Kwai Chung

Mella takes Lan Kwai Fong partying to a new level of fun

Night owls and those who love to dance have a fresh venue to explore into the small hours.Photo: Edmond So

1/F, 17 Lan Kwai Fong, Central Tel: 9720 0053

Thursday, 23 August, 2012, 9:18am

Police deny triads are on the rise in Lan Kwai Fong

A police insider has rejected a media report that the entertainment district of Lan Kwai Fong has become a hotbed of triad activity, with recent triad-linked arrests in the area put down to a fight rather than gangster activities.

29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am


Britain's Catherine Wheels Theatre Company's playful family-oriented drama set in a bright and ordered world where one day colours magically emerge. Starring Sean Hay and Ross Allan (left). With limited English dialogue. Jul 11-17, 5pm, also Jul 12-17, 2.30pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 2044

11 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

The Planner


A Tribute to Hong Kong Masters

Paintings by Luis Chan, Irene Chou, Gaylord Chan, Liu Kuo-Sung, Chu Hing-wah, Wucius Wong and Leung Kui-ting. Mon-Fri, 10am-6.30pm, Sat, 10am-6pm, Hanart Square, 2C Mai On Building, 19 Kung Yip St, Kwai Chung. Inquiries: 2526 9019. Ends Jul 21

China Aerospace Technology Exhibition

9 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Stylish Pulp buzzes with celebrities for its Lan Kwai Fong debut

Lan Kwai Fong has never lacked spaces to drink and thanks to Cafe Deco Group, there is another contender on the strip.

27 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Tang Mei-yun Taiwanese Opera Company (Gezi Opera)

The Taiwanese gezi opera troupe performs in productions of: The Princess and the Hunter, Jun 23; and Love on Pregnancy, Jun 24. Both shows: In Taiwanese with Chinese and English surtitles. 7.30pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$100-HK$240 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7325

23 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

A sheltering, well-sheltered career

The opportunity to make a contribution to improving the living standards of Hong Kong Housing Authority (HA) tenants is a continuous supply of motivation for Connie Lai Fan Siu-wah, chief planning officer with the Hong Kong Housing Department (HD).

16 Jun 2012 - 12:00am


City Contemporary Dance Company performs The Tale of Miles (choreographed by Mui Cheuk-yin, Guangdong Modern Dance Company performs Voice After (choreographed by Liu Qi) and BeijingDance/LDTX performs First Ritual (choreographed by Li Hanzhong and Ma Bo). Jun 15-16, 8pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$140-HK$250 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2329 7803

15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Battle to ease fears over the mentally ill

Misconceptions about mental illness are still rife.

Parents are reluctant to let their children take part in a government initiative that tries to promote a better understanding of psychiatric patients.

28 May 2012 - 12:00am

Mainland outpacing HK, Zeman says

The 'father of Lan Kwai Fong', who is extending the brand to the mainland, says Hong Kong risks losing its edge.

Allan Zeman, whose Lan Kwai Fong Holdings developed the city's best-known entertainment district, said he had been approached by more than 10 local governments on the mainland to extend the Lan Kwai Fong brand to their cities.

21 May 2012 - 12:00am

Celebrity chef Goldstein on hand as the Strip House takes the wraps off its culinary delights

Celebrity chef Harlan Goldstein played host this week for the grand opening of his much anticipated new venture, Strip House in Lan Kwai Fong's Grand Progress Building, the same building that housed his now-defunct Tuscany by H restaurant.

17 May 2012 - 12:00am

Le Centaure et l'Animal

Equestrian theatre specialist Bartabas and butoh dancer Ko Murobushi perform with four equine 'dancing partners'. A Le French May programme. In English: May 14-15, 18-19, 8pm. In French: May 17, 8pm. All shows: Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$250-HK580 Urbtix. Inquiries:

14 May 2012 - 12:00am

Referee shrugs off his bashful side

Volleyball player Chung Wai-sze struggled with shyness and a lack of confidence - despite his on-court success with Hong Kong's youth and senior teams - until he qualified as a referee.

19 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Neighbours' game of chess turns deadly

A minor dispute over a game of Chinese chess led to the death of an elderly player in Kwai Chung yesterday, the city's second murder in a week.

Police arrested a 69-year-old neighbour in connection with the latest killing.

12 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Week ahead


Filmmaking Camp

Focus on Film course introducing the fundamentals of making movies to participants aged 11-17 years. In English. Apr 2-5, 9am-3.30pm, Hong Kong International School, High School, 1 Red Hill Rd, Tai Tam, HK$3,850, registration required. Inquiries: 2987 6656

Creative Writing Workshops

1 Apr 2012 - 12:00am