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  1. Luxury operator believes in city

    Posted Dec 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Surveyors. 'Only a few developers could afford such a project, but it is a large site that commands a Victoria Harbour view and will be suitable for building a deluxe hotel.' The winning ... The price tag represented about HK$4,169 per sq ft, he said. The acquisition came in the wake of the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announcing the city had, for the first time, received 40 million ...

  2. City bracing for disruption during torch relay test run

    Posted Apr 18th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... to Tsim Sha Tsui. After crossing Victoria Harbour, the torch will pass through Central at about 3.50pm and reach its destination at Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai at 5pm. The government said ...

  3. City Briefs

    Posted Feb 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lunar New Year street closures announced Lunar New Year traffic arrangements will be in force from 4pm on Saturday, with Yee Wo Street and Sugar Street in Causeway Bay closed to vehicles to accommodate crowds heading for the flower market in Victoria Park. In Tsim Sha Tsui, buses will be diverted from 6pm on Sunday for a holiday parade, and the Star Ferry Concourse will be closed ...

  4. Olympic torch to take in city's cultural and iconic landmarks

    Posted Sep 10th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... of the Sports Federation and Hong Kong Olympic Committee, said. The city's tallest skyscraper, Two IFC, City Hall and the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront are expected to be included in the route, which will highlight the harbour. The torch's journey would also make use of the city's unique forms of transport, like the Star Ferry and trams. 'But we have to be mindful of the time because ...

  5. Inner-city residents do not want experiment in planned economy

    Posted Feb 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rezoning of the entire district south of Austin Road, with the exception of Victoria Towers, dates back to 1993. At that time, Hong Kong people had little access to information with regard to town planning issues. One had to trek to the government offices to look at plans, and there was a lack of public awareness on the impact of town planning decisions. Residents in inner-city districts ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 23, 2012

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... feelings among Hong Kong citizens. Nobody likes to feel marginalised and unimportant, especially in their home city. When I came here decades ago, advertising posters in the MTR and elsewhere were ... characters- unreadable to a large number of people who visit or live in this city (in some cases for all their lives). As far as I can see, this trend is only accelerating. Of course, the railway ...

  7. The Royal Pacific Hotel & Towers

    Posted Feb 26th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Rick Gangwani The hotel's newly-refurbished Pacific Grand and Deluxe Harbour View rooms boast a spectacular panorama of Victoria Harbour, thanks to the installation of expansive ... The Airport Express Kowloon Station is 10 minutes away by cab and the MTR is a short walk from the main lobby. For shopping, guests need not look far- the hotel is next door to Harbour City, one ...

  8. City Briefs

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... hundreds affected as travel agency closes The travel plans of about 250 people were disrupted after an agency closed yesterday. Victoria International Travel, set up in 2001, informed ... this year. The centre said a 66-year-old man who lived in Kowloon City developed shortness of breath and a cough on February 1 and was admitted to Queen Mary Hospital on February 3. He died ...

  9. A special opening ceremony

    Posted Nov 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Timothy Chui Hong Kong The city will be spending about HK$40 million on the East Asian Games opening ceremony next month. The show will start at 8pm on December 5 and last about 90 minutes. There will also be a 15-minute fireworks display. Background The event will be special because it will take place on a floating stage in Victoria Harbour. Traditionally, the opening ...

  10. HK$9,999 just for dinner as city regains feel-good factor

    Posted Feb 21st 2007, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... luxurious presidential suite- the city's most expensive at HK$87,000 a night. These are just some signs of the buoyancy of Hong Kong's economy and its hospitality sector. Economists and hoteliers believe the splurges reflect a 'feel good' factor and wealth effect as the city's stock market posts fresh records and its residents see the lowest unemployment rate in 10 ...




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