Tsim Sha Tsui

Customs nab Tsim Sha Tsui trader who misled shoppers over price of Chinese herbs

About 10 per cent of complaints received by customs between July and the end of last year were linked to shops selling dried seafood and Chinese herbs. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Customers were pressured into paying more than ten times the price they expected after confusing use of different measurements.

Thursday, 13 March, 2014, 7:38pm 1 comment

Hotlines spring up for China VIPs to buy luxury goods amid anti-graft drive

A shopping mall in Shanghai. Photo: Xinhua

I was back in Shanghai for a quick trip recently and dropped by several big shopping centres on Nanjing Road, one of the mainland's busiest streets. Ironically, these shopping centres - and, in particular, the big luxury brand shops inside - didn't look busy at all. They were almost empty.

22 Jul 2013 - 7:25am 2 comments

Tsim Sha Tsui congestion unacceptable

Traffic jam at Hung Hom Cross-Harbour Tunnel in Tsim Sha Tsui. Photo: Felix Wong

I note that Shalom Levy ("HK risks being held hostage to Occupy Central troublemakers", May 31) gives his address as Tsim Sha Tsui. Does he ever go out?

11 Jun 2013 - 1:44am 4 comments

Six injured in Tsim Sha Tsui gang violence

Five men were arrested, aged 25 to 43, after a brawl broke out involving at least two dozen people in Tsim Sha Tsui’s Minden Avenue.

22 Apr 2013 - 1:10pm

Government issues warnings over Falun Gong 'banner war'

A Food and Environmental Hygiene Department official puts up a letter demanding the banners' removal. Photo: Felix Wong

The government has promised to step up enforcement against unauthorised banners in the city, in a move that is seen as a bid to bring an end to the bitter banner war between the Falun Gong spiritual movement and a pro-establishment group.

3 Apr 2013 - 5:44am 7 comments

Numbers surge at Beat the Banana race in TST

Little kids and big kids go bananas on the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade yesterday in the eighth Beat the Banana charity run. With a new 1km children's route, more than 1,600 bananas did the run - watched by people dressed as corn, strawberries and other healthy treats. The race raises money for cancer prevention awareness. Photo: Nora Tam

A big banana and a little banana ran down Tsim Sha Tsui harbour front yesterday chased by hundreds of people dressed in yellow. It was the eighth year of "Hong Kong's wackiest race" which raises money for awareness about cancer prevention.

18 Mar 2013 - 4:44am

Facelift for three Hong Kong harbourfront areas

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Photo: Sam Tsang

Kai Tak, Tsim Sha Tsui and the waterfront along the northern shore of Hong Kong Island will be the first areas to be revamped by the harbour authority that will be formed by June next year, the South China Morning Post has learned.

18 Jan 2013 - 9:44am 3 comments

Kary Ng helps relaunch Adidas Tsim Sha Tsui store

Kary Ng. Photo: SCMP

Adidas' 18,000 sq ft flagship Tsim Sha Tsui store has reopened after a facelift, in time for the festive shopping season.

The sportswear brand celebrated the sixth anniversary of the branch this year, and the reopening on Tuesday attracted not just celebrity fans but also plenty of passing shoppers.

22 Nov 2012 - 4:47am

Game on

Game on

Come out and play with the season's minimalist sports aesthetic.

17 Nov 2012 - 11:13pm

Something new: artistically licensed

Elisabetta Rogai at work.

We've seen how food can be turned into art, with New Zealand artist Maurice Bennett's recreation of Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa - which hangs in the K11 mall in Tsim Sha Tsui - made entirely from toast, for example. Now, Italy's Elisabetta Rogai is going to show us what can be done with wine.

10 Nov 2012 - 11:31pm

Absolute power

Absolute power

Strong shoulders and striking outlines - this season, it's all about dramatic silhouettes.

10 Nov 2012 - 11:30pm

Harbour masters


Take in the breathtaking view while sampling some of the best cuisine in town.

15 Nov 2012 - 12:44am

Shop owners rage at pre-Christmas eviction from Tsim Sha Tsui galleria

Posters on display in the DNA Galleria in Tsim Sha Tsui as part of a protest by tenants against their eviction. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Tenants of the DNA Galleria shopping mall in Tsim Sha Tsui say they have been evicted with just over a month's notice after their landlord ignored their appeals to be allowed to stay until after the Christmas season.

5 Nov 2012 - 5:45am 1 comment

Behind the label: SALT.

Behind the label: SALT.

Who started it? California frame-making brand SALT. was established in 2006 by eyewear industry veterans. Designed in America and handcrafted in Japan, SALT. frames are a marriage of maximum luxury and minimalist design.


3 Nov 2012 - 11:30pm

Get it on

Get it on

Ramp up the sex appeal with form-fitting corsetry and glistening embellishments.

3 Nov 2012 - 11:51pm