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  1. Hong Kong travellers battle chaotic scenes to get back home

    Posted Mar 13th 2011, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Danny Mok, Lana Lam

    ... Danny Mok in Tokyo, Amy Nip and Lana Lam Hong Kong travellers in Japan when the quake struck told yesterday how they battled through chaotic scenes in an attempt to get home. They spoke as the government warned people not to travel anywhere near tsunami-hit Fukushima prefecture amid nuclear radiation fears. One group of 13 Hong Kong tourists were understood to have been in Sendai- ...

  2. Lantau bridge project is not best way to improve transport links

    Posted Aug 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... extravagance. The most suitable location for a bridge is from Shekou near the Hong Kong-Shenzhen Bay border crossing bridge, and then across to Zhuhai and Zhongshan, connecting to the existing national ... a Lantau-Zhuhai rail tunnel. For added benefit the line could also connect to Hong Kong airport for both air cargo and travellers. The sea cargo infrastructure of small feeder ships between the main ...

  3. Private jet travel a selfish form of transport and major polluter

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The two articles about the rapid growth of private aviation in Hong Kong and on the mainland are alarming ('Mainland fuels boom in HK executive jet travel' and 'Private jet ... of transport before it is too late. P.A. Crush, Sha Tin ...

  4. Let water plan flow, Hong Kong urged

    Posted Nov 11th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Olga Wong

    ... as Hong Kong's population was increasing and the city may take all its supply from the Dongjiang one day. 'It will be costly to transport water from Hong Kong to Macau or Zhuhai, ... Joyce Ng and Olga Wong With Guangdong suffering from drought, Hong Kong should speed up and implement its 'under-publicised' water resources management plan and introduce ...

  5. Nine-hour ordeal to find hospital for injured Hong Kong volunteer

    Posted May 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk in Dujiangyan and Cheung Chi-fai It took nine hours for Hong Kong volunteer Poon Yuet-hor to get to a hospital offering intensive treatment after she was seriously injured ... and shaking,' said Poon Siu-man, 36, a former magazine reporter in Hong Kong who was in her room when the quake struck at about 2.30pm. The quake left the temple, where many elderly stayed, in chaos. ...

  6. Mainland airlines to gain in deal with Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 16th 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... cities from Chek Lap Kok could be unveiled as early as this week. This comes after eight months of hard negotiation between the Hong Kong government and its Beijing counterparts. Local negotiators are understood to have agreed to open the door for mainland airlines to operate more international services from Hong Kong after getting assurances from the central government that an open ...

  7. Alert over ship from Fukushima sparks quarantine checks

    Posted Mar 26th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Ships seeking to enter Hong Kong that began their voyage within 80 kilometres of Japan's Fukushima prefecture, site of a nuclear power plant crippled by a March 11 earthquake and tsunami, are to be quarantined for radiation checks off Lamma Island. The government announced the move after Hong Kong hospitals were placed on alert when the local agent ...

  8. Investment jewel with close ties to Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As part of our series tracking Pearl River Delta developments, Leu Siew Ying looks at Jiangmen In a bid to encourage Hong Kong investors to explore the less developed cities of the Pearl River Delta and beyond, Hong Kong Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has led business missions to Zhanjiang, Yangjiang, Shaoguan and Qingyuan so far this year. Among the area's cities, ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Sep 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... residency? The Capital Investment Entrant Scheme was ill-judged from the start and has had the effect of excluding large proportions of Hong Kong citizens from their own housing stock. Perhaps we should consider that if foreigners want to buy their way into Hong Kong, that it should be primarily for the benefit of Hong Kong. Canada, for example, has a form of investment residency where ...

  10. US inaction on malpractices riles shippers

    Posted Dec 14th 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... to the global economic downturn. But voicing his concern, John Lu, head of the Asian Shippers' Council which represents shipper's groups throughout Asia- including the Hong Kong Shippers' ... and encourage Asian governments to end anti-trust immunity for shipping forums, while also working through organisations such as the Global Shippers' Forum. The National Industrial Transportation ...




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