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  1. Business - Commodities - COMMODITIES

    HKEx to launch thermal coal contract early next year

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 04:55am by Enoch Yiu

    ... contract has been clouded by uncertainty over the outlook for the industry amid government concerns over pollution, marked by a slumping coal price. However, some analysts believe demand for a coal ...

  2. Stock exchange urged to push environmental protection

    Posted May 08th 2006, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... years. 'Hong Kong should have similar projects. Investors should not only consider if they can make money. If they are investing in profitable companies which are polluting the world, ... think it is easier and cheaper to pour waste water into the sea without treatment. It may save them $1 by doing so but it will cost them $10 or even $100 in future to clear up the pollution ...

  3. HKMA upholds peg stance amid fresh calls to delink local dollar

    Posted Sep 08th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... challenges for Hong Kong and the mainland, according to Mr Rogers, were to solve the pollution problem. He said he moved last year from New York to live in Singapore rather than in Hong Kong ... On the mainland, besides the poor air quality, water pollution and shortages represented serious challenges that had to be resolved, Mr Rogers added. 'If [the country] does not solve its water ...

  4. Fu Ji case exposes need for quarterly disclosure

    Posted Oct 27th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... and managing director of TPiz Resources and our video guest this week, has a new take on climate change. He sees pollution and climate change not as challenges but new business opportunities. Hicks ...

  5. Oyster seller finds savoury place to retire

    Posted Mar 20th 2006, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... of pollution is high on Mr Nelius' concerns, as well as the proposed sales and services tax. 'This tax will be a problem for all restaurants and retailers as it would make everything more ...

  6. Rogers says daughters are his best investment

    Posted Sep 08th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... up before he could consider it. Pollution is also top of his concerns about the mainland. 'China will need to solve its polluted water problem. If it cannot, it will be the end ... It is a mistake to provide subsidies for food and water. But the biggest challenge is pollution. China has to clean its waterways, which have big pollution problems. If it cannot solve the water pollution ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Jun 28th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Community Chest jumps on green bandwagon Climate change and pollution have led many enterprises and individuals to talk about environmental protection, ranging from using fewer plastic bags to proposals to drink tap water instead of buying bottled water. So, welcome to the newest member of the green club - the Community Chest. For 40 years, the charity has taken the lead ...

  8. Bean counters eager for a say on chief executive

    Posted May 16th 2006, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... sky there and it brought home to us the seriousness of the pollution problem around the world.' He said the fund industry was addressing the issue with some funds specially set up ...

  9. Activists snare exchange board seats

    Posted Apr 27th 2006, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Loh, a former legislative councillor who heads the think-tank Civic Exchange, is better known for her campaign to curb air pollution than for her background in the stock market. 'I believe ...

  10. MPFA chairman digs in for battle to lower fees

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... of the Earth Policy Institute. It can be downloaded for free from www.earthpolicy.org. This is a book that examines the oil crisis, the gap between rich and poor and pollution. It's a serious ...




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