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  1. Let's be environmentally smart

    Posted Feb 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to protect the environment. We can be environmentally friendly in ways that work out better than dimming lights. For example, we could turn the air conditioner off when it isn't very hot. ... local and international. I also agree that we should be more concerned about environmental problems. But is dimming lights in classrooms really the best way to show our concern? We all know ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Masterplanners consider heritage and environmental impact

    Posted Jul 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei In recent years, every development project proposal seems to have been attacked by protesters who want to voice out their thoughts on land use. The public has become more concerned and vocal about the potential impact on the environment, heri ...

  4. Heritage zones in Paracels to Protect relics

    Posted Jun 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Heritage protection zones will be set up along the reefs of the Paracel Islands, Hainan's provincial government said yesterday. The move follows ... authorities said four heritage protection zones will be set up at North Reef, Discovery Reef, Vuladdore Reef and Crescent Reef in the Paracel Islands, also known as the Xisha Islands on the mainland. ...

  5. What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Nov 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the election. Top cadres have air purifiers while ordinary Beijingers have to breathe the capital's filthy air: Jonathan Parry- Why can't economic growth and environmental protection run hand ... and environmental protection. Keith Timothy Jones- It's like the leaders are creating a state within a state. Academic says mainland faces nightmare of rising inflation and unemployment: Bjorn Berg- ...

  6. Organic farm sets a shining example

    Posted Apr 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... their actions can impact the natural environment. Some of them are so spoiled that they don't even think about wasting precious resources. The government should arrange more environmental protection campaigns and workshops in schools. Young people need to be encouraged to develop their sense of responsibility towards the natural environment. Sally Hui, Hang Seng School of Commerce ...

  7. Boy wins top prize for idea to protect PINs

    Posted Aug 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Afraid of someone stealing your password when you enter it at an ATM? Primary Six pupil Tiga Ho Man-him has an answer. The 10-year-old pupil of Tai Po Old Market Public School has come up with a revolving ATM keyboard- slo ...

  8. Keep our farms to protect against shortages, says retiring market boss

    Posted May 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to protect us against possible future food shortages, and we don't know when it will happen,' said Lai, the general manager of the Vegetable Marketing Organisation, who will step down next ... the colonial government to set up the marketing organisation. By establishing a government- supervised distribution and sales channel for farm produce, the organisation aimed to protect the incomes ...

  9. China considering passing laws to protect maritime sovereignty

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

    ... Standing Committee, was asked whether China would follow some Southeast Asian countries in legislating to protect maritime sovereignty, as proposed by some mainland experts. Xin replied: 'We ...

  10. Chongqing reassigns iron-fisted police boss

    Posted Feb 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... affairs. But it revised the post a few hours later, saying that Wang would be in charge of education, intellectual property, environmental protection, industrial and commercial management, sport, ... and technology, and environmental protection, adding: 'You can't say he will do nothing about the economy when he is responsible for the city's industrial and commercial administrative ...




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