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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Experts urged to improve collaboration to combat air pollution

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 06:31pm

    ... the data and we also need to understand the systems other people have set up to verify the data,” undersecretary for the environment Christine Loh Kung-wai said. Greater scientific expertise would ... and the city’s new Air Quality Health Objectives stipulate that 40mcg per cubic metre is the maximum acceptable level. Loh acknowledged the threat from roadside pollution and touted government efforts ...

  2. Think-tank unveils vision for cleaner air

    Posted Sep 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the following five years. 'We are not saying the government hasn't done anything,' said Civic Exchange's chief executive officer, Christine Loh Kung-wai. The group said it had yet ... On international efforts, Ms Loh, who is also a member of the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing board, said it was time for the city to consider its financial sector's role in carbon trading and clean ...

  3. WHO rules offer way to clear the air

    Posted May 16th 2006, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... and an academic said yesterday. Lobbyist Christine Loh Kung-wai, chief executive of the Civic Exchange think-tank, urged the administration to be more active in controlling air pollution. 'The statistics on our air quality we have from the monitor stations is only a licence to pollute,' Ms Loh said, referring to the current guidelines for particulate pollution, which have not been ...

  4. Clearing the air

    Posted Jun 08th 2006, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... Christine Loh At last, fighting pollution has moved up the chief executive's policy agenda. I look forward to Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's report about his discussions ... to the public. Christine Loh Kung-wai is chief executive of the think-tank Civic Exchange. cloh@civic-exchange.org ...

  5. A shopping list for Beijing

    Posted Apr 20th 2006, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... Christine Loh China's foreign exchange reserves are now above US$800 billion- the most accumulated by any country. But this does not make China a rich country, or even a moderately ... occupational and public health into account- would be the wisest development path for the mainland. Early action will reduce the very large bill that is already looming on our horizon. Christine Loh ...

  6. Clear priorities

    Posted May 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... Christine Loh cloh@civic-exchange.org Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau must eventually set up a joint air monitoring structure to ensure the proper control of pollution and protection ... of health, you need to multitask. And we definitely need to tighten air quality standards to drive change. Hong Kong is still taking its time here. Christine Loh Kung-wai is chief executive ...

  7. It's crystal clear

    Posted Apr 05th 2007, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... Christine Loh There is yet more confirmation that Hongkongers are extremely concerned about air pollution. First, a long-time resident is taking a case to court against the government ... guidelines- when the city's own emissions dominate. So, let's get the job done. Christine Loh Kung-wai is chief executive of the think-tank Civic Exchange ...

  8. HK blamed for most air pollution

    Posted Mar 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... the 53 per cent of days, we can have more days when we can see blue sky,' he said. Civic Exchange chief executive officer Christine Loh Kung-wai said reducing emissions in Hong Kong would ...

  9. Will and power

    Posted Feb 24th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... public-health concerns as the main objective.' The chief executive of the think-tank Civic Exchange, Christine Loh Kung-wai, said it was simply a matter of whether there was enough political will, ... in the '70s, and Tokyo has done it.' Does Ms Loh think Hong Kong has started down that path yet? 'I don't see it, do you?' she said. One place where those first steps are made ...

  10. Pollution fight blasted as superficial

    Posted Jun 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as solutions. But it was estimated it would take more than 10 years before the city met the new World Health Organisation guidelines, which take effect in September. Christine Loh Kung-Wai, who runs ...




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