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  1. Transport sets the extent of harbour reclamation

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the letter by Christine Loh of the Society for Protection of the Harbour ('Reclamation will intensify central development', May 28). All information related to Central ... Harbour is our important natural asset. It is the government's intention that the reclaimed land be used for good urban planning to 'bring the harbour to the people'. CHRISTINE ...

  2. The view from both sides of the harbour

    Posted Feb 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... the interested parties, including the Society for the Protection of the Harbour', Mr Suen said. 'In any case, when they have finished, the whole plan will have to be gazetted for public ... development proposals for Victoria Harbour. In fact, it is the existence of so many 'plans' rather than one overarching master plan that really irks her. The chairwoman of the Society ...

  3. Winston Chu was stalked by his foes

    Posted Oct 18th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... checks on the letters and envelopes. Mr Chu has been the driving force in fighting the Central-Wan Chai reclamation, with his Society for the Protection of the Harbour engaged in a series ... said the community had donated $1,471,725.53 to help the campaign to protect the harbour and this had been more than matched by Mr Chu, who personally donated $1.5 million. 'Our society ...

  4. US wary of a 'space Pearl Harbour'

    Posted Oct 13th 2003, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... 'Brown', a state the US had sworn to protect. Within hours, Red had countered the US move by launching a series of cyber-attacks on American computers. For five days, both sides slugged it out ... warned the US could face 'a space Pearl Harbour' attack and urged further development of space defences. He did not mention the nation by name, but in previous reports China ...

  5. Forced tour group shopping unlikely to go away in a hurry

    Posted Jul 19th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... or to have their photograph taken in front of the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Hefty entrance fees were also charged to national parks, which are mostly free. Some mainlanders were taken ...

  6. Helicopter in harbour plunge was subject to safety alert

    Posted Jul 11th 2010, 12:00am by Niall Fraser

    ... Niall Fraser The Macau-bound helicopter which was forced to ditch in Victoria Harbour last weekend was the subject of a worldwide safety alert. Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department ... company Sky Shuttle- suffered a 'tail rotor failure' seconds after take-off from the Shun Tak Centre helipad in Sheung Wan, forcing pilot Richard Moffatt to ditch in the harbour ...

  7. Law Society changes its stance on length of CE term

    Posted Apr 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 5.16pm: The Law Society has dropped its opposition to Beijing?s interpretation of the Basic Law over the tenure of the next chief executive after its delegation met with mainland senior officials in Beijing on Tuesday, local radio reported. The Law Society originally said it had opposed a two-year term for the next chief executive. This was because the Basic Law, ...

  8. US urged to protect China's investments

    Posted Dec 05th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang and Al Guo in Beijing Vice-premier asks Washington to keep financial markets stable Vice-Premier Wang Qishan urged Washington to protect China's investments in the United States at the fifth semi-annual Sino-US Strategic Economic Dialogue meeting, which started yesterday in Beijing. Mr Wang made the request just as his counterpart, US Treasury Secretary Henry ...

  9. The Planner

    Posted Aug 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... about water pollution and environmental protection issues in China. In Putonghua. Until Aug 28, 8pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$110, HK$90 (members) HK Ticketing. Inquiries: ... Nabokov's story about a professor who becomes attracted to a flirtatious 16-year-old female. In Cantonese. Aug 26-28, 31-Sept 4, 8.15pm, also Aug 29, Sept 5, 4pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan ...

  10. Use harbour in cultural plans, urges architect

    Posted Mar 15th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai The unique visual impact of Victoria Harbour rivals Manhattan and should not be left out of any cultural plans, celebrated American architect Frank Gehry said yesterday. ... the concept across the harbour. It would have been the first Gehry design in Asia. Mr Gehry said the harbour was too important to Hong Kong to be left out of any cultural design. He believes culture ...




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