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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Town of 90,000 planned for rural Yuen Long areas

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 05:13am by FANNY FUNG

    ... development area, yesterday staged a protest at the North Point Government Offices where the meeting was held. They said they had not been consulted before the government submitted the plan ...

  2. Property - International - DEVELOPMENT

    China's Fosun joins bid for €915m Greek privatisation project

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:41am by AP

    ... "permanent and sustainable". Protests, meanwhile, continued against a new austerity deal reached this month between Greece and lenders from euro-zone countries and the International Monetary Fund. Pharmacies around most of the country closed in protest at new licensing rules. In central Athens, riot police forcibly removed protesting cleaning staff affected by recent state job cuts ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    'Urgent action needed' to avoid conflict on Lantau

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 03:59am by Tony Cheung

    ... have protested against traders from the mainland, who they say buy up too many goods there for resale and overwhelm local infrastructure. He cited an instruction from National People's ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Farmer vows to continue fight to stay on land in Fanling Village

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 03:15am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com A week after protest, resident warns further efforts to remove tenants 'may see blood' Farmer vows fight to stay on land Further moves ... a week after Lands Department officials, flanked by police officers, tried to take back government land in the area, only to withdraw after a three-hour stand-off with protesting villagers. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Deadline in threat to block traffic

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 03:17am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... to block traffic The government faces a new and more intense wave of protests against its plan for two new towns in the northeast New Territories, with villagers threatening to block traffic ... the public works subcommittee's approval next month and the Finance Committee's final nod in May. The plan has already sparked opposition from activists and protests by villagers who do ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Thousands threaten to 'occupy tunnel' over Sheung Shui village compensation demands

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 04:34am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... of breaking the law to protest against government wrongdoing." The threat is the latest development in a series of rows between the government and rural forces. Last week, kuk executive committee ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    New Territories villagers drown out country park activists at Legco rally

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 04:27pm by Ernest Kao

    ... of villagers from across the New Territories massed at the Legislative Council complex yesterday to protest over the "unfair" incorporation of a Sai Kung enclave into a country park. Waving ... they had to head for home after Lau's motion was voted down, but they vowed to fight on in the courts. Earlier, protesters sang the national anthem and Unity Is Power- a revolutionary song. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Hung Shui Kiu villagers call for end to new town development plan

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... to a public forum attended by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying in Tin Shui Wai last month, protests yesterday were small-scale and peaceful. Rural leader Tsang Shu-wo, who was seen with a group of pro-Leung protesters in Tin Shui Wai, said he did not organise any protests because "Leung is not here". "This is a consultation session, not a protest session. The attending ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Plover Cove country park expansion could lead to showdown

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 03:44am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... "exceptionally strong protests"- is one to turn 40 per cent of the 90-hectare Lai Chi Wo enclave, including Mui Tze Lam and Kap Tong villages, into country park. According to the initial assessment, ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Facebook page opposing country parks for flats gets almost 10,000 likes

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Almost 10,000 people 'like' Facebook page opposing idea to turn woodlands into concrete jungle, while over 100 sign up for protest hike Like-minded ... people, meanwhile, have said they will join a protest hike in the Tai Lam Country Park on Sunday. Former Observatory director Lam Chiu-ying set up the Facebook group "Hong Kong Country Parks ...




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