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It's all bad news when vendors are forced from their regular spots

Friendly competition is the name of the game for Chan Tsing-hong and Pang Oi-ling, who have been running their side-by-side news-stands in Portland Street, Kowloon, for more than a decade.

Thursday, 26 May, 2011, 12:00am

It's all bad news when vendors are forced from their regular spots

Friendly competition is the name of the game for Chan Tsing-hong and Pang Oi-ling, who have been running their side-by-side news-stands in Portland Street, Kowloon, for more than a decade.

Now the hard-working 65-year-olds have been told to move on because of nearby building renovations, with no promise of a return.

26 May 2011 - 12:00am

Mid-Levels spot gets added security

The Leisure and Cultural Services Department has stepped up security at a Stubbs Road lookout point in Mid-Levels after Cable TV reported that some people had run illegal commercial photo-taking services for tourists there. Some of the photographers even barred tourists from taking pictures, saying they had to pay them to take pictures.

9 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

On the spot

Beauty spots

A 'spot' usually means a zit on your face. But what sort of spots are these?

1 a beauty spot

a. a really attractive place in the countryside

b. a place in town where there are a lot of people

2 a black spot

a. a place where people go to ride horses

30 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

King Spot keeps up progress

LOCAL handler Gary Ng Ting-keung has done a good job over the past few seasons with his low grade handicapper, King Spot, placing him to win five times from 33 starts and amassing over $1.1 million in prize money - what a place to own horses.

15 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

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