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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Asian Games medals demanded as government stumps up HK$376 million for elite athletes

    Posted May 30th 2014, 12:18am by Alvin Sallay

    ... were won by equestrian, rugby sevens and BMX and mountain biking. The latter two were not part of the cycling programme at the HKSI. Under new Tier A criteria, sports have to get a medal ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Don't give up green 'theatre' for flats

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 05:37am by Vivienne Chow

    ... mountains" made the city special. The juxtaposition of the city centre against the playground was "wonderful, bizarre, hilarious and magical", he said. But he was also impressed by Hong ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    CY faces revolt over green-belt housing

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 06:05am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... "Building 1,000 units on a mountain is not really solving the housing shortage." The administration says the revised site is home to at least 300 trees- though Green Sense put the figure ...

  4. News - Asia - DEVELOPMENT

    Development ravages Malaysia's 'Little England'

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 09:40am by Agence France Press in Tanah Rata

    ... officials and farm interests for flouting land laws in the mountainous region of Pahang state, which is governed by Malaysia’s graft-plagued ruling coalition. Tea, insurgents and the Thompson ...

  5. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Qianhai special zone architect Patrick Lau plans water and greenery for pedestrians

    Posted Aug 26th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... land, and its three commercial districts will be intertwined with three artificial rivers created as a continuation of the natural waterways flowing from its backdrop of mountains. Various ...

  6. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Hubei backwater struggles to meet Li Keqiang's order to grow

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Cadres at wits' end as they battle poor soil, huge needs, inertia and failed efforts to raise incomes The new cement road leading from Longfeng, a remote township in the mountains ... the area five years ago, left dissatisfied with the pace of change and ordered the local authorities to urbanise the area and move poor people from the depths of the Wuling Mountains. Li, who ...

  7. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Work on Guangzhou Metro Line 6 destroys five ancient tombs

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... wrecked by excavators on Friday night. The protected site, on the eastern slope of Da Gong mountain, had been sealed off by the Guangzhou Archaeology Research Centre, with warning signs posted ...

  8. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Tibet mine disaster 'shows failure of resources policy to benefit minorities'

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Ethnic minorities are not sharing in the benefits of a boom in the mining sector, analysts say Tibet disaster 'shows resources policy flaws' A landslide that crashed down a Tibetan mountain, entombing scores of mine workers, serves as a parable for the nation's resources boom and its failure to benefit ethnic minorities, analysts say. ...



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