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  1. News - Hong Kong - WILDLIFE

    WWF adds third water buffalo to Mai Po Nature Reserve

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... in 2006-07. Another area where the grass was cut manually had 11 birds. Then the buffaloes were introduced: "Siu Mai" in 2006 and "Wo Muk" three years later. The number of birds per hectare rose to 18, in 2006-07, in areas where Siu Mai was at work. "The first stage was successful, but the grass was not short enough. Perhaps Siu Mai's appetite was not big ...

  2. Mystery of the Korean DMZ

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... numbers have increased by between 10 and 15 per cent. In the 2004-05 season there were 1,475 birds, in 2005-06 there were 1,679. But the 2006-07 season has seen a rise to only 1,760 birds. Mr Yu ... The recovery has been aided by close co-ordination between Japan, Taiwan, the mainland and Hong Kong. Hong Kong and Taiwan provide shelter for 70 per cent of the birds in winter, but little is known ...

  3. Electric car exemption extended

    Posted Mar 08th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... been extended on three occasions in 1997-98, 2000-01 and 2003-04. A government spokesman said the 2006 exemption would be effective until March 31, 2009. It was proposed in the 2006-07 ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 5.31pm: Motorists who use electric cars in Hong Kong will be exempt from a registration tax on their cars for three years, according to a new resolution passed ...

  4. Poisons alert ahead of spring cleaning

    Posted Feb 02nd 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... in snacks like chips, and warmer pads used to keep out the winter chill, had been mistaken as food by children and elderly people. Public hospitals saw five cases in 2006-07 of elderly people ... of the Hong Kong Poison Information Centre. 'Household bleach commonly contains low concentrations of sodium hypochlorite,' Dr Tse said. 'When mixed with household toilet bowl cleaner, ...

  5. Some 'energy-saving' modes may not save energy at all, WWF says

    Posted Feb 21st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... holidays, instead of being left in the standby mode,' he said. Of the total power consumption in Hong Kong's offices of 479 GWh in 2006-07, 12 per cent was used in powering devices left ...

  6. Restaurants to see cuts in sewage surcharge

    Posted Mar 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a total of HK$700 million in sewage charges and a further HK$210 million in surcharges from businesses in 2006-07. The source said officials aimed to propose the revised surcharge ... simplified the appeal procedures to make the process more affordable. Howard Lo Hoi-wan, of the Association of Hong Kong Catering Services Management, welcomed the surcharge decrease but hoped ...

  7. Scheme eases hospital energy bills, but far from breaking even

    Posted Jan 14th 2008, 12:00am by Kelly Chan

    ... But compared with the HK$650 million the 41 public hospitals spent on electricity in 2006-07, the money saved was less than 1 per cent. Yuen Pak-leung, the authority's engineering boss, said some ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    ‘Hundreds of graves’ lying in Hong Kong's country parks and green belts

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 02:19pm

    ... on 500 sites over 4,000 hectares across the New Territories. That compares to just 800 hectares set aside for most of Hong Kong’s non-indigenous villager population for cemeteries and crematoriums. “Hong Kong land is already so scarce, but indigenous villagers can still buy and expand grave sites? This is an unfair land-use policy on the part of the government,” league founder Chu ...

  9. Angry bees sting 13 people after football hits hive

    Posted Aug 24th 2003, 12:00am by Marcal Joanilho

    ... part in a soccer training session at the Hong Kong Sports Institute and were taking a break near the river bank when they were attacked at 4.30pm. Reports from the scene said someone had kicked a football into a nearby tree which hit a beehive, sending a swarm of bees towards the group of children and their parents. The victims ran for cover, but 13 of them - six girls, one boy, four women ...

  10. Emissions at least on par with US: official

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... to reduce emissions and increase reliance on renewable energy Throughout the mainland last year, authorities shut down: 11,200 coal mines The energy saved by key enterprises in 2006-07 equalled: ...




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