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  1. In Brief

    Posted Apr 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... between a minibus and car in Castle Peak Road in Yuen Long. Sailor hurt in fall A mainland sailor injured his back when he fell from the top of a container on a cargo ship off Stonecutters Island ... District councillor to face fraud, misconduct charges Wan Chai district councillor Lee Kai-hung, 48, will appear in Eastern Court today on charges of fraud and misconduct. The Independent ...

  2. City briefs

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

    ... bonds in Hong Kong, the District Court heard. Tsao Wei-ling, 41, Lee Luo-yi, 46, Yu Chih-huan, 31, and Joe Huang, 45, were each charged with one count of conspiracy to use 250 bogus US$500 million bonds on August 11 last year. Huang also faced a count of possessing a further 246 fake US$500 million bonds with a criminal intent. The four pleaded not guilty before Deputy District ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - HONG KONG

    Affable history of the district at Hong Kong's heart

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by FELIPE FAZENDA

    ... streets and temples. However, it can at times feel like a disconnected list of proper nouns without a map included. Occasionally, the narrative flow is abruptly interrupted by a long digression ... disappeared, all the photographs are furnished by the author himself. The long midsection forms a different kind of "reading" experience, being a stream of photographs. Among them is an image ...

  4. Is it necessary to redevelop Hong Kong's old districts?

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Nor would tourists welcome such changes. There are many other things we can do to save old districts. We can ensure old buildings are regularly repaired, for example. As long as old buildings ... heritage the best we can. A lot of people see old districts as important relics of Hong Kong's past. They are strongly against the idea of redeveloping them. The fear is that doing so may ...

  5. Burst water main paralyses business in busy districts

    Posted Mar 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Elaine Yau, Martin Wong

    ... Elaine Yau and Martin Wong A burst water main in Wong Nai Chung Road that brought a day-long drought to some of the city's busiest areas might force engineers to speed up the pipe ... to ensure there was no disruption to services. At Times Square in Causeway Bay and other sites in Wan Chai and Happy Valley long queues formed for water being dispensed from tanks and wagons. Carts ...

  6. Longing for Long Island

    Posted Nov 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Nadine Bateman The Hamptons, the exclusive Long Island summer retreat favoured by Manhattanites, was the inspiration behind this elegant Mid-Levels apartment. 'Bright and light, cosy ... Domoose Lighting (Xiangmihu Century Centre, Fu Tian District, Shenzhen, tel: 86 755 829 13919) and cost 7,000 yuan (HK$8,500) for the pair. The curtain fabric, from Altfield Gallery, ...

  7. Which Wan Chai will it be- heritage district or air-conditioned glass box?

    Posted Mar 01st 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... of the chief concerns is that the character of Wan Chai- historically the district with the most diverse mix of social classes and businesses- will be lost in the push to redevelop the area between Johnston Road and Queens Road East. The massive construction work already taking place in Tai Yuen Street and McGregor Street will be followed by the bulldozing of Lee Tung Street in two years. ...

  8. Around town

    Posted Mar 10th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hi Rd, Tuen Mun; and Mar 13, 7.30pm, Yuen Long Theatre, 9 Yuen Long Tai Yuk Rd, Yuen Long, HK$100-HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323 When You Were Small- Journey Through Your Childhood Days ...

  9. City Digest

    Posted Nov 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... said. Later yesterday the man was charged with criminal damage and was scheduled to appear in Eastern Court today. Firemen plan protest march over long hours The Fire Services Department Staffs General Association will stage an unprecedented march of off-duty officers from Wan Chai to the new government headquarters on November 30 to press a long-standing demand for their work week ...

  10. Saved market to get a facelift

    Posted Dec 14th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Stallholders at Tai Yuen Street bazaar will give the biggest outdoor market in Wan Chai a facelift after the Lunar New Year in a bid to turn it into a popular tourist spot. ... Association, Chow Tong, said each stallholder would have to spend about HK$6,000 on renovation. 'They are so happy that they can continue to do business at Tai Yuen Street bazaar. We do not want ...




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