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  1. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    HK Electric appeals against HK$4,500 fine over Lamma ferry disaster

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:55am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com HK Electric appeals Lamma IV fine The owner of a vessel involved in the National Day ferry collision that killed 39 passengers almost two years ago has appealed against a magistrate's ruling that the vessel was short of crew at the time of the accident. Lamma IV owner HK Electric, represented by barrister Peter Duncan SC, argued ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Judge overturns HK Electric conviction over 2012 Lamma ferry crash

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 03:28am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com HK Electric wins appeal against ferry-crash fine A High Court judge has overturned the conviction of the owner of one of the boats involved in the 2012 Lamma Island ferry tragedy after finding there was not enough evidence to prove the vessel had insufficient crew. HK Electric, owner of the Lamma IV, had been fined HK$4,500 for having three qualified ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Hongkong Electric gets new HK$4,500 fine over Lamma IV boat tragedy

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 03:26am by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Penalty increased to HK$4,500 for failing to adequately crew boat involved in crash Hongkong Electric gets new fine for Lamma IV Hongkong Electric ... matter [to the power firm]. Hongkong Electric would have enough money to pay for it anyway. "The government occupied the moral high ground when it set the fines for the company," he ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Lamma ferry disaster survivor 'a changed person'

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... which claimed 39 lives, revealed how her son, identified as Mr Tang, formerly a computer engineer with Hongkong Electric, survived the collision but failed to save his fiancée, surnamed Cheung. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Damning report on the 2012 Lamma ferry disaster exposes possible crime

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 03:59am by ADA LEE AND JOHNNY TAM

    ... their employers, Hongkong Electric and Hongkong and Kowloon Ferry subsidiary Island Ferry Company, were fined HK$4,500 and HK$5,000 respectively for breaching safety rules. Additional reporting by Ng ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Tears at services for Lamma ferry disaster victims

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO, Stuart Lau

    ... Anthony's Church, Pok Fu Lam. Koo was an associate engineer at Hongkong Electric. His girlfriend, Chan Wing-yee, also died. Wreaths were offered by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying, the University of Hong Kong's engineering department and Hongkong Electric, among others. "All the good memories of you will stay with me forever," wrote a friend of Koo's, Stephen Mak, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Hong Kong government sets no timetable for Lamma sinking inquiry

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee, Johnny Tam and Tony Cheung

    ... The two vessels' skippers are each charged with 39 counts of manslaughter, while their employers, Hongkong Electric and Hongkong and Kowloon Ferry subsidiary Island Ferry Company, were fined ... provided assistance to us on their own initiative." Last night, Hongkong Electric, owner of the Lamma IV launch that sank while carrying staff and their families to watch last year's ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Lamma ferry disaster took young lovers' lives

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Cheng

    ... Electric that collided with a Lamma-bound public ferry. The couple were among 39 who died. Prospects were bright for the young lovers. Hui joined Hongkong Electric as a trainee engineer in August and was on track for a master's degree in electrical engineering at Polytechnic University. Au was studying hotel management at HKU SPACE Po Leung Kuk Community College. Chung said Au aspired ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Relatives of Lamma boat victims slam government over '180 degree' turn

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan and Ng Kang-chung

    ... The collision off Lamma Island, the worst maritime accident in Hong Kong since 1971, when a ferry sinking killed 88, involved a Hongkong Electric launch and a ferry operated by Hongkong and Kowloon ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    Lamma coxswain says he wasn't told to give safety demonstration

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... there were 66 passengers." All the safety measures were on a notice issued by the Marine Department in late August, before the National Day fireworks display to which the Hongkong Electric-owned Lamma II and Lamma IV were taking passengers. Cheng's vessel had left the Hongkong Electric power plant pier on Lamma Island at 8.16pm, one minute after the Lamma IV. The inquiry resumed ...




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