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  1. Alert system a priority: experts

    Posted Jan 04th 2005, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... an earthquake warning network and forecasting system for current and future large-scale water resources protection be established,' they said. The petition has been signed by six environmental ... warning system in the southwest. They said it would help prevent a human disaster such as the Asian tsunami triggered by the recent Indonesian earthquake. A geological warning network was critical ...

  2. Fresh approach to wetlands

    Posted Jul 11th 2008, 12:00am by Bernard Wan

    ... a water treatment project required engineers to have specialist knowledge not only in hydrology, but also in environmental conservation, said Calvin Lam, managing director of the Hong Kong office ... quality is the core concern of any water management project undertaken by Black & Veatch. To maintain a constant supply of fresh water for the park, the company developed a system which used ...

  3. Beijing to make better use of water resources

    Posted Mar 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the ecological system of major rivers and lakes by controlling the exploitation level and strengthening the environmental feasibility before carrying out further hydropower plant constructions. 'Our ... Stephen Chen Minister of Water Resources Chen Lei pledged yesterday that the central government would make better use of water resources and promised the 'most stringent management ...

  4. Red tape helps the NT dump-and-build brigade

    Posted Jun 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... because of flooding risks and environmental nuisances. 'No matter what, the law has to be enforced immediately,' Friends of the Earth environmental affairs manager Hahn Chu Hon-keung, ... the dumping was not illegal but another planned development on the site was blocked last year because of flooding and environmental concerns. The warehouse is on a 24,000 square metre site at Shek Wu ...

  5. Aberdeen seafood sellers to strike

    Posted Dec 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department. They are also required to improve hygiene conditions and upgrade water filtration systems. Deputy director of the Agriculture, Fisheries ... on strike today, after failing to agree with the government's terms for its takeover of the market's management. Last night, about 40 wholesalers and employees staged a sit-in ...

  6. The List

    Posted Jan 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today, 2pm-4pm. Tel 2110 3342. MSc in Technology Management- Information Seminars: Dept of Industrial and Systems Engineering Room CF403, PolyU. Today, 2pm-3.30pm and January 29, Room CF401, same ... Planning and Environmental Management. Speakers Professors Ning Yuemin and Zeng Gang, and Dr Roger C.K. Chan. Room 820, Knowles Building, HKU. Today, 2pm-6.30pm. $150. To register, e-mail ...

  7. Planners raise alert over food and water

    Posted Jan 30th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... resources management, according to this year's so-called No 1 document, a policy blueprint issued by the Communist Party Central Committee and the State Council. The statement pledges ... years, and due the impact of climate change, I believe there will be even more in the future, so improving irrigation systems is very important.' Xia Qing, former deputy president ...

  8. Quality issues pose threat to Sinohydro's global ambitions

    Posted Feb 11th 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... is international criticism of its environmental and safety record as well as serious management problems. Its parent firm- where President Hu Jintao worked in the 1960s and 1970s- has been fined by Beijing ... industry', it has some serious fence-mending to do. Earlier this month, managing director Liu Qitao admitted the company had lax internal disciplinary system and was fighting corruption. In 2004, ...

  9. Donald Tsang should be praised for making excellent speech

    Posted Mar 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and collaborate with the authorities responsible for managing the Pearl River basin. Mr Tsang also said Hong Kong will adopt China's national target, announced last November, to reduce carbon ... systems to measure progress. In the 12th five-year plan (2010-15), China will include systems for monitoring and evaluating officials' and enterprises' performance in meeting the carbon ...

  10. HK urged to raise charges for water

    Posted Nov 24th 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... cent. Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management international vice-president Damien Ku Chi-chung said the government should take the lead by using reclaimed water in public ... water management strategy last year. 'I'm not surprised, as it is hard to gain support on the issue from politicians,' said Professor Ho Kin-chung, chairman of the Advisory ...




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