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  1. Coastal textile makers get guidelines to move inland for resources

    Posted Jul 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... development. In a directive issued yesterday, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology urged fabric producers to move to the northwest or central regions to be closer to the sources ... has been tarnished by soaring wages and land prices and labour shortages. After a spate of worker suicides, Apple gadget maker Foxconn will relocate most of its production capacity from ...

  2. Land 'privatisation' is a matter of public concern

    Posted Jan 17th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... square metres of land on a site in Borrett Road, Mid-Levels, to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This is because the lease is a private treaty grant and 'according to precedence, ... institution, community'. They point out that, under Article 7 of the Basic Law, all land and natural resources within Hong Kong is state property under the management of the special administrative ...

  3. Former teacher helped with land issues pre-1997

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the British side for exceptions to it. Sun wanted Ko to be a liaison officer and spokeswoman for the Land Commission. She agreed, assuming the title of third secretary of the Ministry of Foreign ... was transferred to the company's land-leasing and management division, where she was, among other things, responsible for the management of the China Resources Building in Wan Chai. Ko felt a little ...

  4. Foreign ministry given Mid-Levels site, to grow

    Posted Nov 25th 2010, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... the land claim policy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 'Is it because it is representing Beijing so whenever it asks for land, we have to give it for free?' she said. 'Hong Kong ... and Progress of Hong Kong lawmaker Ip Kwok-him said the government should not deny the ministry land to meet its working needs. 'The office is making a contribution to Hong Kong, after all.' ...

  5. No consultation on lease to ministry

    Posted Jan 06th 2011, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong The government does not need to consult Hongkongers about its lease of 2,100 square metres of land to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the administration told district ... no consultation is needed'. The lease allows the ministry to occupy the site, for HK$1,000 until June 30, 2047, when the transition phase of Hong Kong's change of sovereignty ends. ...

  6. Smart way to get on in the ministry of silly ideas

    Posted May 29th 2009, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... and summon. But they are rarely defeated so, again in the rural areas, they have devised cunning ways to punish the people for not properly renting every available space of land. They erect bollards, accompanied by vivid notice boards informing the great unwashed that they have the privilege of viewing government land. That's all these notices say and, presumably, in the Valhalla where ...

  7. Hong Kong must start balancing its resources

    Posted Jan 21st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... use more than twice as much resources as the global average and that if everyone were to consume as much as Hongkongers, we would need the resources of 2.2 earths to feed our habits. In other words, Hong Kong is an 'ecological debtor' and the city needs more resources than the land and sea mass can sustain. The WWF report follows on from recent studies by local environmental ...

  8. Consultant stresses need for land for data centres

    Posted Oct 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com The government should set aside land in Kowloon East- due to be transformed into Hong Kong's second central business district- for the development of a data ... sustainability, natural hazards, gross domestic product, inflation, and water resources. The finding comes after Google announced it would invest more than US$100 million in Hong Kong to establish a new ...

  9. Bridge 'should land on Hengqin'

    Posted May 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Guangdong Development and Reform Commission director-general Chen Shanru said Hengqin Island should be the landing point in Zhuhai for the proposed three-city bridge. Mr Chen said another consideration for having the landing on Hengqin was its link to the proposed coastal road connecting Guangdong and Fujian. 'This road will be connected to different ...

  10. How Beijing helped HK to land a top show

    Posted Jun 25th 2004, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... that helped Hong Kong land a world telecommunications event. Secretary for Industry, Commerce and Technology John Tsang Chun-wah was commenting on Hong Kong winning the right to host the International ... Geneva during the bidding process,' he said. Mr Tsang said Geneva had sweetened its bid several times, forcing Hong Kong to improve its offer. The Foreign Ministry had instructed its ...




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