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  1. In pod we trust

    Posted Apr 14th 2008, 12:00am

    ... to finish the assignment and the best short will win a 1,000 yuan (HK$1,115) prize. Gao Wei-wei, a first-year law student at the University of Hong Kong, was touched by mainland participants' ...

  2. Country park enclaves lack zoning

    Posted Aug 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kung's Tai Long Wan coast, propose establishing a conservation trust to protect valuable sites. Tai Long Sai Wan was made subject to zoning rules on Friday but a government document seen ... details. The Heung Yee Kuk, which represents indigenous villagers, has joined forces with green groups to form a working party on ways to set up a conservation trust. A series of meetings ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    ‘Hundreds of graves’ lying in Hong Kong's country parks and green belts

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 02:19pm

    ... As for unlicensed graves, planning laws dating to 1983 restrict their building, but Tse said new burial sites had suddenly proliferated after 2007. In theory, villagers must present a death certificate ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Ex-minister blames China's pollution mess on lack of rule of law

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Above-the-law leaders passed up chance to avoid environmental woes decades ago, choosing frenzied growth instead of protecting resources Top adviser says weak ruleof law fed pollution mess China had a chance to avoid environmental disasters some 40 to 30 years ago, the country's first environmental protection chief has lamented amid worsening air ...

  5. Trusting the scientists

    Posted Feb 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... how my body works as well as my doctor understands it. But I trust my doctor, just as I trust scientists to tell me the truth. There is still a lot of science that supports the climate change ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Christine Loh offers time frame for cleaner fuel law for ocean vessels

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Cruise ships could see change next year, but power facilities at Kai Tak will take longer Loh offers time frame for cleaner fuel law It will take several years for the government to introduce onshore electricity power facilities at the Kai Tak cruise terminal but a law requiring ocean-going vessels berthing at the city to use cleaner fuel can be in place next year ...

  7. Lack of trust is hampering real progress on global warming, observers believe

    Posted Jul 30th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing Environmental analysts and campaigners praised the latest effort by China and the US to find solutions to global warming but said a lack of trust and conflicting national interests had prevented the two sides from making any real progress. In a memorandum signed on Tuesday in Washington following two days of high-level economic and strategic talks, China ...

  8. Trust us, say environmental officials, not your own eyes

    Posted Jul 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan Don't trust your own eyes, trust us, say environmental officials in Beijing. An official yesterday insisted that Beijing's air quality was 'on good or moderate levels' and said the recent haze hovering over the capital was not due to pollution. 'Good air quality does not necessarily mean blue sky,' said Du Shaozhong, deputy ...

  9. Clean air in HK hinges on trust

    Posted Feb 24th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... little information publicly available, Hong Kong people's hopes for blue skies appear to hinge on little more than two words: trust us. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    WWF ends development partnership with Cheung Kong

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... with the Town Planning Board, pending further efforts to develop a model for a wetland reserve trust. A trust is seen as vital for delivering long-term conservation for most of Hong Kong's wetlands, but a government policy change two years ago prevents a trust from functioning in the way WWF had wanted. Michael Lau Wai-neng, WWF's senior programme head, said a government policy ...




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