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  1. Protest could promote better governance

    Posted Feb 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The plan to incinerate toxic waste from Penny's Bay at a plant in Tsing Yi seems to have gone through all the necessary procedures. It was discussed at the local district council and funding was passed by the Legislative Council. The main opposition now comes from a Democratic Party district councillor and Greenpeace. There are some parallels to the opposition to harbour ...

  2. Walking 40km for charity to see the sunrise 'just like a night out in Lan Kwai Fong'

    Posted Sep 16th 2009, 12:00am

    ... with Clara Mak and Ben Sin When William Sargeant and a friend from the charity organisation Room to Read thought up the idea of an all-night hiking event, they were worried it might be a bit too crazy. But then they realised this is Hong Kong, where 'people stay up all night in Lan Kwai Fong anyway' Sargeant said. 'This is a city that doesn't sleep.' ...

  3. Ferry run to Park Island may end

    Posted Jun 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... District Council about alternative proposals. Park Island Transport proposed a replacement bus route using the Tsing Ma Bridge and is awaiting approval for it from the Transport Department. ... runs a ferry service between Park Island and Central, as well as five shuttle bus routes serving the Tsuen Wan MTR station on the Tsuen Wan line, Central, Tsing Yi, Kwai Fong and the airport. ...

  4. Letters

    Posted May 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Keith Chan, Kwai Chung MICE are a pest Lantau doesn't need It is almost biblical on Lantau. First there was the pestilence in the form of Henry Tang Ying-yen's 2004 'Lantau ...

  5. battleship's nefarious mission

    Posted Mar 13th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... day, but what do my gweilo editors know- LoDown can now exclusively reveal the following. While 'drunken' sailors from the USS Kitty Hawk were sent to Wan Chai and Lan Kwai Fong ... there is a lot of radio equipment abroad Kitty Hawk, and it was anchored off Tsing Yi, you know,' said Deep Throat while rolling his eyes. The full extent of this American conspiracy remains ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Jan 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... travelling on Ngong Wan Road on Stonecutters Island, Kwai Chung, at 3.13am. It was put out by firemen. The 36-year-old driver was not hurt. Initial investigations pointed to an overheated brake as the cause of the blaze. Two flee after collision A driver and his passenger abandoned their car and fled after their vehicle collided with a car on the Tsing Long Highway outside Pok Oi Hospital, ...

  7. Where To Live: Tung Chung

    Posted Mar 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the budget-conscious who are happy to commute to Central for work. Citygate mall, adjoining the new town's MTR terminal, is the district's commercial, retail and entertainment hub. It consists ... factories in the Pearl River Delta. Transport Tung Chung connects to Hong Kong via the Tsing Ma Bridge, Ma Wan Viaduct, North Lantau Expressway and Cheung Ching Tunnel. The Tung Chung MTR line ...

  8. Land seizure rattles niche developers

    Posted Aug 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the department on how to proceed with its own plans. He said the company was prepared to pay a land premium to change the use rather than go to court. A consultant for a columbarium project in Kwai Chung ... to go into details about the land lease breach in Tei Tong Tsai, the notice posted by the Islands District Lands Office indicated that the property could be used only for agriculture. 'Our ...

  9. More land sought

    Posted May 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The government will launch a study later this year on reclaiming more land. Potential sites in Tuen Mun, Tsing Yi and Lantau have been identified. Assessments have also been made about relocating public facilities in Sha Tin, Mount Davis and Mui Wo to underground areas, which could free more than 100 hectares. A 28-hectare site in Sha Tin, with views of Tolo Harbour, could be sold ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Development of Lantau welcomed, seen as long-term plan

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 01:59pm by SANDY LI AND PEGGY SITO

    ... Sandy Li and Peggy Sito The proposed development of Lantau Island into another core business district was welcomed by analysts and property consultants. The island will become an essential ... on Wednesday was the idea of developing Lantau. “But this must be a very long-term plan, as the business district in Kowloon East is just being developed,” Lam said. Leung announced a Lantau ...




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