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  1. City Briefs

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Illegal grabs $100 from worker who fed him A suspected illegal immigrant escaped with $100 from a three-storey block occupied by the Mother's Choice welfare agency in Central after threatening an employee with a knife yesterday. The man was given bread and water about 4am after a woman worker, 47, discovered him in the first-floor kitchen of the building. But he then pulled out ...

  2. Get out of Central, say planners

    Posted Oct 07th 2003, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... 'I can't see any point why the government needs to remain in Central and occupy the prime sites. I guess it is because of image,' he said. Mr Hung said there were plenty ... its offices and headquarters away from Central to ease traffic jams, planning experts said yesterday. 'Decentralising offices can be one way of easing traffic in Central, and if we talk ...

  3. Activists' plan halves reclamation

    Posted Nov 28th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Harbour conservationists say the proposal allows the government to meet its goals Harbour conservationists yesterday released an alternative plan for the Central and Wan ... of the Central-Wan Chai bypass and a harbour promenade. However, the reduction would mean commercial proposals likely to violate the principle of minimum reclamation, laid down by the courts, would ...

  4. Meeting is called to calm the waters

    Posted Oct 08th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... to remain in Central and occupy prime sites. I guess it is image.' The credit should have described Mr Hung as a transport expert from the Polytechnic University. We regret the error. ... with harbour-protection activists in a bid to calm the acrimonious debate over reclamation. The announcement of the meeting comes after the Executive Council yesterday decided to restart the controversial Central ...

  5. Glut prompts firms to move upmarket

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... spaces, according to property consultants. Australia-based Macquarie Bank is considering leasing a floor at Two International Finance Centre in Central. Macquarie Bank now occupies Citic Tower in Admiralty. Its leasing contract expires early next year. The Network Center, which occupies three floors of Landmark East in Central, is also negotiating to lease floor in the 88-storey Two IFC. ...

  6. Fugitive Zhejiang official 'in Manhattan'

    Posted Jul 28th 2003, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... A senior official from Zhejiang who is on the run from justice owns a five-storey townhouse in central Manhattan and may be living in it, an official magazine has reported. Yang Xiuzhu, ... Most people believe that these arrests are connected to the investigation of Ms Yang. The Caijing magazine said a five-storey apartment house at 102 29th West Street in central Manhattan ...

  7. Shanghai aims for a thinner middle

    Posted Nov 15th 2003, 12:00am by Bill Savadove, Mark O'Neill

    ... changes were expected. The plot ratio, which determines how much construction can take place in relation to the land area a development occupies, for a high commercial building in the central area of the city falls from eight to four and for high residential apartments in the central area from four to 2.5. Projects under construction will be unaffected but land already bought but undeveloped ...

  8. Organisers of July protests planning to march on January 1

    Posted Dec 05th 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... to people's demands in his policy address.' The New Year's march will start in Victoria Park, Causeway Bay, and finish at the government headquarters in Central. But concerns have been raised over the lack of space available for a large number of people at Victoria Park. All six of its football pitches will be occupied by the 38th Hong Kong Products Expo, running from December ...

  9. Pointers to recovery start to rise in the west

    Posted Aug 06th 2003, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... before central London. It is corporate occupiers who are almost exclusively trying to let space.' Developers are relatively insulated from the slump. In addition to having pre-let many ... in the telecommunications, media and technology (TMT) industries, which are the main occupiers of Thames Valley offices. Mr Dady said these combined factors resulted in headline rents being cut by between 20 per ...

  10. Ovolo

    Posted Oct 29th 2003, 12:00am by Tang Chung Him

    ... Tang Chung Him Ovolo 2 Arbuthnot Road Central For rent: from $35,000 a month Ovolo offers Hong Kong's first ultra-chic, Manhattan-style serviced apartments for today's fast lifestyle. Featuring super-cool contemporary designs and elegant furnishings, each of the 1,200 square foot self-contained luxury apartments occupies an entire floor of the building. The living area ...




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