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  1. Ocean Park in dolphin debate

    Posted Apr 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff writer Ocean Park wants to buy about 30 bottlenose dolphins from the Solomon Islands. But no one knows how many of these dolphins there are in the wild. If numbers are low, it could be dangerous to take 30. So Ocean Park says it will give the Solomon Islands' government money to study how many dolphins there are in its waters. If there are enough dolphins, the government says ...

  2. Pink dolphins at risk from Lantau reclamation plans

    Posted Jul 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... conservation group WWF. They fear the proposal will endanger the white dolphin habitats around Lantau. According to WWF, the proposed reclamation conflicts with the government's Revised Concept Plan for Lantau of May 2007. The move will further reduce the Chinese white dolphin habitat, which has decreased by 1,700 hectares over the past 12 years due to reclamation. In addition ...

  3. Talking points

    Posted Aug 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... penny-pinching on lunch for children. Free lunches for pupils of each grade cost about 34 billion won (HK$244 million) a year. Ocean Park introduces newborn dolphin and sea lions A dolphin calf and two sea lion pups born at Ocean Park recently will be introduced to the media. The dolphin was conceived by artificial insemination and the park's chief veterinarian, Dr Paolo Martelli, ...

  4. Talking points

    Posted Jan 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with 81 out of 113 seats. Ocean Park to launch white-dolphin database The Ocean Park Conservation Foundation will launch the largest Chinese white dolphin DNA database in China as part of its 17th ... the dolphins. German foreign minister due in Athens German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle will visit Athens tomorrow for talks with government leaders. Representatives of the European Union ...

  5. Tsang may get a sinking feeling when he sees this unfortunate slip by his image-makers

    Posted Sep 25th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... on the government page, the bauhinia on the SAR flag is at the wrong angle, and the famed pink dolphin in the corner looks more distressed than pleased by the lantern ferry Donald and executive councillors ...

  6. The Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

    Posted Feb 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Association at www.hkasa.org.hk, or Multi-sports- Hong Kong Dolphins Swimming Team at www.multi-sport.com.hk/programmes/dolphins.htm D Save a friend or a family member's life If you are going ...

  7. Extra links across delta seen as posing no threat to super-bridge project

    Posted Feb 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... estuary would pose less of a threat to the Chinese white dolphin than the super-bridge, whose habitat it would traverse. But Green Power chief executive officer Man Chi-sum said that an undersea ...

  8. Sorry, people, the housing chief says it's your fault

    Posted Dec 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that the Yangtze River dolphin is feared extinct after only 25 years of Chinese industrialisation. The river had been its home for 25 million years ('Yangtze's dolphin 'extinct'', ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Apr 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that this species is thriving much better than the pink dolphins. Roger Emmerton, Wan Chai Claims of torture in US are unfounded Elsie Tu ('US Speaker has no moral high ground', March 30), said: ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Jul 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that will exclude competition. What a beautiful deal, handed to them on a plate by our government. This is no longer a question of blue skies and dolphins- it is a governance matter of competition policy ...



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