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  1. Declare Peak an historic district, experts advise

    Posted Jan 11th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... heritage adviser, Chan Wai-kwan, said Victoria Peak was a 'very important area' in the history of Hong Kong. 'The government should conduct a comprehensive investigation at The Peak ... Chloe Lai The Peak should be declared an historic district and a comprehensive site investigation held to find out if there are any more historic structures there, conservationists say. ...

  2. Legislate waterfront open space for cultural district, say lawmakers

    Posted Jan 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Helen Wu Lawmakers urged the government yesterday to specify the size of the waterfront open space for the West Kowloon Cultural District in legislation, saying it would guarantee public access to the prime location. They also called for greater transparency in the operation of the proposed cultural district authority after the government refused to make any ...

  3. 'No skyscrapers' for North District

    Posted Apr 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Che/Ta Kwu Ling- for residential and industrial uses. Leung urged residents to take preservation into account when embarking on development projects in the very green North District, including ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Residents seeking to develop North District in the New Territories should be mindful of conserving local characteristics instead of blindly building ...

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    Row over cross-border parallel traders in Hong Kong sparks online debate

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Scandals over toxic food and unsafe products on the mainland have created demand for products sold in Hong Kong. Each day the traders buy large quantities of goods in North District shops, including food, infant formula, shampoo, electronic devices and tissue paper, and take them to mainland markets that specialise in Hong Kong products. Residents say they have caused shortages ...

  5. North district rematch will end differently, democrat believes

    Posted Nov 10th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the Yan Shing constituency, Adrian Lau Tak-cheong, of the Independent Democrats, beat Lau Kwok-fan of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong by 2,210 to 1,930 ... In the last of our series on district council election battlegrounds, Albert Wong looks at North District North District residents are witnessing a direct rematch in two ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PROTEST

    Villagers to protest against northern New Territories development

    Posted Aug 31st 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... and there has been a lack of consultation on the development plans. Critics also say the development would kill too much of what little agriculture remains in Hong Kong. The proposal was announced ... plan to build new towns would wipe out historic villages in Fanling North, Kwu Tung, Ta Kwu Ling and Ping Che, and would eliminate 100 hectares of farmland. The development would turn the rural ...

  7. Rosy prospects for district councillor assistants

    Posted Jan 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei If you have a passion for politics, being a district councillor's assistant could be a good stepping stone. North District councillor Jiff Yiu Ming (right), of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB), was a district councillor assistant before he himself became a district councillor in 2007. He thinks the post is a chance ...

  8. Four parties, and a pilot, set for big battle in Tung Chung North

    Posted Nov 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Tin-lok of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong and Henry Man Ka-yue of the Liberal Party. The pilot in the race is Jeremy Tam Man-ho, an independent. ... one of the bigger fights for a district council seat in this month's polls. Candidates of the four major political parties, and a professional pilot, are contesting the Tung Chung North ...

  9. District work is crucial for the three-time top woman vote-getter

    Posted Nov 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... district work, and he had no special campaign strategies. Chinese medicine practitioner Yu Kwok-wai polled only 14 votes in Luen Wo Hui in North District, making him the candidate with the fewest ... in the elections, was elected in Kwun Tong with 3,257 votes in the Hiu Lai constituency. She defeated another independent, Li Kong-sang, who attracted 1,452 votes. It was the third time since her first ...

  10. DAB leads seven of 18 district councils

    Posted Jan 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Wu The DAB has ended up with seven of the 18 district council chairmanships, while the pan-democratic camp now holds none and have just one vice-chairmanship. This means that the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong now leads more than a third of district councils- Wan Chai, Yau Tsim Mong, Wong Tai Sin, Yuen Long, Sai Kung, North District and Tai ...




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