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  1. How green is our business? That's none of your business

    Posted Feb 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito The worst response is no response. And that is the fate suffered by surveyors who attempted to poll the environmental conscience of listed property companies in Asia. Not a single response. 'The zero response [out of 13] for the listed Asi ...

  2. Bird Garden back in business after flu scare

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Mong Kok's Bird Garden was open for business for the first time in three weeks yesterday following its closure amid a bird flu scare. Stall owners at the market in Yuen Po Street could not estimate how much business they had lost, but said they were happy with the HK$12,000 compensation from the government. Leung Yin-chun, whose 1,000 birds were ...

  3. Business Digest

    Posted Jul 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Shell, CNOOC link up in offshore oil and gas deal European energy major Royal Dutch Shell said it had signed an agreement to explore for oil and gas in the Yinggehai Basin off China's south coast. Shell will pay exploration costs, and would be entitl ...

  4. Businesses prepared to pay extra to go 'green'

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chris Davis Hong Kong's office space which has been awarded 'green' accreditation is becoming increasingly relevant to building owners and tenants, with the majority of leaseholder interest coming from multinational companies. According to ...

  5. High-rise project will attract more polluting businesses to wetland district

    Posted Oct 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... I refer to the letter by Wendy Tong Barnes, chief corporate affairs officer of Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited ('Cheung Kong's project can enable fish farming practices to survive', September 29). Ms Barnes totally missed the main point abou ...

  6. Business as usual is not an option

    Posted Jul 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... economic growth targets ahead of environmental and health concerns. Business as usual cannot be an option. Excessive levels of heavy metals are present in some mainland-grown vegetables and rice. ...

  7. Summer blackouts put heat on business

    Posted Jun 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and national security installations. But while business figures say they can understand the need for such priorities, some say they resent the lack of reward for their contribution to the economy. ...

  8. Business should face up to Japan's nuclear threat

    Posted Apr 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that in the past have focused their business on Japan tours should now consider developing other markets before it's too late. The same goes for other businesses such as Japanese restaurants. They need to branch out and develop different business models in order to survive. Simply telling customers that they don't use ingredients imported from Japan is not a long-term solution. ...

  9. Hot business cheers city flower growers as the mercury falls

    Posted Jan 07th 2011, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee The cold snap has not cooled business for Hong Kong's flower gardeners ahead of the Lunar New Year. With the holiday a month away and temperatures tipped to remain low, the gardeners say their plants are doing well and orders are coming in earlier than usual. Fung Ho, 73, said the chilly conditions had done little damage to the hundreds of peach blossom trees at his ...

  10. Airport businesses to cut emissions

    Posted Dec 18th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan, Joyce Ng

    ... Adrian Wan and Joyce Ng The Airport Authority and about 40 business partners have promised to cut the airport's carbon emissions by 25 per cent for each passenger or 100kg of cargo by 2015 from the levels of two years ago. The partners include airlines, cargo operators, aviation services providers, franchisees, contractors and government departments. Together ...




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