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  1. Letters

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... himself in a brand new, trophy office on the harbourside, while failing to tackle the plight of citizens who live in cages and cubicles. So who really is in need of compassion in this case? ... is how to manage the earth's resources in a sustainable and equitable manner. It is impractical to look for a solution that will appeal to the entire world because the world is full ...

  2. All aboard the Marine Department

    Posted Apr 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chris Davis A big fan of the ocean from an early age, Tsang Cheuk-yin's career in the Marine Department has given him many memorable experiences. As a principal marine officer ... Tsang's leadership, a joint partnership between the Marine Department and the Highways Department recently oversaw the relocation of more than 150 pleasure vessels from the Causeway Bay typhoon ...

  3. Charmed lives in overlapping inner circles

    Posted Apr 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... officer in Sha Tin. The administration has long given the impression that it lives in awe of the feudal system in the New Territories represented by the Heung Yee Kuk. That awe now seems to extend ... from a middle-ranked government human resources job to the top all-China post with a major bank- the same bank that gave a comfortable senior slot for a couple of years between government posts ...

  4. Phuket in HK? It can be done, says WWF

    Posted Aug 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of protective zones from 2 per cent to 8 per cent of the city's total marine area. The call came as the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department is proposing laws to set up fisheries ... Kong. Mr Shaw said the WWF eventually wanted to designate about 20 to 30 per cent of Hong Kong's marine area as no-take zones if fisheries resources were to recover significantly. But he ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Donald Tsang deserves to know his fate in ICAC's graft probe

    Posted May 24th 2013, 12:00am by GRENVILLE CROSS

    ... with tycoons and extravagant living, 15 months later the case is still outstanding- and Tsang is entitled to be put out of his misery. After all, experienced investigators are handling the case ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Oct 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Trawling ban good news for marine life WWF is encouraged by our chief executive's bold initiative to ban all trawling in Hong Kong waters. This places Hong Kong well ahead ... and kills marine life indiscriminately. This action by Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, in conjunction with the forthcoming ban on commercial fishing in our marine parks, will make a major difference to our ...

  7. So much that needs to be done

    Posted Mar 26th 2007, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... that remain unproven in terms of need, resource efficiency or sustainable design. That development model is based on speed and quantity, not analysis and high-quality results. Just look at how our ... Then there are water supply and waste-water treatment issues. The long-term supply of clean water is best assured by efficiency and conservation. Hong Kong should start a programme on efficient water use ...

  8. Squabble over live debate's rules threatens forum

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

    ... Committee members, should be allowed to attend and ask questions at the forum, to be broadcast live. Lawmaker Ronny Tong Ka-wah, who represented Mr Leong at a meeting with Mr Tsang's office yesterday, said he would recommend Mr Leong does not attend the event, to be held at the Convention and Exhibition Centre on March 1, if there is no direct public participation in the forum. While Mr ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in turn lead to the predicament of subdivided living units and cubical apartments. Making housing more affordable and accessible to different strata of society and establishing a housing ladder ... a dwindling agriculture, and that it would be a waste of resources if our vets spent most of the time looking after domestic pets. This is to take a narrow, insular view and to ignore reality. Our ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... June 25), I am appreciative of Ms Tam's observations and opinions. Ms Tam is correct in suggesting that no specific company, in particular a related firm to the Hong Kong Convention ... Development Company Limited materials at the convention centre's guest service counter was an oversight by the executive management of the centre's management company, which I sincerely ...




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