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  1. What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Jun 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... On government's plan to build flats that could house 100,000 more people in Tung Chung: Yi Long- There are always possibilities for more transport links and the [main] road is still usually empty. You can add a few more boats and buses if needed. The only problem I see is how it might affect the beautiful environment of Lantau, so it kind of depends on where exactly the flats ...

  2. Talkback

    Posted Sep 06th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Tung Chung. I have lived here very happily for the past five years and I am writing to ask the media to stop creating bad press for Tung Chung and Lantau. It is most irritating when ... a 'documentary' about Tung Chung and Lantau produced by Radio Television Hong Kong. After watching the programme, I was appalled at how the producer presented such a bleak representation of life in Tung ...

  3. talk back

    Posted Oct 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of disfiguring Lantau, Hong Kong's last remaining significant land asset and Hong Kong's green lungs. Congratulations to the Living Islands Movement and the concerned residents of Mui Wo ... Jonathan Conway, Lantau Q Do you agree with the shelving of the superjail? How pleasing to hear that the Correctional Services Department has shelved plans for the Hei Ling Chau superjail. Yet ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Sep 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... tranquillity of home. Ian Tingey, Lantau Women-only carriages a bad policy It does not matter where you are in the world: metro systems are black spots for crimes such as indecent assault and bag ...

  5. Executives must rise to unusual challenges

    Posted Oct 14th 2007, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Young executives will be abandoning their 'comfort zones' on Lantau and in the mainland's Hebei province in two unusual business programmes in the weeks ahead. Managers from 35 corporations are taking part in the SmarTone-Vodafone Hong Kong Challenge at the Disneyland Hotel on Lantau, which starts on October 25. Five managers from each company, 175 ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Feb 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... restricted to inconvenient times, thereby encouraging patronage of the excellent ferry route. If opened 24/7 for Lantau residents, driving off the island may become a feasible but costly option. ... ferry patronage, restrict Lantau vehicle ownership to residents where Lantau Island is their full-time place of residence. Members of the public, district council and legislators who backed ...

  7. Talkback

    Posted Mar 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... could explain why we have to travel in the equivalent of a fridge every day. Samantha Bell, Lantau ...

  8. More trains on Tung Chung line

    Posted Aug 30th 2006, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam The MTR Corporation will boost services on the Tung Chung line following demands from residents, despite the relatively low number of passengers using the route, a top company official said yesterday. From Monday, trains on the line will run at ...

  9. City Briefs

    Posted Aug 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... woman found on Lantau beach The dead body of a 76-year-old woman was found on a Lantau Island beach. Police said they received a call from a 50-year-old man, who reported seeing an old woman ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    South Island Line reaches first major milestone

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 07:16pm

    ... Island Line (East) project was reached on Monday with a ceremony marking the structural completion of the Ocean Park Station, the first of five stations on the new line. Jay Walder, CEO of the MTR Corporation said the new rail line would unlock the south side of the island by providing a new transport connection in a fraction of the time of road access. The journey time from ...




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