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  1. Week ahead

    Posted Nov 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... bubble arts and magic workshops and a fair featuring games and food booths. 9am-6.30pm; also tomorrow-Wednesday, 10am-6pm, Ngong Ping Village, Ngong Ping, Lantau, free. Inquiries: 3666 0606 ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Dec 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for our environment? E. Tam, North Point Ridiculous way to get a buffalo herder I laughed when I saw the report that a group of 'concerned' Lantau buffalo-lovers had failed to recruit a part-time local buffalo-herder by the ridiculous expedient of advertising this vacancy by internet sent to environmental and other concerned groups ('Lantau lobby out of luck in its search ...

  3. Where to get good grub when you're on the go

    Posted Jul 12th 2007, 12:00am by David Evans

    ... David Evans Tired of feeding your children chips and burgers? Here's a handful of eateries where the whole family can fill up on reasonably healthy fare: Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, Lantau Fat Angelo's, locations include Central, Wan Chai, Causeway Bay and TST Cafe Deco, Level 1-2, Peak Galleria, 118 Peak Rd, the Peak, tel: 2849 5111 Life Organic Health Cafe, 10 Shelley ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Apr 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Free English education not a reality Free compulsory education in Hong Kong is simply not a reality for many expatriate children. On Lantau Island, for example, the government does ... child can be up to HK$100,000 a year. Grant Dykes, Lantau Death tolls too big to grasp I read, with shared dismay and incomprehension, of the campus killings in Virginia. I try to understand ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Sep 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of agriculture, fisheries and conservation Buddha's curse Being old-fashioned, I believed that the failure of the Lantau cable car was somehow related to Buddha's curse at the meat and alcohol ... of the village any sooner. Why such gross disregard for the culture and fung shui of the Po Lin Monastery? D. K. Patel, Lantau ...

  6. Longing for Long Island

    Posted Nov 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Nadine Bateman The Hamptons, the exclusive Long Island summer retreat favoured by Manhattanites, was the inspiration behind this elegant Mid-Levels apartment. 'Bright and light, cosy and comfortable, with a touch of East Coast sophistication' was the brief interior designer and architect Canny Cheung gave himself when it came to creating his own home. Fortunately, his wife, Anna, ...

  7. Star Ferry seeks fare rise for services to Hung Hom

    Posted Jul 20th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... the services financially viable. The company described the two routes' current situation as 'financially unsatisfactory'. Meanwhile, the paper also warned that Lantau South residents ... and Yung Shue Wan will be cut from every 45 minutes to every hour. Island District councillor Wong Fuk-kan said the arrangement amounted to an indirect fare rise for Mui Wo residents. 'If we ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Wan Chai could get three more stations as part of MTR shake-up

    Posted Feb 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee and Jennifer Ngo

    ... Ada Lee and Jennifer Ngo District could get three new stations and trains might no longer run the length of Island Line Wan Chai at centre of rail expansion Three stations would be built in or close to Wan Chai if a proposal to construct a new rail line is adopted to ease congestion. Under one of two options, trains would cease running the full length of the MTR's Island Line. ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Nov 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... This only became widely known to residents of the island last Friday. Residents have until this Friday to raise objections. The notification papers issued on October 24 were not prominently ... and that of their children, and that a beautiful part of the island will be ruined; the beauty of this spot is one of the key reasons that visitors come. Hong Kong has a more than adequate number of radio stations ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Apr 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... considered' (March 27), Martin Williams 'Our Sokos may be out of sight but they're never out of mind' (March 29) and Claire Fedder 'Leave the Soko Islands alone' (March 30) for responding to my letter 'Council's scope limited' (March 23) on the topic of the Soko Islands and CLP Power/ExxonMobil's proposal to build a liquefied natural gas terminal. ...




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