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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Macau gaming executive threatens French heritage

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... of old-fashioned xenophobia. It's not as if Ng is going to transport the estate back to Macau. Cow pats v progress in Lantau We hear of a meeting in Mui Wo yesterday between the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department and a collection of non-governmental organisations that want to stop the removal of feral cows from southern Lantau. Rainbow Wong, a big landowner, together with the department ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1022697/macau-gaming-executive-threatens-french-heritage
  2. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Capturing the full ugliness of a one-size-fits-all approach

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... this morning. Lantau's Living Islands Movement is also fed up with the ugliness that it feels is being perpetrated on the island both by slovenly and lazy people piling up rubbish, ... for urban areas, where space is at a premium, are transplanted to the islands where space demands are less intensive. These buildings are distinctive for their brutish insensitivity ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1180468/capturing-full-ugliness-one-size-fits-all-approach
  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Why are London barristers calling Hong Kong Treasure Island?

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... as "Treasure Island".   A forum on incineration Incineration is a sensitive topic these days. The government has for the moment put on hold plans to build one on the island of Shek Kwu Chau near Lantau. There has been growing opposition around the world to traditional mass burn incinerators, which many see as a threat to the environment and public health. There are those who maintain ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1211726/why-are-london-barristers-calling-hong-kong-treasure-island
  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    What kind of waste incinerator does Hong Kong need?

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... location of Shek Kwu Chau, a scenic island off South Lantau. Legco shelved this last year. Controversy intensified in 2011 when it became apparent that instead of going ahead with the original site ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1233202/what-kind-waste-incinerator-does-hong-kong-need
  5. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Who will be Hong Kong's next Director of Public Prosecutions?

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... that the previous government's proposed monster incinerator- which it suggested siting near the scenic island of Shek Kwu Chau- will not go ahead. It will be recalled that this controversial project involved building the incinerator on reclaimed land next to the island which is off south Lantau. The total project was expected to cost about HK$23 billion and was anticipated to handle a daily ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1046361/who-will-be-hong-kongs-next-director-public-prosecutions
  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Outrageous sexism in the People's Daily

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... and return for recycling use."   Pointless pavilions Our piece yesterday about ugliness on Lantau has prompted a reader to inform us of a recent visit to the beautiful Tap Mun (Grass Island ... Credit for this campaign should in fact go to Living Islands, though it was actively supported by Paul Zimmerman's Designing Hong Kong group. Indeed, the outcome of the campaign ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1183865/outrageous-sexism-peoples-daily
  7. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Digesting the price

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 01:50am by Howard Winn

    ... in North Lantau. It will process 200 tonnes a day of food waste and will supposedly generate some 14 million kilowatts per hour. The plant was discussed at an environmental affairs panel meeting ... housing for 5,000 people in a 20-hectare development to be built on the site of the old quarry adjacent to Sok Kwu Wan on Lamma island. The idea is that one third of the new residents would live ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1448917/digesting-price

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