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    Tin Shui Wai, where hawkers help brighten up grim lives

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Cheng

    ... Hawkers fight to brighten grim lives Tin Shui Wai's name has a serene meaning: "town of sky and water". In reality, the sky is obscured by cookie cutter public housing blocks ... where Tin Shui Wai's notoriously cash-strapped residents sell small amounts of fresh food and daily essentials. These unauthorised markets have become a morning ritual for residents ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - LAND SALES

    Stronger interest expected in luxury residential sites in Tai Po, Sai Kung

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 03:26pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... month, two residential sites in Tuen Mun were sold at 8 per cent and 24 per cent below market expectations. The scrapping of an auction for an MTR Corporation site at Tin Shui Wai also reflected ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted Jun 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Motorcycle officer injured A policeman suffered knee injuries when a car reversed into his motorcycle in Sharp Street East, Wan Chai, at about 1pm. Sheung Shui clerk dies in fall A clerk has fallen to his death from a 26th-floor flat in Sheung Shui. Cheung Siu-fong, 26, was found unconscious outside Tin Cheung House, Tin Ping Estate, at about 4.30am. Boy, 7, injured by Light ...

  4. City Briefs

    Posted May 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for help after pedestrian dies Police are trying to identify an elderly woman who died after being hit by a minibus in Sheung Shui. The woman was crossing Lung Sum Avenue near the junction ... with information should call police on 2677 6299. Bullets found in drain Three rusty bullets were found in a drain in Luen Wo Hui, Sheung Shui. Police do not believe they are some of the six bullets lost ...

  5. News - Hong Kong

    Baby among 77 injured after train derails in Tin Shui Wai

    Posted May 17th 2013, 05:14pm by Stuart Lau

    ... than 70 passengers were injured when a light-rail train left its tracks in Tin Shui Wai, Yuen Long, on Friday. It was the most serious derailment in the 25-year history of the transport system ... – it almost fell over,” said one passenger. The rear car of the route 761P train from Hang Mei Tsuen to Tong Fong Tsuen stations in Tin Shui Wai pushed up the front one in the incident, causing ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted May 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for his life in hospital after he apparently got drunk and jumped out of the window from his third-floor unit in Yin Kong Tsuen in Castle Peak Road, Sheung Shui, at 2.15am. He was in critical ... Sheung Shui, at 12.30am. He was in stable condition at Prince of Wales Hospital. Hunt for hit-and-run driver Police are hunting for the driver of a delivery van after it knocked down ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Psychiatric patient accused of stabbing women passed check-up

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... of time. In January a psychiatric patient aged 53 slashed a security guard to death with a chopper in Sheung Shui only three hours after visiting North District Hospital. ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com Stabbing accused 'passed check-up' A psychiatric patient accused of stabbing two women neighbours in Tin Shui Wai on Friday was described ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Tin Shui Wai flats deemed safe to sell

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com More than 800 HOS units will go on market next week after piling problem was fixed Tin Shui Wai flats deemed safe to sell A batch of 825 subsidised flats in Tin Shui Wai that were pulled from sale at the height of a short-piling scandal 14 years ago will go on the market next week. But would-be buyers will not be able to inspect the flats in advance ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    HK's 2nd biggest library opens in Tin Shui Wai

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com HK$500 million government facility houses 300,000 books in English and Chinese HK's 2nd biggest library opens in Tin Shui Wai The city's second largest library will open on Thursday in a new town of the New Territories. The Ping Shan Tin Shui Wai Public Library will house about 300,000 books and other collections in both Chinese ...




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