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  1. City Briefs

    Posted Oct 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 69 mainlanders held Police and immigration officers arrested 69 mainland visitors for breach of their condition of stay in two separate operations against illegal workers in Tai Po and Sheung Shui. The 58 men and 11 women were living in abandoned huts when officers raided 12 villages in Sheung Shui and Tai Po. ...

  2. Police break up triad drug-packaging centre in public housing flat

    Posted Sep 04th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police have smashed a triad drug-packaging centre that supplied illegal drugs to young drug abusers, including students, in Tai Po and Sheung Shui, officials said yesterday. The drug centre was in a public housing flat. Two brothers, aged 24 and 28, were among five men arrested by police during a raid on their flat at Tin Hee House, Tin Ping Estate, in Sheung Shui ...

  3. positive impact

    Posted Oct 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... officer at a family centre in Sheung Shui. After that, I spent another two years working as a medical social worker at Sha Tin Hospital, counselling the elderly and cancer patients. In 1999, ... Jackie Chow Siu-wai, social work officer at the Integrated Family Service Centre in Tin Shui Wai, says her interest in the field began as a child. I developed a deep interest in social ...

  4. Unemployment depresses women, poll finds

    Posted May 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Jobless women are more likely to be depressed than those who are employed, a study by the Hong Kong Federation of Women's Centres shows. The survey of 376 women in Sham Shui Po, Tai Po, Kwai Ching and Sheung Shui found that 48 per cent were depressed, and of those, 67.7 per cent were unemployed and indicated that this was the most significant factor ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Jul 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sheung Shui market tenants protest over new contracts About 20 tenants of the Choi Yuen Estate Market in Sheung Shui yesterday protested against The Link Management for introducing a six-month contract with the monthly rent increased by 10-20 per cent. Fung Siu-kuen, who joined the protest on the estate's podium, said she was only given one month to decide. Those who did ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Sep 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Police investigate suicide Liu Pak-tak, 36, jumped to his death from a staircase on the 14th floor of Choi Chu House at Choi Yuen Estate, Sheung Shui, at about 2.30pm. Police said initial investigations had found nothing suspicious about the case. They said they were checking with his family to find out why he had committed suicide. ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Dec 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the electronic-goods retailer owed up to HK$2 million in back pay. Last trip for KMB bus route After 35 years, Kowloon Motor Bus closed down the money-losing Route 70 connecting Jordan to Sheung Shui. A bus ...

  8. City Digest

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a suicide. Suspect faces court on attempted murder charge An 18-year-old will appear in Fanling Court today charged with the attempted murder of his former boss in Sheung Shui on Tuesday. ...

  9. Couple found dead with 4 pet dogs

    Posted Apr 29th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A husband and wife committed suicide yesterday by burning charcoal in their Sheung Shui flat, the sixth suicide pact reported since March 31. The couple were found with their four pet dogs in the King Lam Garden flat in Ping Kong Road at 8.15pm after neighbours reported a strange smell to police. Police said the couple, in their 40s, had financial problems and were ...

  10. Isolation blamed for women's poverty

    Posted Jul 18th 2006, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Sherry Lee

    ... study this month. They will talk to 720 women in Tai Po, Sheung Shui, Fanling, Yuen Long, Tuen Mun, and the socially troubled Tin Shui Wai. 'Based on what we have discovered through ... earning $1,000 to $2,000 a month.' Yang Ying, 37, a new migrant in Tin Shui Wai, said she had tried but failed to find work in Tin Shiu Wai, Yuen Long, and Tuen Mun. 'I think ...




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