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Hang Hau

Raid riddle of musician's HK$5m safe

A safe containing HK$5 million in cash and jewellery was stolen from the luxury home of well-known Taiwanese musician Liu Jia-chang in Tseung Kwan O, say police.

Tuesday, 3 April, 2012, 12:00am

Secondary buyers seek more discounts

Better sales of new homes last week amid improving sentiment did not translate to the secondary market, where sales, and sentiment among prospective homebuyers, continued to fall.

2 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

On the market

Project: a single house in Stanley

A three-storey single-number house in Stanley with about 4,600 square feet offers four bedrooms - including three en suites - a study room, living and dining rooms, fully fitted and equipped kitchen, maid's quarters, private garden, roof and plenty of car parking spaces. Asking price is HK$168 million negotiable.

24 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Tang wades into row over landfill

The interests of the majority should override that of the minority, Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen said as more than 100 Tseung Kwan O residents protested against the extension of a landfill for the third consecutive Sunday yesterday.

11 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Meet the bus driver from Down Under

Ken Parker has had an interesting life. From working in logistics on the coast of New South Wales, he has been a bodyguard for businessmen in some of Sydney's roughest streets, helped set up concerts for rock band AC/DC and driven tour buses throughout Australia.

He has done many other odd jobs over the years - some he would prefer were not mentioned.

7 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

High-flying duo put trampolining on a slippery slope

As though bouncing up to 10 metres in the air while performing somersaults and twists wasn't enough, renowned trampolinists Mathieu Turgeon and Sean Kennedy are now doing it on skis.

The brilliant athletes, in Hong Kong to perform in a series of shows which starts tomorrow in East Point City, have added this surprising new element to their performance.

8 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Sai Kung seats spark turf war

The new Sai Kung District Council seats have brought head-on clashes between political parties eager to expand their turf.

Parties hope the three extra seats - to reflect the population boom in the new towns - will breathe fresh air into district politics, now dominated by rural forces and Beijing allies.

8 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Preserving culture in Hong Kong

On a recent trip to London, I found myself in the area where I lived as a student. I was astonished to see that, after more than 20 years, not only the street and buildings had not changed but many old shops remained in business.

20 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Girl survives fall through canopy

An eight-year-old Hang Hau girl escaped serious injury yesterday morning when a first-floor plastic canopy on to which she had crawled to retrieve a toy broke under her weight and she fell to the ground, landing in front of her shocked aunt.

7 May 2007 - 12:00am

Hebei Acrobatic Troupe

A cast of 22 acrobats perform wuqiao acrobatics, including acts Lion Dance, Foot Juggling, and Twin Balancing. Today, 5pm and 7pm, Landmark North, Sheung Shui off East Rail; tomorrow, 3pm and 5pm, World Trade Centre, Causeway Bay; Feb 19, 3pm and 5pm, East Point City, Hang Hau; Feb 20, 3pm and 5pm, Sun Yuen Long Centre, Yuen Long, free. Inquiries: 2628 7399

17 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Trail of destruction

The driver of this car had a lucky escape yesterday when the driver of a dump truck lost control and left a trail of destruction on a downhill stretch of Hang Hau Road in Tseung Kwan O. The truck destroyed a 30-metre stretch of railing and flattened a tree and two traffic signs before slamming into a parked van and then toppling on to a parked car at about 9.35am.

9 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Village houses get trendy treatment for luxury market

The contemporary look is pushing out the Spanish style

Owners of village houses are dressing up their properties with extra investment in interiors and exteriors so they can sell them in the luxury market.

1 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Police investigate fatal accident in New Territories

Updated at 7.20pm: Police on Thursday were investigating a fatal traffic accident which killed a 21-year-old male driver of a private car in Tseung Kwan O on Wednesday.

15 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Football photo show kicks off

To celebrate its 90th anniversary, the Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) has organised a year-round photo exhibition.

The exhibition, featuring pictures showing the development of the sport over the past century, is being held at East Point City in Hang Hau, Tseung Kwan O, until next Tuesday.

24 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

DIG IN

Lardos Steak House

4B G/F Area 31, Hang Hau Village, Tseung Kwan O, tel: 2719 8168

Open: Monday to Friday noon-3pm, 6pm-10.30pm; Saturday and Sunday noon-11pm

9 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

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