• Thursday
  • July 31, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:00pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 202 for victoria harbour

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. My Harbour Design Competition

    Posted Apr 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Workshop Ferry Ride With the harbour and cityscape as inspiration, families are invited to participate in a craft and model-making workshop (right) aboard a ferry. Sat, 2.30pm-4pm, meet at North Point (East) Passenger Ferry Pier, North Point (MTR Exit A1), free (first-come, first served, registration recommended). Inquiries: 2234 6424 ...

  2. Early budget blues meant end of the line for cross-harbour bridge

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yau Chui-yan Would less of Victoria Harbour have been reclaimed from the sea if a suspension bridge had been built from Hong Kong Island to Kowloon? A bridge from Hong Kong Island ... the harbour line. But in Kowloon, it was much more complicated, even if it was built along Nathan Road.' When buses started to operate in the 1930s, the bus system came to be considered the major ...

  3. Taking over key ferry routes 'too expensive'

    Posted Jul 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Taking over six main outlying island ferry routes would cost HK$1.7 billion and was not worth doing, a transport official said yesterday as ferry operators grumbled about lack of government support. With ferry operat ...

  4. Letters

    Posted May 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... being saved. Also, flats and shopping malls can be built on top of the monorail stations. This transport network would attract passengers who would have a wonderful view of Victoria Harbour ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Jul 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Central faces second-class waterfront The Society for Protection of the Harbour is in complete agreement with Dick Groves ('Don't waste potential of waterfront', June 18). ... Central harbourfront for Hong Kong before it is too late. If Singapore can do it, why not Hong Kong? Winston K. S. Chu, adviser, Society for Protection of the Harbour Local schools fine, but we ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. A homely solution to terminal decline

    Posted Mar 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jake van der Kamp 'Nonetheless, we must also appreciate that the open storage and port back-up operations in the New Territories are providing support for the logistics industry and port operation in Hong Kong.' Raymond W. M. Wong Deputy directo ...

  8. Hong Kong's top attractions

    Posted Mar 08th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau HONG KONG youngsters feel that Ocean Park and Victoria Harbour are the most significant Hong Kong landmarks. Seeking the opinions of young people from Hong Kong, Macau ... by the Provisional Municipal Council of Macau and the Xiao Nian Gung of Guangzhou, the survey interviewed 5,600 youngsters aged between six and 16. With 1,756 votes, Ocean Park and the Victoria Harbour were ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Jan 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Interests of HK people are at stake I do not agree with Alice Wu ('False identity', January 9) when she criticises chief executive candidate Leung Chun-ying's proposal that flats be built for Hongkongers only. Mr Leung has come up with this ...

  10. New life for old ferry as restaurant

    Posted Dec 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... as well as views of the harbour and city skyline. Frankie Yick Chi-ming, the director of Wharf, which owns the ferry business, told a media gathering yesterday: 'This is going to be up-class, ... on the vessel, which will initially be tied up at a pier in the harbour. Later it may find a different location along the new waterfront that is currently under construction. Yick said it was too early ...




SCMP.com Account