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  1. News - China

    China city caps car-buying to curb pollution

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 04:37pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tianjin Another Chinese city has capped the total number of car licence plates it will issue annually, state media said Sunday, following moves by Beijing and other metropolises to curb pollution and congestion. The world’s most populous nation is also the world’s largest car-buyer. But it is trying to curb poor air quality and other environmental damages caused ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1388314/china-city-caps-car-buying-curb-pollution
  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Worst smog of the year prompts Hong Kong government health warning

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:03am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Low pressure system sends pollution levels rocketing across the city on the worst day of the year so far for air quality Smog prompts health warnings Hong Kong choked on its smoggiest day of the year so far yesterday as a trough of low pressure left the city coping with pollution that represented a "serious risk" to health. At 7pm ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1528149/hong-kongs-choking-smog-prompts-government-health-warning
  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    City advisers blast runway environmental report as 'wishful thinking'

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:58pm by Ernest Kao and Cheung Chi-fai

    ... with lower-emission, quieter aircraft, and cross-border air quality reduction targets would be met. The airport operator had said the runway would bring not just minimal air pollution but even improvement ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1571451/airport-authority-experts-fairy-tale-predictions-about-marine-park
  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Young tycoon wants to serve Mid-Levels with district office

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:10am by Tony Cheung

    ... and noise pollution, and he believed he could help with those problems. Ng's office will become the Liberals' Hong Kong Island office. For her part, Cheng- a social worker and a district ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1570816/young-tycoon-wants-serve-mid-levels-district-office
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 02:46am by STAFF

    ... pollution in a new study. Tai has a used a sophisticated model to project that, in the next few decades, climate change and uncontrolled air pollution together may severely damage global crop ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1565678/talking-points
  6. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Sahara desert dust shrouds London as 'perfect storm' for air pollution hits

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:41am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Saharan dust shrouds London as pollution rises Saharan dust blowing in from North Africa shrouded skyscrapers in London's financial district, coated residents' cars and pushed pollution to high levels yesterday. The city's pollution index reached seven on a scale of 1-10, meaning those with lung and heart problems should reduce exercise, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1463460/sahara-desert-dust-shrouds-london-perfect-storm-air-pollution-hits
  7. News - China - AGRICULTURE

    China invests in farms overseas as development and pollution threaten its fields

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 03:55am by LA TIMES

    ... Los Angeles Times in Beijing Investment in overseas agriculture soars as the world's most populous country sees its own farmland threatened by development and pollution China sets its ... of international agriculture at China Agricultural University. China suffers from chronic drought and desertification, and has compounded its problems in recent decades by polluting the land or building ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1464264/china-invests-farms-overseas-development-and-pollution-threaten-its
  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Regulators order swift end to smog insurance sales

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 12:42pm by Reuters in Shanghai

    ... 'war on pollution' Regulators have told the China’s two largest insurers to stop selling coverage against smog, a week after such policies were launched, the China Daily reported ... economic model. PICC last week offered coverage to Beijing residents against health risks caused by air pollution in the city, promising to pay 1,500 yuan (HK$1,891) to policy holders hospitalised ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1458375/china-regulators-order-end-smog-insurance-sales
  9. News - China - FOOD SAFETY

    Food traceability systems little more than gimmicks, say producers and consumers

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 03:32am by MANDY ZUO

    ... to guarantee the stringent food safety standards they enjoy in their home markets. With food safety joining pollution and land seizures as the greatest sources of public discontent, the central ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1572397/food-traceability-systems-little-more-gimmicks-say-producers-and
  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Mainland China towers scraping the sky in a green and modern way

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 05:11am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson peta.tomlinson@scmp.com The mainland's enthusiastic construction of towers is leading to the use of building methods which are cleaner and even anti-pollution Scraping ... governments, international architecture firms are introducing alternatives that could see the mainland tackle its pollution problems, from the ground up. According to the United States Green Building ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1562013/mainland-china-towers-scraping-sky-green-and-modern-way

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