Following this, the government decided to fund the design and construction of a terminal and lease it to an operator ...

  8. Queen Mary pushed to a far-from-royal berth out of town

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... passenger liner ever built. Its captain, Commodore Bernard Warner, revealed that the ship had been offered a berth for up to 12 hours at the Kowloon container terminal, but that was not long enough because the ship was staying in Hong Kong for 24 hours. 'It's not perfect but there's just no berth available to us this year at the container terminals and we're too big ...

  9. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Outdoor chic for gentlemen

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by HANNAH HODSON

    ... Kit yourself out for the city wilds, writesHannah Hodson Urbancowboy Built for the ultimate metropolis man, the Victorinox Slim Flight in orange (HK$400) contains a key ring and detachable ... notebook (HK$188) contains a map and alphabetical street index to help urbanites navigate the streets. Available for a host of cities, they are ideal for visitors and locals alike. From Bookazine, ...

  10. Save the TST bus terminal

    Posted Jul 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am writing to express my concern over the proposal to turn the Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry bus terminal into a piazza. These days, the government seems to be building piazzas to attract more tourists and boost the economy. I don't agree with the government's view that the bus terminal has no heritage value. For many years, it has been a part of life for people who ...




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