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  1. 'Complete package' is all tenants need

    Posted Mar 12th 2010, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis When Klaus Feyler and his wife moved into the Sutton Court tower of Gateway Apartments in Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, more than 10 years ago, the building had the distinctive ... daily basis for eating and playing sport,' Feyler says. During the 10 years Feyler has been living in Gateway, the complex has undergone significant upgrades, particularly environmental ...

  2. News - China

    Dongchuan district chief vows to investigate ‘milk river’ pollution

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 07:03pm by Chris Luo

    ... acknowledge our faults. [The water pollution] was due to waste water discharge. We will address the problems and amend our conduct,” said Dongchuan district head Lu Ping, referring to a stream in his ... an environmental protection expert found the heavy metal content of the stream was 50 times higher than claimed by the environmental bureau, local media reported. A district agriculture official also ...

  3. Sun shines on Gateway's green schemes

    Posted Nov 20th 2009, 12:00am by Kenneth Ko

    ... Kenneth Ko Solar power is now part of everyday life at Gateway Apartments, powering the water-heating system for the prestigeous serviced apartment project in a programme designed to lower carbon emissions and to protect the environment. Climate change has become such a big issue that it is tough for everyone to think about how to make a difference. Gateway Apartments has been ...

  4. Gateway Apartments goes green for electricity supply

    Posted Nov 04th 2009, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... A solar-powered energy system has been installed to supply electricity to the two serviced apartment blocks owned by Gateway Apartments in Tsim Sha Tsui. 'It will provide 120,000 kilowatt-hours per ... an assistant general manager of Gateway Apartments, which is controlled by Wharf (Holdings). According to the Environmental Protection Agency in the United States, a reduction in consumption of 3,450 ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    ‘Hundreds of graves’ lying in Hong Kong's country parks and green belts

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 02:19pm

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Environmental groups record the number of licensed burials grounds impinging on environmentally sensitive areas in Yuen Long and North District Hundreds ... In North District, the group counted six permitted burial grounds that were in or near conservation areas and 20 that were located in or near country parks. Green activists blame a “primitive” ...

  6. 'No skyscrapers' for North District

    Posted Apr 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Residents seeking to develop North District in the New Territories should be mindful of conserving local characteristics instead of blindly building skyscrapers, the planning chief told rural district councillors yesterday. The stance drew opposition from the councillors, who said the government's emphasis on conservation stifled development ...

  7. High-rise project will attract more polluting businesses to wetland district

    Posted Oct 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... I refer to the letter by Wendy Tong Barnes, chief corporate affairs officer of Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited ('Cheung Kong's project can enable fish farming practices to survive', September 29). Ms Barnes totally missed the main point abou ...

  8. Fireworks blast sparks high-level safety drive

    Posted Feb 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the fireworks business at the port of Sanshui, the mainland's fireworks export gateway. The port handles about 60 per cent of the country's fireworks exports, most of which are produced ...

  9. Outrage at felling of trees near cultural district site

    Posted May 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Resident describes act as 'disgustingly horrifying' As many as 100 young trees lining a road leading to the future West Kowloon Cultural District have been felled. ... A security guard at the MTR station construction site said the trees were outside their site and not their responsibility. The development of the cultural district is still in its infant stage ...

  10. District's facelift will force out residents

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivien Cui After years of controversial and fast-paced development, Beijing's Xicheng district has started drawing up plans for the future of its historic Houhai and Qianhai areas. ... will be relocated to make way for the new project. A freeze will be placed on the development of more bars and nightclubs in the area. Xu Wei, the deputy director of Xicheng district, said: 'After ...




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