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  1. Controversial Chinese projects in Cambodia bow to public pressure

    Posted Sep 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to international opinion. China Southern Power Grid (CSG) has pulled out of controversial dam projects in the country after local villagers protested that the dams would ruin their fisheries. And a luxury ... sustainable, sometimes short term gains might have to be foregone.' CSG, a state-owned company established in 2002 to transmit and distribute electrical power in China's southern provinces, ...

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    Hold government to its green pledge for Kai Tak cruise terminal

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by EDWIN LAU

    ... Edwin Lau Edwin Lau says with just months to go before the Kai Tak cruise terminal opens, the government must honour its pledge to reduce ship emissions Fuel for action Very few people realise that the new Kai Tak cruise terminal will have a big impact on ...

  3. Villagers hold land rally

    Posted Jan 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Staff reporter About 1,000 villagers angered by land seizures and alleged corruption rallied in front of Guangzhou's government headquarters on Tuesday. The protesters from Wanggang village demanded adequate compensation for land seized by their loca ...

  4. Ministry holding up freight lines

    Posted Aug 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Toh Han Shih The mainland's ports need more rail connections for containers to relieve traffic congestion and pollution, but a major obstacle to expanding rail container services is the powerful Ministry of Railways, officials say. 'In future, r ...

  5. Study may hold key to unlocking swine flu's secret

    Posted May 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Yuk-hang yukhang.ng@scmp.com How did a flu virus that infected pigs jump the species barrier to infect humans in the 2009 pandemic? Now the problem that has baffled scientists around the world could find its answer in a new study by University of Hong ...

  6. Why do we hold our breath over clean air?

    Posted Nov 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joanne Ooi Public consultation on new air quality objectives for Hong Kong ended almost a year ago, and yet there's been no word on the outcome. Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen made no mention of them in his policy address last month. Without m ...

  7. Beijing may hold out olive branch at climate talks

    Posted Nov 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing China may make concessions on a contentious issue blocking global climate talks if developed nations show their willingness to make a breakthrough happen, a leading government think tank said yesterday. The suggestion, by the Chine ...

  8. Climate experts hold out little hope

    Posted Nov 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Speaker after speaker at a major climate change conference yesterday warned of a looming catastrophe. But they did not think much was going to be done about it at global warming negotiations later this month in Cancun, Mexico. In one of the ...

  9. US still holds key to climate deadlock

    Posted Oct 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Three years ago the UN climate-science panel won the Nobel Peace Prize for its finding that mankind is responsible for global warming and laying the foundations for measures to counteract it. On Saturday, global talks on the way forward ended with the wor ...

  10. China holds firm on climate change talks

    Posted Oct 05th 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Tianjin China is holding firm to its original stance on global climate talks amid intensified United Nations calls yesterday for governments to shelve differences and seek common ground in the last major negotiations before a key year-end summit. Countries remained deeply divided over which negotiating party held the key to breaking the deadlocked talks ...




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