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  1. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Ma Wan: an island losing heritage to modernity

    Posted Dec 28th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... with development. Ho Luen-cheung, 57, was born and raised in the old village and remembers when the narrow streets with their colourfully tiled storefronts were loud and jostling with people. "Just 30 ... to and from the mainland by sea, Ho said. A boat service, operated by villagers from Ma Wan to Sham Tseng, provided the only transport in the 1960s. Today, about 20 families live scattered around ...


    Sai Ying Pun: A walk among the heritage holdouts

    Posted Jul 13th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... as an icon for the district. Hop Lee Ho Sea Products, an importer of salted fish, is among those feeling the pinch as rents and prices rise, old families move out and new firms move in. Hop Lee Ho ... by speculators,' said a Mr Ho, whose noodle shop is just three minutes' walk from a future MTR station exit. Speculators did not contribute to the local community, he said, yet they drive away his old ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Peng Chau: An industrial hive turned rural idyll

    Posted Jul 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com With its car-free streets, understated low-rise houses and plentiful greenery, Peng Chau looks very much like many of Hong Kong's outlying islands. It enjoys a reputation as a rural idyll cut off from the city's hustle and bustle. Islanders are widely thought to lead simple, reclusive lives. That is probably why Peng Chau made headlines ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Lonely Tung Chung fights for a better life

    Posted Aug 31st 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... that grew up in the estate over the past decade (the first part was completed in 2001 and the rest in 2004) feel they belong, and want to give something back. Ho Man-kiu, 20, inspired by the sight ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Change coming to island idyll of Cheung Chau

    Posted Aug 17th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... as the local economy can no longer support the dreams of the young. Yeung Ka-ho, 16, who wants to be a social worker, admits that jobs are limited on the island. Youngsters who want to do "more ...



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