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The Peak

Wing Hang Bank gets approval to evict Carson Yeung from The Peak

A Hong Kong bank can now evict troubled businessman Carson Yeung Ka-sing - plus his mother, lover and two children - from their house on The Peak over a defaulted mortgage, the High Court ruled yesterday.

Friday, 1 February, 2013, 4:09am 1 comment

Bank free to evict Carson Yeung’s family from Peak home

A Hong Kong bank can now evict troubled businessman Carson Yeung Ka-sing – plus his mother, his lover and two children – from their house on The Peak.

31 Jan 2013 - 5:21pm

Double banker key to Triple Trio jackpot

Not only does the Triple Trio contain the once-a-season luxury of two International Group Ones, but the Class Two anchor leg is also full of quality and two of this season's most progressive-looking sprinters can act as a double-banker option in chasing the jackpot-boosted prize.

7 Dec 2012 - 3:04am

Leung Chun-ying's Peak neighbour in HK$2m burglary

Burglars escaped yesterday with more than HK$2 million in antiques and jade and ivory carvings from a luxury home doors from the Peak property of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying.

The break-in at the home of interior designer Chan Chun-ho at 7 Peel Rise - the second such case in the Peak area in four months - has prompted police to step up patrols on the exclusive district.

22 Nov 2012 - 4:32am

DLA Piper team wins charity sedan chair race

James Bond, Super Mario Bros characters, the Simpsons and even London's Big Ben put in an appearance at the annual sedan chair race on The Peak yesterday.

29 Oct 2012 - 4:27pm

Racing Digest, October 29, 2012

I wouldn't be getting too excited yet, says Chadwick

29 Oct 2012 - 3:46am

Top properties

There it is in black and white: "The Exclusive Place for Really Rich People." It's a glossy flier for Centaline property agency and the title adorns a picture of the night-time harbour view from The Peak. The property is 4,500 sq ft, price HK$350 million. Below is an even more intriguing title: "Sparkling Victoria Harbour - the rich neighbourhood: huge garden, private pool, large garage."

22 Oct 2012 - 6:51am

Peak house sold at loss as owner raises fast cash

Hong Kong-listed electronic component maker Sino-Tech International Holdings, which bought a detached house on the Peak for a record price in 2010, has ended up incurring a loss on the deal despite the city's soaring property prices.

12 Oct 2012 - 3:00am

... interesting things

Today marks 15 years since the Handover - the day Hong Kong was passed from British colonial rule into China's hands as a new SAR.

On that sopping wet Tuesday, many people woke up expecting to find the world palpably different. But it was still Hong Kong, and a decade and a half later, this is still the greatest city ever.

1 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Peak Tram offers a glimpse of the past

A gallery displaying exhibits dating back to the earliest days of the Peak Tram will open in September to celebrate the 120th anniversary of Asia's first funicular railway.

13 Jun 2007 - 12:00am