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  1. Earful

    Posted Jun 28th 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... role at the company. Not now, perhaps some time later Lamma Island residents gave Earful an earful over PCCW's broadband marketing efforts. Sales staff recently set up a sales kiosk on the island, clad in NOW Broadband black T-shirts and displaying posters advertising the company's pay-TV services. 'Had NOW television finally come to Lamma?' excited residents ...

  2. City to become second place in world to use electric police cars

    Posted Jul 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... islands and at the border. 'Electric cars have advantages on islands such as Cheung Chau and Lamma, where no gas stations are available,' Mr Li said. 'The minicars can also get ...

  3. Quarter of TV viewers may miss free-to-air digital Games broadcast

    Posted Nov 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... well but the other two at Cloudy Hill and Lamma Island needed more time. 'It won't be impossible to launch the service before August next year but it will depend on works progress ... mode will begin by the end of December. Only one transmission station at Temple Hill, or Tsz Wan Shan, has been completed to serve residents in Kowloon, north Hong Kong Island, part of Sha Tin ...

  4. Tech has NGOs on cloud nine

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong, it is difficult for employees to co-ordinate with each other. 'We have some centres in remote areas like Tai O or Lamma Island,' says May Wong, executive director at the Hans ...

  5. HK Electric unlikely to match CLP tariff cut

    Posted Dec 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with a government source admitting there was only limited room to cut Hongkong Electric's tariff. A source said the company, which supplies power to Hong Kong Island and Lamma Island, had smaller scope ... most major infrastructure projects planned did not include Hong Kong Island and the firm stood to benefit little from them. At the start of the year, Hongkong Electric increased its tariff ...

  6. Small power users pay more than big users

    Posted Feb 17th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that small power users could have been subsidising big users by between HK$900 million and HK$1.2 billion a year. Power Assets Holdings -formerly Hongkong Electric- which serves Hong Kong Island and Lamma, has a pricing structure similar to CLP Power's except that its basic rate is higher, at 93 cents a unit. Democratic Party legislator Fred Li Wah-ming promised to raise the matter ...

  7. Digital TV to reach 75pc by Olympics

    Posted Nov 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the transmission stations. The five transmission stations to be opened in the second phase will be located on Lamma Island, Castle Peak in Tuen Mun, Golden Hill in Kwai Chung, Kowloon Peak in eastern Kowloon and Cloudy Hill in the New Territories. Cheong Shin-keong, TVB's general manager for broadcasting, said: 'We may add one new transmission station on Hong Kong Island to increase ...

  8. MyCar faces test on 'Bright Green Island'

    Posted Apr 16th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Donovan

    ... Martin Donovan Hong Kong's MyCar is set be tested by one of the most green-conscious communities in the world. The Baltic Sea island of Bornholm has agreed to help with test drives ... Green Island' project, aimed at making the 43,000-strong community 100 per cent carbon-neutral. The island's energy-saving strengths are also set to become wealth creating ...

  9. Signals from island behind riddle of inflated phone bills

    Posted Sep 19th 2004, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... An investigation by the Office of the Telecommunications Authority (Ofta) has studied mainland signals that have been causing mobile phones on Hong Kong Island to switch to the more expensive roaming service. It found the signals originated in communities on the Wanshan Islands, off the southwestern coast of Lantau Island. The revelation follows Sunday Morning Post reports that mobile- phone ...

  10. Tech success outgrows island market

    Posted Jun 08th 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... as a reflection of his internet company, the biggest on the island. 'The IT industry is enjoying another spring and we must seize the opportunity,' said Mr Xing with confidence. After graduating from Guangdong's Zhongshan University in 1991 as a Chinese literature major, he moved to the island to work in a local government information office. In 1999, he opened his own business ...




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