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  1. Selling out

    Posted Dec 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Botanic Gardens and Bishop's House- is overwhelmingly one of tranquility, dignity and harmony. It is a wonderful resource for Hong Kong, both for those who live and work in the area and those ... office building and a five-storey shopping centre, with a garden on top, as one of their eight initiatives for 'conserving Central'. This is in an area quoted in their heritage ...

  2. Heritage versus concrete

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Clashes over conservation reflect a growing appreciation of the past, writes Chloe Lai Conservation has bloomed as an issue in social and political circles in the past 10 years ... Railway Corporation. As attitudes towards conservation changed, artists, cultural critics and university students took up the cause. They became influential advocates, urging ordinary people ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Jan 25th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As an architect concerned about the deteriorating air quality in Hong Kong, I am anxious about the lack of policy towards creating a better comprehensive living environment for the city, in terms of air ... it has avoided sites zoned for conservation. This is at best a half truth. In the most recent planning study for Shek Kwu Chau and its environs, the publicly debated South West New Territories ...

  4. Back to the future

    Posted Aug 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... people or a place in a photo, you can easily find out more.' As well as scouring official databases for clues on Hong Kong's past, Bellis wants to tap the resources of Gwulo users. He ... so they focused on building better lives for themselves. Now that the city has prospered- often at the expense of its physical and cultural character- 'we can only find the old Hong Kong ...

  5. Have Your Say

    Posted Jun 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are debating if we should preserve this historical site. We need to be objective when discussing the controversial issue of heritage conservation as there are both advantages and disadvantages. One ... sites serve as a concrete link between the present and past. Historical buildings also promote harmony and unite people. People's sense of belonging to Hong Kong is increased when they live ...

  6. The Planner

    Posted Feb 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a visual portrait of their lives and concerns. Organised by Nature Conservancy. Daily, 10am-8pm, M1, New Extension, Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai, free. Inquiries: 2526 3334. Ends Feb ... An outdoor exhibition of works by Filipino artists living in Hong Kong. Presented by the Home Affairs Bureau. Sun, 10am-5pm, Chater Road, Central Salon des Refuses Designs rejected for the West ...

  7. The Planner

    Posted Jun 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bohemian Lounge, G/F, 3-5 Old Bailey St, Central, $250, includes one drink and snacks. Inquiries: 2575 3931 Great Performers: Wang Jian Plays Tchaikovsky Ion Marin conducts the Hong Kong ... returns to Hong Kong with a few more hits and a lot more moves, including his latest single Sin, Sin, Sin. Nov 10, 8pm (sold out), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai. Inquiries: ...



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