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Video: 5 tonnes of fireworks worth HK$8.8m destroyed at sea after display cancelled

Hong Kong’s Leisure and Cultural Services Department says that fireworks intended for Saturday’s cancelled Lunar New Year display have been destroyed for safety reasons. Five tonnes of fireworks, worth HK$8.8 million, were disposed of within 30 minutes from barges near the Soko Islands early on Saturday morning. The annual Victoria Harbour event was scrapped after […]