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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Everyone must make sacrifices if Hong Kong is to hit flats target

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 04:09am by SCMP Editorial

    ... the government can hit its housing target. In another blow to the government, Kwai Tsing District Council opposed the construction of new flats on sites previously reserved for community facilities ... the councillors in Kwai Tsing said the district was already crowded. They were also concerned about the additional burden on traffic. However valid the reasons may be, they are not unique ...

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    Urban planning crucial for better housing development

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 05:05am by LETTERS

    ... were set and plot ratio of residential buildings increased. But the effort to meet the target number of flats to be built has suffered setbacks. Kwai Tsing District Council opposed the building of new flats on sites originally reserved for recreational use [and a minibus station]. Sham Shui Po District Council objected to rezoning a green belt site for housing. The misgivings expressed ...

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    Lantau has so much potential to become a multi-function hub

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:49am by LETTERS

    ... forward to the island's development over the next decade. The runway project will offer outstanding business opportunities and more jobs to residents of Tung Chung, Kwai Chung, Tsuen Wan and Tsing Yi. There will be further development and expansion of Tung Chung new town. In this area of Lantau, we will see more shopping malls, hotels, restaurants, and exhibition and convention ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, November 22, 2014

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 05:15am by LETTERS

    ... to survive and strive against all odds. Barry Law Ming-chak, Tsing Yi   Legco building attack brings shame on city I was shocked to read about the attack on the Legco building during the early hours ... to be built above ground was firmly rejected as a very bad idea? The government, the Town Planning Board and district councillors should think carefully before destroying one of the few remaining ...

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    Kwai Tsing port still important

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Kwai Tsing's port operation is not a sunset industry There have been suggestions that Kwai Tsing Container Terminals is no longer needed. Some even suggest it would be better suited ... of southern Chinese ports has led some to say that the Kwai Tsing port operation is a sunset industry. But the success of mainland ports does not preclude the success of our own. As well as retaining ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 06:20am by STAFF

    ... and then implementing a veto of state funding for public corruption prosecutors. He promised the veto after the Democratic district attorney who oversees the investigative unit refused to resign following her ... out! Yes, it's Halloween tonight and if you want a piece of the action, head down to Lan Kwai Fong or go and do some trick-or-treating. Some scholars suggest the event is an ancient pagan ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, October 25, 2014

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 04:57am by LETTERS

    ... democracy. Mr Leung has to give greater thought to the kind of democratic development Hong Kong should have. Michelle Yeung, Tsing Yi   Democracy key to solving city's problems The controversial ... for the administration to take appropriate steps to deal with the ongoing political crisis and for officials to stop repeatedly saying that the protest is an illegal assembly. Issac Lee Ka-kiu, Kwai Chung ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Austria banks on spirit of innovation to forge deeper ties with Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:29am by CLAUDIA REINPRECHT

    ... Biro, could guarantee the stability of the Tsing Ma Bridge, the world's second-longest span suspension bridge at the time of completion, while the entire air-to-ground communication system ... In the context of the West Kowloon Cultural District development, we see great potential for substantive dialogue with Hong Kong on the role of culture in enhancing the quality of life in cities ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, October 16, 2014

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 04:50am by LETTERS

    ... the protesters occupying key points in Hong Kong because it was hurting their income. As someone who works in Lan Kwai Fong, I noticed that when the Occupy Central movement started its protests, as soon ... Kwai Fong to Tsim Sha Tsui, they have been charging a flat rate of HK$500. This blatant thievery, which must have the tacit nod from the authorities, is not only scandalous from a tourist point ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, March 6, 2013

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... it will lead to more exhibitions and conventions coming to AsiaWorld-Expo. Because of that, it would be a good idea to duplicate a Lan Kwai Fong or Soho entertainment district somewhere near ... including the Disneyland theme park and the Big Buddha at Ngong Ping. These developments have brought welcome job opportunities, especially to residents in Tung Chung and Tsing Yi. I think we ...




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