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  1. Public Eye

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of power And another thing- why does Hongkong Electric charge customers more than CLP Power? People living on Hong Kong Island and Lamma get their electricity from Hong Kong Electric. Those ... deal. It's about time Environment Secretary Edward Yau Tang-wah does some explaining. Proud Hongkongers Why all the hoo-ha over a survey which found Hong Kong people identified themselves ...

  2. Shaky global economy clouds Hong Kong outlook

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong, especially in the first half of this year. We expect the Hong Kong economy to pick up the pace in the second half of the year and expand by 2.6per cent in 2012. Growth will be fuelled ... labour market, loose global financial conditions and favourable prospects on the mainland. The Hong Kong government's sizeable spending plan unveiled in February - appropriately targeting ...

  3. 'It couldn't happen in Hong kong'

    Posted Aug 16th 2003, 12:00am by Marcal Joanilho

    ... Hong Kong is well served by its two power companies and a massive US-style blackout could not happen, according to the government and the two power giants - Hongkong Electric and China ... and Mechanical Service Department for compliance with the best operational requirements and engineering practice. 'The standard of reliability of electricity supply in Hong Kong achieved by the two ...

  4. Public money requires a public accounting

    Posted Sep 12th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at bringing tourists back to Hong Kong and sending out the message, to locals and visitors alike, that Hong Kong is open for business. AmCham is the organiser of the four-week Harbour Fest music ... for the event, the people of Hong Kong do deserve a full and detailed accounting if they want one. Thus, it is disappointing to hear that no such information is forthcoming. As we report today, ...

  5. Bittersweet budget

    Posted Feb 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the sovereign debt crises in some advanced economies to their lax fiscal discipline, and was determined to ensure the structural integrity of public finances in Hong Kong and keep adequate fiscal reserves for future challenges. But fiscal discipline is an unpopular notion in an election year, especially if the government has a lot of reserves. As Tsang has pointed out, Hong Kong is an open ...

  6. Public split over CLP redevelopment

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com The Town Planning Board has received a divided public response over a redevelopment that would see CLP Power knock down part of its historic headquarters in Argyle Street. Of the 249 submissions made to the board, which was scheduled to meet today to discuss the redevelopment scheme, 129 were objections from four green groups and individuals. ...

  7. Hong Kong ports reap the benefits

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... co-operation.' According to William Cheung, head of media and public affairs at the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, a shift from the West to the East in recent years is moreover boosting domestic ... Josephine Bond Trade links between Hong Kong and Malaysia are growing, with initiatives under way to boost economic ties. Bilateral trade grew 6 per cent last year, with Malaysia remaining ...

  8. Public Eye

    Posted Jun 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... for a brown face in the force? Come to think about it, how many of you have seen a brown-faced constable patrolling Hong Kong's streets? Please, Ms Tsang, look us in the eye. ... not just a small circle of people- can vote in five new functional constituencies they are still functional constituencies. Public Eye says, so what? It's just a name. What counts is everyone ...

  9. Public Eye

    Posted Mar 31st 2010, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Actually, it's far more than that but the secretive bureaucrats who control our money are refusing to be fully accountable. They would only say updating the Brand Hong Kong dragon logo had cost ... when asked why democracy wasn't included as a core value in re-branding Hong Kong. He replied: 'Democracy is in our hearts.' Is he saying the other core values are not? Are we ...

  10. MPF advice strikes chord with public

    Posted Nov 07th 2009, 12:00am by Samuel Riding

    ... presentation on managing MPF accounts clearly hit a nerve with the Hong Kong public, many of whom have seen their MPF nest eggs reduced significantly in the recent financial turmoil. In the winning ... Samuel Riding The Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong (IFPHK) has held a competition to find the best advisers in the city for the past five years. Since 2005, its awards have ...




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