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  1. Big chains push out small retailers and create imbalance in Sheung Shui

    Posted May 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... The people of Hong Kong are no strangers to the economic benefits and nuisance mainland shoppers bring to Hong Kong. In Sheung Shui, shopping is at times a tedious task, thanks to the influx of these visitors. But there is more to this problem- the local retail scene has lost its character. With so many people flocking across the border to shop in Sheung Shui every day, sales ...

  2. Fifth death jump at Sheung Shui building

    Posted Aug 31st 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A 23-year-old man became the fifth young person to leap to his death from Tin Hee House at Tin Ping Estate in Sheung Shui since May. He was found lying unconscious outside Tin Hee House at about 6am yesterday and declared dead by paramedics at the scene. Police believe he jumped from the 35th-floor staircase of the building. Members of his family told officers ...

  3. Four arrested in Sheung Shui drug bust

    Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Police yesterday broke up a cannabis growing operation in a Sheung Shui public housing flat, arresting two young women, a mother and her son. The four were aged between 17 and 53. Officers acting on a tip-off seized from a flat in Tin Ming House at Tin Ping Estate five cannabis trees and some seeds worth a total of about HK$10,000, as well as 10 grams of suspected ...

  4. Sheung Shui seafood lovers learn to eat green

    Posted Dec 12th 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... Miranda Yeung Last Friday, students from Elegantia College tasted an ocean-friendly seafood meal, the first of its kind in Hong Kong. The Sustainable Seafood Initiative, organised by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), is aimed at conserving the world's depleting marine resources. Under the programme, the Sheung Shui school will offer 'green' seafood lunch boxes ...

  5. 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. ...

  6. Fung shui grove rises from ashes of hill fire

    Posted Apr 09th 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong More than 2,000 trees were planted in the hills behind Ho Sheung Heung village in Sheung Shui yesterday to replace fung shui woods destroyed by a hill fire several years ago. The first public fung shui plantation, covering about 5,000 square metres, was finished in three hours through the efforts of more than 130 villagers and volunteers from the Conservancy Association. ...

  7. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Jul 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The report 'Illegal waste will be levelled, not removed' on C1 yesterday should have identified the member of the Sheung Shui Rural Committee responsible for co-ordinating the levelling work as Wong Po-yi. ...

  8. Maid arrested over baby's injuries

    Posted Mar 26th 2011, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An Indonesian domestic helper, 30, was arrested yesterday on suspicion of ill-treating her employer's five-month-old son in Sheung Shui. The employer, 41, found his son had head injuries at home in Sheung Shui Centre on Chi Cheong Road. Crime-squad officers from Tai Po are investigating. ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Jun 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Welder starts garage fire A fire broke out in a garage at Jockey Club Road, Sheung Shui, when a man, 22, was welding at 3.30pm. Firefighters put out the blaze. ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Help sought to find missing man Police yesterday appealed for help to find Yau Wing-lun, 67, who went missing after he left his home at Wo Hop Shek village in Sheung Shui on August 19. He is about 162cm tall and weighs about 68kg. He is of medium build with a round face. Contact police on 3661 3112 or submit information at any station. ...




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