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  1. Expansion of college for teen drug abusers backed by government, but not by locals

    Posted Apr 15th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Hong Kong's only private school for teenage drug abusers has won support from the government for its plans to expand into a vacant school on Lantau Island, more than three years after proposing it, but still has to win over local residents. Christian Zheng Sheng College on Lantau applied to the Education Bureau in December 2006 to use the vacant New Territories ...

  2. Mui Wo 'only option' for drug rehab site

    Posted Jul 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So and Joshua But Exco member Lau Wong-fat has hinted that the government regards Mui Wo as the only viable option for a drug rehabilitation school that is seeking bigger premises. At a meeting of the Heung Yee Kuk yesterday, which Mr Lau chairs, he ...

  3. Supporters of cabbies in airport protest ask Tsang for leniency

    Posted May 28th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... the North Lantau Highway, on December 3, blocking traffic from both directions for up to four hours. Magistrate Lambert Lee Ka-chai revoked their bail because the charge carried up to seven years ...

  4. Independent Lantau?

    Posted Sep 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the letter against Taiwan independence by Patrick Wu (August 26). It was illogical and misleading, arguing by analogy with Lantau Island. My argument depends on common sense, ... Taiwan now is a matter of fact derived from certain conditions in the past. By contrast, Lantau island is a part of Hong Kong now and in the future. Did Mr Wu's argument assume that the same ...

  5. Incinerator opponents granted legal aid

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Three people have won legal aid to mount court challenges to government plans for a massive waste incinerator beside an outlying island- even though the project is on hold. Kwok Cheuk-kin and Leung Hon-wai, both Cheung Chau residents, and Ho Loy, who lives on Lantau, have filed three separate judicial reviews against the Environmental Protection ...

  6. City Digest

    Posted Dec 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Another glitch hits Lantau cable car A technical fault left passengers on the Lantau cable car hanging in mid-air for six minutes at about 2pm yesterday. Service was stopped for two hours, resuming at 4.15pm. The glitch follows a December 8 incident in which passengers were stranded for 16 minutes by a fault. Members launch new centre-left political party A new centre-left political ...

  7. Snow Patrol Live in Hong Kong 2012

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The Scottish rock band in concert. Aug 4, 8pm, AsiaWorld Expo, HK International Airport, Lantau Island, HK$580, HK$780 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2877 8260 ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Nov 07th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... do not read Chinese. Interestingly, in the last Legco elections, a candidate who won against all odds was the only one who gave his manifesto in English. R. E. J. BUNKER, Lantau ...

  9. Official action

    Posted Jun 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for residents in need Other measures Officials to visit all villages on Lantau to check on needs; to keep in touch with village representatives; to investigate reasons for the heavy flooding at Po Lin ...

  10. Security chief appeals to Mui Wo to support college for addicts

    Posted Jun 09th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... residents to support the college.' Since December 2006, the college on Lantau has sought permission from the Education Bureau to use the vacant New Territories Heung Yee Kuk Southern District ...




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