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  1. Kwai Tsing: one district, two personalities

    Posted Jul 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As part of the 'Through Our Eyes' project, four aspiring photographers- Loo Suet-man, Mo Lai-fan, Lee Hoi-yan and Wong Chun-yuen- spent a day exploring the Kwai Tsing district, ... In the 1980s, there were only two bridges. But over the past 10 years, six more bridges, a tunnel and a railway have been built. The Kwai Tsing Container Terminal is the world's third-busiest port, ...

  2. Pro-Taiwan candidates to spice up the contest in Kwai Tsing

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the 11th part of our series highlighting the battlegrounds for the district council elections, Fanny W.Y. Fung looks at Kwai Tsing Most electoral battlegrounds in the city involve rivalry between pan-democrats and Beijing loyalists. In Kwai Tsing, a traditional stronghold of democrats, this year's district council election is complicated by a third force, with two ...

  3. Kwai Chung tragedy highlights vague law

    Posted May 11th 2005, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... to senior port executives. Whether those practices adequately protect workers on Hong Kong's space-constrained docks remains open to question, they say. The Kwai Chung docks are the busiest ... Russell Barling The fatal toppling of several stacks of shipping containers at Kwai Chung and Tsing Yi had observers demanding answers yesterday and the terminal operators crying out ...

  4. Fujian stowaways found on container ship

    Posted Jul 26th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... who apparently took them for dock workers. The arrests were made about eight hours before the 74,373-tonne Hyundai Kingdom left the Kwai Chung port for Long Beach, California. It had arrived ... A further 13 stowaways were found inside the room, and police were alerted. Police Superintendent Chan Kwok-keung, the assistant Kwai Tsing district commander (crime), said: 'They claimed ...

  5. Clearing the docks

    Posted Apr 29th 2006, 12:00am by Rosheen Rodwell

    ... Modern Terminals runs a tight ship at Hong Kong's shipping hub of Kwai Chung. Rosheen Rodwell reports FOR SOME PEOPLE, Kwai Chung is little more than a station they pass on the Tsuen ... an average 28 vessels call at Kwai Chung port. They load or discharge about 40,000 teu (20-ft equivalent units) in container volume. Taking advantage of intermodal transport links, the containers ...

  6. The next Ronaldo- from Kwai Tsing?

    Posted Oct 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... China Secondary Schools Students' Games. The 18-year-old from Kwai Tsing district is inspired by Ronaldo's play, and tries to copy his skills and tactics. Sheung-choi loves to watch ... day.' Most Hongkongers don't appreciate the amount of effort that players in Kwai Tsing and other outlying districts put into the sport, says Sheung-choi, who was brought up in Kwai Tsing ...

  7. 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. ...

  8. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Mella takes Lan Kwai Fong partying to a new level of fun

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... 1/F, 17 Lan Kwai Fong, Central Tel: 9720 0053 The vibe: Lan Kwai Fong's newest club is poised for success. It takes the LKF bar aesthetic and upgrades it with a long bar, fun LED light displays, great sound and a large dance floor. The crowd is the area's usual mix of pretty, young people but the atmosphere is fun, without too much snootiness. The staff were ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...




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