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  1. News - Hong Kong - WILDLIFE

    Work on delta bridge linked to expected decline in dolphin numbers

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Hazel Knowles, Simon Parry

    ... Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge for a continuing steep decline in the number of pink dolphins in Hong Kong waters. The average number of pink dolphins- also known as Chinese white dolphins- in Hong Kong waters has ... work in relation to the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge in Hong Kong waters that began in 2012 and the work that began across the border in 2010/11," Dr Hung said. "This additional ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    City warned HK$100 billion boost from new bridge at risk due to inaction

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 05:54am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Economist warns that failure to develop Lantau ahead of completion of Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge could see city lose business HK$100 b bridge boost at risk Hong Kong could lose out on a HK$100 billion boost to its economy if it fails to plan ahead for the opening of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge in 2016, an economist has warned. The development ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong should look to Lantau for development

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... dictated by ferry timetables. The decision to locate Hong Kong International Airport on its northern side necessitated bridges, road and rail links. That opened the way for expansion of Tung Chung ... Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui, at first glance, seems far-fetched. Lantau is much removed from the glitz and glamour of Hong Kong's famous shopping districts, literally as well as in terms ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Integrating airports, not another runway, is long-term solution

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 12:00am

    ... reactive solutions. The transport situation in the Pearl River Delta also illustrates this view. The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge is catering only to narrow vested interests. The present push ... the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge only serves road traffic- contrary to government policy of giving precedence to rail. We need a rapid and secure transport system to whisk travellers between ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Officials' neglect condemns dolphins

    Posted May 11th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... and speed regulated traffic separation zone in the North Lantau waterway. The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge was not on the radar in those days. In 1994, dolphin population levels were thought ... define the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, together with the coastal development to the north of Tung Chung, effectively exclude any dolphin activity. Even faced with workable and rational ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Invention prevents ships from colliding with nearby bridges

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... messages to any vessels at risk of colliding with it. Ni said the technology, which was developed at a cost of HK$8 million, could be applied to the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, which ... responsible for building the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge had shown interest in the impact measurement and evaluation aspects of the system. But the technology had yet to be fitted to any bridge ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong needs new attractions, says tourism chief

    Posted May 08th 2013, 03:38pm by Ada Lee

    ... and a cycling competition on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge might be feasible after it opens in 2016. The board first hoped to organise a smaller-scale cycling event on the Tsing Ma Bridge next year, ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Hong Kong should look into expanding the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens event and organising a large-scale cycling competition to attract more tourists, the new Tourism ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - MARINE LIFE

    Porpoise death brings tally of dead dolphins found to six this year

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... by the ongoing construction of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge than the waters off northern Lantau, home to most of Hong Kong's Chinese white dolphins. The society is unhappy with the bridge ... on a Lantau beach yesterday- at least the sixth dead dolphin found in Hong Kong waters so far this year. The mammal's body was spotted by swimmers at lower Cheung Sha beach, on the southern coast ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Activist warns time running out for Hong Kong’s pink dolphins

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 11:39am by Silvio Carrillo

    ... locally – for over a decade, says the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge project, to be completed in 2016, will severely affect the city’s unique marine life. The ongoing underwater construction ... to discussing Hong Kong’s declining Chinese White Dolphin population. 

“Ultimately, you have to blame the Hong Kong government,” he said. 

 The 38-year-old Hong Kong biologist and director of the Hong ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    City Digest, January 18, 2013

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... to pay HK$170,000 in bills from legal proceedings over Anita Mui's trust. Reclamation work for giant bridge to resume The Labour Department has revoked a suspension order of work for a Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge construction site. The work on the site near Chek Lap Kok airport is for reclamation works relating to an artificial island for the massive bridge across the Pearl River estuary. ...




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