Salisbury Road, Hong Kong

In Brief

Wallets stolen in spray attack

Two men aged 21 and 22 were robbed of their wallets and mobile phones after a man using an unidentified spray attacked them on the Tsim Sha Tsui East Promenade yesterday.

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 12:00am

The $100 date

ARE YOU AS bored as we are of talking and thinking incessantly about Sars? Enough, no more. Let's focus on something far more fun, like going on a date. All you need is someone to go with - boyfriend/girlfriend/best friend/anyone who you can have a laugh with - and $100.

27 Apr 2003 - 12:00am

Road still used as refuse point

I have made Hong Kong my home for the past nine years, and I have generally been happy here. But every so often, government stupidity really gets me.

28 Mar 2001 - 12:00am

A Day on the Star Ferry

06.45 The second ferry of the day heads across a quiet harbour to Tsim Sha Tsui, connecting two of the busiest places on earth.

07.30 A desperate, Kowloon-side commuter in danger of missing the boat.

08.10 An eight-minute morning meditation on the lower deck.

11.00 Coining it in at the turnstiles.

2 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

Handbags theft

Designer handbags and office equipment worth $535,000 were stolen from an office in Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui.

7 Apr 1999 - 12:00am

50 storm into pub

Police made ten arrests after 50 men, mostly of South Asian origin, stormed a pub in Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui, early today and caused damage put at $60,000.

22 Feb 1999 - 12:00am

Old building important to local community

I and the association of which I am chairman are trying to preserve an old British-made former fire station in Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui (next to the YMCA).

31 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Harbour body

POLICE are trying to identify a woman, aged 25 to 35, whose body was found floating in the harbour near the International Mail Centre at Tsim Sha Tsui East.

7 Jul 1996 - 12:00am

$1m gems haul

A gang robbed a man of $1 million in diamonds in a building in Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui.

7 Jun 1996 - 12:00am

Refund for workers

Forty Fujianese workers stranded in Hong Kong received a $187,800 refund from a Tsim Sha Tsui travel agency after they failed to travel to Dubai last week when their job offers fell through.

27 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Tragic punter

A GOLD workshop supervisor, 45, believed to have gambling debts was found hanged in his office at Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui.

13 Oct 1995 - 12:00am


SEVEN youths and two teenage girls were arrested in a punch-up in Tsim Sha Tsui yesterday. The row began when the girls called their friends after a dispute with three men in the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade.

5 Jun 1995 - 12:00am