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
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
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
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
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
I wouldn't be getting too excited yet, says Chadwick29 Oct 2012 - 3:46am
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
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
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
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