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  1. Two arrests over Causeway Bay acid attack

    Posted Jan 14th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Danny Mok, Fox Yi Hu

    ... clothing. The younger man was freed on police bail. Eight of the acid attacks were carried out in popular shopping districts including Mong Kok and Sham Shui Po, and three on housing estates in Tuen ... tourists. The area is a popular tourist spot. Police suspect the same perpetrator was involved in the five attacks in Mong Kok, Causeway Bay and Yau Ma Tei. The attacks were on busy pedestrian ...

  2. East Kowloon

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Luxury homes in East Kowloon are mainly newly built high-rise developments lying near the western edge of the district. The HK$100-billion infrastructure and commercial redevelopment of the old Kai Tak airport, which will include a cruise terminal, has given the district the nickname of 'future Tsim Sha Tsui'. ...

  3. Officials must change the way they look at urban planning

    Posted Sep 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... harbourfront. This strategy has hardly been explained nor debated by the public. Who decided that high-rise buildings on the new West Kowloon reclamation area and in the older areas of Tsim Sha Tsui, ...

  4. Serbian president gets storm with a view

    Posted Aug 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the InterContinental hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui for the entire day. He spent much of the time drinking coffee in the harbour restaurant that had a view over a stormy Victoria Harbour. But according to those who ...

  5. City puts out unwelcome mat for fearful family

    Posted May 17th 2005, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani Jean-Paul and his wife would take turns going out when they lived in Yau Ma Tei because they feared their landlord would change the locks if they left together. Such were ... and they were forced to move to the small room in Yau Ma Tei. 'He used to plan everything... But now we are just living day to day and don't even know how we will get by until tomorrow,' ...

  6. Winning piazza plan sent back to the drawing board

    Posted Aug 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with a planned revitalisation of the ferry pier. The Yau Tsim Mong District Council has supported the new plan, which the government will gazette next month, before drawing up a firm design. It said ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com The winning entry in a competition to design a new piazza to replace the Tsim Sha Tsui ferry pier's bus terminus will never be used. Architect Tenny Yeung ...

  7. Star Ferry's licence renewed

    Posted Dec 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong The government yesterday renewed Star Ferry's licence to operate the ferry franchise between Central and Tsim Sha Tsui and between Wan Chai and Tsim Sha Tsui for 10 years. The government said yesterday that the new licence, with clauses in favour of the environment, would come into effect on April 1. A spokesman for the Transport and Housing Bureau said ...

  8. Artistic impressions

    Posted May 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... the Cultural Centre and the Museum of Art. If you get out of the Tsim Sha Tsui MTR station near The Peninsula hotel and look towards the waterfront, you won't miss them: two large blocks standing ... halls and M+, the visual culture complex, at the HK$21.6 billion West Kowloon Cultural District come 2015/2016? The government should try to do whatever it can now to make major cultural venues ...

  9. Save the TST bus terminal

    Posted Jul 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am writing to express my concern over the proposal to turn the Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry bus terminal into a piazza. These days, the government seems to be building piazzas to attract ... for your letter, Kathy. The Tsim Sha Tsui bus terminal has, for many years, been a transport hub. It was once the starting point for trains to Guangzhou, and the Star Ferry has been based ...

  10. Ferries and buses to be diverted for Games' opening ceremony

    Posted Dec 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... screens will be set up in Central, Wan Chai, Tsim Sha Tsui and West Kowloon to broadcast the ceremony live. Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs Carrie Yau Tsang Ka-lai called on the crowd to wear ... bus routes would be suspended or diverted. The HK$40 million ceremony will be staged on a floating platform off the waters of the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui. Police expect more than ...




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