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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    Exposure to traffic pollution during pregnancy weakens unborn babies' lungs

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:19am by AFP

    ... unborn babies' lungs Women exposed to high levels of traffic pollution during the second trimester of pregnancy are at higher risk of giving birth to a child with weak lungs, researchers ... two traffic pollutants- benzene and nitrous dioxide- in the women's residential neighbourhoods at different times during their pregnancy. They used this data to draw up a model ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    Give pedestrians more space by closing off side streets to traffic

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 06:26am by LETTERS

    ... Give pedestrians more space by closing off side streets to traffic One thing that the current protests have demonstrated is that Hong Kong can function quite well with more restrained mobility for motorised traffic. Our office is in Wan Chai west and the area is vastly more pleasant to walk around than before. Cars can still get to the area, deliveries can still be made, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Another day of traffic congestion as road closures remain, kindergartens reopen

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 08:10am by Eddie Lee

    ... Admiralty and Wan Chai would be delayed, as some roads in Admiralty have been closed to traffic. The Kowloon Motor Bus said 70 bus routes in Kowloon and the New Territories remained temporarily ... 629A, 629S, 802, 811, H1, H2. Suspended KMB: 103P, 104, 113, 301.   The Transport Department provides live webcasts for commuters to check traffic conditions. ...

  4. News - China Insider - TRAFFIC

    Beijing rolls out private car restrictions to make traffic smooth during Apec summit

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 06:23pm by Chris Luo

    ... Economic Leader’s Week, when foreign leaders and their senior officials will be in town. The Daily said traffic authorities anticipated a 35 per cent drop in the number of private cars driving ... which approximately account for 2 per cent of the city’s transportation capacity, to cope with the passenger spike, the report said. Apart from traffic control, Beijing also adjusted holidays ...

  5. News - Hong Kong

    Commuters leave early as primary school resumption adds to traffic congestion

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 07:46am by Eddie Lee and Tony Cheung

    ... routes and 74 cross-harbour routes. The Transport Department said on Tuesday that it has implemented special traffic arrangements at several locations and has urged the public to plan journeys ...

  6. News - World - AVIATION

    Senator wants answers over sabotage of Chicago air traffic control centre

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 10:32pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Chicago Probe call over air traffic control centre sabotage A US senator said he will seek an investigation into how a contract employee was able to sabotage a regional control centre and bring Chicago's two international airports to a halt. Illinois' Dick Durbin said he would ask spectors general at the US Department of Transportation and the Federal ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Hong Kong wakes up to major traffic disruption after Occupy protests around the city

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 07:21am by TIMMY SUNG

    ... Timmy Sung timmy.sung@scmp.com Commuters on Hong Kong Island and Kowloon face traffic disruptions this morning, with more than 200 bus routes suspended or diverted, as thousands ... road sections in Admiralty, Wan Chai, Causeway Bay and Nathan Road and Argyle Street in Mong Kok are still closed”.  Interactive map: Hong Kong traffic disruptions on Monday Legend (top left) ...

  8. News - China Insider - ROAD SAFETY

    A foreign 'chengguan'? British woman, 21, becomes traffic warden in Hunan

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 06:24pm by James Griffiths

    ... has hired a 21-year-old British woman to work as a volunteer traffic warden. According to the Zhuzhou Evening News, the expatriate English teacher, identified as "Leah", began working as a pedestrian traffic warden earlier this month. Though her Chinese-languange skills are not particularly polished, she has memorised key phrases such as “Please be aware of and abide ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    PolyU professor's traffic system wins Apec award after easing jams in Bangkok

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:22am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Professor's traffic model wins award A Polytechnic University professor has won a prestigious prize for developing a traffic management system ... professor at the university's department of civil and environmental engineering. His traffic management system allows highway managers to predict traffic conditions and prevent congestion. ...

  10. News - China Insider - SCAM

    Chinese court’s dismissal of compensation claim highlights traffic accident scams

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 05:23pm by Chris Luo

    ... Over the years the ploy has evolved into staging traffic accidents, as personal vehicles became more widely owned in China. Scammers approach slowly driving vehicles and pretend to be hit ... warned that drivers of luxury cars, those whose vehicles have non-local plates, and those who violate traffic regulations, are more prone to fall victim to a scam. A Tianjin scam ring busted last ...




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