• Sunday
  • October 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:36pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 574 for infrastructure

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. It's never too late for a good change in infrastructure plans

    Posted May 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in infrastructure development. Equally so, we need to address why the administration failed to pick up feedback from the community. Can the administration identify and respond to concerns and ideas earlier? ...

  2. Economist says give poor rights, not infrastructure

    Posted Mar 07th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... Jamil Anderlini in Beijing Beijing's plan to pour billions of dollars into rural infrastructure is not the answer to China's economic problems, a senior official economist said yesterday. 'The most important thing we should do is strengthen the productive forces, not build buildings and roads,' Wu Jinglian said in reference to the government's 'new ...

  3. Dream land

    Posted Nov 07th 2003, 12:00am by B.J. Lee

    ... countries has been rather cool. The idea appears unrealistic, if not impossible, given that the country lacks the basic infrastructure for such an ambitious plan. Global banks and other financial ... infrastructure looks difficult. The government wants to reconnect the rail link with the North, thus facilitating a grand silk route that would eventually link South Korea to Europe by land. The biggest ...

  4. One rule for us, no rule for them

    Posted Dec 12th 2010, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... Mark Footer What a rotten world we live in! Before WikiLeaks has even been charged with a crime it's been removed from the internet, had its funds frozen and had media figures and politicians call for the assassination of its leader, Julian Assange, ...

  5. High hopes

    Posted Dec 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The government says the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge will bring HK$48 billion to the city, with increased trade and time and money saved. Do you agree or feel the bridge will be a white elephant? Write to us. ...

  6. Thinking big

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The policy address revealed plans for 10 major infrastructure projects. Do these planned developments conflict with the chief executive's measures to clean up the environment? Write to us. ...

  7. Events

    Posted Jan 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today: MasterCard Worldwide event: 'Economic outlook briefing 2010: What are the prospects of consumption-driven economic growth in Asia?' JW Marriott Hotel. Tomorrow: Facility Media event: 'Urban infrastructure conference: 10 major government projects' (until January 27). Harbour Grand Hotel. ...

  8. Farmers don't want the earth- just a fair deal

    Posted May 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... because the Indian government has no land acquisition policy that both frees up land for industrial and infrastructure projects and gives farmers a fair deal. India knows it cannot even dream of catching up with China unless it improves its laughable infrastructure. It is trying hard to fix it. But if anything is going to throw a spanner in the works, it will be the 'million ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Pan-democrat candidates vying for trade-based seats up for election battle

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... infrastructure projects only if they are cost-effective and beneficial to Hong Kong," Lai said. "I won't let political considerations override professional ones if a project is a white ... knows about infrastructure." Lo, an industrial engineer nominated by several industry veterans who once backed Ho, dismissed suggestions that he had the blessing of Beijing. He, however, ...

  10. The 'high flyer' who was brought low

    Posted Jul 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... from grace with the so-called cross-leasing scandal. Mak, 62, joined the government as an assistant engineer in 1976. His career was focused on developing infrastructure and, in particular ... in 1994, to government engineer in 1997 and to principal government engineer in 2000. He steered infrastructure projects in the Tseung Kwan O, Sha Tin and Ma On Shan new towns when posted ...




SCMP.com Account