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  1. No public consultation on Tamar design

    Posted Nov 21st 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... A public consultation similar to the one for West Kowloon has been ruled out for the smaller-than-expected government headquarters in Tamar. Official sources said the new headquarters in Tamar would be 'smaller and shorter' than the one they int ...

  2. Draconian park laws 'should be abolished'

    Posted Feb 28th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai and Lu Man-yan You can be jailed for 14 days for singing or listening to a radio in a public park Believe it or not, you can be jailed for 14 days and fined $2,000 for singing or listening to a radio in a government park. And because only properly dressed and decently behaved people are allowed to visit public parks under the Pleasure Grounds Regulations, 'unclean ...

  3. A silver lining for Ko and Li

    Posted Jan 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Lai-chak and Li Ching should steal the limelight. In terms of silverware, the feat of the men's doubles combination at the Galatsi Hall in table tennis- winning Hong Kong its first Olympic ... boost after the setback that had damaged leading Olympic hopeful, windsurfer Lee Lai-shan's chances a couple of days before. While Ko and Li had carried Hong Kong's most realistic ...

  4. Lai Sun eyes $600m fund for land bank

    Posted May 16th 2005, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Lai Sun Development, which completed a massive debt restructuring in December last year, hopes to build a $600 million war chest from property sales this year to fund land ... as we have not been active in land acquisitions for quite some time,' he said after a tree-planting ceremony at Rolling Hills. Lai Sun is also considering arranging the tender sale ...

  5. Gigi Lai Chi in the doghouse

    Posted Jan 31st 2005, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... Flora Wu You may remember from last week's column how actress Gigi Lai Chi publicly adopted a dog from the SPCA and then privately returned it. Well, it appears that Lai- who ... to sneers in the local press. Lai admitted the Society for Protection of Cruelty Against Animals contacted her on the issue, but she said the group was understanding after she explained that the fox ...

  6. Mixed fortunes for Hong Kong

    Posted May 04th 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Unus Alladin in Shanghai Guaranteed medal in women's doubles marred by shock exit of Athens heroes Olympic heroes Ko Lai-chak and Li Ching suffered the ignominy of a shock third-round exit in men's doubles on the same day the SAR were guaranteed a bronze medal in women's doubles at the World Championships yesterday. Tie Yana and Zhang Rui capitalised on the luck ...

  7. Iconic restaurant teeters on closure

    Posted Sep 07th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Staff told Yucca de Lac will close but owner not talking Lo Chee-ping looked out at the vista from the hills above Sha Tin, across the Shing Mun River to the Tolo Harbour and Ma On Shan, and wondered about his future. He has looked at that view almost every day for more than 40 years as he has gone about his duties as a waiter at the famed Yucca de Lac restaurant, and he ...

  8. Dance of creation puts myths into motion

    Posted Sep 04th 2005, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... The colourful tales from around the world have been a subject of fascination for award-winning choreographer Helen Lai. In her work In the Beginning, she attempts to find a new interpretation of our ancient past. Presented by the City Contemporary Dance Company, it features Lai's unique choreography in a cocktail of movement, ethnic music and narration. The production premiered in Hong ...

  9. Developer posts $1.25b loss after revamp

    Posted Apr 16th 2005, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito With huge debt restructuring costs behind it, Lai Sun Development points to surge in interim operating earnings Lai Sun Development said yesterday it had completed a massive ... arose mainly from the $1.48 billion settlement with creditors, the company said. 'This was an accounting loss and did not reflect the company's business performance,' a Lai Sun ...

  10. $830m to tackle illegal structures

    Posted Mar 17th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Unauthorised structures and unco-operative homeowners will be targeted by the Buildings Department under an $830 million provision. The money will be spent over five years in an attempt to remove more than 180,000 unauthorised structures across the city. Officials estimate prosecutions will reach 3,000 a year. Director of Buildings Marco Wu Moon-hoi had earlier warned ...




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