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  1. City Digest

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... noticed smoke coming from the back of the vehicle. Man flees after stolen bus runs into taxi on Lantau A stolen single-deck bus ran into the back of a taxi at the Tong Fuk bus terminal on Lantau ...

  2. Hong Kong needs democracy in order to develop

    Posted Dec 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... AND ADDRESS SUPPLIED Lantau nature priority I refer to the column headlined 'Lantau's susceptible future' (December 20), by Bob Bunker of the Living Islands Movement. The Concept Plan for Lantau, recently published by the Lantau Development Taskforce for public consultation, aims to provide a coherent planning framework to meet a diversity of needs. In drawing up the concept plan, ...

  3. Chan resigns from firm with stake in 'Big Tobacco'

    Posted Nov 12th 2007, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... The Post asked candidates in the Hong Kong Island Legislative Council by-election on December 2 to declare directorships and other interests based on the existing Legco requirement on lawmakers. ... Chaing Chi-wai also refused to disclose such information. Candidate Ho Loy is director of the Lantau Post and the Lantau Buffalo Association, and helps with liaison for the Lantau South community ...

  4. Young drug abusers deserve second chance

    Posted Jun 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The chief executive and the pan-democrats do not often find themselves in the same camp. Their agreement over a proposal to locate a residential rehabilitation school for young drug abusers in Mui Wo reflects understandable concerns for the welfare of the teenage students. Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has appealed to residents of the Lantau Island community to 'embrace ...

  5. Parties scrambling for Island support

    Posted Jul 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tony Cheung The Civic Party's Tanya Chan reached the height of her political career so far in the last election when she topped the polls in the Hong Kong Island constituency ... 'Chan Seven', referring to her hopes of clinching Hong Kong Island's seventh and final seat in a race based on proportional representation. The seat was a new addition ...

  6. Figurines not enough for farmers

    Posted Apr 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with 240 chickens between them, have registered with the kuk so far. Lantau Island farmer Wong Siu-ngok, who had kept about 10 birds, said: 'The gold chicken is one issue. Government ...

  7. Lam 'asking for fight on small houses'

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... have buildings of more than 30 storeys. Why can our small houses only be three storeys?' asked Kwok Shek-kwai, 60, of Tai Ho Tsuen on Lantau Island. 'It is unfair to us. Our right ...

  8. Political Animal

    Posted Aug 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is for some of us to be thrown back to Hong Kong,' one party leader said. They are thinking of meeting somewhere closer to home- possibly at a hotel on Lantau Island. They'd still like ... Look out, Lantau, the Democrats are coming Democratic Party members may get into the occasional embarrassing scrape away from home but by and large they're not known as big-time ...

  9. Tang sinks as rivals shine in first debate

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of incineration in it, if he is elected- a move that may come too late, as officials are preparing to seek funding in coming weeks to build a waste incinerator on Shek Kwu Chau, an island off south Lantau. Leung highlighted the need for a balance between reliable power supply, investment, cost, returns and service quality. 'Low power tariffs are not necessarily conducive ...

  10. Election Notebook

    Posted Aug 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the DAB's stance if the bill is tabled again in the new legislature. Tanna Chong Summer beachfront campaigns A trip to an outlying island is a popular pastime in the summer, and that's just ... on Lantau. And being politicians facing polls in a couple of weeks, they were swift to turn the mess into an election issue. While they were doing their bit and having their say, former Civic Party ...




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