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  1. Help clear the air- drop polluters from your portfolio

    Posted Dec 18th 2007, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... include some well-known companies listed in Hong Kong. According to Trucost, the 10 worst polluters in Asia include Hong Kong's CLP, mainland electricity generators Huaneng, China Resources ... with Tom Holland Hong Kongers would happily pay good money to breathe cleaner air, a new survey shows. Cleaner air is certainly a desirable thing, especially at the moment when it is all ...

  2. Chamber asking big firms to come clean on pollutants

    Posted Apr 25th 2006, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Major companies will soon be called on to identify the type and amount of air pollutants they emit and come up with measures to reduce emissions. An alliance of business groups spearheaded by the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce is drafting the guidelines. Leaders are expected to meet tomorrow to finalise the action plan for Project Clean Air, launched by the chamber ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Apr 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Howard Winn It's alarming when people can't see the smog for the pollution One of the odd things about Hong Kong's poor air quality is that a lot of people are relatively ... from the mainland, where the air is even worse than here. Canning a banker bet as top earner Good to see that Canning Fok Kin-ning is not losing his touch and remains Hong Kong's highest ...

  4. Blue skies

    Posted Sep 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Greens urged the government to do more to clean up our air on the same day CLP Power axed plans for a new gas terminal. Is CLP's decision significant and what more can officials do to curb pollution? Write to us. ...

  5. More overseas SMEs open offices in Hong Kong

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the challenge of pollution and a shortage of places in international schools in Hong Kong. ... May Chan may.chan@scmp.com Weakening domestic demand has prompted a growing number of international small- and medium-sized enterprises to open offices in Hong Kong to tap into robust ...

  6. Grand China Airlines eyes US$2b as a Hong Kong red-chip listing

    Posted Apr 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... according to chairman Chen Feng. Grand China Air is the holding firm of four domestic carriers- Hainan Airlines, Shanxi Airlines, Hong Kong-based Hong Kong Airline and cargo carrier Hong Kong ... and China Southern Airlines, all of which are traded in Hong Kong. Hainan Air reported a profit of 181.6 million yuan for last year, reversing a loss of 215.8 million yuan in 2005, as it booked ...

  7. HKMEx airs plans for gold, copper yuan futures

    Posted Mar 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com The Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange (HKMEx) plans to launch yuan-denominated copper and gold futures contracts in the first half of this year, ... authorities prohibit Chinese nationals from trading derivatives outside the mainland and Hong Kong. 'There is a rising need for Asian-focused products as market participants in the region ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Jun 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of meals. On a 14-hour flight to Italy that left Hong Kong at midnight, the main meal was served at 2.30am Hong Kong time, at a time when most passengers had already fallen asleep. The only other ... people on board were likely to have boarded after dinner and would need another meal not two hours after boarding but at least eight hours later, corresponding to the next morning Hong Kong time. ...

  9. Caesium-137 detected in air at King's Park

    Posted Apr 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee The Observatory has detected for the first time the radioactive Caesium-137 in Hong Kong air. The substance was detected in the air sample on Friday and Saturday in King's ... to decay to half its original value. Professor Lee Chack-fan, an expert in earthquake risk management at the University of Hong Kong, said it was unlikely the minute concentration ...

  10. Fair numbers up despite air chaos

    Posted May 05th 2010, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... of visitors from Europe tumbled 20per cent as a result of the disruption to air traffic from the Iceland volcanic eruption. The HKTDC had estimated Hong Kong's exports would grow 5 per cent ... Denise Tsang The volcanic ash cloud that enveloped Europe took its toll among exhibitors and buyers during Hong Kong's peak sourcing season last month, but representatives from ...




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