• Friday
  • September 19, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:58pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 29531 for districts of hong kong

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. A tale of two cultural districts

    Posted Oct 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... went to Bilbao, Spain, to have a look at the cultural district there, because of the similarities with Hong Kong's. The size of the site there is 38.5 hectares, which is pretty much ... that Hong Kong should learn. Clearly, officials in Bilbao have creative planning, firm leadership and a good mechanism to execute the plan. But we do not seem to have all these in Hong Kong ...

  2. Turn Kai Tak into a cultural district, says green group

    Posted Feb 07th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... contained many unique aspects of Hong Kong such as old buildings, shops and neighbourhoods dating back decades. 'Many of our precious resources have been destroyed over the years and now new ... for local and international events, but are too small for an international city like Hong Kong,' Mr Wong said. GreenWatch wants the old runway turned into a park and aviation museum. A sports ...

  3. Take a culinary tour of top dining districts

    Posted Jun 27th 2005, 12:00am by Reggie Ho

    ... Hong Kong experience with a dim sum lunch at the Golden Bauhinia (G/F, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, 2582 7728). You can tell good dim sum from bad ... with pork stock. Waiting staff should be informed about special dietary needs before orders are placed. Tomorrow With seminars running from 9am to 12.30pm at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition ...

  4. Positive sentiment lures developers to outer districts

    Posted Sep 21st 2005, 12:00am by Kenneth Ko

    ... is in a good location and should attract a lot of interest. With the exception of that, there are no new sites available for office development, particularly on Hong Kong Island.' The 45,000 sqft ... demand. The scarcity of land available in core business areas means that most new developments now being built are in districts such as Kwun Tong, Kowloon Bay and Quarry Bay. CB Richard Ellis ...

  5. Extra Legco seat urged for district councillors

    Posted Aug 04th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung The government should give district councillors at least one more seat in the Legislative Council, says a top leader on rural affairs. Heung Yee Kuk chairman Lau Wong-fat yesterday challenged media reports saying that the government might enhance Legco representativeness by giving five more seats to district councils. 'I don't think people will accept ...

  6. District councillors latest to make trip across the border

    Posted Oct 10th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... the largely non-political agenda, the municipal exchange is widely seen as an attempt by Beijing to ease political tension in Hong Kong. Arriving for the three-day visit in Guangzhou yesterday, Kwun ... said he had no plans to raise political issues with municipal officials. He said constitutional reform was a matter for the central and Hong Kong governments to deal with. 'We are trying ...

  7. More power expected at district level

    Posted Sep 14th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Gary Cheung

    ... seats to district councillors would be in line with the principle of developing Hong Kong's political system in a 'gradual and orderly' fashion, because most district councillors ... Gary Cheung and Chloe lai The government wants to attract young and talented people to improve local administration and tap public's pulse District councils are likely to be given ...

  8. Misleading adverts blur district boundaries

    Posted Sep 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of district boundaries in Hong Kong. Advertisements have been published in newspapers for projects that claim to be in the 'Mid-Levels' of Tsuen Wan or Sha Tin, districts unheard of a few ... because Hong Kong had no unified system to zone districts. A Consumer Council spokesman said legislation mainly covered dangerous goods, medicines and food. Another Consumer Council member said ...

  9. Kowloon's 'glamour' district gets a new gem in its crown

    Posted Mar 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... the street is taking shape and heading in the right direction and the opening of this hotel is an important step towards enhancing the status of a new and vibrant part of Hong Kong.' Also ... by people in the street to minimise noise. 'In Hong Kong, we live in a very close environment and noise pollution over the long run may annoy local residents,' he said. 'The ...

  10. Video walls to light up shopping districts

    Posted May 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Foster Wong Neon lights likely to be replaced by giant LED screens in next few years Hong Kong's neon signs have been lighting up the skyline for decades. But that may change ... 'Reviving economic growth in Hong Kong has intensified competition among shopping malls over the past two years. What we've seen is a growing number of real estate owners trying to lure tenants ...




SCMP.com Account