Tuen Mun Ferry Pier

Leung is forced to flee meeting

New Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying was forced to abandon a town hall meeting and make a hasty exit under heavy police escort after activists stormed his meet-the-public session in Tuen Mun last night.

Tuesday, 3 July, 2012, 12:00am

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Comix and the City

Comix Home Base exhibition with works by a stellar cast of local comics artists and animators, including Ma Wing-shing, Zunzi, Yeung Hok-tak and Alice Mak Kar-bik. Daily (until Friday, May 26), 10am-8pm, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, free. Inquiries: 2582 0200

Tuen Mun Town Hall 25th Anniversary Fun Day

20 May 2012 - 12:00am

New rail lines planned

The city can expect to see three railway projects, all in the New Territories, starting from 2020 under a proposal set to underpin the next stage of rail development.

All three are likely to require huge subsidies due to the dispersed populations and low-density housing in the areas they serve, officials warn.

21 Apr 2012 - 12:00am


Property sales hit highest monthly level since June

28 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Buyers flock to Tuen Mun in search of bargain flats

Homebuyers and investors are bargain-hunting for flats in Tuen Mun, where prices have lagged the rest of Hong Kong for more than a decade.

The buyers are betting that prices in the area are due to play catch-up as a result of the coming launch of a big project at Tuen Mun station and the overall improvement under way in infrastructure in the area, agents say.

21 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Drugged driver takes fearful passengers on wild ride

A minibus driver was arrested for drug-driving after a panicked passenger called police for help early yesterday during a horror ride from Jordan to Tuen Mun.

Passengers said the red-topped minibus swung erratically for about half an hour after leaving a Jordan terminal at 1.30am.

31 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

High points

It has become a habit for many Hongkongers to seize the opportunity to travel during festive periods. But for families who elect to enjoy the Christmas and New Year holidays at home, the city offers plenty of things to do and places to go. There is so much going on that some people, like author Cindy Miller Stephens and her family, say they never travel during this period.

18 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

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Today (Dec 18)

Tom Lee Music Carnival

Kumi Masunaga leads a drum circle, 2pm-3.30pm; Our Lady of China Catholic Primary School's Chimes Ensemble performs, 3.30pm-3.50pm; five local indie bands perform, 3.50pm-6pm, Piazza Area C, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, free. Inquiries: 2737 7685

Yuen Long Theatre Christmas Fun Day

18 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

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Cozy Stories for Families: Animals Carnivals

4 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Bridge bosses call up 5,000 extra workers

Five thousand extra construction workers will be hired to speed up the building of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, so that the longdelayed project meets its original deadline.

Labourers will be asked to work overtime and extra construction machinery will be brought in to hit the megaproject's deadline of late 2016, said a Transport Department spokeswoman.

25 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Tuen Mun faces congestion nightmare

Traffic in Tuen Mun will get very crowded after the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge opens in 2016 because the construction of two link roads meant to siphon off vehicles will be delayed, lawmakers were told yesterday.

24 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

A Handful of Snow

Yuen Siu-fai (far left with Wan Fai-yin) directs, scripts and performs in a Cantonese opera production set in the Ming dynasty about constancy, integrity and sacrifice involving a prized goblet made of white jade. In Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles.

3 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

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DB Backyard Bazaar

Handmade Hong Kong's market with arts and crafts made by more than 80 artists. Noon-7pm, Discovery Bay Plaza, Discovery Bay, admission free. www.handmadehongkong.com

Audition Call

18 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Tuen Mun quick off mark but Caroliners dismiss loss

Powerhouses South China extended their poor run of form into the new season when they were stunned 2-1 by Tuen Mun in their opening match in the BMA First Division at Hong Kong Stadium yesterday.

11 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

The Link plans more mall upgrades

The Link is planning to spend more than HK$300 million refurbishing its three shopping centres in Tin Shui Wai and Tuen Mun following a HK$400 million overhaul at its biggest mall in Lok Fu.

26 Apr 2011 - 12:00am