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  1. Talking points

    Posted Mar 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and recommendations on combating climate change through saving energy in buildings. The report is based on a consultation that began in August on policy and behavioural changes, of which carbon audits and the electricity tariff review were seen as the most controversial. Japan's envoy to discuss N Korean launch Shinsuke Sugiyama, Japan's chief negotiator in the stalled six-party talks ...

  2. Lai See

    Posted Feb 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and unjustified.' He talks of CLP's cost competitiveness, saying its tariffs are lower than those of electricity providers in Tokyo, Sydney and Manila, and are achieved without subsidies such as 'property rights'- in a reference to the help given to the MTR. He also talks of the quality of CLP's service, observing that the numbers 'should speak for themselves', ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Apr 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Climate costs higher than CLP earnings CLP holds its annual general meeting today. While the group's earnings last year mounted to HK$9.9 billion, we at Greenpeace have estimated ... of fatal diseases, deterioration of our living environment, global climate change and impacts on crop production. CLP is putting money into coal, which is against the global trend of avoiding ...

  4. Developers hit brakes but rule out staff cuts

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Sandy Li, Yvonne Liu

    ... developers polled were New World Development, Wharf (Holdings), Shun Tak Holdings, Hang Lung Properties and Sino Land. 'Talks involving two new luxury residential projects in Bangkok have been ... though the decision was taken because of the project's large size and the politically unstable climate in the country at the time. Last month, two of Asia's blue-chip developers, Hong ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Jun 28th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Community Chest jumps on green bandwagon Climate change and pollution have led many enterprises and individuals to talk about environmental protection, ranging from using fewer plastic bags to proposals to drink tap water instead of buying bottled water. So, welcome to the newest member of the green club - the Community Chest. For 40 years, the charity has taken the lead ...

  6. Brown extends hearty welcome to mainland sovereign fund

    Posted Jan 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'I realise that in some countries it is controversial, but I have talked to Premier Wen about that.' Mr Brown suggested that China Investment Corp, which manages the mainland's ... and climate change. Entrepreneur Richard Branson, who is travelling with Mr Brown, said he was planning a number of businesses on the mainland including a clean-energy company. The London Stock ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Dec 19th 2008, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... in July. But one would still have to admire Cho for his fund-raising ability in this climate given the most generous guest paid HK$55,000 for a seat at the luncheon, where the minimum admission price was set at HK$5,000. His talk was entertaining, said a fly on the wall, although not substantial. Cho hazarded the Hang Seng Index would be hovering around 10,600 to 18,000 next year- ...

  8. Tug of war for China's prized assets

    Posted Mar 18th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... In an NPC press conference last week, Li Deshui, the head of the National Bureau of Statistics, talked about the dangers of foreign dominance in industries such as beer, soft drinks, skin care ... and reaching greedily for China's prized assets. The article talked about the need for a proposed anti-monopoly law that has been in the drafting stage for almost 10 years but made no mention ...



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