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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt plans to build new Suez Canal

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 04:40am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Cairo Plans for new Suez Canal on the drawing board Egypt plans to build a new Suez Canal alongside the existing 145-year-old historic waterway in a multi-billion dollar project ... kilometres," Mohab Mamish, chairman of the Suez Canal Authority, said during a conference in Ismailia, which is a port town on the canal. He said the total estimated cost of drilling the new channel ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    New-towns plan faces legal challenge from lawmaker

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Tony Cheung and Julie Chu

    ... Tony Cheung and Julie Chu Court should overturn funding approval because Finance Committee chairman acted outside his power, says independent legislator New-towns plan faces legal ... a request for judicial review. Wong wants the court to overturn the committee's approval of the government's funding request for a contentious new-towns project in the northeastern New ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Antiquities board launches public review of heritage policy

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 04:48am by FANNY FUNG

    ... be adopted in town planning for conservation of heritage buildings- meaning a particular street or even a whole district could be conserved and wider restrictions imposed on development. Under ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Consultation looks into how to conserve historic buildings after failure to save Ho Tung Gardens Antiquities board seeks views on heritage policy ...

  4. MTR resubmits design for towers above station

    Posted May 07th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... of the buildings. The Town Planning Board had asked the rail company to revise the design because it found the three office towers 'short and bulky' and was concerned about air ventilation around ... The board's metro planning committee will discuss the plan today. The government has intended the buildings atop the future terminus site to form a high-grade office hub together ...

  5. liberal studies

    Posted Nov 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... input d. They are out-of-date 7 What is Zimmerman's criticism of the Town Planning Board? a. It has too many members b. It does not meet frequently enough c. It is too rigid d. It is too ... selfish? 4 What are the drawbacks of too much public discussion? Think about scheduling, costs and Hong Kong's unique situation. Follow-up activities 1 The Town Planning Board holds meetings ...

  6. Sea-view restaurant proposed for pier

    Posted Mar 05th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng One of the companies that operates ferries in Central is seeking to build a sea-view restaurant at one of the piers. Park Island Transport has submitted a proposal for a 590 square metre restaurant on the second floor of Pier 2, arguing that the additional revenue is needed to offset the cost of its ferry service. The Town Planning Board will discuss it tomorrow. ...

  7. Town centre revamp on track

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... submitted the draft redevelopment plan to the Town Planning Board. Of 1,254 comments received by the board, more than 90 per cent supported the plan and asked the government to shorten the planning ... Olga Wong The public and the Planning Department have given a qualified thumbs-up to the planned redevelopment of Kwun Tong town centre, although there are concerns about the height ...

  8. Bid to open up town planning meetings defeated

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung A bid by Democrats to open the influential Town Planning Board to more public scrutiny to increase the transparency of the government's land-use process was voted down ... the membership of the board and open it up for greater public scrutiny, which they said was the crux of the town planning problems. Mr Ho said genuine public participation in town planning would ...

  9. 150 trees felled on sites zoned green belt

    Posted Feb 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as green belts, where developers are seeking permission from the Town Planning Board to build small houses. Some of the felled trees were on government land. Michael Lee Siu-fung, conservation ... Friends of Sai Kung, urged the board to reject the Sai Kung application. The board is expected to discuss the application next month. A spokeswoman for the Planning Department said the board would ...

  10. Planners reject appeal against artificial beach

    Posted Dec 04th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong Board refuses to reverse vote The Town Planning Board yesterday upheld its decision to allow the government to create a sand beach at Lung Mei in Tolo Harbour, rejecting conservationists' views that the project could create an ecological disaster. Disappointed by the board's decision, green groups said they would petition lawmakers who control the project's ...




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