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  1. Comment - Letters

    Public unity needed on safeguarding future of harbour

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... are the people of Hong Kong. The Protection of the Harbour Ordinance now clearly pronounces that the harbour is "a special public asset and a natural heritage of Hong Kong people". Yet in practice it is not so. The public has no power over the harbour as there is no official body that represents the interests of the people. Hence over the past 10 years, Society for Protection ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    Striking a balance in harbour project

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Club must prove its harbour works will serve public interests The Society for Protection of the Harbour thanks Commodore Joachim Isler, of the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, for his letter ... and only a small sector of the community. Winston Chu Ka-sun, adviser, Society for Protection of the Harbour ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Yacht club's reclamation serves public need

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club (RHKYC) is a staunch supporter of the Society for the Protection of the Harbour [of which Mr Chu is an adviser] and its work, as well as other bodies relating to the Protection of the Harbour Ordinance. We have considered the principles outlined in Mr Chu's paper to the Harbourfront Commission in September 2011 on proportionality and reclamation. ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... watching. Winston K.S. Chu, adviser, Society for Protection of the Harbour Independent body to curb pollution John Schofield describes the attempt by the Environmental Protection Department's ... Harbour campaign 18 years ago, would have been delighted to know that her beloved Victoria Harbour could at long last be protected and preserved by this new statutory body. Although she passed ...

  5. With the correct land policies, government could avoid reclamation

    Posted Feb 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Society for Protection of the Harbour fully supports your editorial ('There's no need for land reclamation', January 30). For the past 17 years, we have been advocating ... for Protection of the Harbour ...

  6. Develop the New Territories instead of ruining important natural asset

    Posted Jan 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Nevertheless, the government should have the wisdom and courage to do the right thing for Hong Kong. Perhaps an ordinance similar to the Protection of the Harbour Ordinance should be enacted to safeguard our shorelines from excessive and unnecessary reclamation. Winston K. S. Chu, adviser, Society for Protection of the Harbour ...

  7. Free up space in land-use debate for reclamation and park development

    Posted Feb 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong's land area. Also, we do not want any further reclamation of Victoria Harbour, so the government must avoid that area. Now, opponents argue against land reclamation outside the harbour. We ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Yacht village may not be suitable

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Council, as your report suggested. Society for Protection of the Harbour's concern is that the proposal will take up a substantial portion of the harbour, further narrow it and may set ... to the harbour." Winston Chu Ka-sun, adviser, Society for Protection of the Harbour ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    In China, sex workers' lack of legal protection fans police abuse

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 12:00am by LIJIA ZHANG

    ... legal protection Law and disorder One recent afternoon, 10 "working girls" gathered in a northern Chinese city at the offices of a non-governmental organisation, one of the few ... The vast majority of prostitutes in China work independently, without a pimp or organisation controlling them. That means there's no protection, either, from clients or the much more common ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Gay-bias law could help create a more tolerant society

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by AMY LAI

    ... Those who hold the view that gay people do not need legal protection would have to concede the fact. Difficulties in enforcing discrimination laws do not justify not enacting them. The Society ... Amy Lai Amy Lai says enforcement problem no reason to avoid enacting legislation Gay-bias law could help create more tolerant society Lawmaker Cyd Ho Sau-lan put forward a proposal calling ...




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