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  1. Tsing Yi to get new ambulances

    Posted Dec 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But and Ng Yuk-hang The Fire Services Department will beef up emergency services in Tsing Yi next year, after three of its ambulances serving that area were sent to other districts in September, leading to a drop in performance. Only 93 per cent of ambulances arrived within 12 minutes after an emergency call in Tsing Yi from October, a drop from 96 per cent in the previous ...

  2. Police arrest 61-year-old man in connection with death of woman

    Posted May 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Kwai Tsing is investigating the case. ... unit in Kwai Chung on the morning of April 6. A spokesman said on Wednesday afternoon that the case came to light when police received a report during the morning of April 6. The report warned ...

  3. 13 injured as blaze sweeps Kwai Chung building, forcing 80 to flee

    Posted Jun 27th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Thirteen people were injured and 80 residents were forced to flee after a fire broke out in a residential building in Kwai Chung last night. Part of the Ming Tak Building on Ping ... for the Tsuen Wan district said the blaze broke out on the first floor of the building, where an electricity meter and other items caught fire. He said initial investigation showed the fire ...

  4. Route of express rail link shifted to avoid older districts

    Posted Oct 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... densely built-up older districts in its southern Hong Kong section. The new alignment of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link was published yesterday in a submission by the rail ... the line would run under Nam Cheong, Lai Chi Kok and Kwai Chung. A graded historical building would now not face any effects from the project, but the old Lai Chi Kok Hospital was added ...

  5. Fires force passengers to flee buses

    Posted Apr 15th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo About 170 passengers were forced to flee from two KMB vehicles after the double-deckers burst into flames in separate incidents within 11/2 hours yesterday. A Dennis Dragon, with 100 passengers on board, caught fire in Wo Yi Hop Road, Kwai Chung, at about 6.30am. The other fire involved a Neoplan Centroliner, carrying 70 passengers, on the Tsing Long Highway in Pat ...

  6. Winds cause fatal container crush

    Posted May 10th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Terminals (HIT) logging the strongest winds at its terminals in two decades. A HIT spokesman said a gust of up to 135km/h was recorded at about 12.50pm at container terminal No 4 in Kwai Chung, where one of the two accidents took place. The first accident happened just after 12.30pm at the container depot outside terminal No 9 in Tsing Yi. The depot is also managed by HIT. Two trucks ...

  7. Inferno survivors tell tales of hardship and humour

    Posted Nov 15th 2010, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... rehearsing the Community Oral History Project- Sham Shui Po District in July. Performances will be on December 4 and 5 at Kwai Tsing Theatre and January 8 and 9 at the Jockey Club Creative Arts ... days in the district decades ago,' he said. The fire launched a wave of development that saw the birth of Hong Kong's public housing programme. But it is the smaller details from ...

  8. Paul Taylor Dance Company

    Posted Oct 14th 2008, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... Kevin Kwong Paul Taylor Dance Company Kwai Tsing Theatre Reviewed: Oct 10 and 11 The New York-based company performed six pieces, each lasting no longer than 25 minutes, for their two Hong Kong programmes. Picked from Paul Taylor's repertoire of 128 works from the past 30 years, the works illustrate the diverse choreographic range of the 78-year-old company founder- from ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Dec 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hit-and-run driver resists arrest An alleged drunk driver was arrested yesterday after fleeing the scene of an accident in Tsing Yi in which the female driver of the other vehicle, a taxi, ... pier in Tsing Yi, where he put up a struggle against arrest. Three babies discharged Three of the six babies who contracted rotavirus in Princess Margaret Hospital have recovered and been ...

  10. Collapse of scaffolding kills worker

    Posted Apr 27th 2005, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... Felix Chan One man died and three were injured last night when scaffolding collapsed at a construction site in Kwai Chung. The accident happened just before 7pm at the Stonecutters Bridge work site next to Kwai Chung Container Terminal No 8. Twelve employees were working on a 13-metre-high scaffold when the structure, measuring two metres wide and five metres long, suddenly ...




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