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  1. Villagers get full access rights to private road

    Posted Feb 11th 2011, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Displaced Tsoi Yuen villagers will get permanent access to their new homes at Yuen Kong Tsuen, Pat Heung, via a private road to the main road, Heung Yee Kuk chairman Lau Wong-fat ... But Lau remained silent on the identity of the benefactor. Forty-seven Tsoi Yuen families, displaced by the HK$66.9 billion high-speed railway project connecting Hong Kong to Guangzhou, bought ...

  2. James Yuen

    Posted Jun 21st 2009, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen Never play safe is James Yuen Sai-sang's motto and judging by the way the 44-year-old has charted his Hong Kong television and film career since he began writing scripts for TVB straight after finishing secondary school, he's lived up to this maxim. Soon after graduating from the University of Hong Kong, Yuen worked for Golden Way, a production company ...

  3. City Briefs

    Posted Jan 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Beancurd plant burns down in Yuen Long A beancurd processing plant in Yuen Long was badly damaged in a blaze despite firefighters rushing to the scene and putting the fire out within 15 minutes. The tofu factory in Hung Jo Tin village caught fire about 10am. No one was injured in the incident. Police say the fire is not being treated as suspicious. ...

  4. Nature lovers urge police to probe blaze that ravaged wetland area

    Posted Jan 07th 2011, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... a Yuen Long district councillor, submitted a petition with more than 10,000 signatures yesterday to police headquarters in Wan Chai, demanding a thorough investigation. 'The blaze, the third ... as long as the roots are unharmed. But there is a need to replant trees as many were badly burnt.' The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department said it still recorded 2,600 great ...

  5. Commitment the key, say long-time couple

    Posted Feb 14th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip, Tiffany Lam Love is a lifelong commitment kept alive by concern and respect for each other, according to television actress Lily Leung Sun-yin and her husband, William Yuen ... the television industry. It was my husband who encouraged me to [go into television],' said Leung, known for her role in the TVB drama A Kindred Spirit. Mr Yuen added: 'We were the leading ...

  6. We risk our lives for poor pay and long hours, say firemen

    Posted Aug 16th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong and Joshua But Firefighters work long hours on a fine line between life and death, yet are paid less than junior government staff, says a fireman who claims he cheated death ... reduction in retirement benefits compared with the government pension scheme. Yuen Fong-him, president of the Fire Services Department Staffs General Association, said the union had raised ...

  7. Out and about

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Ping Shan boasts Hong Kong's last ancient pagoda, historic ancestral halls- and container dumps, writes Jason Wordie. Numerous towering pagodas are scattered across central and southern China. Heavily featured on exported porcelain, for two centuries ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Dec 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of behaving in a disorderly manner in a public place and one charge of assaulting a police officer during a hearing at North Kowloon Magistrates Court. Croc has lost weight The Yuen Long crocodile has been spotted again, looking thinner- probably because it had been hunting less in the cold weather, Director of Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Thomas Chan Chun-yuen said. He rejected ...

  9. Francis Yuen to head Journal as publisher

    Posted Jan 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung Francis Yuen Tin-fan, one of the best-known figures in Hong Kong's stock market and financial circles, has been appointed publisher of the 35-year-old Hong Kong ... is the settlor. A source said Mr Yuen was qualified to be the newspaper's statutory head because of his sound finance and economics background but is expected to take a low-key approach. 'We had ...

  10. Jebb's charity has come a long way

    Posted Nov 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Part of the proceeds from Starstreet Gourmet & Wine Walk on November 13 will go to international charity Save the Children. The world's largest independent children's organisation was started in 1919 by Eglantyne Jebb, who was determined to ...




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