Riviera Gardens

Tsuen Wan flat sales rise after waterfront site goes for high price

The Tsuen Wan waterfront land sale triggered a jump in the number of transactions in Luk Yeung Sun Chuen.

Home sales volumes in Tsuen Wan were boosted last week by bargain hunters betting that the high price paid for a waterfront site in the area would drive flat values higher.

Wednesday, 30 January, 2013, 4:07am

Security guard, 65, dies in building plunge after being told to retire

A 65-year-old man plunged to his death from a Tsuen Wan building after he was told he would have to retire later this month.

Yau Cheung-him, father of a 16-year-old boy, was found lying outside a block in Riviera Gardens Estate in Yi Lok Street. He had worked as a security guard in the estate for about six years.

2 Feb 2001 - 12:00am

Robbers steal store's security video

Police suspect robbers who raided a Tsuen Wan convenience store last week raided a second shop yesterday and took away the closed circuit television videotape that might incriminate them.

2 Feb 2000 - 12:00am

Owner attacked

The owner of a currency exchange shop was hit over the head by two men and robbed of 90,000 yuan in Riviera Gardens, Tsuen Wan. He was taken to Yan Chai Hospital.

31 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Store robbed

Four men escaped with $600 and food from a convenience store in Riviera Gardens, Tsuen Wan, after tying up two employees at knifepoint.

27 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

NT resumption branded unlawful

The Government's decision to take back certain New Territories land for the West Rail project is unlawful, according to a court action launched yesterday.

1 Oct 1999 - 12:00am

Death plunge

A 32-YEAR-OLD man surnamed Ng, who was diagnosed with cancer three years ago, fell to his death from the Riviera Gardens apartment complex in Tsuen Wan.

11 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Riviera spoiled by foul air

I RESIDE in one of the most livable housing estates in Hong Kong - Riviera Gardens in Tsuen Wan district. We have a swimming pool, basketball court, soccer pitch, tennis courts, a beautiful garden and playground for children, and a private club with various facilities.

11 Jul 1995 - 12:00am

Body of girl identified

A 14-YEAR-OLD girl, murdered when she was dragged along the ground and run over by a vehicle in Tsing Yi, was last night identified as Ho Wing-sze.

Wing-sze was last seen at about 9 pm on Sunday as she left a flat in Riviera Gardens near Tsing Yi Bridge. Her partially-naked, battered body was discovered in a container truck park later that night.

16 Nov 1994 - 12:00am

Car park row

THE owner of two car park spaces in Tsuen Wan is being sued for gazumping. It is alleged he increased the price from $435,000 to $660,000 after signing a provisional sales agreement and accepting a deposit. The Supreme Court writ said Cheng Chi-yam, the registered owner of the property at Riviera Gardens, entered the agreement with Tsang Ying-wai last December 30.

1 May 1994 - 12:00am

Drugs raid nets former policeman

A FORMER policeman was among three people arrested for drug trafficking by east Kowloon detectives on Thursday night.

Two men and a woman aged between 22 and 33 were stopped at Wing Shun Street, Tsuen Wan, at 10 pm after a month of surveillance.

3 Apr 1993 - 12:00am