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  1. Suspected stun guns seized

    Posted May 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... guns, knuckledusters and bayonets in his hostel room. Van Leuven said he had bought the weapons from vendors who openly displayed them in shopping areas popular with tourists. ...

  2. 114 bids received for seven buildings

    Posted Oct 16th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Proposals ranged from museums, exhibition halls and education centres to hostels and restaurants. The selection process is expected to be completed by the end of the year. ...

  3. HK$227m to upgrade historic sites

    Posted Apr 21st 2010, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... into a hostel and HK$25.1 million to transform Lui Seng Chun in Sham Shui Po into a traditional Chinese medicine centre. Both projects are expected to be completed in 2012. Mei Ho House, the last ... as early as possible,' a bureau spokesman said. The H-shaped building, to be run by the Hong Kong Youth Hostels Association, will have a 129 dormitory beds with kitchen, a museum on public ...

  4. Plans to revitalise old buildings unveiled

    Posted Jul 19th 2008, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Kobi Chan A political group and its partners yesterday showcased their proposals to transform two historic buildings into a Chinese medical centre and a youth hostel. The Lui Seng Chun ... teamed up with the International Scholars Exchange Centre for a youth hostel proposal. It features a solar-energy system on the roof to supply part of the power for the lighting. The executive ...

  5. Historic buildings get new lease of life

    Posted Feb 18th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Olga Wong

    ... New use: SCAD Hong Kong campus Winner: SCAD Foundation, US Renovation cost: 0 Government subsidy: 0 Mei Ho House, Shek Kip Mei New use: hostel Winner: Hong Kong Youth Hostels Association ... Lai Chi Kok Hospital New use: education centre and hostel Winner: Hong Kong Institute for Promotion of Chinese Culture Renovation cost: HK$193.9m Government subsidy: HK$2m Old Tai O Police ...

  6. Lai Chi Kok hospital mooted as ideal for medicine museum

    Posted Mar 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... also has 13 two-storey reinforced concrete blocks that were used as dormitories for patients and for administrative offices. The recommended uses for the site include a holiday camp, hostel ...

  7. Heritage fund shortfall feared

    Posted Jun 06th 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... would not affect its chances of being selected, said spokeswoman Iman Fok Tin-man. The society has proposed running a hostel in the half-century-old building, which would require ...

  8. Non-profit groups react warmly to revived historic sites' potential

    Posted Mar 07th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... in Ma Wan and Mei Ho House in Shek Kip Mei. According to government plans, the old Tai Po police station might be used as a youth hostel, a holiday camp, an educational institute or an arts ...

  9. Pollution could scupper our plans to revive landmark tenement, says institute

    Posted Mar 06th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... complex, the Shek Kip Mei Estate, into a youth hostel. Leisure and Cultural Services Department curator Fione Lo Sau-lai described Lui Seng Chun- which was rented out to tailors after Mr Lui died ...

  10. Freak and you shall find

    Posted Jan 13th 2011, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... 25,000-square-metre, four-storey vessel with truly strange 'educational' theatres, exhibits on random subjects such as classical music and dinosaurs, and- of course- a backpacker hostel. The RMS ...



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