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    Letters to the Editor, November 26, 2014

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 05:26am by LETTERS

    ... The problem Hong Kong faces from having an ageing population, as people have a much higher life expectancy, is becoming more serious. This will lead to labour shortages and put a lot of pressure ...

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    Letters to the Editor, November 23, 2014

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:03am by LETTERS

    ... unnoticed. Governments, conservation organisations and individuals need to act quickly to prevent pangolins becoming extinct. The pangolin population has been shrinking since the 1960s. Moreover, all ... second-hand smoke would justify implementation of a law. The end result would be cleaner air, a healthier population and less pressure on health services. Atticus Mong, Sai Ying Pun   Limit air con ...

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    Letters to the Editor, November 15, 2014

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 04:53am by LETTERS

    ... populations have declined by more than half in the past four decades. There are a number of reasons, but the activities of humans are a major factor. For example, there is greater demand for natural ... their lifestyles to preserve the habitats of animals and stop the decline in their populations. We should try to reduce pollution levels and generate less refuse. Also, people could get involved ...

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    Letters to the Editor, November 20, 2014

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 06:31am by LETTERS

    ... preparatory measures to protect its citizens while partnering the global community to mount an effective response. Taiwan is densely populated, with a significant amount of international passenger ...

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    Letters to the Editor, November 19, 2014

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 05:45am by LETTERS

    ... this forced retirement to be a form of age discrimination. Members of staff should not be judged according to their age. The city has an ageing population and this poses serious problems ...

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    Letters to the Editor, November 14, 2014

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 06:28am by LETTERS

    ... that they are representing Hong Kong people. They only represent a small portion of the population, but not the majority. They are entitled to express their ideas about elections and the desire for change ...

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    Lift blockade on Gaza to facilitate urgently needed reconstruction

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:30am by LETTERS

    ... population has not yet been calculated in detail, but we already know the orders of magnitude. Approximately 10,000 people were wounded, many of whom will need follow-up medical and surgical ... by the Israeli navy; and, problems obtaining raw materials. While the health impacts of the population’s impoverishment, together with the psychological ordeal of confinement, cannot be measured ...

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    What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 03:14am by LETTERS

    ... be granted their] first public housing flat. It was 40 years ago with a much smaller population. ...

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    Designate marine park now to save dolphins' habitat

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 04:29am by LETTERS

    ... the misleading impression that the three-runway system poses no existential threat to the Chinese white dolphin population, when the opposite is the case. It claims the proposed three-runway-system ... dolphin population returned. Third, the claim that “it is the speed of marine vessel traffic rather than the number of vessels that poses the most significant risk” is absurd. During the peak ...

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    Hongkongers see few benefits from influx of mainland tourists

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 04:50am by LETTERS

    ... Hong Kong's open doors policy ", July 29). No country the size of Hong Kong, with a population of seven million, handles 54 million tourists a year. About 75 per cent ... blaming high labour costs due to the minimum wage. Although tourism accounts for 5 per cent of our economy, it adversely effects most of the population. It is right that the government should ...




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