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  1. Letters

    Posted Jan 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the younger generation in Hong Kong. R. Hau, Kowloon Bay Waste cleared near Lantau site I would like to thank Peter Millward for his letter and advice ('Making a mess in Lantau country ... supply to the Lantau South area. The project is scheduled for completion in the middle of this year. Throughout the course of the project, we have been fully aware of the environmental ...

  2. Concrete, not nature, appears Lantau priority

    Posted Dec 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the letter headlined 'Lantau nature priority' (December 23) by Christine Chow, secretary of the Lantau Development Taskforce. Ms Chow asserts that the Concept Plan for Lantau, recently published by the taskforce, 'adopted a balanced and sustainable approach integrating both development and conservation needs'. If this is the case, it is not evident ...

  3. More study urged on landing route for bridge

    Posted Jun 18th 2005, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... and Macau. The landing route will connect the bridge to the North Lantau Highway. The least expensive of the options is also the shortest, costing $4 billion. But its main drawback ... The Islands District Council had ruled out the option because of its proximity to residents, said Andy Lo Kwong-shing, a council member: 'This option is quite cheap and easy to maintain ...

  4. Tung Chung smog drives residents to consider fleeing

    Posted Feb 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... development projects- such as a logistics park, container port and the Zhuhai-Macau bridge- go ahead on Lantau. This month's poll was conducted about five months after Tung Chung was hit by Hong ... it I may move out. But the most important thing is to get across the message of air pollution and organise the residents to press the government to do something,' he said. Islands District ...

  5. talk back

    Posted Oct 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of disfiguring Lantau, Hong Kong's last remaining significant land asset and Hong Kong's green lungs. Congratulations to the Living Islands Movement and the concerned residents of Mui Wo ... Jonathan Conway, Lantau Q Do you agree with the shelving of the superjail? How pleasing to hear that the Correctional Services Department has shelved plans for the Hei Ling Chau superjail. Yet ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted Jun 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Should the drug rehab school get the Mui Wo premises? During the 10 years to 2006 that I worked in the Social Welfare Department and Education and Manpower Bureau, I had the pleasure of interacting with Christian Zheng Sheng College and visiting its prese ...

  7. Lantau: ecological wasteland

    Posted Jan 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the ecological wasteland is to be Lantau. On top of disputed projects such as the Disney Theme Park, Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge and a 'value-added' logistics park, Lantau will have one more ... damaging. So why is the government again pointing to Lantau for CT10? An ecological mental picture of the future of Lantau includes worsened air pollution as a result of increased cross-border ...

  8. Super-jail seen as best use of island

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

    ... a selection process that concluded there was little potential for alternative development, a senior security official said. Green groups and Lantau residents have expressed outrage at the choice of Hei Ling Chau, where an 80-hectare plot is to be reclaimed from the sea and a 2.2km bridge built to connect it with Lantau. Opponents say Kong Nga Po near the border- which was shortlisted ...

  9. We need an antidote to the stresses of city living

    Posted May 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and on a smaller scale. As we develop Lantau Island, on which Tai O sits, and as we push the boundaries of the city into the undeveloped countryside, there is a need to protect the cultural history- ...

  10. Talkback

    Posted Jun 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... deserted island? There is one next door, in Shanghai, which cost US$378 million to build and officially opens for China's first Formula One Grand Prix on September 26. Some 45 minutes from ... a valuable lesson learned from the devastating Sars outbreak. Terry Tang, Mei Foo Q Where should the mules go after the cable car project is completed? The Lantau Mountain Camp Residents' ...




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