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  1. Fong puts studies aside to play for HK

    Posted Jul 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... keep my position in the team and the Hong Kong squad,' said Fong, who turned up for Yokohama's first pre-season practice at Shek Kip Mei Sports Ground yesterday after obtaining his ...

  2. Simple theme best, says designer

    Posted Dec 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... the Central Police Station and Shek Kip Mei creative arts centre revitalisation projects and Kai Tak plans were case studies Mr Tsang could choose from. She said she could not think of any completed ...

  3. A shift is badly needed in our museum culture

    Posted Feb 12th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... some new concepts to the test could be found in the museum the government plans to build at Shek Kip Mei housing estate. Fifty years ago, a devastating fire in nearby squatter camps gave rise ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Nov 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for artists who have studios at these places to concentrate on their work. For example, in October tenants at the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre in Shek Kip Mei were suddenly told of a 20 per cent ... Kip Mei, they often have no choice but to raise rents. This can cause problems for artists who are also finding that the materials they need for their work are becoming more expensive. When ...

  5. The good, the bad and the dirty

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Taishan in Guangdong six years ago, saw his wages increase HK$1,000 to HK$6,944. Lam, a cleaner with a Housing Department contractor in a public housing estate in Shek Kip Mei, works from 7am ... and the working hours longer,' he says. During the lunch break, Lam walks from Shek Kip Mei to his tiny Sham Shui Po home- a 100-square-feet attic that he cannot stand up straight in- and cooks his ...

  6. Urban challenge reveals city's diverse history

    Posted Jan 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... little-known gems such as the Fook Tak temple in Shek Kip Mei that serves as a repository for used Buddha figurines. 'No one wants to throw a Buddha figurine into the trash, so what happens ... Urban Discovery set its first local challenge in Shek Tong Tsui, putting teams on a scavenger hunt along Hollywood Road up to the Man Mo Temple. It has since organised another nine events ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, October 9, 2012

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... when the first thing he did after becoming chief executive-elect was to visit the central government's liaison office. Chor-yung Cheung, Shek Kip Mei   Ignorance the root of thuggishness ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Jun 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Shui All citizens entitled to decent home In response to a fire at Shek Kip Mei in 1953 which left 53,000 squatters homeless, the government rapidly implemented a coherent public housing ...

  9. Letters

    Posted May 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for baseball activities- Hin Tin Playground; Ho Man Tin East Service Reservoir Playground; Hammer Hill Road Sports Ground; Perth Street Sports Ground; Aberdeen Sports Ground; Shek Kip Mei Service ... childhood'. Anne Marden, Shek O Services must be China-wide I was appalled by the report on the unfortunate experience of Anthony Lam Yue-yeung ('3 days in Thailand, HK$29,000 in roaming ...

  10. Talkback

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... buildings through partnership schemes and the controversy arising from the operation and use of the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre in Shek Kip Mei indicate that more in-depth deliberation about ... and construction predate the first public housing block, Mei Ho House, which is now a Grade I historic building. The minimal and functional architectural design, as well as the openness and spaciousness ...




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