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  1. Help urged for fish farmers

    Posted Feb 18th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Ng Kang-chung and Agnes Lam A lawmaker wants the government to offer more help to fishermen who suffered huge losses when tonnes of fish died during the cold spell. Wong Yung-kan, who represents the agriculture and fisheries sectors in the legislature, sa ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. HK fisherman missing after boat capsizes

    Posted Oct 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk A Hong Kong resident, 45, was missing yesterday after a boat with six people aboard capsized off Huizhou in Guangdong at about 1am on Monday. The boat's mainland skipper and four other Hong Kong recreational fishermen were in stable cond ...

  4. News - Asia - MARITIME DISPUTES

    Chinese patrol ships arrest six Vietnam crew

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 01:49am by AP

    ... the fisherman within China's territorial waters. However, Nguyen Ky, a Vietnamese official in the district where the fishermen came from, said the arrests took place in disputed waters near ...

  5. Fisherman drowns after fall on remote island

    Posted Sep 07th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A 59-year-old man drowned while rock fishing on a remote island off Sai Kung yesterday, the district's seventh drowning since April. The man, surnamed Tsang, set out with three friends early yesterday morning to fish along the shore on Basa ...

  6. Villages lose a lifeline as fish stocks dwindle

    Posted Mar 25th 2007, 12:00am by Justin Moresco

    ... to petty trading to fill the income gap. And fishermen are forced to leave their communities in search of work or idle away their time. 'I've been a fisherman my whole life,' says ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Trawling ban will hit diners in pocket, fisherman warns

    Posted Sep 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to suffer from a proposed ban on trawling because reduced local supply will mean more expensive seafood, a veteran fisherman warns. 'If there is no local trawling, seafood would have to come ... not be blamed for overfishing. He blamed pollution and unethical mainland fisherman who electrocuted fish and used other illegal means to deplete stocks. 'Mirs Bay used to be a rich fishing ground ...

  9. Tourist, son hurt on water ride at Fisherman's Wharf

    Posted Jan 04th 2006, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Two mainland tourists- a woman and her young son- were injured yesterday in an accident at Fisherman's Wharf in Macau, casting doubts over the safety of the $1.9 billion ... for Fisherman's Wharf said. A 37-year-old woman who fell into the water from one of the vessels, breaking a bone in her chest, was admitted to Conde de Sao Januario Hospital. Her son, who suffered minor ...




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