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Quarry Bay

'Chimney effect' theory in Quarry Bay blaze

The fire department has set up a special task force to investigate a fire on Wednesday night in a 47-year-old commercial-residential block in King's Road, Quarry Bay.

Friday, 16 November, 2012, 3:58am

Six remain in hospital after Quarry Bay fire

Six people remained in hospital on Thursday after a fire at a residential building in Quarry Bay left 100 residents homeless.

Part of the 25-storey Chung Hing Mansion on King’s Road was still cordoned off on Thursday as firemen searched for clues to how the blaze began on Wednesday around 10pm.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Level-four blaze breaks out in Quarry Bay, 8 injured

Scores of firemen were early today struggling to contain a serious fire in a residential building in Quarry Bay, which left at least eight people injured.

All of the injured were sent to Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital for treatment. 

15 Nov 2012 - 8:15am

Hong Kong banks and bankers seek cheaper rents

Banks and bankers are on the move in Hong Kong, searching for less expensive corporate and personal digs as the city's rents head ever higher.

19 Oct 2012 - 12:05pm

Flat frenzy sees sales up 60pc this month

Home sales in the secondary market have surged 60 per cent this month, triggered by a buying frenzy across the board, with Midland Realty offering generous incentives to lure agents away from rivals to strengthen its sales team.

17 Aug 2012 - 5:53am

Magician Avon Lee eyes record-breaking feat at Cityplaza show

Local magician Avon Lee Hang-chai is constantly pushing the envelope. After breaking the record for the "most teleportation illusions performed in one minute" last year, Lee will attempt to break a new record this summer.

From August 23 to 26, Lee will try to add "most costume change illusions in one minute by an individual" to his list of triumphs.

13 Aug 2012 - 12:04pm

Profit up 3.8pc at Swire Properties

Swire Properties, which owns Pacific Place in Admiralty and Island East in Quarry Bay, says strong positive rental revision means a slowdown in office leasing activity has little impact on the performance of its investment property portfolio.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:23pm

Lai See

Zimmerman receives an offer he can refuse

15 Aug 2012 - 11:07pm

Crocodile clothing brand marks 60 years with a suitably snappy 3-D work of art

Hong Kong casual wear brand Crocodile is celebrating its 60th anniversary with an exhibition featuring a 3-D painting by mainland artist Qi Xinghua.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:07pm


Tuesday, August 7: Chamber of Hong Kong Listed Companies talk: 'Briefing on SFC guidelines on disclosure of inside information'. Central Plaza, Wan Chai.

Thursday, August 9: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Smart tips for small businesses: Protecting your online identity'. Dorset House, Taikoo Place.

28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am