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Baguio City

On the market

Swiss Towers

Wednesday, 28 March, 2012, 12:00am

On the market

Property: Beach Pointe, No 16 Stanley Beach Road, Stanley

14 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Your dollars will buy more space at Baguio Villa

'Don't judge a book by its cover' is the golden phrase to remember when judging people.

This phrase is equally important when buying apartments.

The size of a residential area printed in a brochure may not match what you actually get because the number of square feet may include the stairwell or other infrastructure stuck next to your future home.

29 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Honing political skills high on the agenda

New faces on the political scene are considering the forthcoming district council elections as an exercise in honing their political skills.

6 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

New health alert for travel to Philippines

Hong Kong health authorities yesterday issued a second travel alert in as many months warning Philippine-bound travellers against a bacterial infection.

The warning, against meningococcemia, a form of meningitis, followed Manila's declaration of the popular northern resort city of Baguio as a calamity zone amid an ongoing outbreak.

7 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

La Mer

71 Bisney Road, Pokfulam

Age: three years

Size: 1,800 square feet to

2,560 sq ft

Layout: three to four bedrooms

For rent: $38,500 to $63,000

Agent: Knight Frank

La Mer is on the waterfront on Bisney Road, a low-density residential neighbourhood.

7 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

Baguio Villa

Baguio Villa

Block 46, 555 Victoria Road

Age: 29 years

Size: 2,687 square feet

Layout: four bedrooms

For sale: $16 million

Agent: Centaline

31 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Car set ablaze in arson attack

An abandoned vehicle was set alight in an arson attack at a car park in Baguio Villa, Victoria Road, Pokfulam. Firemen found traces of petrol and burnt newspapers next to the vehicle. No one has been arrested.

13 Oct 2002 - 12:00am

Major road project nearing completion

I refer to the letters expressing concern about the progress of roadworks on Victoria Road (South China Morning Post, May 3 and 21, and June 2).

18 Jul 2002 - 12:00am

Elderly cleaning pair claim exploitation

An elderly couple say they have been employed by government sub-contractors for the past two years without holidays or benefits.

The man, named only as Mr Ho, and his wife said they had each been paid $5,200 a month to clean two streets in Kowloon since March 1999. The couple claimed 30 or more colleagues in their district were employed under the same conditions.

5 Nov 2001 - 12:00am