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  1. Fisherman goes to 'gates of hell'

    Posted Aug 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan Shacheng fisherman Chen Wenjie realised something had gone terribly wrong just a few minutes after putting out to sea with brother-in-law Wan Shaobao. The two had been waiting in their hut for Typhoon Saomai to pass. As soon as the storm died down, they rushed out and jumped on a boat to check the damage caused to their fish farm. But the two had barely sailed ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Anger rises over typhoon toll claims

    Posted Aug 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... corpses. How could we believe the official figures?' a fisherman asked. Another fisherman, Wu Guojia, said he found six bodies at his ruined fish farm. He also saw a navy gunboat capsize ... floating corpses. How could we believe the official figures?' Shacheng fisherman ...

  4. Tropical storm passes- now for monsoon, floods

    Posted Oct 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... rainy in the next few days. Kindergartens and schools for children with physical disabilities were closed yesterday. A fisherman was injured in a collision between his seven-metre fishing boat ...

  5. Stench of death hangs heavy over Fujian port laid waste by Saomai

    Posted Aug 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to rescue drowning fishermen. 'What chance do we have when the navy boats were tossed up like toys?' one fisherman said. ...

  6. Saomai's trail of shattered lives

    Posted Aug 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... But the local authorities did nothing to evacuate the fishermen. That is really a shame.' But he added that local fisherman must also bear some responsibility. 'Many young men had never ... the disaster. Those reports are like insults to us and to the deceased,' said fisherman Chen Wencheng, who lost his brother-in-law. Even official media found the initial figures provided ...

  7. Warnings help Fujian avoid Sepat's worst

    Posted Aug 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said Mr Jiang, a fisherman in Fuxin village of Changle city. '[Because of Saomai], dozens of local cadres and police came knocking from door to door this time. Villagers were bussed off ...

  8. Millions raised but we haven't seen a penny, say storm victims

    Posted Aug 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The township is out of commission, with no power, no food and no water supplies,' Shacheng fisherman Xia Mingyang said. 'People are homeless and are sleeping in the open as they cry ...

  9. Frustration wells up in typhoon-hit town

    Posted Aug 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to recover bodies and look for survivors immediately last week, there wouldn't be so many missing. Many bodies now have drifted to the open sea and may never be recovered,' a fisherman ...



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