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  1. Fewer welfare recipients in 3 districts

    Posted Mar 01st 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... for Economic Development and Labour Stephen Ip Shu-kwan said the number of people living on welfare in Tung Chung, Tsuen Wan and Kwai Tsing because of low earnings and unemployment dropped from 9,234 ... Anita Lam But jobless rate almost 50 per cent higher than overall figure The number of welfare recipients in three poor districts fell last year by 3.7 per cent from 2005 but the jobless ...

  2. Residents of 'unsafe' blocks seek relocation

    Posted Aug 04th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Residents in interim housing at Kwai Shing Tung Estate yesterday asked the Housing Authority to move them, saying the flats they lived in were over 40 years old and unsafe. Last month, the authority decided to demolish Block 12, but keep blocks 10 and 11. Residents at the Kwai Chung, New Territories, estate said they had encountered falling cement, leaks and cracks ...

  3. Protesters demand return of HOS

    Posted Jul 07th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu Lawmaker Lee Wing-tat led about 300 Kwai Tsing residents to the Housing Authority yesterday to call for resumption of the Home Ownership Scheme and sale of public housing. He said the property market focused on the wealthy, leaving low-income families with few options. The subsidised scheme was suspended in 2002. Sales have resumed but new property is no longer ...

  4. Warehouse rentals recovering

    Posted Aug 25th 2004, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... for warehouse space, said Mr Ku. Warehouses in Cheung Sha Wan, Kwai Chung, Tsing Yi and Tsuen Wan were the most popular among clients as they were situated at the centre of land, sea and air transport ... Three years ago, the government introduced guidelines for developing industrial land for business use, freeing up 200 hectares in districts such as Kwun Tong, Kowloon Bay and Kwai Chung ...

  5. Time to review terminal plays for those in search of better value

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

    ... with Nichole Chan PSA Corp's third attempt to gain a foothold in the Hong Kong port sector has prompted analysts and fund managers to take a fresh look at local container terminal operator plays. Some believe they warrant a re-rating in light of what ...

  6. Hopewell hopes to lift asset value in mall renovation

    Posted Jul 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... shopping centres in Tsuen Wan, Leung hoped that the Japanese-style experience would be a niche to attract mainlanders and local shoppers. The population of Tsuen Wan and Kwai Tsing districts now ... during the next two years. The company will soon start refurbishing the mall below the Panda Hotel, making it the first Japanese-style retail centre in the district. 'More than 50 per cent ...

  7. Regional trade boosts mid-stream throughput

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... Operators post 17pc first-half gain but increased Kwai Chung capacity is a threat Strong trade within Asia helped boost Hong Kong's throughput numbers at mid-stream operations in the first half, but increasing capacity at Kwai Chung could heighten competition over the long run. Container throughput at Hong Kong's mid-stream operations grew 17 per cent in the first half ...

  8. Tsing Yi estate flat sells for record HK$2.85m

    Posted May 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to public housing, with a Tsing Yi flat selling for an all-time high of HK$2.85 million. The rising trend shows no sign of abating, said Patrick Chow Moon-kit, research head with property agent ... is for a 626 square foot flat in Cheung On Estate in Tsing Yi, one of the first estates sold under the scheme. The price reflects an average value of HK$4,554 per square foot. The seller bought it from ...

  9. Lantau gets the official nod as home to contested tenth terminal

    Posted Jan 08th 2004, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... pre-empting guidance expected from an $8million port cargo study due to be released in March. The government had been examining three potential sites- Tsing Yi, Tuen Mun and northwest Lantau- ... are a big user of Kwai Chung. Hong Kong has the most expensive port charges in the world because demand exceeds supply. So I agree with Mr Tung that the building of Terminal 10 is necessary.' ...

  10. Terminal logic

    Posted Jun 28th 2007, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... at Kwai Chung have invested heavily in the terminals across the border. Over the past decade, they have transformed Shekou and Yantian into substantial ports, and business has grown by leaps ... The government has a policy to build more container terminals, despite the fact that Kwai Chung has no more space. It had proposed building new terminals in South Lantau, but with the Disney theme park ...




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