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  1. Hunghom Peninsula to be renovated

    Posted Jul 07th 2005, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Norma Connolly Hunghom Peninsula- the Home Ownership Scheme property which narrowly escaped being pulled down before it was ever occupied- is to undergo a facelift. But it is feared the work will create almost as much waste as tearing it down would have produced. Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands, Michael Suen Ming-yeung, told legislators yesterday the Building ...

  2. Liao: government can not legislate to stop Hunghom Peninsula demolition

    Posted Dec 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... PAGGIE LEUNG Updated at 6.42pm: Secretary for the Environment, Transport and Works Sarah Liao Sau-tung said on Thursday the government could not ban the demolition of Hunghom Peninsula- even if it amended the Environmental Impact Assessment Ordinance. The response came after environmental groups called on Dr Liao to exercise her power under the ordinance to veto ...

  3. Developers to flatten Hunghom Peninsula

    Posted Nov 30th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Development and Sun Hung Kai Properties announced yesterday that Hunghom Peninsula would be demolished- using environmentally friendly methods that they claim will see up to 95 per cent of the 190,000 ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Officials failing to protect Hoi Ha Wan marine park

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Markus Shaw

    ... Markus Shaw Markus Shaw says laws that protect the marine park must be enforced Hoi Ha riches won't survive official dereliction of duty There have been encouraging signs recently that the government is finally getting serious about law enforcement i ...

  5. Another development saga in beauty spot

    Posted Aug 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chris Ip A heavily vegetated site in the centre of a Sai Kung village has become a construction zone in what looks like a rerun of the recent development saga at a Tai Long Sai Wan beauty spot. Building of houses in Tsam Chuk Wan village, next to the Sai ...

  6. first person

    Posted Jan 06th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... As told to Simon Parry Brian Morton, 64, who retired as professor of marine ecology at the University of Hong Kong last year, has been awarded the Duke of Edinburgh Conservation Medal in recognition of the 30 years he spent working to protect the city ...

  7. Unauthorised Sai Kung project touted in Japan

    Posted Sep 15th 2010, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong A yet-to-be-completed luxury residential project next to a marine park in Sai Kung is being offered for sale in Japan before any of the necessary approvals have been obtained from the Hong Kong government. The Hoi Ha site, described as a 's ...

  8. Rare moth at risk in Hoi Ha project

    Posted Mar 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com An endangered moth that is unique to Hong Kong could stand in the way of plans for a small-house development in an ecologically sensitive part of Sai Kung that some residents say should not be allowed for fear of mari ...

  9. Move to protect enclave rebuffed

    Posted Feb 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com The government has hit a stumbling block over a proposal to convert a Sai Kung enclave in Tai Long Sai Wan into a country park, following objections from local politicians over protection of indigenous villagers' ...

  10. Park's coral shows damage after tours

    Posted Jun 14th 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Deep-hulled boats are regularly taking visitors into shallow waters at Hoi Ha Wan Operators of glass-bottomed boats have been threatened with prosecution and warned to stay away from shallow marine park waters after divers found damaged coral ...




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