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  1. Be more sensitive with hawkers, officers told

    Posted Aug 20th 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... and combs in Kwun Tong, which sparked fierce public criticism. The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department has yet to study a squad report before deciding if it will prosecute the 74-year-old ... dealing with elderly people and disabled illegal hawkers. Under the guideline, a warning should be given before issuing a summons to illegal hawkers who do not sell cooked food, or are not hawking ...

  2. Attack sparks call for more inspectors

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... Felix Chan The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department must provide extra manpower to protect its frontline officers when enforcing hygiene regulations, a union said. The appeal ... soiled the street. 'When asked by a Food and Environmental Hygiene Department officer for her personal particulars, the Filipina refused to cooperate. She and her female employer ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Judge blasts developers for wasting time with planning appeals

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... included in a 2010 draft outline zoning plan for Mong Kok. The practice of repeating arguments that had little substance wasted time and resources, the judge said. "Meanwhile, there is a stay ...

  4. Tougher approach to on-street clothes cages unveiled

    Posted Jun 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said on Monday. Under a new policy, on-street cages will be removed by the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department in operations co-ordinated by district officers, ... Mrs Lam added. Under the current policy, used clothes collection cages illegally placed on streets are removed by the Lands Department or the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department. ...

  5. Top court's time is being wasted

    Posted Nov 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... brought as of right, regardless of merit, only increase the legal costs of the parties concerned. It does not take a top judge to realise this arrangement is a waste of time and public resources. ...

  6. Egg-waffle hawker can rest easy

    Posted Nov 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng said earlier that he had been making HK$6,000 a month selling his waffles in Tai Hang, and sent HK$4,000 to his mainland family while earning extra money delivering food for a restaurant and collecting waste paper. Before the welfare department stepped in, he had also said that he refused to claim welfare, bringing him praise from the health minister for his independence. ...

  7. What constitutional crisis? It's a waste crisis we face

    Posted Oct 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... further undermine our judicial independence and blur even more the separation of powers in Hong Kong. Instead, all parties should resolve the real issue- the management of our waste- after which ...

  8. Committee to fund waste removal

    Posted Jul 24th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip The Rural Committee that oversees Ho Sheung Heung village in Sheung Shui will fund the removal of construction waste dumped illegally on village land. Truck drivers who unloaded the waste had been identified, but they insisted they had obtained landowners' consent, legislator Lee Wing-tat said after a site visit by a Legislative Council committee. ...

  9. Workers fear disposal of bikes may be illegal

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Scarlett Chiang About 900 Food and Environmental Hygiene Department workers are worried that it might be illegal for them to dispose of bicycles left chained up at bike parking areas ... places for too long. She said staff members had been told such removals were justified under the Waste Disposal Ordinance because the majority of these bikes were very old and could be classified ...

  10. Hong Kong has the legal muscle to fight pollution- let's stop wasting it

    Posted Sep 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I support Terry Scott's thought-provoking letter ('Government stands idly by while we endure terrible air pollution', September 23). The government clearly has changed its tune: senior officials now respond immediately and sincerely, saying ...




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