Public Housing Estates in Chai Wan

Tai Lung Fung

G/F, 5 Hing Wan Street, Wan Chai Tel: 2572 0055

Thursday, 19 July, 2012, 12:00am

Public offerings on menu for two HK chains

Hong Kong diners don't mind paying a little extra for the best Cantonese snacks, but upcoming listings by two local chains - Tsui Wah Restaurant and Tai Hing Roast - may not tickle everyone's palate.

3 May 2012 - 12:00am

In Brief

Suicide leap over debts

A 43-year-old man with financial problems jumped to his death from Fung Hing House, Hing Wah Estate, Chai Wan, just before 12.30pm. Police said a suicide note was found on him.

23 May 2008 - 12:00am

Public housing tenants penalised

The Housing Authority recorded 2,653 cases of public housing tenants being given penalty points for hygiene offences for the year from October 2005. Kwai Chung Estate topped the list with 85, followed by Tai Hing Estate (62), Choi Hung Estate (59), Ping Tin Estate (57) and Tsui Ping South Estate (55).

25 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Old and new on offer in choice Wan Chai

Wan Chai is an old district providing plenty of choices for home seekers. For example, there are 700 square foot rundown premises costing little more than HK$1.2 million each, while similar-sized flats in new projects could cost more than HK$6 million.

11 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Wan Chai block set for redevelopment

Chinese Estates Holdings is preparing to demolish Tung Sang Building in Wan Chai and develop it into a commercial-residential tower.

Surveyors yesterday said the redevelopment project could cost about $307 million.

2 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Suitcase death: parents charged

The parents of a 10-year-old boy who died after he was left inside a suitcase in their Wan Chai flat appeared in court yesterday accused of killing him.

Tour guide Chu Wing-hon, 49, and his wife Koyo Takahashi, 34, showed no emotion as they appeared before Magistrate Li Wai-chi in Eastern Court to face a joint charge of murder.

19 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Murder suspect in court

An elderly man, charged with the murder of a man outside a restaurant at a Chai Wan housing estate, is escorted to court yesterday.

Yu Chung-jing, 75, is accused of murdering Kong Hung-piu on August 4 in a sitting-out area outside the Man Ho Kui restaurant at the Tsui Wan Estate Shopping Centre.

14 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

talk back

Q What elements would you like to see included in the Southorn redevelopment?

Your comments (City, March 25) on the initiatives undertaken by the Wan Chai District Council to involve the public in preparing the Southorn Playground Redevelopment Plan highlight the need to promote public participation in city planning.

29 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

A truer picture of redevelopment needed

Now that the real estate market is gaining strength, it is not surprising developers are reviving plans for projects that have been put on hold. Unfortunately for preservationists, the projects expected to go ahead include Chinese Estates Holdings' multibillion-dollar commercial and residential complex at the intersection of Wan Chai Road and Queen's Road East.

21 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Police turn up heat on Chai Wan rapist

Updated at 12.31pm: A $100,000 reward has been offered for information concerning a rape and robbery case in Chai Wan last January, police said on Thursday.

A 16-year-old girl was held up by a man at knife point near Hei Tsui House, Wan Tsui Estate on her way home on January 31 last year at about 5.30am.

9 Aug 2001 - 12:00am

Staircase death plunge

A man, 45, died when he plunged from a residential block in Wan Tsui Estate, Chai Wan. Police believe he fell from a staircase in Chak Tsui House at 4pm.

2 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Toy theft

Three teenagers were arrested for stealing a toy-vending machine from a shop at Hing Wah Estate, Chai Wan.

13 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Man stabbed at bus stop

A man, 30, allegedly injured his younger brother, 27, with a knife at a bus terminal near Sui Ming House, Siu Sai Wan Estate, Chai Wan, in a dispute over profits they earned from the sale of pirated CDs. The younger brother was treated and discharged at Eastern Hospital.

10 Feb 2000 - 12:00am

Man arrested

A 44-year-old man was last night arrested by police for allegedly slashing his four-year-old son with a strap of plastic tape at their home in Wan Tsui Estate, Chai Wan. The boy was treated and discharged at Eastern Hospital.

21 Dec 1999 - 12:00am