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  1. Police inquiry into Yuen Long dumping case

    Posted Jan 06th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Police are investigating a subcontractor on suspicion that it delivered construction material to an unauthorised dump in a green belt in Yuen Long, then used forged papers to convince the developer it had used an authorised site. The developer, Chinachem, said the investigation followed the dismissal of the subcontractor. The case has prompted its main contractor ...

  2. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Strike's aftermath to lower Yue Yuen's profits by US$112m

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 09:21am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Yue Yuen takes US$112m hit owing to strike costs Yue Yuen Industrial's profits in the first half will be hurt by US$112 million in costs arising from a week-long strike at its Gaobu factory in April and increased benefits for its workers following that strike. The Hong Kong-listed firm, which makes shoes for global brands including Adidas and Nike, ...

  3. Yuen Long has youngest population, study finds

    Posted Feb 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... growing nearly 125 per cent from 57,000 in 1996 to 127,000 last year. Yuen Long district councillor Cheung Yin-tung said he was not surprised to learn that 18 per cent of his district ... Cheung added that the high number of relatively poor and young families in Yuen Long also explained why there were many domestic violence cases in the area. Meanwhile, Sai Kung district ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - HONG KONG

    Few flats available for HK$2m or less, except in Tuen Mun and Yuen Long

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Price rises this year mean the only flats available for HK$2 million or less are in old buildings in Tuen Mun and Yuen Long Few flats available for under HK$2 ... have been narrowed down to small flats in Tuen Mun and Yuen Long, mostly in buildings that are more than 30 years old and have no lifts. "Tuen Mun used to be known as a haven ...

  5. Skyrocketing rents have driven businesses from Yuen Long

    Posted May 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to the high demand and lack of supply of commercial buildings in Yuen Long. I have lived in Yuen Long for almost eight years. Over this period, several thousand residential units have been built. ... the well-off property owners wanted more oil from their well. What is happening in Yuen Long is only the tip of the iceberg. If the government is unable to defuse this ticking bomb by offering more ...

  6. Yuen Long council gives Hui first taste of victory on reform plan

    Posted Oct 28th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... councils. Kicking off his round of meetings with the 18 councils on the reform blueprint, Mr Hui travelled to Yuen Long to canvass the views of councillors in the district. At the end of the 90-minute meeting, Yuen Long District Council passed a motion supporting the government's reform blueprint by a landslide margin of 30 to six, with two abstentions. But Cheung Yin-tung, a Yuen ...

  7. 39 vacant stalls sold in Tuen Mun, Yuen Long

    Posted Mar 19th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... and Yuen Long. More than 85 per cent of the stalls on sale had remained vacant for six months or more. The department will hold auctions for stalls in Sha Tin and Sai Kung today, and for Tai Po and North District on March 26. ...

  8. Transport the key issue in Yuen Long

    Posted Nov 19th 2003, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan Yuen Long has had more than its share of troubles. The district had this year's first case of locally acquired dengue fever, and a case of Japanese encephalitis ... to prevent mosquito breeding but did not elaborate on any concrete measures. Woo Kam Tai and Yau Tai-tai said it was important to clear stagnant water. YUEN LONG: now and then 2003 district council ...

  9. Yuen Long love hotels closed by police

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

    ... that the vice activities involved triads, but a Yuen Long district councillor disagreed. 'It would be impossible for the mainland women to come alone and do their business without others' ... Joshua But Police yesterday closed four Yuen Long love hotels that had been involved in prostitution over the past six to nine months. Officers from the Yuen Long Special Duty Squad ...

  10. Truck kills boy cycling to Yuen Long school

    Posted Feb 01st 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Tyres blocking path forced 12-year-old to ride on the road A 12-year-old was killed by a truck in Yuen Long yesterday while cycling to school with his brother. Police said ... Long district councillor Yau Tai-tai said there had been many safety complaints from residents as many heavy goods vehicles used the boulevard. She said the tragedy could have been avoided ...




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