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  1. 'Nightmare' tenant to lose home for littering

    Posted Sep 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Martin Wong

    ... Chloe Lai and Martin Wong He becomes the first casualty of demerit scheme Littering has cost Yuen Kin-man more than a $1,500 fine- it has cost him his home. The Housing Department yesterday gave the 'nightmare' tenant one month to move out of hi ...

  2. Director jailed for offering bribes

    Posted Jul 25th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong The director of an interior design company was sentenced to a year in jail for offering HK$100,000 in bribes to an employee of a property management firm to connive on unauthorised building works at Marina Cove. Law Woon-tong, 35, of MIB Interiors Design, was found guilty in Kwun Tong Court of two counts of offering an advantage to an agent. Magistrate Abu Bakar bin ...

  3. Woman in fatal fall before theft trial

    Posted May 19th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Peter So

    ... Society's property management division. She had been charged on January 21 with one count of theft on suspicions that she had stolen HK$18,360 from the Housing Society between August 2006 ...

  4. Partial ban on idling engines no use, says green group

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... a law requiring motorists to switch off their engines while waiting. Phil Heung Fu-lap, chairman of Clear the Air's idling engine Committee, urged the government not to consider a limited ... Causeway Bay has such a ban, but not in Wan Chai, it might cause property prices in Causeway Bay to rise while prices in Wan Chai fall because of the difference in air quality. It will be so ...

  5. Seven charged over Shanghai Land fraud plot

    Posted Oct 24th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Martin Wong

    ... Agnes Lam and Martin Wong Two partners of international law firms Deacons and Paul Hastings, along with five other people, have been arrested by Hong Kong's anti-graft agency ... for the arrest of Chau- a property developer once billed as China's 11th richest man- for his alleged role in the case concerning the acquisition of imGO Ltd, later renamed Shanghai Land. Chau ...

  6. Policeman to appear on fraud charge

    Posted Dec 20th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A policeman will appear in Kowloon City Court tomorrow accused of trying to cheat a burglary victim out of HK$100,000. The Independent Commission Against Corruption has charged Cheung Ho-pong, 32, with fraud, alleging that he tried to obtain the money by claiming it would be used as 'bait' to buy back the stolen property. The charge alleges Cheung made 'a ...

  7. I am innocent, says Ching Cheong

    Posted Sep 01st 2006, 12:00am by Josephine Ma, Lawrence Chung, Martin Wong

    ... property worth 300,000 yuan confiscated. The sentencing, which lasted just 20 minutes, came after a seven-hour trial on August 15 following 16 months' detention. The family has decided to file ... confirmed yesterday Ching had taken part in some of its academic seminars. The family said that Xu Chongde, a mainland legal professor and Basic Law drafter, had also visited the foundation early ...

  8. Two months' jail for tax evasion

    Posted May 12th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... was the second this year in which a person found guilty of tax evasion was jailed. In March, a 39-year-old property owner pleaded guilty in Eastern Court to three charges of wilfully intending to evade property tax by omitting to declare his rental income between 1997-98 and 1999-2000. He was sentenced to two months' imprisonment and fined a total of $180,000, representing 138 per cent ...

  9. Victims of $10m scam urged to come forward

    Posted Apr 09th 2005, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... and property, including gold watches. CCB officers are still investigating the case. They urged anyone who might have fallen prey to the scam or had information to contact them on 2860 5012. A similar ...

  10. Inmate escapes for three hours

    Posted Feb 25th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... aftercare. In 2000, a dispute over tangerine peel sparked a riot at the centre in which more than 60 officers and inmates were hurt and property worth over $12 million was destroyed. Seven ...



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