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  1. In Brief

    Posted Sep 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Woman takes tumble down slope A 69-year-old woman suffered head and arm injuries when she fell down a slope while exercising on Chui Chuk Street, Wong Tai Sin. She was admitted to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in a stable condition. Four attacked with bottles ...

  2. Three held over $7m waste theft

    Posted Apr 14th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police have arrested three men in connection with the theft of HK$7 million in scrap metal and computer waste from a Cheung Sha Wan depot. Ten containers were stolen from the Hing Wah Street West depot on April 1. Investigations showed the containers were picked up by several truck drivers with release orders bearing a bogus company chop, police said. Detectives ...

  3. Smugglers of banned electronic waste slip through net

    Posted Feb 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the inspection of containers fully loaded with computer monitors. Under the rule, an entire consignment was deemed to be electronic waste if at least 2 per cent of its components was found to be waste ... now trying a new way to evade conviction, but declined to offer details, fearing others would copy it. Under the 1989 Basel Convention, electronic waste containing toxins like lead and mercury ...

  4. City Briefs

    Posted Mar 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... alerted police. $23m for plastic waste The government spends about $23 million a year to dispose of plastic bags in landfills, Secretary for the Environment, Transport and Works Sarah Liao ...

  5. Data on stolen paper, court told

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui and Joshua But Two transport workers have admitted stealing waste paper containing sensitive data from a government-contracted collector and selling it to another recycler. Kwun Tong Court was told yesterday the two men, both sub-contracted drivers for Confidential Materials Destruction Service Limited, sold 36 bags of waste paper for about HK$1,900. Wong ...

  6. Haste makes waste

    Posted Sep 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... court level or higher), exercising its jurisdiction pursuant to a valid 'choice of forum' clause contained in a commercial contract. There will be safeguards to ensure ...

  7. Pair jailed for stealing government paper

    Posted Nov 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong Two transport workers were each jailed for one month yesterday for stealing waste government paper containing sensitive data from a contracted collector and selling ... warranted a jail term. They admitted they sold 36 bags of waste paper for about HK$1,900. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Judge blasts developers for wasting time with planning appeals

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... included in a 2010 draft outline zoning plan for Mong Kok. The practice of repeating arguments that had little substance wasted time and resources, the judge said. "Meanwhile, there is a stay ...

  9. Gang on trial for smuggling IIs in ship container

    Posted May 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Laura Liu

    ... Laura Liu Six alleged members of a gang accused of attempting to smuggle 22 mainlanders to the United States in a shipping container last year went on trial in Shanghai yesterday, a court official and a local newspaper said. US authorities found the illegal immigrants inside a 12-metre shipping container on board the MV Rotterdam in Seattle on April 5 last year. The vessel, operated ...

  10. Trapped family of 3 dies in container home blaze

    Posted Dec 25th 2003, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A family of three died in a fire at their container home in Yuen Long early yesterday. Police received an emergency call from Chan Yiu, 69, just before 2am saying that he and his family were trapped in their container home after a fridge placed outside caught fire. Firefighters went to the scene near Fairview Park and found two stacked containers ablaze. The fire ...




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