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  1. Kerry staff dig deep to help grow a culture of environmental awareness

    Posted Nov 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are small, while others are large and ambitious. All, however, lay the roots for a broadening environmental consciousness in the community that Kerry Properties sees as key to building a Hong Kong ... of the country park. It is through such 'tiny acorns' that Kerry Properties has over the past two years attempted to play a key part in expanding the environmental awareness of Hong Kong ...

  2. PolyU maps it out

    Posted Aug 28th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... and GPS are becoming more widely used in daily life, presenting a need for a high level of training.' The course is designed for professionals in geographic information systems (GIS), ... mining, presentation of spatial information and application of spatial information in different areas, such as land, urban and regional planning, environmental resources protection, car navigation ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Howard Winn Air quality will make or break airport's hopes for third runway If the Airport Authority thought getting environmental approvals for its proposed third runway was going to be a breeze, it must have had a rude shock when its project profile was knocked back by the Environmental Protection Department. Following comments from the public, the department has asked ...

  4. Social welfare system prey to human nature

    Posted Apr 12th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I feel sorry for the veteran social worker, known only as Ms Cheng, who says she was pressured to resign after pointing out abuse of the medical fee waiver system ('Fees-abuse ... The authority carries most of the medicals costs and people still try to abuse the system. People are happy to use their own money to dine out, but they are unwilling to pay hospital fees if they get ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Mar 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Great leap backwards a dismal waste While browsing the website of Waste Management World, we noticed that New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has launched a Request for Proposals to build a waste-to-energy facility. Private-sector firms have been asked to submit plans for a pilot facility using reliable, cost-effective, sustainable and environmentally sound waste-to-energy technology, which ...

  6. Lama helps herdsmen with earthly knowledge

    Posted Oct 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ownership, grassland management and environmental protection for the past decade. With help from NGOs such as Echoing Steppe, a Beijing-based NGO dedicated to protecting the grassland, he has forged ... was afraid the banner government would eventually prosecute him, Siendao said fear was useless. 'Inner Mongolia's grassland is suffering from the worst environmental rampage in history. ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's state sport system has to change

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by LIJIA ZHANG

    ... Lijia Zhang says, however, it's no excuse for bias shown to China's Olympians Bad press aside, Chinese see need to revamp sport system If you take a quick look at the popular ... regard super performers like Ye as "cheats" or the product of the ruthless state-sports model copied from the Soviet Union. Under such a system, the government invests huge amounts ...

  8. Exclusive insights: Bridging the generation gap and managing mid-life career crisis

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... from our generation. That is why we created this survey,? said Virginia Choi, managing consultant and country manager at Tamty McGill Consultants International. Choi was referring to a survey ... Middle Management?Mid-life is a time of dangers for some, but it can also be a time for opportunities,? said Barry Ip, head of human capital development at the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC), where ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Apr 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... (waste management policy), Environmental Protection Department Caution behind radiation report In reference to A. Wong's letter ('Observatory's lame excuse', April 5), ... for individual jurisdictions to properly treat and dispose of their waste at the place of generation. That is, each jurisdiction should have its own means to manage the waste it generates, including ...

  10. Writing a new chapter in books

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to partner with Hysan, whose long-term commitment to Causeway Bay and to the environmental cause, as manifested in this new building, strike a common note with us,' said Wang, who has been ... with their sentiments, thoughts and value system.' The Hong Kong store is the first venture outside Taiwan for Eslite, which was founded in 1989. The initial investment had exceeded the original budget ...




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