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  1. Tibetan highlands provide breathtaking inspiration for artist

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Mainland artist Wong Yigang believes in suffering for his art. His exhibition, 'Songs From The Highlands' ... at least one month in the region researching his paintings and having his breath taken away - almost literally. 'Tibet is a pure sacred land and the environment is very inspiring,' Wong ...

  2. More mega-disasters ahead as environment deteriorates

    Posted May 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen China, already one of the countries most vulnerable to natural disasters, will face even greater wrath from Mother Nature because of climate change and environmental stress, ... classified as once-in-a-century disasters. As the environment deteriorates and extreme weather becomes more frequent, no part of China is free from the risk of natural disasters, the report said. ...

  3. Environment takes a back seat

    Posted May 12th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao One year after the May 12 earthquake in Sichuan, the heavy toll it took on life and the environment is still apparent everywhere. Deadly aftershocks continue to jolt ... learned, experts and environmentalists say. The country's model of 'develop first and clean up later' appears to apply again. Millions of tonnes of debris remain to be cleared, ...

  4. Lowest marks over environment

    Posted Jan 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen Mainlanders gave the government the lowest marks yet for environmental protection last year, despite unprecedented public spending on such efforts in the lead-up to the Beijing Olympics Nearly 80 per cent of residents polled felt the environment was 'extremely' or 'fairly' bad last year, up nearly 10 percentage points from 2007. More than half ...

  5. Datang to help develop power projects in Africa

    Posted Jan 09th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Datang Group, one of the mainland's five national power producers, has signed an agreement with China-Africa Development Fund to co-operate on developing power projects ... years. It forms strategic partnerships with African countries by helping them build badly needed infrastructure. According to a World Bank report, China pledged to invest US$3.3 billion in 10 ...

  6. Delta's outdated development model has reached a dead end, academic says

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen The Pearl River Delta's development model is outdated, and a number of emerging urban centres on the mainland are racing to drive the future development of the Chinese economy, an academic says. Wei Houkai, deputy director of the Urban Development and Environmental Study Centre at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said the Pearl River Delta had once made ...

  7. Many opportunities to plug into HK electric car infrastructure

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the governing body's expenses. Petrol stations could add a charging platform for a quick 10 minute top-up. Property developers and managers would be happy to build the necessary infrastructure ... California in the 1990s when they introduced electric cars we can see that drivers won't need much convincing. The people we need to win over are the fuel station owners, property developers ...

  8. Beijing to make better use of water resources

    Posted Mar 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... importance to environmental concerns as suspicion rises that China might drop its green goals to stimulate the economy. Mr Chen's statement was also a response to mounting domestic criticism, ... development such as more efficient irrigation infrastructure for farmers and drinking safety facilities for ordinary citizens. The mainland has spent 18 years and more than 200 billion yuan (HK$227 ...

  9. Artists go green to help spread the word of plastic-waste project

    Posted Oct 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Schoeni Art Gallery hosted a second opening of its Niubi Newbie Kids exhibition on Tuesday after an official opening last Thursday at their Old Bailey Street location. This time, it was at the Hollywood Road space, with the same artists but new works, all with an environmental theme linked to a cause called ...

  10. Shenyang move lifts China Infrastructure

    Posted Jun 20th 2009, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Shares in China Infrastructure Investment surged 18.02 per cent to 20.3 HK cents yesterday after the company agreed to increase the investment capital of a development project in Shenyang. Its shares had earlier jumped as much as 31.98 per cent in the afternoon following a trading resumption. China Infrastructure announced yesterday the investment company and Pan-China ...




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