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  1. Thousands say farewell to the year we'd like to forget

    Posted Jan 01st 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... before hitting the streets. David Ng Tak-leung, president of the Hong Kong Federation of Restaurant and Related Trades, said the catering industry was looking at the end of a long tunnel ...

  2. IPOs tipped to hit $100b next year

    Posted Dec 31st 2003, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu, Jane Moir

    ... the listing of the Airport Authority, the possibility of issuing more MTRC shares and securitisation of income from the five tunnels and Tsing Ma Bridge. It is unclear how much of this plan will come ...

  3. Change in sums eases deficit woe

    Posted Dec 30th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the Housing Authority. Calculation of the government balance sheet under the new accounting method is being carried out in two phases. The value of other infrastructure and assets, such as tunnels ...

  4. Officials aim to channel public's care for harbour

    Posted Dec 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and treated on Hong Kong island, to Stonecutters via deep- and costly- tunnels. These tunnels, costing about $10 billion, were a major point of controversy when the plan was initially proposed ... year, will also outline three other options involving the construction of biological treatment plants at Pokfulam, North Point and Lamma. This would not require building tunnels, as clean ...

  5. Wong throws down gauntlet with stage win

    Posted Dec 27th 2003, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... at Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai, led competitors through the Western Harbour Tunnel, then across Tsing Yi Bridge before winding up at Tsing Yi Road West, where riders raced for 12 laps. Wong, ... happy with second place. 'I have never been to Hong Kong and China and so far the trip here has been fantastic. It was an experience racing through the tunnel. Sydney [Australia] would ...

  6. The Shanghai mayor with the midas touch for a tarnished town

    Posted Dec 24th 2003, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... problems. The July collapse of a subway tunnel under construction raised questions over the breakneck pace of development. Shanghai has arrested - but not sentenced - three people for the accident, ... 'We're going to build more bridges and tunnels. We're going to improve public transport. People should not use bicycles to go to work,' Mr Han said in September. Gangs of beggars ...

  7. Spending to creat jobs can cost jobs

    Posted Dec 24th 2003, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... of what is built. We put up public housing to help people who have difficulty affording their own homes, we build roads, tunnels and bridges to help people travel across the city, and we build ... old proposal for full employment in the construction industry. We shall build three tunnels from the tip of Lamma Island to Antarctica and we shall do it all by hand so we get maximum ...

  8. Setting the trend for design excellence

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Vanapa Ongvises

    ... analysis of the site constraints and opportunities, which covered aspects such as the pedestrian environment, the social composition of the neighbourhood, wind tunnels and ventilation, ...

  9. Slice of life

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... and Conservation Department after a big black bull escaped during unloading from a China train at Hunghom station. The animal rampaged into the Cross-Harbour Tunnel, forcing its closure in both directions ...

  10. Coral find in Victoria Harbour hailed

    Posted Dec 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... it was not unusual to find corals in the harbour. There was a variety of marine life in the harbour at that time- as cross-harbour swimmers back then would know,' he said. 'If these corals ...




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