Regent Hotel

What the broker said...

New World Development develops and invests in real estate, manages hotels and provides construction, infrastructure and telecommunications services.

Sunday, 30 September, 2001, 12:00am

Regent Hotel evacuated

About 700 guests and staff were evacuated from the Regent Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui when a fan burst into flames in the restaurant's kitchen.

8 Nov 2000 - 12:00am

Robber shot

Police shot dead a robber following a raid on the Cartier jewellery store in the Regent Hotel shopping arcade, Tsim Sha Tsui. Lam Ngai-chun, 32, who also fired several shots, was said to have been hit at least twice in the neck and body. A policeman was injured in a scuffle. Jewellery and watches worth $5.5 million were recovered near a stolen car with false licence plates.

10 May 1999 - 12:00am

Crowds should have been told

On the night of July 1, the fireworks were spectacular, however, the whole thing was badly organised.

5 Jul 1997 - 12:00am

Helmut finds a hotel that fits

It's been a long trip for German Chancellor Helmut Kohl, who popped into Hong Kong on Friday after visiting New Zealand, Australia and Brunei.

So he must have been glad to rest his head and feet simultaneously in the penthouse at the Regent Hotel.

11 May 1997 - 12:00am

Local talent strut their stuff

IT is a continuing struggle for Hong Kong designers to gain recognition locally. One annual event showcases some of the industry's feats and flops for the season to come.

3 Oct 1995 - 12:00am

Vogue's gallery

HOW do you judge the year's 10 Best-Dressed Personalities in Hong Kong? Do you start by defining ''best-dressed'' and ''personality''? Are points slashed for every visible megabucks label . . . piled on for local designer garb? Spare yourself the tedium of mulling over these imponderables.

2 Oct 1993 - 12:00am

Students display professional poise

BOLDLY inventive and sheerly professional - this was the overall impression left by the fashion show given by students receiving the Sha Tin Technical Institute's Diploma in Design Fashion this year.

The impressive graduation show was held recently at the Regent Hotel.

15 Jul 1993 - 12:00am