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Patrick Wong

Ease rules to push data centres, analysts say

Relaxing regulations regarding the use of transport depots, power substations, and telephone exchange buildings will be the fastest way to release sites for data centre developments, property analysts say.

Wednesday, 29 February, 2012, 12:00am

How they see it

Vincent Lau Age: 43 Sector: Education

'I have to choose as many as 30 candidates, so I had to write down the names of those I was to vote for beforehand. I focus mainly on their political preference, as I hope they will fight for more democracy. I do agree the election is quite undemocratic in nature.'

Patrick Wong Age: 51 Sector: Medical

12 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Flash it, cash it, or stash it

On a rain-drenched evening, under Times Square's sheltered entrance, we grabbed quotes from Hong Kong residents who were not only eligible but ready and eager to get their HK$6,000 tax rebate from the government. Even those who weren't going to benefit had a sense of the excitement for friends and relatives who were eligible.

5 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

City set for new auction record

The auction tomorrow of the Borrett Road luxury residential site in Mid-Levels is likely to set a record land price for Hong Kong, according to property analysts.

Surveyors expect the site, at 21, 23 and 25 Borrett Road, will sell for between HK$12 billion and HK$15 billion, or HK$27,500 and HK$34,500 per square foot.

8 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Getting around

An innovative 3D map of Macau will enable visitors to navigate the city's streets and building interiors virtually

A new 3D map of Macau will allow users to navigate city streets and inside buildings, hotels and restaurants from the comfort of their home or office.

25 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

No injuries

I refer to the report concerning the crash between a police vehicle and a Korean Air 747 jet aircraft (Sunday Morning Post, November 29).

The report stated that there were passengers on board the aircraft at the time of the accident; this is not true. The accident happened in the early hours of the morning and the aircraft was completely empty.

6 Dec 1998 - 12:00am

Hwa Kay Thai eyes resumption

Hwa Kay Thai Holdings will apply to resume trading today, after announcing a financial restructuring which will see independent third party Patrick Wong, through his wholly owned Shine United, inject $60 million for about 57 per cent of the company. Trade was suspended on November 23.

2 Dec 1998 - 12:00am