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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Minister seeks closer tie with Kuk after new party plan

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 02:08pm by Tony Cheung

    ... They include a possible threat to the small-house policy and a plan to extend the Tuen Mun landfill. But failed chief executive candidate Henry Tang Ying-yen, also speaking at the reception, said ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Heung Yee Kuk factions split over plan to form political party

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG, Tanna Chong

    ... The government's plan to expand the Tuen Mun landfill and its efforts to include some village land in country parks have triggered protests by the rural community. During an RTHK interview yesterday, kuk ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Kuk need more than village clout to form a political party, members say

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 10:47am by FANNY FUNG

    ... government plans to expand the Tuen Mun landfills and the incorporation of enclaves into country parks. Other battlegrounds include unauthorised structures on rural houses and arguments over ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Kuk threatens to delay rural land projects

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 03:58am by Olga Wong and Tony Cheung

    ... a threat to the people's way of life or health, just like with the Tuen Mun landfill proposal," he said. Whether the land identified by the government can be rezoned or resumed ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Maverick CY Leung sticks to January for policy address speech

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... the city's rubbish problem while dinner was served. The lawmakers again rejected expanding the Tseung Kwan O and Tuen Mun landfills and urged senior officials to tackle the issue. "Many of us ... input from chief secretary." The Democratic Alliance for Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong's Elizabeth Quat, added: "Mr Leung asked us about the landfill issue. I clearly told ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    CY should work on ties with Legco, say Beijing loyalists

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung, Jennifer Ngo, Emily Tsang

    ... Beijing loyalists blame recent disputes on the government's lack of communication Two prominent Beijing-loyalist politicians pointed to disputes over landfills and an elderly ... not communicated well with lawmakers before tabling Legco's landfill extension plans. Lawmakers could be made to feel they can ring up an official and raise a concern, and the official would value ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Worrying about subdivided-flat dwellers keeps CY Leung from good night's sleep

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Wai, where he took questions on a wide range of topics, including the extension of landfills, housing, education and pollution. Most of the questions concerned key livelihood issues. Leung said ... to increasing land and housing supply. Addressing the recent landfill row, Leung said he felt "apologetic" towards residents living near the three proposed expanded sites - in Tuen Mun, Tseung ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Plan for district councillors to make up nominating body

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... on the overall Hong Kong situation has been on the rise in recent years, including such important policies as the plan to enlarge landfills and the new town developments in the northeast New ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Lawmaker calls for coalition of parties to govern Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 26th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... in 2003. In recent months, the administration's difficulties in securing the legislature's support for its policies have been underlined by a failed landfill extension plan and delays ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Four arrested in clashes after CY Leung town hall meeting

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by Ernest Kao

    ... and pro-democracy groups clash in Tin Shui Wai "We are here to protest the government plan to extend the landfill in Kowloon West," said Tuen Mun district councillor Josephine Chan Shu-ying. ...




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