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  1. Yau Tsim Mong council to build pet garden

    Posted Jul 21st 2006, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun The success of a pet garden in Yau Tsim Mong may lead to more after the district council agreed yesterday to build the facility after consultation with residents. The idea, ... worked well. Liu Wai-shing, leisure manager of Yau Tsim Mong District, said the department would start the project soon with the district council's approval, but it was too early ...

  2. Wraps come off $109m facelift of Tsim Sha Tsui's waterfront

    Posted Jul 01st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will also be set up in the district. Yau Tsim Mong district council chairman Henry Chan Man-yu yesterday welcomed the completion of the project but said the government should make the promenade more ... Ng Kang-chung The renovation of the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront is over, after 18 months and $109 million spent to brighten up the area and make it more pedestrian-friendly. The open area ...

  3. Parents to march over places

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... that these reserved places will actually be given to Yau-Tsim-Mong students and not students from other districts?' He expected 3,000 to 4,000 people to turn up at the march. Mr Cheung, also ... Chai and Yau Ma Tei, Tsim Sha Tsui and Mong Kok, including some English-medium schools, about designating places usually reserved for repeaters to Yau-Tsim-Mong students. According to Cheung ...

  4. Kowloon schools lament allocation results

    Posted Jul 12th 2006, 12:00am by Jill Yung, Nora Tong

    ... for English-medium schools in the Yau Tsim Mong district had intensified as students could no longer seek places in the Wan Chai schools. Leung Ling, a Yau Tsim Mong parent whose son had wanted to apply ... schools in Wan Chai, where several elite schools are located. Leung Kee-cheong, the head of Fresh Fish Traders' School, said the decision to block Yau Tsim Mong students from Wan Chai schools ...

  5. Man jailed for sex with 14-year-old

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

    ... the judge said. The court heard that on January 30, during the Lunar New Year holiday, Liu met the girl in a small park in Yau Ma Tei. After chatting for a while, Liu invited her to his home in Yau ...

  6. A hawker's daily grind to eke out a living in Mongkok

    Posted Jul 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sweltering in a Mongkok street, veteran hawker Woo Kam-hong is pessimistic about the future of a trade he has been in for more than half a century. 'The hawker control team is pushing us into a dead end,' he said. Now 59, he joined family member ...

  7. Fire-eater can't swallow being charged

    Posted Jul 15th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo A street performer appeared in Kowloon City Court this week to answer a police summons for causing a public disturbance. The case was dropped, but So Chun-chau, 46, was still angry. He said the government claimed it promoted cultural activiti ...

  8. Making it in Time, but only just

    Posted May 16th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Lauren Crothers

    ... Andrew Sun, additional reporting by Lauren Crothers Time magazine released its annual Best of Asia issue this week, and a few (but not many) city sites made it in. One event winning kudos is the Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival, which was vot ...

  9. Introducing the new Boo on the block

    Posted May 11th 2006, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... Record label 89268 strikes the right note again with its latest offering of local tunes, writes Lee Wing-sze Hong Kong's independent music scene has grown in leaps and bounds in recent years, with exciting new bands regularly emerging from the underg ...

  10. 80-year-old gambling addict jailed

    Posted May 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... other people for gambling at a wholesale fruit market in Yau Ma Tei on May 27. Chiu, who receives more than $4,000 a month in social welfare, pleaded guilty to one charge of unlawful gambling ...




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