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  1. Flood of memories for the old hands at Wan Chai Market

    Posted Aug 30th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man Long-time vendors and customers are bidding farewell to Wan Chai Market- and decades of memories- ahead of tomorrow's deadline to vacate. They are moving as Chinese Estate ... with her childhood. 'Even if I'm going to miss it, there's no other way,' she said. Her parents began as Wan Chai vendors in the 1950s, when they moved from Haifeng county, ...

  2. Fired cleaner demands damages

    Posted Jul 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A cleaner at the Keys Club in Convention Plaza, Wan Chai, has demanded damages from the club's owner, saying she was fired after she fell ill with heart disease. Lau Wai-ming accused Ocean Energy, owner of the club, in a writ filed to the District Court this week of discriminating against her. She took sick leave from October 31, 2007 to February 1 last year ...

  3. Briton sentenced for shoving officer

    Posted Jan 21st 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A Briton was given a two-year suspended sentence in Eastern Court yesterday after pleading guilty to assaulting a policeman. Andrew Reid, 42, shoved Constable Jason Lai Wai-kit at Wan Chai Police Station, where he had gone to help a friend report a stolen wallet early on Saturday. The incident stemmed from a disagreement as the pair were leaving. ...

  4. HK$500 fine for hitting officer 'inadequate'

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A HK$500 fine was 'manifestly inadequate' for a former Fijian Sevens rugby player who hit a policeman in a brawl in Wan Chai, prosecutors and police will argue ... when we saw the sentence and immediately started preparing documents with prosecutors to apply for a review,' said Chief Superintendent Blake Hancock, Wan Chai district commander. ...

  5. Chef gets 20 months for chopper attack on woman diner

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... 50, a chef at Shum Tak Fisherman's Village restaurant in Wan Chai, had earlier pleaded guilty in the District Court to wounding causing grievous bodily harm for striking Chan Kwai-chun, ... serious injury,' he said. The incident occurred on September 22, 2007. Ms Chan went to the restaurant in Wan Chai Road in the morning with a friend. The restaurant's manager, Lo ...

  6. Officer denies stealing beer, food

    Posted Oct 24th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man Police sergeant Fung Pak-sum, 52, from the Chai Wan division, pleaded not guilty in Eastern Court yesterday to theft and will face trial in December. He denied stealing beer, biscuits and cake worth HK$44.40 from a ParknShop in Aberdeen on September 26. His bail was set at HK$200. ...

  7. Train fire forces 180 commuters to walk through tunnel to safety

    Posted Aug 08th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Joyce Man

    ... Ho, Shau Kei Wan, Heng Fa Chuen and Chai Wan stations were closed, with signs saying there had been a 'serious incident, leave the station'. Services between Tai Koo and Chai Wan ... automatic circuit breaker on the high-voltage overhead cable made a sound and could have caused some smoke as well.' The train was moved to the Chai Wan depot for examination. ...

  8. Man in court over Revenue Tower body

    Posted Feb 11th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... in Wan Chai. No plea was taken. Acting Principal Magistrate Bina Chainrai adjourned the case to February 24 to provide time for two psychiatric reports and a medical report to be prepared ...

  9. Activist who assaulted officer heading for jail

    Posted Dec 25th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... The court heard that the incident happened in Wan Chai, near Hennessey Road Government Primary School. The policeman had instructions to limit the protesters, who were taking up four lanes ...

  10. Asia's 'Nobel' shared by 4 nations

    Posted Sep 10th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... important concepts'. Sir Run Run, who turns 101 next month, was led by Mr Tsang as they entered the venue at the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai. ...




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