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  1. Concerns over public access to hotel planned for historic Tai O site

    Posted Feb 20th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng Concerns were raised about public access to a proposed boutique hotel at the historic Tai O Police Station after details were unveiled yesterday. Una Lau Yuk-man, assistant general manager of the Hong Kong Heritage Conservation Foundation, releas ...

  2. Preserving past best way to revive Tai O, say design winners

    Posted Sep 09th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng The winners of a design competition seeking ways to revitalise Tai O have called for 'minimal intervention' in the old fishing village. Cultural tourism was the main theme of the first-prize submission among entries from professional gr ...

  3. Tai O proposals seek to protect fishing village's natural landscape

    Posted Aug 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng A competition seeking design proposals to revitalise Tai O has attracted ideas that respect the old fishing village's natural landscape and limit development, in contrast to the official plans. 'No top-down master plan or superimposed m ...

  4. Tai O group says 'revitalisation' plan would harm wetlands

    Posted Jul 29th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng A group of Tai O residents have called for a halt to plans to give the fishing town a facelift, saying the work would damage mangrove wetlands and fail to address local needs. The group said a piece of reed bed had already been damaged by dumping ...

  5. HK and Guangdong air quality shows slight decline on last year

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... stations in Hong Kong- in Tsuen Wan, at Tung Chung near the airport on Lantau and at Tap Mun, or Grass Island, in Mirs Bay off the north coast of Sai Kung- all had worse readings than a year ...

  6. Planners put ecological onus on CLP

    Posted Jul 26th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng CLP Power would have to actively mitigate any damage to the marine ecology if it were to build a liquefied natural gas terminal on South Soko Island, town planners said when they agreed on a draft zoning plan for the project yesterday. The draft zoning plan will be forwarded to the Islands District Council for consultation. At the request of the Town Planning Board, ...

  7. Peng Chau residents oppose transmitter

    Posted Nov 04th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... a radio transmitter on a hill on the island. The transmitter is for a radio station planned by former Commercial Radio host Albert Cheng King-hon. Mr Cheng was this year granted a 12-year licence ... unable to give details of the project, such as whether trees would have to be cut, at a meeting last week. 'There's already a radio transmitter in the northern part of this island ...



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