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  1. Checks on villages after more dead poultry found on beaches

    Posted Feb 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... yesterday of more dead birds washed up on beaches in northern Lantau. Four dead chickens and the carcass of a cattle egret were found on the beach at Sha Lo Wan, where two dead ducks and a dead ... there was no evidence to suggest Sha Lo Wan villagers kept backyard poultry. Dr Liu said the department would inspect all villages in northern Lantau today and tomorrow to make sure no villagers were keeping ...

  2. Private hospitals reject new sites

    Posted Nov 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... that the government was identifying suitable sites in Wong Chuk Hang, Tseung Kwan O, Tai Po and North Lantau for new private hospitals. Private Hospitals Association president Alan Lau Kwok-lam said only ... when they are in their town offices,' he said. The public 160-bed North Lantau Hospital in Tung Chung will launch its services in late 2012. The Hospital Authority wants to invite ...

  3. Helicopter experts arrive for inquiry

    Posted Aug 30th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... French government representative expresses condolences over the Lantau crash that killed two crewmen One of two French aviation experts who arrived in Hong Kong yesterday expressed the French government's condolences over Tuesday's fatal Lantau helicopter crash. Speaking at Chek Lap Kok airport, Bernard Boudaille, accredited representative of the French ...

  4. Officials avoid pollution issue, says green group chief

    Posted Jul 15th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... Lantau, which the government is demolishing to build access roads to the future Disneyland - expected to open in 2005-06. The discovery led to a surge in the decommissioning cost of the shipyard ...

  5. Sudden cloud buildup may have trapped pilot, says expert

    Posted Aug 29th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... He says the GFS helicopter might have been in a U-turn at the time of the crash The Lantau mountains - where a Government Flying Service helicopter crashed on Tuesday - are prone to sudden cloud buildups that can trap even an experienced pilot, one of Hong Kong's leading independent aviation experts warned yesterday. Peter Lok Kung-nam, a retired director-general of civil ...

  6. Helicopter model 'to be used less' after fatal crash

    Posted Aug 29th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... were killed. Their helicopter crashed into a Lantau hillside a few minutes after taking off from Chek Lap Kok at 10.30pm. They were responding to a call to airlift a patient suffering an eye ...

  7. Date set for hospital appeal on height limit

    Posted Aug 01st 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... to Aberdeen, meaning the transport network will be much better,' Mr Li said. The hospital has snubbed the government's plan to build a public-private hospital in Tung Chung on Lantau ...



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