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  1. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Hong Kong zoo animals 'need laws to protect their psychological welfare'

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:41am by SARAH KARACS

    ... Sarah Karacs sarah.karacs@scmp.com Animal welfare laws 'lag behind' Hong Kong needs to "drag its animal protection laws out of the last century", according ... and Taiwan when it comes to legislation that forces zoo managers to ensure the psychological needs of its animals are met. "The only welfare protection zoo animals have in Hong Kong ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Guangdong's greener future

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by WINSTON MOK

    ... Winston Mok Winston Mok says the renewal of China's economic powerhouse will best be achieved by focusing development on the delta, upgrading people's skills and creating a greener environment in its outer regions Guangdong revisited Long China& ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:20am by STAFF

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Environment body discusses third runway The Advisory Council on the Environment meets to discuss the environmental impact assessment for the proposed third runway at the airport. The report has come under fire over its environmental mitigation measures, in particular over the protection of Chinese white ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, September 9, 2014

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 04:50am by LETTERS

    ... internal security issues. Alan Johnson, Central   We must all embrace green lifestyles I am concerned about the attitude of Hongkongers towards environmental protection, especially with regard ... Hongkongers have towards environmental protection. People often pay little attention to it because of materialism. If more people were more aware of the environmental harm their lifestyle causes, ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Ozone depletion not a threat to a united world

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:03am by SCMP Editorial

    ... otherwise. The protective shield against cancer-causing ultraviolet rays was thinning and shrinking until political determination forced the phasing out of the man-made gases that destroy ozone. ... be destroyed. It is a major environmental success- a reminder that with unity, commitment and urgency, any of the world's major problems can be satisfactorily handled. ...

  6. News - China Insider - CORRUPTION

    Shanxi official dumps mistress by making her sign '400,000-yuan termination deal'

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 12:44pm by James Griffiths

    ... James Griffiths james.griffiths@scmp.com An official in China's Shanxi province has been left red-faced after photos of a "termination agreement" he signed with his jilted mistress were posted online. According to The   Beijing News, Xiaoyi municipal environmental protection bureau official Guo Shuanglong signed an agreement with his 26-year-old mistress, paying her ...

  7. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Canada ratifies China investment deal, may help smooth relations

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 02:08pm by Reuters in Ottawa

    ... Reuters in Ottawa Agreement over protection for foreign investments in Canada to come into force after two-year delay in move seen as method to defuse tensions between Ottawa and Beijing Canada has finally ratified a foreign investment protection agreement with China after a two-year delay in a step that may help ease tensions between the two countries and smooth the way ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Contractor in Pillar Point sewage-plant leak may get million-dollar fine

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 03:23am by TIMMY SUNG

    ... there was room for improvement in the way the department communicated with the Environmental Protection and the Leisure and Cultural Services departments. "We have begun the review with relevant ... the beaches regardless," he said. "The Leisure and Cultural Services Department relies on the Environmental Protection and Drainage Services departments to give them a lead on whether ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Beijing's new advertising law offers consumer protection

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 03:40am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Advertising law will stop abuses Nothing sells like celebrity. This is apparently what some advertisers believe. Celebrity branding has indeed become so prevalent that hardly a day goes by without actors, singers and athletes promoting just ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Close cramped, dated city zoo to protect well-being of animals

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 05:23am by LETTERS

    ... Shut cramped, dated city zoo to protect well-being of animals Hong Kong zoo is too crowded. As a densely populated metropolis, Hong Kong can barely house all the people here, let alone provide a comfortable home for animals. Animals in the zoo are often packed into their enclosures tighter than rush-hour commuters on the MTR. The cages are far too small and crowded compared ...




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