• Saturday
  • August 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:39pm
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 272 for the new york times

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Official in lands row to get new posting

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Olga Wong, FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... Olga Wong and Fanny W. Y. Fung Supervisor who bought farmland in area now under her jurisdiction and next to planned new town is to be transferred within Lands Department Official in lands row to get new posting The senior lands official caught in a conflict-of-interest row over a land purchase is to be moved to a new post, away from the area of controversy, the Lands Department ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1568719/official-lands-row-get-new-posting
  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Hong Kong needs master plan for urban development, architect says

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:19pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... of the new living area." However, overcrowding in old districts is the most difficult problem to solve, he said. "It takes time to change," Lu said. "For example, it took New York more than 10 years to develop High Line [a 1.5-kilometre linear park built on the elevated former New York Central Railroad] and the Meatpacking district [a newly popular district on the west ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1556972/hong-kong-needs-master-plan-urban-development-architect
  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Experts slam lack of novel ideas to protect white dolphins from third runway construction

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 04:18am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... of the environmental impact assessment study on the runway. "We hear nothing new. You just repeat and repeat," said Dr Hung Wing-tat, vice-chairman of the Advisory Council on the Environment ... for the shrinking dolphin population- and it emerged as the key issue again yesterday. The meeting was the last opportunity to provide new information to the subcommittee before it makes its recommendations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1576255/experts-slam-lack-novel-ideas-protect-white-dolphins-third-runway
  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Reclamation plan at Lantau's Siu Ho Wan may be scaled down, government says

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:00am by Olga Wong

    ... for the people. Some committee members had hinted at developing the island's country parks. "The new developments will provide job opportunities for people living on the island … but the island ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1578665/reclamation-plan-lantaus-siu-ho-wan-may-be-scaled-down-government
  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Third runway decision on hold over dolphin habitat concerns

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... expressed their opinions" about the report and what outstanding issues had to be further addressed by the authority. "We haven't come to the time to indicate our preference," he said. "This takes time as … environmental impact assessment is a very complex issue." Another member said the subcommittee had a number of doubts on the mitigation measures to protect ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1577141/government-advisers-hold-back-giving-nod-third-runway
  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Kennedy Road residents condemn amended Hopewell hotel project

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 04:44am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ruttonjee Hospital. Hopewell said the new proposal only involved "minor refinements and enhancements", while the tens of thousands of square feet in convention space was referred ... flowed westward through Kennedy Road, the revised "air wing" design was more favourable to air flow. Under the new design, the building would measure six metres wider east to west ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1577878/kennedy-road-residents-condemn-amended-hopewell-hotel-project
  7. Business - Banking & Finance - DEVELOPMENT

    Competing interests between BRICS nations could lead to challenges for new bank: analysts

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Daniel Ren, Teddy Ng, KRISTINE KWOK

    ... leaders from five emerging economies celebrated the birth of a new bank on the block. The New Development Bank is intended to rival Western-led financial institutions and become a more sympathetic ... chairman of the board of directors chosen by Brazil. It takes a long time and intense negotiation for such issues to be settled Oliver Rui, finance professor According to a People's Bank ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1556937/new-brics-bank-face-tough-challenges-analysts-say
  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    New town in northeast New Territories threatens businesses and jobs

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Olga Wong

    ... the northeastern New Territories and Tung Chung- including sites to be rezoned in the next few years. That area would be 30 times the size of Taikoo Shing, and provide industrial space 73 times the size ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com New town in northeast NT will condemn businesses, as well as squatters, to an uncertain fate There goes the livelihood If a new town is built in Kwu Tung ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1548174/new-town-northeast-new-territories-threatens-businesses-and-jobs
  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Tung Chung expansion to focus on the east

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:57am by FANNY FUNG

    ... calls, but instead wants to vastly increase the building density in the east. The change was disclosed yesterday when a revised plan for expansion of the new town on Lantau Island was unveiled for public consultation. "We hope the new plan will be better received by the public," development minister Paul Chan Mo-po said. Roy Ng Hei-man, of the Conservancy Association, called ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1574407/tung-chung-expansion-focus-east
  10. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Xi Jinping hails 'new horizons' for China and Argentina on visit to Buenos Aires

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:13am by Reuters

    ... lawmakers: "We have just marked 10 years in the strategic association between Argentina and China and the time has come to open new horizons." On Friday, Argentina signed deals to borrow ... Reuters in Buenos Aires China grants Argentina US$7.5b loan Relations between Argentina and China were poised to reach unprecedented "new horizons", visiting President Xi Jinping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1556670/xi-jinping-hails-new-horizons-china-and-argentina-visit-buenos-aires

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or