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Public Housing Estates in Tseung Kwan O

Ice addict in Tseung Kwan O chopper attacks is jailed 5 years

A drug addict who attacked four strangers in a two-day chopping spree in Tseung Kwan O last year was jailed for five years yesterday.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 3:47am

Letters

Revive Home Ownership Scheme

The Hong Kong Civic Association has noted from the media that the chief executive has been actively looking around the SAR for suitable sites for public housing. Also in regard to future Home Ownership Scheme (HOS) flats, he will be addressing this issue in his October Legislative Council policy address.

27 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Housing estates plunged into darkness

A suspected technical fault at a China Light and Power substation triggered a fire and cut the power supply to several estates in Tseung Kwan O last night for up to 45 minutes. The fire in Po Lam Lane affected estates including Metro City, Verbena Heights, the Pinnacle, Well On Garden, Po Lam and Tsui Lam. Calls for assistance were received from residents stranded in stopped lifts.

11 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Bidder pledges to leave visual corridor on site

A developer interested in bidding for a Tseung Kwan O residential site today has answered an environmental group's call in promising to leave a visual corridor on the site to avoid wall-like buildings.

The unnamed developer told Green Sense it would identify itself before the auction starts.

22 Feb 2010 - 12:00am

Public demand to set pace of HOS flat sales

Future sales of the Home Ownership Scheme flats will depend on the public response to the latest batch, Secretary for Transport and Housing Eva Cheng said yesterday.

31 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Latest batch of HOS flats touted as a bargain

Bargain hunters have something to look forward to amid the world record HK$71,280 per sq ft that was paid for a Mid-Levels flat.

The latest batch of Home Ownership Scheme (HOS) flats will be released this month.

16 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

Search for hit-and-run driver

Police were searching for a driver who sped away after hitting a 43-year-old woman at the junction of Sheung Heung Road and Ha Heung Road, To Kwa Wan, at 1.50pm yesterday. The woman was treated at Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Police hunt arsonist

3 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Mobile boost in country parks

14 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Public housing units at Kai Tak questioned

Preliminary plans for development of the former airport site at Kai Tak will go before the Town Planning Board today, amid reservations about allocating plots of the valuable land for public housing.

23 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

City Briefs

Teacher and woman found dead in separate cases

7 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Police searching for missing 15-year-old girl

Updated at 5.27pm: Police on Monday appealed to the public to provide information on the whereabouts of a 15-year-old girl reported missing in Tseung Kwan O.

A spokesman said the missing girl's name is Leung Ching.

Leung Ching was last seen at her home in Hau Tak Estate, Tseung Kwan O on May 24. She was later report missing by her mother.

1 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Husband attacks wife with hammer during row

A woman was in critical condition in Queen Elizabeth Hospital yesterday after her husband attacked her with a hammer at their Tseung Kwan O home, police said.

The woman, 31, was found lying in a pool of blood on the floor when police officers arrived at the flat at Wo Yat House in Wo Ming Court at 10.30am. She had suffered serious head injuries.

10 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

New post office opens in Tseung Kwan O

Updated at 1.35pm: A new post office opened on Monday in Choi Ming Shopping Centre in Tseung Kwan O, Hongkong Post said.

The new Choi Ming Post Office has brought the total number of branch post offices in Hong Kong to 133.

6 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Inspectors check 1,000 flats at estate where slab fell

The Housing Department inspected about 1,000 three-bedroom flats in a Tseung Kwan O home ownership estate early this month after a large concrete slab for holding an air conditioner fell two floors from one of the units.

19 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Boy, 12, leaps to his death at shopping centre

A 12-year-old jumped to his death from a shopping centre in Tseung Kwan O after being caught by his parents skipping lessons.

Liu Cheuk-yin, a Form One pupil at Tang Ying Hei College, left the family's home on the Sheung Tak Estate in Tseung Kwan O at 8am, saying he was going to school, but a teacher phoned at 9am to say he had not arrived.

28 May 2004 - 12:00am

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