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  1. 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 ...

  2. talk back

    Posted Feb 12th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Q Is the two-month fishing ban the best way to protect stocks? We cannot believe that the government is now thinking of abandoning the proposed moratorium on fishing in Hong Kong waters. It is now proposing to obtain fishermen's support for a licensi ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Quirky humour in children's picture books is a nod to the past

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:06pm by Annie Ho

    ... home. But he is captured by a fisherman and narrowly escapes becoming a meal for the fisherman's family. Flack uses many quirky details to depict life in China, and to suggest to her ...

  5. Crash kills fisherman

    Posted Sep 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A mainland fisherman was killed when a Hong Kong-Macau ferry hit and sank his boat near Macau yesterday. He was one of three people on the shrimp boat when it was hit by the CotaiJet catamaran The Venetian 7.5 nautical miles off Macau at 11.44am. The ferry, bound for Macau's Cotai Strip resort area, had left Hong Kong at 11am with 130 passengers and 13 crew. ...

  6. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korean coastguard shoots dead Chinese skipper of fishing boat

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 09:44pm by AFP

    ... two years ago, a Chinese fisherman, 44, was fatally wounded by a rubber bullet after the South Korean coastguard boarded his boat, which was suspected of illegal fishing. In 2011, a coastguard ...

  7. Offer of HK$20,000 convinces fisherman to free whale shark

    Posted Jun 07th 2008, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo, Austin Chiu and Ng Kang-chung A whale shark netted by a fisherman yesterday was spared from ending up in shark's fin soup when a hawker offered HK$20,000 for its release. ... a fisherman to release two small sharks. Mr Cheung said later he had not received any money, although he had been seen negotiating with Mr Gon. Shark expert Suzanne Gendron, zoological operations ...

  8. Fisherman denies attacking hygiene officers

    Posted May 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Helen Wu A pre-trial review in the case of two Aberdeen hygiene officers who were injured on Sunday was set for June 11 after a fisherman pleaded not guilty in Eastern Court yesterday to two charges of wounding and common assault. Ho Pui, 36, was accused of wounding Ho Hoi-fan and assaulting Ng Siu-man, both of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department, outside the Jumbo ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - FISHING

    Hong Kong in a frenzy over Sai Kung shark-sighting video

    Posted Apr 20th 2013, 06:09pm by Hazel Parry

    ... In a video that yesterday went viral, a six-foot (1.83m) shark emerges from the sea in Sai Kung to shock two anglers reeling in a fish. The video posted on Facebook shows one of the anglers struggling, with the shark at one stage appearing to grab the fis ...

  10. Wily old fisherman finally nets his quarry

    Posted Jun 11th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Michael, Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui and Peter Michael When experts failed to catch the crocodile, village fisherman Ng Lo-tau offered to do the job himself for $2,000. He was turned down because he did not have ... fish.' Peter Ng, a resident in Chung Hau Village who witnessed the catch, said the government officials were impolite as they had not even thanked the fisherman. 'They should at least have ...




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