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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Despite higher costs, keep Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge on track

    Posted Nov 16th 2014, 06:16am by SCMP Editorial

    ... that the government would seek extra funding for an artificial island being developed as part of the bridge linking Hong Kong with Zhuhai and Macau. Delaying approval will only mean higher costs. The scale and landmark nature of the 50km bridge being built by Hong Kong, Guangdong province and Macau has diverted attention from the island project off north Lantau. Yet reclamation work and construction ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong should look to Lantau for development

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

    ... of perception. But given what the city's largest island has in terms of infrastructure and the implications of the completion of the bridge to Zhuhai and Macau as early as 2016, it is obvious ... 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 ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Time to sort out financial arrangements for third runway

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 03:36am by SCMP Editorial

    ... This will not be the first time an environmental impact assessment has had to be put to a court for review. From the construction of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge to an incinerator project on a man-made island, ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong's pink dolphin is no souvenir

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge is being built. The decline was attributed primarily to the construction work, though officials maintain that the marine environment has not been affected. The decrease has rung ... SCMP Editorial Pink dolphin is no souvenir Few Hong Kong animals are as beloved as the Chinese white dolphin. Native to the waters of the Pearl River Delta and Lantau, the marine creature ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    All options must be kept on table in land and housing debate

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 04:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... for targeted development on Lantau Island, especially given the construction of the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge, not to mention the investment in rail and road transport to the airport and Tung ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong should welcome mainland Chinese tourists

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

    ... of the number of hotel rooms as tourist numbers soared, especially after the opening of the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge and the high-speed cross-border railway. This has revived calls for limits ... the dominance of compatriots in the growth, the debate is not so much a question of whether there are too many tourists, but whether there are too many mainland tourists. Hong Kong is one of the few ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Government must reach out to young to win their trust and support

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 05:31am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Reach out to win trust of young Hong Kong students have never been so high profile. They boycott classes, occupy the streets and scuffle with the police. They also outshine ... younger generation. The government can ill-afford to lose their trust and support. Political representation is one way to achieve reconciliation. More serious soul-searching is needed to bridge ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Yoshiko Yamaguchi, songstress who bridged divide

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:22am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Songstress who bridged divide Yoshiko "Shirley" Yamaguchi would have sunk into historical obscurity in Hong Kong and on the mainland except for a classic Canto-pop song. The eponymous hit ballad by Jacky Cheung Hok-yau introduced a generation of Hong Kong people to "Li Hsiang-lan", the Chinese name she used as a renowned actress and singer ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Whatever Beijing does, 'one country, two systems' must be preserved

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 05:18am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial 'Two systems' the key concept At two critical junctures for Hong Kong since the handover, Beijing has invited delegations of the city's elite to receptions ... inclusive attempt to build a united front and bridge divisions among the city's business leaders and professionals amid heated debate over its political future. The second thing ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Pragmatic and focused housing policies deserve our full support

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 02:41am by SCMP Editorial

    ... potential for our city's growth when the bridge to Zhuhai and Macau is opened in 2016. As Leung indicated, his plans will fundamentally change Lantau's functions and potential. ... Kong Island. Then there are the creative suggestions for development, among them building a 130-hectare "metropolis" island east of Lantau and exploring the use of rock caverns. ...




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