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  1. Killing a young shark is wrong whatever a person's culture

    Posted Jun 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and then released. Sadly, I witnessed a young shark being killed in South Lantau by a fisherman last week. I have been living in Hong Kong for almost two years and feel a strong sense of pride about living ... with beating hearts in markets. But some things are universally wrong. One evening last week, I was walking with my wife and friends on one of South Lantau's beaches, when a local fisherman strode ...

  2. Drilling noise at Sokos has hit catches, say fishermen

    Posted Jul 29th 2007, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... the whole gas depot, it will destroy the whole small- boat fishing industry in Cheung Chau. The small boats can't really go anywhere else.' Cheung Chau fisherman Fung For-yau said he had ...

  3. Centre recalls a life shaped by the sea

    Posted Mar 28th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... 'My father was also a fisherman and I became a fisherman when I was a kid. Some nets displayed here used to be mine, and I used them to catch lots of fish! I made my own nets, because ...

  4. Enter the dragon boats for a taste of colour

    Posted Jun 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... traditional ritual with a distinctly local flavour is the Deities Parade at Tai O. Yesterday, local fisherman rowed statues of Chinese deities through the canals to visit four temples in the fishing ...

  5. Business visitors lured to Lantau

    Posted Nov 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... O village, learning to make salted egg yolks- a traditional delicacy- from retired fisherman Kwok Wa-hei, 75, in his stilt-house built on tidal flats. Salted egg yolks may not appeal to everyone: ...

  6. Green groups plead against incinerator site

    Posted Mar 18th 2011, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... a publicly endorsed planning strategy was ignored.' Meanwhile, a group of fisherman in Cheung Chau yesterday staged a protest involving 200 boats sailing round Shek Kwu Chau. Chan Shup-ng, ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Last operator happy hand-pulled Tai O ferry may return to service

    Posted Jul 25th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... the tough work. 'The later days were particularly busy. Lots of people came to see Hong Kong before the 1997 handover, and also to see this place.' Ms Cheung's husband was a fisherman ...

  9. 'Little sister' never lonely among elderly community

    Posted Feb 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... part in traditional events such as the Tai O dragon boat race, Mr Cheung, a retired fisherman, enjoys showing visitors around. 'I will walk the visitors around, telling them how Tai O used ...

  10. Fishermen stage 'Great Wall' protest

    Posted Dec 21st 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... to the only other good grounds, the Ninepin Group and Lung Kwu Chau, which are further away. Veteran fisherman Wong Chung-ming, 51, said the yield from the channel had been reduced by as much as 70 ...




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