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  1. Lantau hiker still missing after search

    Posted Feb 01st 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Police, fire and civil aid officers searched the Lantau countryside in vain for a third day for a missing hiker. Lo Si-fai, 42, left his Hung Hom home at 7am on Sunday. His younger brother reported him missing on Monday. Rescuers have been searching Tung Chung, the countryside around Ngong Ping and Lantau Peak. Mr Lo used his Octopus card in a fast food restaurant ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/580308/lantau-hiker-still-missing-after-search
  2. Lantau 'wrong choice for CT10'

    Posted Jan 16th 2004, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling Building container terminals on Lantau will increase costs and jeopardise cargo-handling efficiency, according to Hutchison Whampoa's top port executive. Hutchison Port Holdings group managing director John Meredith said yesterday that giving Lantau priority as the future site for Container Terminal 10 would fail to acknowledge how ports work. 'To ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/441464/lantau-wrong-choice-ct10
  3. News - World - SPACE

    ‘Magic island’ in chilly lake on Saturn moon Titan puzzles space watchers

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 08:39pm by GDN

    ... island' riddle of Saturn moon Titan Scientists are investigating a mystery object that appeared and then vanished again from a giant lake on Titan, the largest moon of Saturn. They spotted ... the sighting could be an iceberg, rising bubbles or waves rolling across the normally placid lake's surface, scientists say. Astronomers have named the blob the "magic island" until ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539046/magic-island-chilly-lake-saturn-moon-titan-puzzles-space-watchers
  4. News - Hong Kong

    Lantau festival puts local flavour up on offer

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... by the Lantau Development Alliance, formed by tourist attractions such as Disneyland, Ngong Ping 360 and AsiaWorld-Expo Organisers, it aims to bring more visitors to the island. On November 24, tourists ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Lantau festival puts local flavour on the table Visitors to Lantau this autumn can watch a traditional water wedding at Tai O fishing village, taste ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1307842/lantau-festival-puts-local-flavour-offer
  5. Leave the Lantau buffaloes alone

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... in mind. But the water buffaloes of Lantau Island are as traditional and indigenous an inhabitant as there can be. Authorities have decided the last three animals in a Mui Wo village, of a herd that once numbered in the hundreds, have to go. Sensibly, they want to move them to pastures new, but so far their efforts have proved unsuccessful and have risked harming the animals. Lantau ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/968346/leave-lantau-buffaloes-alone
  6. Dancer hopes to bring spirituality to Lantau

    Posted May 28th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan Since moving to Lantau more than a decade ago, veteran modern dancer Loy Ho has launched the island's first arts festival and a monthly community newspaper. Ho, 39, moved ... the Lantau Post could unite people across the island. 'By sending out story messages on Lantau, we hope the community will be more well connected,' she said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/457282/dancer-hopes-bring-spirituality-lantau
  7. Lantau's feral cows escape death sentence

    Posted Jun 07th 2006, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... live in the countryside.' There are an estimated 60 cows and 70 buffaloes on Lantau Island and a total of around 800 feral cows and buffaloes in Hong Kong as a whole, a legacy ... Simon Parry Reprieve decided before outcry by Mui Wo residents against planned cull, says agriculture department A cull of feral cows on Lantau has been called off at the last minute after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/551753/lantaus-feral-cows-escape-death-sentence
  8. Lantau buffaloes too big for latest capture

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Zuleika Sedgley zuleika.sedgley@scmp.com The last remaining water buffalo on Lantau Island walked free yesterday after conservation officials abandoned the latest attempt to capture ... of the 17 animals captured that day, some of the residents of Lantau's Mui Wo village are sceptical about the merits of removing their buffalo. 'Given the AFCD's methods, relocation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/968054/lantau-buffaloes-too-big-latest-capture
  9. Fresh call to get rid of Lantau's wandering cows

    Posted Jul 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kathryn Hu Lantau's wandering cows are continuing to annoy some residents, prompting an Islands District Council member to renew a call to cull the herd after the idea was scrapped ... every morning, he said. Mr Wong said the cows' reproduction was also an issue. He said there were 10 cows in Mui Wo last month but now there are 13. There are about 60 feral cows on Lantau ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/557908/fresh-call-get-rid-lantaus-wandering-cows
  10. Alan Johnson, reader, Lantau

    Posted Nov 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I arrived in Hong Kong from the UK 40 years ago, in June 1963. My employers arranged accommodation for me in the YMCA, just two minutes walk from the Star Ferry in Kowloon, at the reasonable rate of HK$17 daily for a single room. The South China Morning P ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/433729/alan-johnson-reader-lantau

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