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  1. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Another one bites the dust … Ngau Kee Food Cafe closes after 62 years

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Ping-keung. Mak, 60, took over Ngau Kee in 1996 as its fourth owner, when the eatery was still at Staunton Street. It moved to Gough Street in 2005 because of an urban redevelopment project. ...

  2. The Planner

    Posted Sep 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... locally-based American photographer Denice Hough's images of urban decay. Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, Cat Street Gallery, 222 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2291 0006. Ends Sept 10 Hiroshi Oohira Twelve ...

  3. The Planner

    Posted Sep 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Exhibitions Signal 8 Summer salon show of photography including locally-based American photographer Denice Hough's images of urban decay. Today, 11am-7pm, Cat Street Gallery, 222 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2291 0006. Ends today Hung Liu The Chinese-American artist's resin paintings of women address social, political and historical aspects of China's past ...

  4. Renovating old buildings a better option

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fulton Mak Owners around SoHo opposed to URA redevelopment plan to pull down dwellings The low-rise Chinese tenements with open shop fronts as restaurants, galleries and grocery stores around SoHo (a name derived from its location south of Hollywood Road) in Central gives the area a laid-back vibe, but the redevelopment plan by the Urban Renewal Authority is putting ...

  5. Hong Kong Corner Houses

    Posted Jan 05th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Michael Wolf's photographs of Hong Kong's urban corners and buildings that are often inconspicuous amid the city's high-rise, high-density urban clutter (eg, Hong Kong Corner Houses 34, above). Tue-Sun, noon-7pm, The Upper Station, 22 Upper Station St, Sheung Wan. Inquiries: 3486 2474. Ends Jan 16 ...

  6. Then and Now

    Posted Dec 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Bob Davis' photographs of Hong Kong (including Central to Mid-Levels, 1971, left) make for a visual record of a territory undergoing one of the most rapid urban transformations seen in modern times. Today-Sat, noon-2pm, 3pm-7pm, The Upper Station, 22 Upper Station St, Sheung Wan. Inquiries: 3486 2474. Ends Sat ...

  7. BACK TO the future

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... transformed into a hospitality hub, and is further evolving with galleries sprouting in the area. Along with changes in the urban landscape is the crossover of lifestyles, as foreigners and artists ...

  8. URA to relocate Wing Lee St residents

    Posted Sep 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng The Urban Renewal Authority will arrange relocation for all tenants in Wing Lee Street, even if their landlords are unwilling to sell their properties to the authority for conservation. These tenants, if they do not qualify for public rental housing, will be housed for at least two years in an apartment block in Des Voeux Road West that the authority owns. The URA ...

  9. Fears towers in Central will cause 'canyon' effect

    Posted Apr 15th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... The Urban Renewal Authority is reviewing its plan for three residential blocks on a 40,000 square metre site bounded by Aberdeen, Staunton and Wing Lee streets after losing a court case to Henderson ... be a canyon effect, under which air would be trapped and pollution would stay. The effect is seen in urban areas such as Hong Kong when the height of the buildings is twice the width of the streets. ...

  10. The Planner

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... entertainment group Cirque Du Soleil 's production exploring the urban experience in all its myriad forms features various acrobatics and feats of athleticism. Jul 17-22, 8pm, also Jul 21, 4pm, ...




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