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  1. Tsing Kwai Highway jammed after collision

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

    ... Clifford Lo Traffic was backed up for about 3.3 kilometres from Kwai Chung to Tsing Yi after three goods vehicles collided on the Tsing Kwai Highway yesterday. One of the vehicles switched lanes and ran into the other two at about 9.50am. One driver, aged 38, sustained minor injuries and was treated at Princess Margaret Hospital. Police said all three drivers passed a breath test. ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Sep 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and always invasive noise pollution on our transport system. Martin Brinkley, Ma Wan Quaint business model in Lan Kwai Fong I was gobsmacked to read that the 'father of Lan Kwai Fong', Allan Zeman, is planning to demolish a couple of perfectly good buildings so that they can be replaced by a single tower block ('Lan Kwai Fong landmarks to be torn down', September ...

  3. Man cuts off three fingers in workshop

    Posted Aug 24th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A 52-year-old worker accidentally cut three fingers off his left hand while cutting wood with a saw in a workshop in Lei Muk Road, Kwai Chung, at about 2pm yesterday. He was conscious when taken to Princess Margaret Hospital. In a separate accident, a 47-year-old man suffered serious head injuries when hit by a falling steel cable while working on a ship off Tsing Keung ...

  4. Security guards to help identify young drug users

    Posted Jul 10th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Committee in Kwai Tsing, psychiatrists and social workers will jointly organise the training of security guards. 'Police have regular meetings with security companies in the district to discuss ... Federation of Youth Groups, Gary Tang Leung-shun, said security guards in the Kwai Tsing district would be the first to receive training. 'Since empty flats and parks in public housing estates ...

  5. Revitalisation strikes sour note with bands

    Posted May 05th 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... in Kwun Tong, Kwai Tsing and Tsuen Wan. High land premiums and rigid building rules have made the process of changing land use difficult. Some owners modify the land use without a permit and rent ...

  6. Habibi's Hosni Emam forced to uproot, but finds a perfect home in Lan Kwai Fong

    Posted Nov 19th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... The Middle Eastern cuisine mainstay left its original space on Wellington Street several months ago for a more centralised, but not street-level, location in the heart of Lan Kwai Fong (its more ... on Lyndhurst Terrace and in Soho. Now it's all built up.' It's an interesting comment on rental rates round Central when Lan Kwai Fong is considered relatively reasonable. However, a new ...

  7. Tsing Sha Highway fully open to traffic as last section completed

    Posted Dec 21st 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng The highway connecting Tsing Yi and Sha Tin is now fully open to traffic, after Stonecutters Bridge entered service yesterday. The HK$3.7 billion bridge, an alternative route cutting journey times between the airport and the northeastern New Territories, was opened together with Nam Wan Tunnel at Tsing Yi. Both are toll-free. The opening of the bridge and tunnel, ...

  8. Raids net 33 illegal workers, 3 employers

    Posted Dec 30th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... in their home countries. The officers raided 42 workplaces in Kwai Chung, Tsuen Wan, Tsing Yi, Sha Tin, Pat Heung, Tin Shui Wai and Ta Kwu Ling and checked 293 people's identity documents. ... Thirty-three illegal workers and three employers were arrested in a joint operation by police and the Immigration and Labour departments. Officers searched recycling depots, warehouses, ...

  9. Letters

    Posted May 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... between Northeast New Territories and Lantau with convenient connections to the Kwai Chung container terminal. The route will link up the terminals with major expressways and relieve anticipated traffic congestion on Kwai Tsing Highway, Tsing Yi Road and the roads in the container port areas. Route 8 will bring greater travelling convenience to the general public, and the Stonecutters ...

  10. Privatisation plan prompts strike by 5,000 workers

    Posted Sep 01st 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai More than 5,000 workers from Hunan Coal Industry Group are into the 10th day of a strike to demand fair treatment in the impending privatisation of parts of the company. Some ... strike leaders,' He said, referring to the city's public security bureau, prosecutorial and court authorities. Workers said the strike began last Saturday week and was triggered ...




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