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  1. Toddler takes cross-harbour jaunt- alone

    Posted Mar 06th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... officer in the Wan Chai police station, Ah Chun, who loves to take bus rides, said he had slipped onto a cross-harbour bus, after leaving his family, and got off it in Causeway Bay. His ...

  2. Varying tunnel tolls could ease jams: study

    Posted Jul 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... and early morning, since there would be no congestion. At present, the Cross-Harbour Tunnel charges $20 per private car, the Eastern Harbour Tunnel $25 and the Western Harbour Tunnel $40. Even ... with the Cross-Harbour Tunnel the cheapest and hugely congested at peak times THE 2003 STUDY PROPOSALS The pricing The study proposed raising tolls at the cross-harbour and western tunnels at peak hours. North- ...

  3. Peak charges 'would bring confusion'

    Posted Jul 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... to our tunnel problem is to increase the toll for the Hunghom tunnel and use the extra revenue to cut the price of the eastern and western harbour crossings. 'People will only change ... Quinton Chan Transport groups and a veteran traffic consultant said charging higher tolls during peak hours at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel would be difficult to implement, despite ...

  4. HK model unsuited to western measures

    Posted Dec 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Insight columnist Michael Chugani seems to have prevailing western concepts of democracy in mind when he questions whether the way in which we choose our chief executive can, in fact, ... and western superiority towards Hong Kong, I suggest it change its name to something more appropriate- like Die-hard Colonial Ballet Company, perhaps. To those of you in the ballet company from other ...

  5. Restaurants listing- Central / Sheung Wan / Western

    Posted Mar 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... DOZO! 44 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central Telephone: 2581 1338 Website: www.dozosushi.com Cuisine: Japanese Specialities: Sushi Wine list: Sake and wine from California, Australia, western ... After 11pm the restaurant is transformed into a stylish sake and cocktail bar. FOR YOU G/F, 79 Jervois Street, Sheung Wan Telephone: 2851 7737 Cuisine: Western Specialities: Buffet, pizzas, ...

  6. Holistic approach needed on harbour and traffic

    Posted Aug 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of vehicles making their way to Kowloon through the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. Unless some of this traffic is redirected to other tunnels by manipulating the tolls of all three harbour crossings ... Never in the history of Hong Kong has a development issue been so hotly debated as the plan for Victoria Harbour. The future shape of this city's greatest asset is one that has drawn ...

  7. Rush-hour fire shuts both sides of tunnel

    Posted Jun 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But and Benjamin Wong Traffic became gridlocked on both sides of the Cross-Harbour Tunnel during rush hour last night after a motorcycle erupted in flames in the Kowloon-bound tube ... reopened at about 7.30pm. Congestion remained heavy on roads around the tunnel for some time, however, with the Transport Department urging motorists to use the eastern and western crossings. ...

  8. Keeping the Pacific peace

    Posted Jul 08th 2006, 12:00am by David Fullbrook

    ... went surveying, American forces finished a training exercise from their base on Guam. It was their largest operation in the western Pacific since the Vietnam war. Exercise Valiant Shield ... impressed'. No doubt the Pentagon hopes they were. It does not want China's generals to harbour any doubts about America's intentions and capabilities. Beijing is upgrading its military ...

  9. Harbour tramline for tourists in the works

    Posted Dec 10th 2006, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... effort into coming up with a proper study,' he said. 'We have to extend the tramway from somewhere near Western Market to the new Star Ferry pier and all the way to the Hong Kong ... The trams would be built at the company's Whitty Street depot in Western. Mr Yick said tram services had made average profits of just a few million dollars a year over the past eight years, ...

  10. Driver escapes after car plunges into the harbour

    Posted Oct 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jasmine Wang A man survived after accidentally driving his car into the harbour off Sheung Wan yesterday. The car, a white Mitsubishi belonging to a firm with a construction site nearby, fell into the sea off Western Fire Services Street at about 9am, police said. A project manager from the firm, Costain, who gave his surname as Hui, said the driver was the only person ...




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