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No injuries in apparent dry-ice Disneyland blast

A small explosion on Tuesday in a Disneyland rubbish can that appeared to be caused by dry ice in a bottle brought evacuations but no reports of any injuries, police and witnesses said.

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 11:33am

Talking points

Lawmakers sentenced for illegal assembly

16 May 2013 - 2:47am

Disneyland's new trackless ride uses barcode technology

Disneyland's new Mystic Point area will feature a trackless ride system, operated by the barcode technology used at supermarket checkouts.

The theme park has lauded the ride one of the "most sophisticated" attractions it has built worldwide.

21 Mar 2013 - 10:45am

Medical waste worries Discovery Bay beachgoers

Hundreds of discarded medical items, including uncovered syringes and infusion bags, have been found recently on a beach in Discovery Bay, raising concerns about visitors' safety, especially with a new hotel nearby planning to open soon.

5 Mar 2013 - 12:09pm 1 comment

Lantau car crash kills Disneyland 'imagineer'

A designer with Hong Kong Disneyland died and one of his colleagues was seriously injured when their car smashed into a tree outside the theme park on Lantau Island yesterday.

The dead man was named as 44-year-old Chung Wai-man.

He was cut from the wreckage by firefighters and taken to hospital with serious head injuries but was declared dead just after 1pm.

5 Mar 2013 - 3:50am

Disney investors threaten to revolt over chief executives pay

A revolution is brewing in the tree-lined streets of Walt Disney's Magic Kingdom, as shareholders prepare to fight the creeping power and rising rewards of the chairman and chief executive, Bob Iger.

3 Mar 2013 - 6:30am

Disneyland's first theme park had a rocky start like Hong Kong branch

On July 17, 1955, when moviemaker Walt Disney turned more than 64 hectares of farmland into a theme park based on his animated characters, many people thought it was a fantasy that wouldn't look out of place in one of his films.

24 Feb 2013 - 5:02am

Cab driver killed by taxi near Disneyland

A taxi driver was arrested after his vehicle was involved in an accident that left one cabbie dead and another critically injured outside Disneyland Resort.

The 59-year-old was arrested for dangerous driving causing grievous bodily harm. Initial police investigations revealed he had fallen asleep while his vehicle was parked in a taxi queue outside the park.

8 Feb 2013 - 4:23am

Letters to the Editor, January 5, 2013

Hong Kong's travel warning on India is unfair

I refer to the report ("Women's group warns India over rape", January 1). I also read with anger that the Security Bureau issued an amber alert for travellers visiting India.

5 Jan 2013 - 2:38am 2 comments

Hong Kong Disneyland posts first profit since opening

Hong Kong’s struggling Disneyland has posted its first profit since opening seven years ago thanks to an increase in mainland Chinese visitors, a report said on Friday.

30 Nov 2012 - 6:47pm