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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Owner may face prosecution after dog attacks Lantau toddler

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 06:04pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit The owner of a dog that bit and injured a 14-month-old girl on Lantau Island this month may face prosecution, an official said on Wednesday. The toddler was treated at a hospital emergency department for a wound on her head, following the attack by the husky in Mui Wo on December 8, her mother said. The mother said the dog approached her daughter, then jumped ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Police shoot, injure knife-wielding man on Lantau

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 08:55am by John Carney

    ... was arrested for possession of offensive weapon and is being detained pending further enquiries. Investigations by District Crime Squad of Lantau District are proceeding. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Sport official warns of protests if hub moves to Lantau

    Posted Oct 22nd 2012, 07:46pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Athletes and sports officials will take to the streets in protest if the government moves the proposed Kai Tak sports hub to Lantau Island, a key figure in the sports community warned on Monday. Victor Hui Chun-fui, Hong Kong Olympic Committee vice-president and a member of the Sports Commission, the government’s sports policy advisory arm, said ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    Fake lawn in Lantau lite

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:58pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... Unless, of course, you live in Discovery Bay. DB occupies that singular space between “resort” without “resort” facilities and sanitised housing estate sprawling across Lantau’s green and pleasant land. How does Hong Kong Resorts seem able to access unlimited acres of Lantau to carpet in concrete? But that’s another story. What many people over there in Lantau Lite have is a garden, ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SPORTS HUB

    Uproar from sports bodies over plan to shift Kai Tak stadium to Lantau

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Sports bodies furious over floating of idea to relocate proposed sports hub to Sunny Bay, Lantau and build more flats at Kai Tak instead Uproar over plan to shift stadium Hong Kong's top sports officials have hit out strongly at the government for looking to move the proposed sports hub at Kai Tak to Sunny Bay on Lantau Island, saying it would ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Parks board shoots down developers' plan for zipline attraction on Lantau

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Parks board decides North Lantau needs to be preserved and is no place for screaming visitors drawn to Flying Fox's aerial attraction Advisers shoot down zipline plan Government advisers have objected to plans for a zipline attraction to carry thrill seekers across valleys on North Lantau, saying the proposal is "too ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Proposed Flying Fox zipline attraction for North Lantau is discussed today

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Proposed adventure tour carrying hikers 300 metres over North Lantau, opposed by eco-campaigners, will be discussed today Zipline attraction flies into a row with green activists Adventurers could soon be flying high above the valleys of North Lantau on a 300-metre zipline if a British tour group has its way. The Country and Marine Parks Board, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Government says Lantau's feral cattle can stay

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Government decides Lantau's feral cattle can stay A meeting aimed at ending the long-running battle over the fate of roaming cattle on Lantau looks ... of the Lantau Buffalo Association, said that the meeting went well and that officials confirmed that no cattle would be harmed. "The government made it clear that they do not want to kill ...


    Pollution fears over debris and rubble dumped near Lantau river

    Posted Aug 31st 2012, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com Pollution fear over debris dumped near Lantau river Green group WWF Hong Kong is concerned about possible pollution of the Tung Chung River after it found tonnes of construction waste had been dumped on nearby farmland. Construction debris and rubble covering an area bigger than a soccer pitch was found in Shek Mun Kap on Lantau Island ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    French scheme for waste reduction could work on Lantau

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a problem with waste disposal, and it is way past time to abandon the ridiculous prohibition on keeping backyard chickens. There are plenty of people here on Lantau who would leap at the opportunity ... and this means, in part, growing what we can locally instead of transporting everything in from the mainland and further afield. It's time to give this issue a fresh airing. Donald Latter, Lantau ...




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