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  1. letters

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

    ... scans for computer viruses. If somebody sends you a mysterious message, do not open it. Alex So Yiu-lun, The Chinese Foundation Secondary School Give us a break from all the noise I am writing to complain about noise from renovation and construction work. Hard-working families want a quiet home to retreat to. All around the city there are buildings covered in green or grey material. Nobody ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - ATHLETICS

    Authorities tell Mizuno Fat Choi Race runners to stick to noise regulations

    Posted Feb 13th 2013, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... Richard Castka Entrants in annual Mizuno Fat Choi Race speak up over being told to keep the noise down as they contend with unpopular new regulations Call for 'hush-hush' race ... their dismay at the new regulation and questioned the level of noise generated at an athletic event compared with that produced by the 350,000 people gathered around the harbour the previous evening ...

  3. Residents protest over airport noise

    Posted Sep 07th 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem in Shanghai A crowd of angry Shanghai residents took to the streets yesterday to complain about noise pollution from the increasingly busy Hongqiao International Airport. ... a middle-aged resident said. 'Since the new terminal opened, there have been planes going over our house every two or three minutes right up to three in the morning. The noise often starts again ...

  4. Public housing noise complaints hit 2,400

    Posted Jun 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Helen Wu An average of 6,000 complaints of nuisances caused by public housing tenants are received each year- and last year 2,400 were related to noise. This was disclosed by the housing ... mechanism is operating effectively.' After noise nuisance was included under the marking scheme this year, where a tenancy will be terminated if 16 points are accumulated, 2,400 complaints were ...

  5. Park musicians turn deaf ear to officialdom

    Posted Feb 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It was the second consecutive Sunday that the show degenerated into conflict after residents complained about the noise. The musicians, who cluster at the corners of the park on weekends and play music ... said: 'All sounds are equal. They don't like our music and they say it is noise. We, as Hong Kong citizens, have the right to play music in a public park. We do not charge anyone. ...

  6. Regulations needed to curb the misery caused by noise of barking dogs

    Posted Feb 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... called to dog noise disturbance cases. It is a waste of time for everyone concerned, especially as they cannot do anything, and it appears that there is no recourse. I bring this up as I have ... that can be done about any of this. Police can do nothing (there is no crime), and the building management also say they are powerless, as it does not count as noise disturbance. Funny though ...

  7. Common sense required in school noise dispute

    Posted Aug 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Among a growing list of pollution and environmental concerns awaiting the government's attention, such as air quality, roadside temperatures and eco-vandalism, noise pollution ... regarding the noise of children playing during breaks. One would have thought that if there were serious concerns, they would have been taken into account by the Lands Department, Buildings ...

  8. News - China - SOCIETY

    Sounds like a solution? New loudspeaker invented to ease noise from elderly's public dances

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 12:36pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Special loudspeaker developed that may allow waltzing in public without noise complaints Outdoor dancers take heat for 'loud music' To reduce ... play music for their group dance in public spaces- and the residents who are disturbed by the noise from the activity, which usually takes place in the early morning or evening. Tensions ...

  9. Board threatens to close door on noisy bar

    Posted Apr 10th 2005, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma Less than a week after Tsim Sha Tsui bar Chasers lost a judicial review over a controversial noise ban, another popular nightspot has had its liquor licence renewal put under scrutiny by noise complaints. The Liquor Licensing Board yesterday refused to grant Wan Chai watering hole Coyote a full one-year liquor licence renewal following noise complaints last year ...

  10. Police should not resort to violence

    Posted Dec 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am writing in response to the article 'Residents protest over airport noise' (South China Morning Post, September 7, 2010). Residents in two housing estates in Shanghai are being affected by the noise from the Hongqiao International Airport. The residents staged a protest and two were arrested. Residents said the police used excessive force on the protesters. ...




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