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  1. Ferry run to Park Island may end

    Posted Jun 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... transport, which led many people to buy flats there. They are concerned the community on the island, which is located between Lantau and Tsing Yi Island, will become more isolated after the developer ... There are 5,500 flats on Park Island, and it is home to about 20,000 people- many with young families. It is marketed as a green space free of private cars, similar to Discovery Bay on Lantau. The sixth ...

  2. Table tennis tournament no trouble for novices

    Posted Feb 28th 2009, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau Four students at a school for ex-offenders netted personal victories in a table tennis tournament this week. The pupils, one of whom had never played the sport before joining Christian Zheng Sheng College in Chi Ma Wan, Lantau Island, practised for nine months to take second place in the Tsuen Wan and Islands Secondary Schools Inter-school Table Tennis Competition ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Nov 07th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... do not read Chinese. Interestingly, in the last Legco elections, a candidate who won against all odds was the only one who gave his manifesto in English. R. E. J. BUNKER, Lantau ...

  4. Landslide debris still blocking main routes

    Posted Aug 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Winnie Yeung

    ... Winnie Yeung Traffic chaos is expected this morning as debris from landslides still blocks main roads in Tai Hang, Lantau and Tsuen Wan and rain continues to pelt the city. From Saturday ... on Saturday because of landslides and flooding, returned yesterday to begin the clean-up. Tai Hang Road, Tung Chung Road and South Lantau Road were still blocked last night after slopes ...

  5. Man buried alive in landslide

    Posted Aug 21st 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... were delayed and cross-border traffic was affected. Dongguan was also pounded. In Hong Kong, about 150 tourists sightseeing at the Po Lin Monastery on Lantau were stranded after landslides ... on Lantau Island, in Tsuen Wan, Tsing Yi and Sha Tin between 9am and noon. Firemen were kept busy all day. At 8am, they were called to Yeung Siu Hang village in Tuen Mun, where metre-deep water ...

  6. Woman guilty of desecrating flag

    Posted Jun 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng An unemployed Mexican woman was convicted in Tsuen Wan Court yesterday for stealing and desecrating a Hong Kong flag at Po Lin Monastery, Lantau Island. Sik Hui-chai told Magistrate John Glass he saw La Lu Na Maya, 28, at his temple on April 5 and found a national flag and a Hong Kong flag missing the following day. A security guard said he saw Maya stomping ...

  7. Woman charged with theft of flags

    Posted Apr 09th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man An unemployed Mexican woman allegedly stole a Chinese and a Hong Kong flag and tried to damage them on Lantau Island, a court heard. La Lu Na Maya, 28, entered no plea at Tsuen Wan Court yesterday to one count of theft and one of criminal damage. Magistrate Ernest Lin Kam-hung adjourned her case to April 22 to get psychiatric reports. Maya allegedly stole the flags, ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Mar 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... million worth of smuggled computer hard disk drives and impounded a delivery truck in a raid on the waterfront in Tung Chung Waterfront Road on Lantau at about 9pm on Monday, but four smugglers ...

  9. Tsuen Wan site on the block

    Posted Aug 09th 2006, 12:00am by Peggy Sito, Yvonne Liu

    ... sell for HK$3,000 to HK$4,000 per square foot. The site should attract higher bids than a 24,111 sq ft site in Cheung Sha in Lantau that sold for HK$30.5 million. ...

  10. City Briefs

    Posted Oct 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for extortion after an undercover police officer working on a Lantau construction site handed them more than $280,000 as protection money in a Tung Chung restaurant. Police said two were apprehended ...




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