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  1. Stanley residents want bank to stay

    Posted Oct 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... last night, saying it would be a huge inconvenience if the Bank of China branch in the plaza closed. They said it would mean they would have to travel to Aberdeen, Chai Wan or even Wan Chai to deal with their financial affairs. The bank sent a letter to its Stanley customers this month saying the branch will close on November 28 and move to Chai Wan because of the redevelopment. Chan ...

  2. 23 hurt as bus runs into back of truck

    Posted Aug 08th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Tanna Chong

    ... said the driver of the 680X bus had been unable to brake in time when the truck in front slowed down. The injured, aged 25 to 76, mostly suffered cuts. Fifteen of them were taken to Wan Chai's Ruttonjee Hospital and the others to Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital in Chai Wan. All were discharged after treatment. 'All remained conscious on the way to hospital,' ...

  3. British Council lines up events for students aiming to study in the UK

    Posted Jul 06th 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun The British Council is launching a series of events to provide counselling, interview opportunities and pre-departure information for students who aim to head for the UK in September to continue their education. The annual round of Education UK Enrolment Interviews 2005 will be held on August 20 and 21 at the exhibition hall of the China Resources Building in Wan Chai ...

  4. Photos capture rock and soul

    Posted Jul 13th 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Arts Centre, Wan Chai. Admission to the exhibition is free. Visit www.goethe.de/hongkong or call 2802 0088 for details. ...

  5. Thousands flock to food expo for tasty treats

    Posted Aug 14th 2009, 12:00am by Adrian Wan, Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun and Adrian Wan Tens of thousands of food lovers flocked to the annual food fair yesterday in search of novel flavours, bargain prices and free samplings. The Food Expo at the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai, which is in its 20th year, features a record 607 exhibitors from 24 countries and regions, organiser the Trade Development Council says. ...

  6. Thursday think tank

    Posted Oct 27th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Celine Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun, additional reporting by Celine Sun Five things we're all wondering about... 1. The Lands Department says waterfront land should be used for buildings, not open space... frankly, the whole harbour is a waste of space so let's just fill in the entire South China Sea with shopping malls. 2. Wan Chai's Jo Jo Mess Club to close for building ...

  7. 14 protesters in court over riot

    Posted Dec 20th 2005, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford, Celine Sun, Martin Wong

    ... in Wan Chai appeared in court last night on charges of unlawful assembly. This followed the release of 944 people who had been held since Sunday morning. The 14 defendants included 11 Koreans, ... was a Hong Kong resident. His lawyer said the factory owner was mistaken for a protester while walking in Wan Chai with a friend on Saturday. Legislator 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung, who had ...

  8. 14 protesters in court over riot

    Posted Dec 20th 2005, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford, Celine Sun, Martin Wong

    ... in Wan Chai, last night appeared in court on charges of unlawful assembly, following the release of another 944 protesters who have been held since Sunday morning. The 14 defendants included 11 ... Road in Wan Chai after fleeing the tear gas. Some protesters have claimed they were denied water, blankets and even sanitary napkins during their stint behind bars and claimed police kept ...

  9. Maybe it was just too hot to get interested in the East Asian Games torch relay

    Posted Aug 30th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Celine Sun

    ... Olympics. On one of the hottest days this summer, just 9,500 people turned up yesterday in Tsim Sha Tsui and Wan Chai to see the two-hour relay. In contrast, about 100,000 witnessed the eight-hour ... to Wan Chai to gain vantage points from which to take photographs. Mr Lee, with a ladder, camera and tripod in hand, said he had seen the Olympic torch relay last year but 'people are less ...

  10. Tsang apologises to hotel guests

    Posted May 06th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen apologised yesterday for the inconvenience caused to guests quarantined at the Metropark Hotel in Wan Chai, and said their confinement ... in his meal. We really doubt the hygiene level in the restaurant that provides food for us.' A Mexican restaurant in Wan Chai, Coyote, came to the rescue yesterday, offering guests a free ...




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