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  1. Lifestyle - Health

    Searching for open spaces, Bike The Moment tour the city at night

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:00am by BEN SIN

    ... Ben Sin life@scmp.com Midnight tours a breath of fresh air Hong Kong doesn't have a good reputation among cyclists. Local cycling activist Martin Turner is constantly championing ... of triangle-shaped foldable bikes. As interesting as the Strida looks, my friend and I both choose the Mini Cooper. The ride starts off easily enough. We leave the Tai On Building in Sai Wan Ho and cycle ...

  2. Get down to business with HKU certificate

    Posted Jan 21st 2006, 12:00am by Crystal Tai

    ... of business.' Since graduating, he has been working hard to realise his dream of opening a recycling plant. The third scholarship winner of the fall term, Angus Wong Hung-hing, is an engineering graduate who is keen to learn about business. Mr Wong said his family was very business oriented. 'We usually talk about financial topics at home,' he said. Most people do not necessarily ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - FIRE

    Five hurt in Wong Tai Sin phone charger blaze

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Five hurt in phone charger blaze Five people were injured and hundreds were evacuated from a public housing block in Wong Tai Sin in the early hours of yesterday when a mobile phone charger burst into flames and set a flat alight. The injured included a couple and their two daughters, aged 17 and 19. They were asleep when the fire broke out ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - FIRE

    Wong Tai Sin fire blazes for seven hours, 700 evacuated

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... yesterday at a market in Wong Tai Sin blazed for seven hours and forced the evacuation of about 700 people. Eight people aged between 13 and 85 suffered smoke inhalation and were taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital. The fire started at a dry products store on the first floor of Tai Shing Street Market. Dense smoke soon filled the whole street and spread throughout the building, and several ...

  5. Kerry Properties to launch Wong Tai Sin flats as prices keep rising

    Posted Apr 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peggy Sito Kerry Properties plans to start launching its 968-unit residential development Lions Rise in Wong Tai Sin by the Easter holidays, with an average targeted price of HK$12,000 per ... 'We are confident in the project as it is the first new major development to be built in Wong Tai Sin over the past decade,' said Chu. The company does not expect any new sizeable ...

  6. Dump truck flips over in Wong Tai Sin

    Posted May 15th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo The driver of a dump truck escaped serious injury when his vehicle, which he said had a braking problem, hit a 50-metre stretch of railings and flipped over in Wong Tai Sin yesterday. He lost control of the truck while travelling on Sha Tin Pass Road at about 8.30am, slamming into the railings near Our Lady of Maryknoll Hospital. The driver, 41, passed a breathalyser ...

  7. Sacred portrait moved in ceremony to mark start of Wong Tai Sin Temple redevelopment

    Posted Apr 07th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man Wong Tai Sin Temple kicked off its expansion project by moving its patron deity icon amid gong-banging and chanting. The 93-year-old portrait, originally from Guangzhou, ... the portrait to its temporary home, where Wong Tai Sin's faithful will be directed while the work is ongoing, and blessed the hall in an hour-long ceremony. The revamp is complicated because part ...

  8. Beijing-friendly candidates put to the test in Wong Tai Sin

    Posted Oct 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the fifth of our series highlighting the major battlegrounds in district council elections next month, Jimmy Cheung looks at Wong Tai Sin The radical League of Social Democrats, with its unequivocal advocacy of grass-roots benefits and democracy, is training its big guns on Wong Tai Sin to try to seize power in the district from Beijing loyalists. The political newcomer ...

  9. Green Sense to block planned high-rise for Wong Tai Sin site

    Posted Jun 26th 2007, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li An environmental group says it will apply to block any high-rise tower planned for a residential site in Wong Tai Sin after Wheelock Properties triggered a government auction ... of government land sales. Wheelock applied for the 102,279 square foot site at Chun Yan Street, the former Wong Tai Sin Police Headquarters, offering a guaranteed minimum bid of HK$3 billion, ...

  10. $245m Tang dynasty garden to complement Wong Tai Sin nunnery

    Posted Jul 28th 2003, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... A Tang dynasty garden is to be built next to Chi Lin Nunnery in Wong Tai Sin. It will be completed in three years, providing a new tourist attraction. The nunnery, which is also built ... with the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, said the 33,000 square-metre park would provide much-needed open space for Wong Tai Sin residents and provide a new tourism spot. 'We will take over ...




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