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  1. Time is running out to meet pollution targets

    Posted Sep 11th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee The environment chief has pledged all-out efforts to curb water pollution on the mainland as time is running out for the nation to meet the target levels set for 2010. Zhou Shengxian, head of the Ministry of Environmental Protection, said the mainland had cut water pollutants by only 2.3 per cent so far, a far cry from the target of a 10 per cent reduction set in 2006. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/652179/time-running-out-meet-pollution-targets
  2. More effort needed to lure talent to HK, say advisers

    Posted Jan 27th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... members, said the views expressed at the meeting were diverse. Ms Eu said she mainly talked about air pollution because she believed it was one reason deterring people from coming to the city. She ... could do much to attract talented people, as 'the main issue is whether the whole environment in Hong Kong, including its air pollution situation, is attractive for them'. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/579798/more-effort-needed-lure-talent-hk-say-advisers
  3. Relief efforts fall short of remote towns

    Posted Jul 07th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... to help us,' said resident Liu Bo. 'Nobody will live in this town except those who were born here. Our air's polluted because we live so near the chemical plant. 'We don't have any farmland left because it's been taken away to build the factory and also the soil's so polluted now that we can't plant anything.' Relative Li Hongfang, who worked ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/644364/relief-efforts-fall-short-remote-towns
  4. Mudslide toll 151; hope all but gone

    Posted Sep 12th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... and the water was not polluted. Villagers described the tragedy as a 'man-made disaster' caused by the greed of mine owners and corrupt officials. Wang Qingxian said the mine was sold to a man ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/652326/mudslide-toll-151-hope-all-gone
  5. Public promised options on universal suffrage this year

    Posted Feb 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Klaudia Lee

    ... promise made in his policy address that he would stop power plants, which he regarded as a major source of pollution, from passing on the cost of anti-pollution measures to consumers. 'I pledge to ensure that our local power companies reduce polluting emissions and at the same time prevent them from raising electricity tariffs in the name of pollution control,' he said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/580526/public-promised-options-universal-suffrage-year
  6. Tsang sets out his policy stall: now it's time for the haggling

    Posted Feb 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Klaudia Lee, Lilian Goh

    ... the living environment of Hong Kong. He also reiterated a previous promise made in his policy address that he would stop power plants, which he regarded as a major source of pollution, from passing on the cost of anti-pollution measures to consumers. 'I pledge to ensure that our local power companies reduce polluting emissions and at the same time prevent them from raising electricity ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/580528/tsang-sets-out-his-policy-stall-now-its-time-haggling
  7. New AmCham chief vows green priority

    Posted Jan 25th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... air pollution in the Pearl River Delta. Only about 570 companies have signed up so far, and most of these are from business chambers and the services sector, which generate low emissions. Mr ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/579456/new-amcham-chief-vows-green-priority
  8. Panel proposes broadband network with Shenzhen

    Posted Jan 16th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Klaudia Lee

    ... Dennis Eng and Klaudia Lee Developing a cross-border broadband network between Hong Kong and Shenzhen businesses was among proposals by the chief executive's panel on expanding co-operation with the mainland. Other ideas thrashed out by panellists included broadening the Cepa free-trade pact and establishing a 'high-level mechanism' to tackle air pollution- ideas ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/578843/panel-proposes-broadband-network-shenzhen
  9. Beijing bus firm listing to lure HK investment

    Posted Nov 16th 2006, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Klaudia Lee

    ... up the building of the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge, tackling air pollution, cutting cross-border red tape, and protecting people from Hong Kong who work or live across the border. Some ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/571751
  10. WHO air quality guide can't be met, says Tsang

    Posted Oct 18th 2006, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... who is visiting Hong Kong, yesterday urged Mr Tsang to take tougher means to cut pollution. 'If things are voluntary, nothing happens... most people are quite willing to have regulations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/568124/who-air-quality-guide-cant-be-met-says-tsang

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