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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Court found HKKF failed to ensure passenger safety in 2002 drowning

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com HKKF failed to ensure safety in 2002 drowning Hong Kong and Kowloon Ferry Holdings (HKKF) may not have been previously involved in any disaster ... of a passenger. In January, Deputy High Court judge Mimmie Chan Mei-lan found HKKF partly liable for the drowning of wine merchant Robert Adams, who fell overboard from the company's Lamma Island ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Squabble among HK kitesurfing groups a downer for the sport

    Posted Sep 15th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... says Jay Chau Hong-wai, vice-president of the fledging Hong Kong Kiteboarding Federation (HKKF). "They were banned two years ago and it still continues." David Lai, Kevin Leung, Lau ... as an Olympic discipline and replaced it with kiteboarding for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. The HKKF claims it is the governing body of the sport, as it is affiliated with the IKA. ...

  3. The Event

    Posted Aug 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Event Asian Karatedo Invitation Tournament Karatedo teams (above) from Taipei, Macau, Malaysia, Philippines and Singapore compete. Today, 10am-7pm, Kowloon Park Sports Centre, 22 Austin Rd, TST, free. Inquiries: hkkf@hkolympic.org ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Sea Smooth captain helping police with investigation

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 02:15pm by Olga Wong

    ... morning. Nelson Ng Siu-yuen, general manager of Hong Kong and Kowloon Ferry Holdings (HKKF), said the captain, whose surname is Lai, has not been able to report to the company what happened. A psychologist is treating Lai for mental stress, Ng said. Speaking on radio, Ng was addressing the public for the second day in a row. He defended HKKF employees against suggestions they behaved ...

  5. Lamma ferry firm seeks $1 fare increase

    Posted May 21st 2004, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Peter Michael Lamma day trippers and more than 6,000 commuters face a $1 fare increase under a plan before the government. Rising fuel costs, high overheads and low patronage have forced the Hong Kong Kowloon Ferry service (HKKF) to make the application, a spokeswoman said yesterday. 'We want the residents of Lamma to know we tried our very best,' said HKKF management ...

  6. News - Hong Kong

    Ferry company denies 'hit and run'

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 01:54pm

    ... Nelson Ng Siu-yuen, general manager of Hong Kong and Kowloon Ferry Holdings (HKKF), wept on Wednesday during his first press conference since the disaster, saying one of his relatives lost two ... his family’s loss to the board of directors and would not let his personal situation affect his handling of the situation for HKKF, Ng said. He hit back against media reports suggesting ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - KITEBOARDING

    Three-way battle to control new Olympic sport

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... has thrown his support behind the Hong Kong Kiteboarding Federation (HKKF), which last week snubbed offers by the windsurfing association to include kiteboarding under its own class. ... Sailing Federation replaced windsurfing with kiteboarding for the next Olympics. "I heard about the attempt by Hong Kong Windsurfing Association to take over the HKKF, or at least to group ...

  8. Lamma fun for everyone

    Posted Oct 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The ferry ride from Central to Yung Shue Wan takes about 30 minutes. To check the ferry schedule, visit www.hkkf.com.hk ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Passengers stop overloaded ferry from sailing

    Posted May 11th 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... the exits. I'm concerned that months after [the fatal crash] the HKKF is still not taking the safety of passengers seriously Police were called and some of the cargo was removed before the ferry ... "I'm concerned that months after [the fatal crash] the HKKF is still not taking the safety of passengers seriously." Exits on both sides of the ferry's lower deck, as well ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    Captains, crews of boats that collided could face jail

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Keith Wallis, Ada Lee

    ... Keith Wallis and Ada Lee Rules cover keeping look-out, giving way, acting to avoid collision and providing assistance, and criminal charges are likely, legal insiders say Captains, crews could face jail, lawyers say The captain and crew of both the ferrie ...




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