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  1. Historic status for pier, but future still in doubt

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Government plays down antiquities board ruling Queen's Pier was given Grade I historic building status yesterday after a heated debate among government antiquities advisers in an unprecedented opening meeting. But officials immediately played down the significance of the grading, stressing the status did not require preservation and did not contradict a decision that the pier ...

  2. Bracing for yet more political shockwaves

    Posted Aug 06th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... able to come to grips with the political complexities and dynamics behind the heritage conservation movement. The fact that the young protesters have been dismissed as admirers of British ... as possible from what is left, reflect feelings of discontent with the establishment and the status quo. Heritage activists may constitute a tiny fraction of society. However, their feelings of dismay ...

  3. Tamar needs careful thinking, not strong-arm political ploys

    Posted Apr 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be improved, he has decided to strong-arm businesses, professionals, trade unions and political parties into carte-blanche support for new government headquarters at Tamar ('Tsang privately urges ... with politics. These are urban, transport and marine planning issues which need a great deal of bureaucratic strong-arming to resolve. Dramatically reducing the size of any new government facility ...

  4. Activists get artistic in quest to save west wing from demolition

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 2 heritage status by the Antiquities Advisory Board last month, which would not stop its demolition to make way for a 32-storey commercial building. The chairman of the board, Bernard Chan, resigned ...

  5. Out and about

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... understandably- did not want any unnecessary reminders of the Japanese presence, having spent years as a prisoner of war in Formosa (Taiwan) and Manchuria. Azaleas are popular in Japanese gardens. Whether ...

  6. Central Government Offices can be a 'one-stop public complaints' site

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... strategic thinking as the present Central location of the exchange is better. Also placing it within Government Hill is again emblematic of the overblown status that the stock exchange has been ...

  7. The Planner

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... symmetry to highlight the hypothetical balance and imbalance of his personal experiences while posing wider questions on social, cultural, political and economical premises. Opening reception ... Chai, HK$170-HK$340 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2584 8769 Nine Songs Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan performs a dance work choreographed by Lin Hwai-min that's inspired by a cycle of poems ...

  8. Letters

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

    ... staff politely but firmly insist that commuters go through the turnstiles and conduct their business outside the paid area in compliance with its existing regulations. It is unacceptable ... with his insight and understanding of modern Chinese history. Taiwan has every reason to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Republic of China next year. As mentioned in the article, ...

  9. Arts

    Posted Mar 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Urbtix. Inquiries: 2520 1716 Lady la Tiger- Queen of the Bitches Jim Chim Sui-man directs and stars in PIP Theatre's satirical take on subjects including the status, family role and identity ... Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$120 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2146 9466 Hamlet b. On & On Theatre Workshop and Mobius Strip Theatre of Taiwan's production examines ...

  10. The Planner

    Posted Mar 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Inquiries: 3943 7416. Ends Jan 27, 2013 Performing Arts Lady la Tiger- Queen of the Bitches Jim Chim directs and stars in PIP Theatre's satirical take on subjects including the status, family ... Kowloon Bay, HK$268-HK$498 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: soulmannalive.com Scenes of Taiwan Chen Chung-shen conducts and plays the dizi and xiao in a concert with the Windpipe Chinese Ensemble. Mar 11, ...




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