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  1. There is more to progress than meaningless construction projects

    Posted Sep 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I would like to support the comments made by Gordon Andreassend concerning the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge ('Future generations will be saddled with consequences of absurd ... is completely unnecessary and will be a huge white elephant. The government should be working to save money, not spend more of it. Another meaningless road the Hong Kong taxpayer will be saddled ...

  2. Letters

    Posted May 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge], which was the subject of a recent judicial review, and the impact that this has had on the assessments related to other proposed infrastructure projects around ... Yam-kuen who has used the same heavy-handed approach at Legco to criticise the legal challenge to the environmental impact assessment report on the Hong Kong- Zhuhai-Macau bridge. Instead ...

  3. Routing for the future

    Posted Sep 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kong by being an obstacle to the construction and use of new transport infrastructure, which we now see with the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge.' The structure spanning the Pearl River ... Another idea Jones floated was rapid bus transit on new infrastructure like the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. 'One of the three lanes could be dedicated for buses or a rubber-wheeled train- ...

  4. Talkback

    Posted Jun 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge and a logistic park. However, the government has already identified two alternative sites in the existing Tung Chung new town (not within the ambit of the planning ... Q Is it a good idea to wrap the TST clock tower in a giant shopping bag? It's an excellent idea to wrap a Hong Kong public building in a shopping bag, as it neatly shows ...

  5. We need real policies that fix our problems, not publicity stunts

    Posted May 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... than wander around with the media in tow, they would have sat down and worked on the environmental impact assessment for the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge. In all, 50,000 extra vehicles per day will head across the bridge and straight for the most polluted and overcrowded urban centres of Mong Kok, Tsim Sha Tsui, Central and Causeway Bay. The extra daily emissions will have a bigger ...

  6. Macau factor

    Posted Aug 08th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... If a bridge links Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai, I anticipate that the winners will be Hong Kong tourism and retail whereas Hong Kong property owners will be the losers. Macau's city ... minutes, especially properties of 1,500-2,000 sq ft. This will contradict government policy for the long-term stability of the Hong Kong property market. SAMUEL KHOR, Tsim Sha Tsui Rock bottom ...

  7. Porous logic of the concrete pourers...

    Posted Apr 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... billion that will be contributed to the bridge linking Hong Kong with Zhuhai and Macau. They are part of a government philosophy that a key component of development is pouring concrete. There is, ... Governments the world over are generally not renowned for their prudent spending habits, and the wealthier ones even less so than others. Hong Kong's administration, which is among ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Jan 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... way, instead of giving some of it to Macau or Zhuhai? The government and Airport Authority should come clean and tell the public how many tens of millions have been spent ... mainlanders is growing, and they seem to like buying properties in the SAR. But Hong Kong is a small economy compared with the mainland and if there is no prospect of an end to this practice, ...

  9. Police bridge gap with minorities

    Posted Oct 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... assistants were a useful bridge between police and minorities, especially because the force had so few non-Chinese officers. Heina Rizwan Mohammad, 21, a Pakistani who is a community liaison ... in Chungking Mansions. The assistants maintain close contact with non-Chinese community leaders and relay their opinions to the force. Mohammad's grandfather was a policeman in Hong Kong, ...

  10. Bridge-crash officer may face action for speeding, police say

    Posted Dec 18th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A police motorcyclist, who crashed on the Tsing Ma Bridge during an alleged joy ride with two colleagues while they were on duty, may be prosecuted for speeding. Police said ... to a seafood feast on Po Toi Island. Bridge limit The speed limit on the Tsing Ma Bridge at the spot where the motorcycle police officer crashed is, in kilometres per hour: 80 ...




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