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Sunday, 30 September, 2012, 3:20pm

Hong Kong experts say cushions can fix flawed flyover dividers

No action is being taken to improve the safety of about 15 ramped central dividers on flyovers despite a fatal crash this month in which a taxi ran up a ramp, took off and plunged into a park below.

25 Sep 2012 - 3:52am 1 comment

Taxi driver dies after car plunges 18 metres off flyover in Ngau Tau Kok

A taxi driver was killed when his car plunged 18 metres from a flyover in Ngau Tau Kok yesterday morning.

Police are still investigating how the car came to mount a sloping concrete road divider and then fall down the gap between the two diverging roads.

The taxi driver, Wong Siu-kong, 55, who sustained serious head injuries, was declared dead at the scene.

10 Sep 2012 - 11:49am

Kowloon East revamp to embrace creativity, planner tells Venice panel

Small businesses and creative industries will not be wiped out by the redevelopment of Kowloon East, says the man tasked to oversee the vast area's transformation into the city's next business district.

However, some of those who live in the area remain sceptical of the government's plans.

2 Sep 2012 - 3:04am

Rock out to Street Jam

The summer holidays will move into full swing today as a month of local and international music gets underway in Kowloon Bay.

Summer Street Jam in Telford Plaza will also feature Julius the Monkey merchandise and themed areas.

Lasting until August 26, Street Jam will showcase a range of artists.

28 Jul 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

Residents want cash not flats

Residents offered flat-for-flat compensation at a Ma Tau Kok redevelopment project have all rejected the offers, the Urban Renewal Authority said yesterday.

30 May 2012 - 12:00am

Amoy residents ready to host Wen if he returns

People who welcomed Premier Wen Jiabao to their Sars-hit estate on his last trip to Hong Kong say they will happily host him again after he said he 'really wants' to revisit.

15 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Converging Beams

Jacky Yu Yan-wah choreographs E-Side Dance Company's (left) light-themed dance theatre presentation. Oct 21-22, 8pm, also Oct 22, 4pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Kowloon, HK$100 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2372 9351

21 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Sung Wong Toi Road

The traffic thunders down Ma Tau Wai Road into the neighbourhood of To Kwa Wan. The blocks southwest of the old airport are gritty, tightly packed and still dominated by the air freight, storage and mechanical-repair businesses that grew up around Kai Tak.

25 Sep 2011 - 12:00am