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Clock Tower, Hong Kong

Gallery founder lets artists blossom

Many Hong Kong people consider a career in art to be an uphill battle and opt instead to put their interest aside in favour of jobs that actually make money.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:15pm

Church abusing its privileged position as caretaker of Kowloon landmark

That local Catholic and Anglican church leaders should accuse ordinary Hong Kong people of being selfish is stunning in view of the ruthless manner in which both churches pursue their own ends. They ignore the broader interests of the community at large when these are in contrast to their own objectives.

15 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Tsim Sha Tsui

Great for a good night out, and a haven for tourists and shoppers, Tsim Sha Tsui offers all kinds of fun and excitement for locals and overseas visitors.

But it also houses some of the most stylish homes in town.

18 May 2011 - 12:00am

career builder

The business of design

1 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

New height limits to cut TST down to size

The Town Planning Board is reintroducing height restrictions for Tsim Sha Tsui buildings to prevent high-rises on the waterfront.

The restrictions were relaxed after Kai Tak Airport closed in 1998.

The board said yesterday the height and gross floor area of all new buildings in the area would be limited.

26 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Haven for artists

Check out Lennie Tsui's hand-painted T-shirts and caps when you visit DY Club Cafe Gallery in Tsim Sha Tsui

27 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Victim of burst water main dies as another floods Kowloon street

A water department worker struck by a 20kg stopcock that shot from a burst water main on Monday died of his injuries in hospital last night hours after another burst underground water pipe caused traffic chaos in Kowloon.

23 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Three TST landmarks to stay under revamp

Three landmarks on the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront - the clock tower, Star Ferry pier and five flagpoles - will remain intact under a plan by the Tourism Commission to develop the bus terminus into a 'multi-purpose and vibrant' piazza.

23 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Morgan Stanley to spur rental surge in Kowloon

Grade A office rents in Tsim Sha Tsui would benefit from Morgan Stanley's plan to move its Asia-Pacific headquarters to Kowloon next year, according to property consultants.

Other financial firms were likely to follow Morgan Stanley's lead amid tight supply in Central, the consultants said.

9 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Students' sketches help preserve the memories

While the demolition crew was taking down the clock tower at the old Star Ferry pier, students were racing against time to sketch the site before it was destroyed.

17 Dec 2006 - 12:00am