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  1. Survivors of Taiwan bus crash return to HK

    Posted Oct 19th 2004, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Local radio reported that Taiwan's Transport Department and Tourism Bureau had presented the eight Hong Kong tourists with red packets. Hong Kong's Kwan Kin Tours said they would ... PAGGIE LEUNG Updated at 6.38pm: Eight Hong Kong people- who were part of a tour group involved in a fatal bus accident in Taiwan- returned to the territory on Tuesday afternoon. Five Hong ...

  2. Eatery told to close over poisonings

    Posted Aug 19th 2005, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... best restaurant by local magazine Hong Kong Tatler last year and accredited by Hong Kong Tourism Board as a 'Quality Restaurant' this year and last. The restaurant became the third ...

  3. 10 injured before Typhoon Krovanh veers off towards Hainan

    Posted Aug 25th 2003, 12:00am by Marcal Joanilho

    ... suspended services between Tuen Mun to Sha Lo Wan and Tai O, and City Bus suspended four routes - 515, 698R, 29R and 12S. The Hong Kong Tourism Board cancelled last night's Strato-Fantasia, ... At least 10 people were slightly injured as Typhoon Krovanh brushed Hong Kong yesterday and headed towards Hainan. The typhoon was 350km south of Hong Kong at its closest, with wind speeds ...

  4. Officials fear oil may wash up on Hong Kong shores

    Posted Dec 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... history. 'If it gets to Hong Kong waters, the contamination will cause huge economic loss to its tourism industry and seawater aquaculture,' he said. ... Hong Kong beaches and fisheries could be under threat because an oil spill in waters south of the city is proving difficult to control, mainland authorities acknowledged yesterday. ...

  5. Second fatal bus crash in 10 days

    Posted Oct 14th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... accidents, he would raise the issue of road traffic safety on the mainland with representatives from the tourism boards of various provinces. On October 3, three Hong Kong tourists were killed ... A Hong Kong tourist was killed and nine others injured when the minibus they were travelling in collided head-on with a goods vehicle during a sightseeing trip on the mainland. Details ...

  6. Bus crash survivors say brakes failed

    Posted Feb 13th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan, Klaudia Lee

    ... yesterday echoed her view that the driver could not apply the brakes. Guangxi Tourism Administration said an investigation was continuing. Hong Kong Travel Industry Council executive director Joseph ... Carrie Chan in Guilin and Klaudia Lee Driver detained after accident that left HK brothers orphaned A holiday bus crash on the mainland that orphaned two young Hong Kong brothers may have ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Sep 15th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... daily danger A former colleague of Lai See's was recently in Hong Kong to give some presentations on macroeconomic issues and policy reforms in China. After one presentation, ... confidential' phone number and 'exclusive' bank account particulars. Who said there's no such thing as a free lunch? air rage We hear tragedy struck Hong Kong's decidedly bouncy ...

  8. Biggest challenges ahead for tsunami recovery effort

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... campaign similar to the one staged in Hong Kong to help the tourism industry recover from Sars. Efforts are being made to promote areas in the countries concerned which have not been badly ... people's lives- and livelihoods- back on track. Tourism is the key for many of the affected countries. Resorts in Phuket, for example, have occupancy rates of only 10 per cent. Jobs are being lost ...

  9. Oil spill highlights lack of cross-border teamwork

    Posted Dec 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... could have had huge economic consequences for Hong Kong if it had drifted into our city's waters. The contamination would inflict serious damage on our marine life, beaches and tourism ... The big oil spill near the mouth of the Pearl River last week had the potential to cause great environmental damage- and it happened on Hong Kong's doorstep. But as the slick spread, ...

  10. Three HK tourists killed in Guangdong bus crash

    Posted Oct 05th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Three Hong Kong tourists were killed and two others injured when a coach they were travelling in ploughed into a toppled truck in Guangdong. Details of the accident, which happened on Friday during the 'golden week' holidays to celebrate National Day, were revealed by Hong Kong China News Agency yesterday. Four mainland citizens were also injured. One of them ...




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