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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lunch with CY Leung: district council leaders opposed to housing plans to meet the chief executive

    Posted May 21st 2014, 04:50am by Emily Tsang, Olga Wong

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Leaders of four district councils opposed to development plans are invited to lunch. But will chief executive's overtures be hard to stomach? C.Y. makes meal out of housing objections Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has invited the leaders of four district councils objecting to public housing plans in their areas to lunch in an effort ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Plea to reject airport runway impact study

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 04:52am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... the endorsement by the Advisory Council on the Environment last month of the Airport Authority's study of the assessment. "I regret the council's decision," Dolphin Conservation ... a special meeting of the Legislative Council's economic development and environmental affairs panel. The meeting also heard from supporters of the runway- mostly from the aviation and logistics ...

  3. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    State Council kicks off drafting of next five-year plan

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 03:36am by STAFF

    ... Staff Reporters Premier Li tells ministers the government wants to improve livelihoods but any programme must account for slowing economy State Council kicks off drafting of five-year plan The State Council kick-started the drafting of China's next five-year plan, with Premier Li Keqiang meeting ministers this week, state media reported yesterday. Li told officials to support ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Free mediation scheme for elderly ends

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 04:02am by Olga Wong

    ... in a paper submitted to the Legislative Council yesterday. The scheme was proposed partly to win lawmakers' support to pass a controversial law in 2010, under which developers can seek ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lack of rail link for new towns development questioned

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 04:02am by FANNY FUNG

    ... New Territories plan "because it came up later". But he assured the board that space had been allowed for the new railway to extend further if needed. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    HK$100m grants to district councils spark debate on public interest

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... taxpayers' money is going into advancing the people's interest or that of politicians. The 18 district councils each have a one-off grant of HK$100 million from Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com District councils' decisions on how to use taxpayers' money in Yuen Long and Tai Po may not serve residents the best, members say HK$100 m grants ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Councils to stay pragmatic on HK$100m after goose fiasco

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Goose is off the menu for councils At least 12 district councils are planning projects to improve local facilities and health care using their HK$100 million from Chief Executive Leung ... for local communities. But concerns were raised earlier this year about public funds being wasted on "landmarks" in the past. In Tsuen Wan, for example, the council spent HK$1.2 million ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Chuk Yuen villagers' delay bid could hit border project deadline

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 02:42am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... seen its budget increase massively. A request for extra funding has yet to be approved by lawmakers due to filibustering of other funding requests and the Legislative Council's summer ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    URA's plan to revitalise old flats in To Kwa Wan falls through

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 03:23am by Olga Wong

    ... demand-led redevelopment policy- projects initiated by owners but executed by the authority- which is said to have led to HK$3 billion in losses since it began in 2011. "The project's ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Chief executive Leung angers activists by backing man-made beach

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Chief executive overrules environment officials on man-made facility at Lung Mei despite a decade of opposition from green campaigners Leung angers activists by backing beach plan Plans for a man-made beach on a relatively unspoiled stretch of the shores of Tolo Harbour will go ahead after Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying overruled his environment ...




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