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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Chengdu mainland's most liveable city, says Asia Development Bank

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:06am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Chengdu takes liveable-city honours Chengdu is the most liveable city on the mainland, followed by Guangzhou and Ningbo, according to the Asian Development Bank. Beijing ranked 18th, while Shanghai came in at 22nd. Lanzhou languished at the bottom of the study of 33 cities, with Harbin for company. The bank used a measure called ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lawmakers trash Tseung Kwan O landfill expansion plan

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... two decades to plan for waste handling, but we can barely inch forward with our blueprint," said Secretary for the Environment Wong Kam-sing. But pro-government lawmaker Chan Yuen-han ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    HK$1 glass recycling levy welcomed by most, SCMP.com poll finds

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... even if I have to pay more," he said. Han Li-ching, 79, who seldom drinks beer or wine, praised the recycling scheme and did not agree that the government should bear the cost. "Why ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - ENVIRONMENT

    Book review: China's Environmental Challenges by Judith Shapiro

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... regions with Han settlers. Tibetans do not mine, for religious reasons. But Beijing wants to exploit the 126 minerals found there. A hydropower station at Yamdrok Yumtso, a holy lake believed to contain the spirit of Tibet, is guarded by 1,500 PLA soldiers. Its dam will provide electricity for Lhasa which is becoming a Han city. The South-North Water Transfer Project, a highly ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ENVIRONMENT

    Turn back the tide

    Posted May 06th 2013, 10:21am by Charley Lanyon

    ... look “I grew up in a place called Romford, Essex, an urban area just east of London and a long way from the sea,” he says. Rose spent his days eagerly watching Hans Hass’ underwater ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Proposed Tai Po beach a seahorse breeding spot, say green activists

    Posted Oct 19th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... marine and bird species at the site over the past few years in their drive to save the natural coastline and avert an ecological disaster. "Super-seat" lawmaker Chan Yuen-han ...



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