• Wednesday
  • September 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:23am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 1154 for environmental management system

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Environmentally unconscious

    Posted Jul 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... government (and Asian airlines): this is a simple process instituted in all Scandinavian cities, towns and villages. It's called recycling at source. In Denmark, waste management means more than ... government 'monitoring' of our environmental problems? We've got a vague plan to tax plastic bags ('Plastic bags first to get green tax: Sarah Liao', July 21), the chief ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Mar 26th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... not prevarication. There is a box on many desks in the corporate sector marked 'too hard'. Good managers and leaders are adept at moving the contents of this box forward, using compromise, vision ... officials who was appointed by Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen. This might be the time for the government to show the public that the 'accountability system' for principal officials ...

  3. Poor management, not long hours, caused early exit

    Posted Mar 12th 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Poor management and delegation skills rather than long working hours may have spelled early retirement for Tung Chee-hwa, who blamed 18-hour work days for his deteriorating health. 'We have quite a large government so something must be wrong if someone consistently works 16- to 18-hour days,' said Christine Houston, managing director of executive search ...

  4. Quality counts

    Posted Sep 08th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Fong

    ... Quality of Life Index, measuring social, economic and environmental factors, showed a further downward movement last year. Housing affordability was seen to have worsened, and the human swine flu ... the urgent need for health care reform in view of escalating costs and the ageing population. We also urge the government to improve the overall planning and management of the Victoria Harbour ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Loh a curious choice for government role but could make an impact in office

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Chun-ying's most pressing environmental challenges: he should look at how to manage waste, tackle the notorious air pollution and conserve nature, she wrote. Loh said Leung should combine economic ... Exchange, which conducted and released Hong Kong's first in-depth survey of residents' environmental behaviour in 2001, produced an air management policy in 2006, and also published books ...

  6. A glimmer of hope going into a new year

    Posted Dec 30th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... of the mainland's economic rise; how to resolve the heightened tensions over the poverty gap; heritage and environmental conservation issues; and how to build a new governance system and a workable ... systems', the battle over universal suffrage has taken a new turn. Electing the chief executive by one person, one vote in 2017 is no doubt a long time from now. Yet the reality- bitter to many- ...

  7. Revamp a smart tactic to maintain feel-good factor

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... planning, lands, buildings, urban renewal and development-related heritage conservation Education Bureau- education policy Environment Bureau- environmental protection, energy and sustainable development Financial Services and Treasury Bureau*- financial services development and managing government finances Food and Health Bureau- food safety and health policies Home Affairs Bureau- ...

  8. Students channel green thinking

    Posted Jun 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... discussion points will be compiled and sent to the government. Shaun Martin, an adviser with the Environmental Management Association, said: 'Hong Kong's sustainable development affects ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com The outlook for Hong Kong's sustainable development sparked heated debate yesterday among members of the public, environmental science students, government ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Aug 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tsang must follow Beijing on air pollution Hong Kong's former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang was once credited with saying that Hong Kong people deserved the trust of Beijing and what was really needed from the central government was a little more of the two systems and slightly less of the one country. It was a brave statement to make indeed, but then the British were ...

  10. Christine Loh poised for senior environment post

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tony Cheung, Cheung Chi-fai and Colleen Lee Environmental researcher and democracy activist Christine Loh Kung-wai is strongly tipped to become undersecretary for the environment. Green ... a conflict of interest. Loh (pictured), a lawmaker in the 1990s, has for the past decade focused on environmental and social policy research. She is regarded as a pan-democrat- a rarity ...




SCMP.com Account