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  1. liberal studies

    Posted Sep 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the same kind of offer as Choi Yuen Tsuen residents. c. they were forced to leave the homes in which their families had lived for centuries. d. all of the above. 3 What did villager Christopher ... farming. 4 How long did the battle between the villagers and the government go on for? a. 20 years b. six years c. eight months d. six months Think about 1 What is more important for Hong Kong? ...

  2. Voices of protest- some of the diverse groups that turned out

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

    ... should make an effort to improve driving. Tso Tat-ming, of the Tsoi Yuen Tsuen Concern Group Villagers will be forced to move from Tsoi Yuen Tsuen in Yuen Long to make way ...

  3. Express rail link opponents planning to step up battle

    Posted Jan 18th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... on Tsoi Yuen villagers, and fighting against the rail link will still be our primary and ongoing concern,' Mirana Szeto May, a core member of the Stop XRL Alliance said yesterday. Her comments came as six activists opposing the line ended a 120-hour hunger strike in Statue Square by tucking into hot congee. Szeto said the alliance would extend its campaign from Tsoi Yuen ...

  4. Police enlist minorities to counter rise in crimes

    Posted Jun 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... initiative, known as Project Connect, is seeking to build upon success in Yuen Long which has bucked the citywide trend. Arrests of ethnic minorities fell to 345 last year from 377 in 2010 even though ... Wong Wai-shun, the Yuen Long police community relations officer who is overseeing the project, said it is helping improve communications between community members of all races and the police ...

  5. New channel to be built to alleviate drainage problems

    Posted Jun 17th 2005, 12:00am by Kelly Chan

    ... KELLY CHAN Updated at 5.07pm: The government planned to construct a drainage channel at Cheung Chun San Tsuen, Kam Tin and Yuen Long to alleviate flooding problems in these areas, ... The plans would be available for people to see at the Lands Department Survey and Mapping Office, 23rd floor, North Point Government Offices and at the Yuen Long District Office Public Enquiry ...

  6. land development

    Posted Dec 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Reading comprehension Answer the following questions 1 Which of the following is not true about Tin Shui Wai? a. It is a town filled with sad people. b. It has an unemployment rate of 9 per cent, the highest in Hong Kong. c. It has more than 350,000 resid ...

  7. Public has no truck with empty promises

    Posted Mar 15th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung A long-running row between residents of Fairview Park in Yuen Long and truck-driving villagers over their vehicles' use of a private road hit the headlines again last week when more than 20 elderly villagers sat in a row on stools to block the main entrance to the estate. That came after the estate's managers put up signs in Tai Sang Wai village warning ...

  8. The express rail link in a nutshell

    Posted Jan 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and pan-democratic lawmakers 4 When and how did the row start? In late 2008 villagers from Tsoi Yuen Chuen complained land officials marched into their village without advance notice to carry out preliminary ...

  9. Ruling allows trucks to still use short cut where boy died

    Posted Sep 01st 2007, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Trucks can continue to use Fairview Park Boulevard as a short cut between the border and New Territories container depots after the government won a battle to keep a privately owned section of the road open. In a judgment he acknowledged would ...

  10. Demolition crew back at park

    Posted May 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Lands officers yesterday successfully entered a rural leader's recreational park in Yuen Long and tore down most of the remaining illegal structures ... to 'take landowners' feelings into account'. Leung, who is chairman of Shap Pat Heung Rural Committee and a Yuen Long district councillor, said he was willing to co-operate. But he ...




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