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  1. Arson attack on disco in tourist strip

    Posted May 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... null Updated at 4.45pm: Arsonists attacked a disco in the heart of Hong Kong?s tourist district in the latest of a spate of crimes by suspected triad gangsters, police said on Wednesday. Two men sped by on a motorbike and hurled bottles containing a flammable liquid at the premises in the Tsim Sha Tsui tourist strip, a police spokeswoman said. The fire did little damage ...

  2. Jumbo jet turns back with engine trouble

    Posted Apr 18th 2009, 12:00am by Dan Kadison

    ... Dan Kadison A Cathay Pacific plane with more than 350 passengers on board returned to Hong Kong because of engine trouble, a spokeswoman said yesterday. Flight CX872, bound for San ... the spokeswoman said. An Airport Authority spokesman said fire services and ambulances were placed on standby, which is normal procedure any time an aircraft returns to the city after takeoff. ...

  3. Blaze halts cable cars at Ocean Park

    Posted Oct 30th 2010, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Simpson Cheung Visitors seeking thrills from the haunted houses in Ocean Park got a little more than they bargained for when a fire broke out on Nam Long Shan, a hill across which the cable cars run, at 11.15pm last night. Luckily the fire was put out in 15 minutes and no one was hurt. A spokeswoman for the park said it had stopped cable car services immediately and evacuated ...

  4. Xinjiang bus blast blamed on disgruntled coal miner

    Posted Jan 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... officials say. Bai Qinghua had his fingers crushed last March while working at a coal mine in Usu, not far from the blast site in Karamay, China News Service reported. A Xinjiang police spokeswoman ... spokeswoman said. ...

  5. Visitors from across strait give Grand Hotel new lease on life

    Posted Dec 18th 2010, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... cent of our clientele,' said a hotel spokeswoman. 'They have overtaken Japanese as the biggest source of clients, a process that has been going on since 2009. They like its style ... pillars and carpets, dragon, lion and plum flower motifs abound and each of the eight guest levels reflects a different Chinese dynasty. The spokeswoman said that mainland guests included both ...

  6. Cathay adjusts fuel-line clips after leak

    Posted Dec 05th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... in September. The cause was revealed only after the press inquired about the incident yesterday. A spokeswoman said it was a minor occurrence, and the Civil Aviation Department did not require ... left Hong Kong for London on September 5. The plane returned to Hong Kong airport two hours later. All 382 passengers were safe. A spokeswoman for Cathay said the clips had been placed ...

  7. Rights activist finds higher toll from Shanghai fire

    Posted Dec 07th 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... of the fire,' he said. 'But it shouldn't matter if they died at the fire or in hospital... they still died as a result of the fire.' A Shanghai government spokeswoman denied there was any ... on death tolls in major disasters, and the discrepancies reinforce his stance that public monitoring is necessary. A Shanghai Health Bureau spokeswoman said she was unaware of any injured from ...

  8. 58 dead and 56 still missing from Shanghai apartment block blaze

    Posted Nov 20th 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... once that work is complete,' a district government spokeswoman said. Mainland media labelled the government's relationship with the contractor abnormal, highlighting that Shanghai ... government was unable to provide details of the cost of the project or how many other buildings were fitted with similar insulation, a spokeswoman admitted the project had run since 2008. The two ...

  9. In Brief

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

    ... the explosion. Staff Reporter Sarkozy invites Hu to France A Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said President Hu Jintao has received an invitation from French President Nicolas Sarkozy to pay a state visit to France. The spokeswoman did not say if Mr Hu would accept the invitation but said China valued its ties with France and was willing to maintain high-level exchanges. Staff Reporter ...

  10. Passengers flee as 2 buses burst into flames

    Posted Dec 11th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Firefighters took about 30 minutes to douse the flames, causing a traffic jam, and the bus was severely damaged. All 70 passengers were evacuated and no one was hurt. A KMB spokeswoman said ... the flames. No one was injured. A Citybus spokeswoman said the bus had passed a monthly check on November 13. A police spokesman said the blaze might have been caused by overheated machinery. ...




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