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  1. Fisherman's Wharf backers pulling out

    Posted Mar 30th 2009, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... Naomi Rovnick and Neil Gough Private equity and hedge funds that backed Fisherman's Wharf, the colourful Macau waterfront theme park with a casino established by Stanley Ho Hung-sun ... allowed to walk away, according to sources. The saga dates to 2006, when Fisherman's Wharf privately issued a US$400 million convertible bond to raise new funds. Mr Chow, who also owns ...

  2. Fisherman's Wharf gamble pays off- for Macau developers, at least

    Posted Mar 30th 2009, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... Neil Gough and Naomi Rovnick Fisherman's Wharf was supposed to be Macau's answer to Hong Kong Disneyland. And indeed the two theme parks share a number of unplanned ... Lantau foray. Macau Fisherman's Wharf broke ground in 2001 on an 111,500 square metre waterfront site between the ferry terminal and what is now the Sands Macao. Original plans called ...

  3. Fisherman's Wharf enlists first four anchor tenants

    Posted Apr 15th 2005, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Neil Gough and Freda Wan in Macau Macau developer, junket operator and legislator David Chow Kam-fai has announced the first four anchor tenants at his $12 billion Macau Fisherman ... the gaming sector was liberalised in 2002, Fisherman's Wharf is the enclave's first large-scale investment in a non-casino-based entertainment venture. Fisherman's Wharf covers one ...

  4. HK fisherman's family to collect his remains in Taiwan

    Posted Aug 25th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Peter Michael Relatives of a Hong Kong fisherman who was fatally injured when his boat sank off Taiwan in wild seas whipped up by Typhoon Aere are expected to fly to the island today to collect his remains. Rescue authorities have all but given up hope of finding three missing mainland crewmen who were lost overboard when Yeung Shui-ming's Hong Kong-based vessel, the Yee Hoi ...

  5. Bereft fisherman treasures what he's got left

    Posted Jan 25th 2005, 12:00am by Azizur Rahman

    ... coastal village of Pudukuppam a week later, the 30-year-old fisherman queued up, collected 4,000 rupees ($715) aid and quietly headed for a tool shop in a nearby town. When he returned with a set ... 'I think they are the men who identified themselves as rescue workers and spread the rumour of fresh tsunamis, simply to make us flee the villages,' said Veerappan, another fisherman ...

  6. Tourist wharf not ready to reel them in yet

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... with Hong Kong Disneyland, Macau's first theme park- Fisherman's Wharf- will not fully open until December 31. A soft opening of the free-admission theme park is expected 'before October, within September', Fisherman's Wharf chief executive David Chow Kam-fai said. 'Everybody expects a lot from us,' Mr Chow said. 'After all, this is something Macau ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Aug 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fisherman killed after boat founders off Taiwan A mainland fisherman died and three others were missing after their boat overturned off Taiwan in strong winds whipped up by Typhoon Aere ... those injured. Hong Kong's Security Bureau said it would offer assistance to the victims' families. Rescuers in southern Pingtung also reported one local fisherman missing after a boat ...

  8. City Briefs

    Posted Aug 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the Kwun Tong line had to travel slowly between 8.40am and 8.50am as the troubled train was rerouted. Fisherman swept away A mainland fisherman is feared drowned after being washed overboard from ...

  9. Charity unveils this year's adventure race

    Posted Aug 25th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. The Salvation Army's Hong Kong and Macau O! Day is inviting people to enlist for the day-long trek, which starts in Hong Kong and ends in Macau. Along the way, teams try to decipher wordless clues to find the checkpoints. This year, the race will begin at Golden Bauhinia Square and end at Fisherman ...

  10. Abandoned ship leaking fuel may soon sink out of sight

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... fuel on to the shore. A Marine Department spokesman had said it found the oil slick on September 16, but a fisherman living in Peng Chau told the Post that the sinking ship had been ...




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