Gordon Wu, a long-time supporter of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, will be pleased to see so many youngsters in Hong Kong interested, and even gifted, in building bridges.Wednesday, 15 April, 2009, 12:00am
A multibillion-dollar expressway that will cut journey times between the airport and the northeastern New Territories may come into service this year, the transport minister said following the much-delayed completion yesterday of a key bridge.8 Apr 2009 - 12:00am
Seven teams of Hong Kong wonder students have qualified for the world finals of the Odyssey of the Mind competition in the United States after beating nearly 100 local rivals.
The annual competition challenges students' intelligence and creativity. The Hong Kong round took place on March 28 and 29 at The Hong Kong Institute of Education.6 Apr 2009 - 12:00am
Girl, 12, jumps to her death14 Mar 2009 - 12:00am
Almost 50 aircraft leaving the city over the past five years have failed to take the West Lamma flight route, a Civil Aviation Department requirement designed to reduce noise levels in urban areas.12 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
A team of Form Three students beat their senior rivals in a bridge-building competition organised by the University of Science and Technology.7 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's container volume grew just 1 per cent last year, its worst performance in seven years, and some experts believe shipments will decline this year at the steepest rate in at least 18 years.17 Jan 2009 - 12:00am
You can still make donations at the following venues:
Kerry Properties shopping malls and clubhouses: MegaBox, Mega Ice, Tavistock and Aigburth Clubhouse, Branksome Clubhouse
Grappa's Cellar in Jardine House and its Iuki Towers office
Pacific Coffee1 Jan 2009 - 12:00am
Woman injured by bus
A 78-year-old woman was injured when a bus reversed into her as she was crossing Kin Wah Street, North Point, at about 8.30am yesterday. She was taken conscious to Ruttonjee Hospital for treatment to her hand and face. Police said the bus driver passed a breathalyser test and no one was arrested.
Husband arrested over row16 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
The MTR Corporation will spend HK$27 million to give the 10-year-old Airport Express a facelift, with new seat covers and carpets.
And four stations along the Tung Chung line will be renovated, with Tsing Yi seeing one of the largest overhauls, MTR chief architect Wilfred Yeung Sze-wai said yesterday.16 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
A wheel broke off a moving taxi and rolled for about 300 metres before hitting and injuring a woman in Tsing Yi yesterday. The front wheel came off when the taxi was travelling on Chung Mei Road at 8.45am. The 66-year-old woman hit by the wheel was treated for minor injuries to her back, hand and head at Princess Margaret Hospital.26 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
A seriously-injured 81-year-old man was arrested last night on suspicion of murdering his 76-year-old wife in a fight in which the pair allegedly attacked each other with a hammer and chopper.11 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
The knife-wielding man shot in the buttocks by police outside a public housing estate in Tsing Yi earlier this month had jumped bail in another assault case, Tsuen Wan Court heard yesterday. Wheelchair-bound Wong Chak-hoi, 27, entered no plea when he appeared in court yesterday. Both cases were postponed to November 21.25 Oct 2008 - 12:00am
Millions of cubic metres of contaminated sediment will be dredged from the seabed at Kwai Chung to allow larger vessels to dock, but an academic warns the move may pose an environmental danger.24 Oct 2008 - 12:00am
Man, 19, jumps from 15th floor
A 19-year-old man plunged to his death from the 15th-floor staircase of On Chiu House, Cheung On Estate, Tsing Yi, at 3.15am. A suicide note was found at his home.16 Oct 2008 - 12:00am