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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How much land do we have?

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Bernard Chan

    ... announced a ban on births here by mainland mothers without local partners. The fact that one policy shift can make a difference of 420,000 to our population is amazing. What would happen if, ... numbers significantly and bring rents down again. In short, it is hardly surprising that we are confused about land. Conservation priorities, mainland mothers, migration patterns and tourist ...

  2. Want a financial tip? Expect the unexpected

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... only 58,000 because 37,000 were born to mothers from the mainland. If the government now bans birth tourism, as seems likely, the number of births will fall about 40 per cent. As a result, Hong ... immigration has averaged less than 2,000. And with a ban on mainland mothers, there will be fewer family reunions in the future. Factoring in the rising age of Hong Kong residents, which means fewer ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Apr 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... effectively with the problems the city faces, such as unauthorised building works, insufficient housing and mainland mothers giving birth in Hong Kong. Mr Leung must give very serious thought to whom ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 28, 2013

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... are negatively and racially motivated. The cases involving mainland mothers and domestic helpers so obviously fell into a category of human rights which the courts so disappointingly neglected. The development of our courts is of great concern for our future, particularly in light of the attacks by high-profile mainland-connected lawyers and "legislators". The courts should help ...

  5. Indigenous champion 'predestined to go into politics'

    Posted Jul 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... indigenous status, saying my father was a mainlander from Anhui province, though my mother was from the aboriginal Taiya tribe,' she said. 'But from an old record at a local domicile ... moved to the island from the mainland it refused to return the land to the aboriginal owners, and the DPP has done nothing to rectify the situation. With the unfair treatment of aborigines close ...

  6. It's a lively world...

    Posted Mar 13th 2009, 12:00am by Sara Yin

    ... Compiled by Sara Yin Do you love your mother as much as this man? A 30-year-old man on the mainland walked 34 days to see his 70-year-old mother during Lunar New Year, after his money was stolen at the railway station, the Dahe Daily newspaper reported. Li Haitao walked more than 800km from Beijing to Zhengzhou in Henan province. He arrived on March 9, a month after the Lunar New ...

  7. Pollution Research focuses on infants

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... of health practices and traditions in different societies. For example, it was common for mainland expectant mothers to wear 'anti-radiation' vests which, their manufacturers claim, ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com The mainland will launch its first large study on the relationship between environmental pollution and children's health in the second half of next year, ...

  8. Farmers unruffled by first infection on the mainland

    Posted Jan 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan in Dingdang, Guangxi Swift cull and vaccinations in Guangxi reassure duck producer's neighbours The people of Dingdang are taking in their stride the mainland's first outbreak of H5N1 bird flu. So, too are their neighbours in southwestern Guangxi- like Zhu Zhenghua and his mother. Mr Zhu fed his flock of ducks yesterday morning, just like any other day. ...

  9. Showing China's tigers a mother's love

    Posted Oct 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... founder certainly displayed a mother's concern while in Hong Kong last week to meet potential donors for the charity she started in 2000. 'These tigers are like my little kids who need ... them to nature reserves on the mainland. A key part of this plan was relocating captive South China tigers from mainland zoos to a South African game reserve that Quan established ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The case for giving Mother Nature legal rights

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Surya Deva

    ... Surya Deva Surya Deva says giving legal rights to the environment will compel people to respect its interests Not just an hour of reprieve, if Mother Nature could have her day in court ... of the river in future. What can Hong Kong and the mainland learn from all this? Giving nature "rights" will mean humans are forced to become aware of their duty towards nature. For instance, ...




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