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  1. Status symbol

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Kenneth Ko

    ... Both cities are the most stable economies in their neighbourhoods, offering strong property protection with the rule of law. So people know properties are safe if they buy in Hong Kong.' On the other side of Victoria Harbour, high-rise luxury residential projects above Kowloon Station, such as The Cullinan, The Arch, The Harbourside and The Sorrento, and other developments at Olympic ...

  2. Talkback

    Posted Dec 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are imported. The WWF website has further details. Charles Frew, Sai Kung Q How can Hong Kong better protect its heritage? I grew up in Hong Kong. I have many fond memories of crossing the harbour ... it is debatable whether such sacrifice can be called progress. What is one to make of a society that so readily, recklessly, discards its past? Where will it all end, I wonder? Is anything ...

  3. Tighter checks at border for mothers-to-be

    Posted Jan 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Immigration chiefs will step up efforts to stop pregnant mainland women from sneaking into the city at the last minute to give birth- to protect the mothers-to-be and their unborn children. Immigration Department director Eric Chan Kwok-ki pointed to the example of one woman who gave birth on a footbridge across the border after trying to enter ...

  4. House Hongkongers first before letting outsiders buy property

    Posted Mar 05th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ('Mid-Levels site could hit record HK$10.9b', March 2). Developers will doubtless be e-mailing mainland buyers, highlighting the wonderful harbour views that this site commands. Will they be so ... these sites are developed. There is therefore a strong case for restricting home sales to those with permanent residency status before the credit binge in China destabilises our society. Switzerland ...

  5. Dangers abroad

    Posted Oct 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the way large developed nations, particularly the United States, can bring a range of tactics of bear on a situation, from intense diplomatic and media pressure to rapid armed response, to protect ...

  6. letters

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... hotel's image Fire hit the five-star Harbour Grand Hong Kong hotel in North Point. While no one died (thankfully), the guests were furious because of poor safety procedures. They said the fire ...

  7. HK-mainland carping takes off on web

    Posted Feb 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Rock against the backdrop of Victoria Harbour- a sarcastic metaphor for mainlanders' use of the city's resources. A day later, mainlanders appeared to be hitting back. A mock advert ...

  8. Rally over 'photo ban' shuts retailer

    Posted Jan 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... was followed by supermarket hegemony, and now it's luxury hegemony,' he said. The shop is part of the Harbour City shopping mall, and the plaza's management issued an apology ...

  9. We must put our own tourism house in order

    Posted Feb 17th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... an independent organisation to monitor tour operators. It must result in an enforceable code of conduct for tour guides and freedom from dependence on commissions. That would help protect the city's ...

  10. Anti-bias law?

    Posted Feb 12th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Should newly arrived migrants from the mainland be protected by law from discrimination? The government has turned down attempts to include mainlanders in the new racial bias bill, but lawmakers said they will keep fighting for them. Write to us ...




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