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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - URBANISATION

    Ghost towns still a risk if local officials fail to do their homework

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:38am by Langi Chiang

    ... bringing pollution. "If the more developed coastal areas cannot upgrade their factories to become pollution-free, how can we expect the western regions, with no geographical advantages, ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Beijing redesign proposal derails Langfang industrial park project

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:21am by Langi Chiang

    ... in Beijing and the rest in Langfang, all the surrounding areas need re-planning. We definitely don't want intensive energy guzzlers or heavy polluters Wang Jianjun, Vast Group chairman "The ... and urging top-down design, in part to tackle worsening traffic and pollution issues in the capital. The idea is not new and has been pushed by Hebei for several years, without any major breakthrough ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Villages given urban look through design

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... including a reed garden linked to the school toilets- a natural system that removes pollution from human waste and grey water before it is discharged into the river. To further alleviate ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Hainan's clean air lures homebuyers

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 01:40am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Shanghai Residents of polluted mainland cities are snapping up holiday homes on the island to enjoy its beaches, weather and clean air Hainan's clean air lures homebuyers ... "Air quality has never been so bad in Shanghai," Zhang said. "I simply want to have a place in Sanya for my baby and parents to fly down and stay during those heavily polluted ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Mandatory energy audits force Hong Kong building owners to review use

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 05:35am by ROBERT ALLENDER

    ... air pollution, environment destruction and resource depletion. It is a key factor in business reputation and business risk. And on the flip side, the need to reverse all those downsides brings ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - RESIDENTIAL

    Brochure for Tung Chung flats silent on their noisy neighbour: the airport

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 05:23am by Stuart Lau, Johnny Tam

    ... As well as noise, the estate will also be vulnerable to air pollution, Tam says, as "mainland cars that will use the bridge checkpoint in future mostly use diesel." But Chung said ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Country park carve-up the worst of all land options

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... in transport, is it worth it to lose these parks? A former head of a green group says country parks also serve as water catchment areas. And air pollution would worsen if we lose some of them. ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    Let a chief operating officer get above the politics to administer Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by NICHOLAS BROOKE

    ... pollution require district-based education and engagement to achieve the mindset and lifestyle changes required for success, and cannot in any way be implemented by a top- down approach. Again, ...

  9. News - China Insider - URBANISATION

    Report points to local opposition to Beijing’s land reform efforts

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 01:41pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... than what they demand. Along with disputes over environmental pollution, land rights disputes have become a leading source of social unrest in the country.  “On the other side, allowing ...

  10. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    Weather can't cool boom in Ulan Bator

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... black cloud of pollutants during winter. Air-quality standards are often the worst in Asia. Even though construction site floodlights and cranes hum late into the night, developers say ...




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