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  1. Breath of fresh air

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Visit our podcast forum at podcasting.scmp.com today to listen to views and suggestions on what Hong Kong should do to tackle the choking problem of air pollution ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that cannot sustain them. Norman de Brackinghe, Pok Fu Lam Rationalise use of private cars in city We have had to endure air pollution in Hong Kong for many years. This is caused by different factors, ... their research through the use of the park's state-of-the-art facilities. The park provides tenants with a dynamic environment, which will help Hong Kong become a world-class, hi-tech hub. It would ...

  3. How kids stay healthy with Hong Kong's lack of fitness space and pools in schools

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Julie McGuire family.post@scmp.com We have just moved to Hong Kong from Australia. I am appalled by the lack of space in my daughter's school for games. It doesn't have a swimming pool, either. I think fitness and health should be a high priority. What can I do? Hong Kong is a crowded and busy place, and it is often the case that schools operate in very cramped ...

  4. Champions of democracy

    Posted Jul 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong people marched for democracy yesterday, braving a record July 1 temperature of 34.6 degrees and an air pollution reading of 114. Organisers said 530,000 people took part, while the police estimate was 200,000. More than 650 people needed medical care and 43 were treated in hospital. ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Sep 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that Hong Kong and most of the PRD were enjoying air of 'grade 2'; 'Pollutant concentrations are generally within the air quality standards.' What further evidence is required ... Hong Kong's air pollution is available on the web, after a few minutes of simple searching, the government covers up the danger by continuing with outdated 'air pollution ...

  6. Hong Kong is the best city to live in, new ranking system finds

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... scoring relatively poorly for pollution and cultural assets, Hong Kong scored strongly in the density, green space and natural assets categories. Lovato ranked it first out of 70 cities. ... a United Nations database. Lovato also measured cultural assets, flight connections, isolation from other large cities, and pollution. Lovato's system gave Hong Kong a score of 87.8 out ...

  7. Events

    Posted Apr 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or a bubble?' Foreign Correspondents' Club. Wednesday, April 14: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'How air pollution is eroding Hong Kong's health and competitiveness'. Hong ... Tomorrow: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast on RMB business: 'RMB business in Hong Kong'. Hong Kong Club. British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Networking: How to build ...

  8. Hong Kong firms pay the most for business airfares

    Posted May 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com The cost of business travel airfares for Hong Kong firms is the highest in the world, a report by Concur, a US provider of travel and expense management services says. In its second global report on corporate spending on travel and entertainment (T&E), Concur reveals that the average cost of airfare in Hong Kong is US$1,112, while in India ...

  9. HK may be polluted, but its liberal attitudes are a winner

    Posted Sep 10th 2010, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... came in first among Asian cities, notching up 28th place in Mercer's global quality-of-life league table. Hong Kong's slide down the ladder was blamed on its sky-high pollution ... with Tom Holland In an opinion piece carried in Wednesday's edition of the South China Morning Post, the head of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, Alex Fong, bemoaned ...

  10. Question of the week: Do you think Hong Kong is overwhelmed by consumerism?

    Posted May 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Faristha Fathima, 14, St Margaret's Co-Ed English Secondary and Primary School Most Hong Kong people get a high salary. The more they earn, the more they spend. They buy the latest ... the government should introduce laws relating to recycling by factory owners. Jansico Chu Man-fai, 17, Queen's College I think so. Hong Kong is renowned as a shopping paradise, and with the media ...




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