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Borrowed putter helps Park to victory in HK PGA Championship

Unho Park would be the first to admit it's the little decisions in golf that often make the biggest impact after the Singapore-based Australian rode a borrowed putter to victory at the HK$400,000 Ageas Hong Kong PGA Championship yesterday.

Thursday, 24 May, 2012, 12:00am

Borrowed putter helps Park to victory in HK PGA Championship

Unho Park would be the first to admit it's the little decisions in golf that often make the biggest impact after the Singapore-based Australian rode a borrowed putter to victory at the HK$400,000 Ageas Hong Kong PGA Championship yesterday.

24 May 2012 - 12:00am

Love triangle with a sweet taste

Fresh off her acclaimed performance in You Are the Apple of My Eye, Michelle Chen Yan-hsi takes centre stage as an immature girl in the Taiwanese rom-com The Soul of Bread.

5 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

More checks could have caught cable car defect

The design of Lantau's Ngong Ping 360 cable car is safe, officials at the attraction insist, but an incident that left passengers shivering in mid-air might have been avoided if more checks had been made.

28 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Mary Ping

Who's behind it? Thirty-year-old Mary Ping decided she wanted to be a clothing designer

3 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Thursday Thinktank

Five things we're all wondering about

1 Ngong Ping 360 reopens to huge crowds ... and when the novelty and curiosity wear off, it will be just as successful a tourist attraction as Disneyland.

2 High-definition television now available ... of course, you'll also need a new, higher-priced TV set.

3 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Cable car will not be perfect, says executive

'Small technical hiccups are unavoidable'

The Ngong Ping 360 cable car will not be totally free of faults when it is reopened later this month, an MTR executive has warned.

However, delays caused by minor technical errors should not take up more than five minutes a day.

12 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Business collapses after plunge

Business at Ngong Ping Village fell by more than 90 per cent on the first weekend since a cable car cabin plunged 50 metres to the ground last Monday, closing the Ngong Ping 360 cable car attraction indefinitely. 'It's so quiet. We used to have a few thousand visitors during the weekends, but now we only have about 200.

18 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Storms might cut into cable car profit

The new Ngong Ping 360 cable car on Lantau will shut when typhoon signal number 3 is hoisted, which might 'marginally affect' business, the attraction's management says.

Skyrail-ITM said its previous policy was to close the ride only during a signal 8, which indicates gale or storm force winds blowing in Victoria Harbour.

31 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

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