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  1. Save the harbour

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... LILIAN GOH A CHINESE book with illustrations will soon be published to raise young people's awareness of the need to protect reclamation-plagued Victoria Harbour. Published by the Society for Protection of the Harbour, The Adventure of Victoria was jointly produced by writer Monica Wong Hiu-hung and illustrator 'Bigsoil'. In the 40-page book, a little girl called ...

  2. Exco will decide fate of reclamation

    Posted Oct 07th 2003, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... The future of Victoria Harbour is back in the government's hands after court rejects an attempt to halt Central project The Executive Council will decide this morning whether to allow the return of a fleet of reclamation barges to Victoria Harbour after a legal bid to suspend work on the controversial Central project failed yesterday. Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands ...

  3. Use harbour in cultural plans, urges architect

    Posted Mar 15th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai The unique visual impact of Victoria Harbour rivals Manhattan and should not be left out of any cultural plans, celebrated American architect Frank Gehry said yesterday. ... the concept across the harbour. It would have been the first Gehry design in Asia. Mr Gehry said the harbour was too important to Hong Kong to be left out of any cultural design. He believes culture ...

  4. Three schools abandon book on reclamation

    Posted May 19th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... The Adventure of Victoria, last month. It is about a sick girl named Victoria and her friend, Little Whale, who want to save Victoria Harbour from further damage. The society has urged acting Chief ... Chloe Lai As anger grows over delays in hearing objections about harbour alterations, the government is accused of a smear campaign against group Three primary schools have stopped ...

  5. Talkback

    Posted Mar 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Q Should activists give up the fight against the Central reclamation? To address public concern, the Society for Protection of the Harbour wishes to clarify that we have never opposed ... ordered by the court judgment to be reviewed by the board. Having successfully pursued the Save Our Harbour Campaign over the past eight years, our society feels a commitment to the Hong Kong ...

  6. The Planner

    Posted Dec 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of their fast-paced improvisation show. Thu-Dec 6, 9pm, The Punchline Comedy Club, Viceroy restaurant, 2/F, Sun Hung Kai Centre, 30 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, $290. Inquiries: 2827 7777 Bejewelled- Adult Jewellery ...

  7. Canon sued in Harbour Fest row

    Posted Jan 10th 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... for Harbour Fest- which was organised by AmCham. In a High Court writ filed yesterday, a company owned by Mr Thompson, Red Canvas, claimed Canon Hongkong had broken an October 7 agreement and owed it US$300,000. Red Canvas had been appointed to organise, manage and operate Harbour Fest, held at the Tamar site. In the October agreement, Red Canvas agreed with Canon to 'procure the provision ...

  8. Supporting Harbour Fest is a civic duty, says key player

    Posted Oct 29th 2003, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... Kelvin Chan A key player responsible for lining up Harbour Fest's foreign acts spoke out for the first time yesterday, urging people to support the event. Ray Garman, one ... not comment on one of Harbour Fest's biggest controversies: the confusion over whether the Rolling Stones would play. As a result of the fiasco, legislators and politicians blamed the American ...

  9. Stellar start to couples' romantic tour of HK

    Posted Oct 20th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung Sixty-two couples from Zhejiang province began a romantic tour to Hong Kong yesterday by attending a mass wedding ceremony at the Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui. Wearing traditional red jackets, the couples from Hangzhou, most of them newlyweds, kissed against the backdrop of Victoria Harbour. The ceremony was jointly organised by the Hangzhou Youth Federation ...

  10. Is bazaar too old for a hip replacement?

    Posted Jan 04th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... location of dai tat dei, which overlooks a full sea view of the famous Victoria Harbour, is even more favourable than the environment of Lan Kwai Fong. 'Instead of attracting local Chinese ...




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