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  1. Unique exhibition promotes UN event and Chinese culture

    Posted Jun 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong 'Stone Master's' presentation aims to raise awareness of cultural heritage and the environment An exhibition of works by one of Hong Kong's most respected ... works by master artist Kong Kai-ming. Kong was born in Hong Kong in 1932. He has won many awards including the Award for Arts Achievement from the Hong Kong Arts Development Council, which he ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/641387/unique-exhibition-promotes-un-event-and-chinese-culture
  2. How long should Hong Kong's architects reach for the sky?

    Posted Oct 31st 2008, 12:00am by Violet Law

    ... and efficiency alone don't make a city unique or great. At the symposium, Hong Kong architect Paul Chu Hoi-shan showed how intimate, narrow streets of old Wan Chai are giving way to super blocks ... Violet Law Something most Hongkongers have long taken for granted was the subject of a three-day symposium in New York. That tall - very tall - buildings can be packed into Hong Kong plots ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/658324/how-long-should-hong-kongs-architects-reach-sky
  3. Hong Kong Faces

    Posted Aug 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... cremation services. After cremation, some pet owners scatter the ashes, although most choose to place them in an urn. In 2002, Mr Chan set up Hong Kong's first pet memorial hall where urn ... pet owners had in dealing with dead pets, offered them delivery services to the government-owned crematorium in Kennedy Town. The unique service grew quickly by word of mouth, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/649838/hong-kong-faces
  4. Hong Kong should begin to conserve water now

    Posted Nov 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The article headlined 'Farm weathers the drought' (October 29) reported widespread drought in Guangdong with water flows in the Dongjiang, upon which Hong Kong relies for 77 per ... of mega-infrastructure such as the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai Bridge, may bring economic benefits, it is very likely that they will be a magnet for more migration from the hinterland, and all its associated ills. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/476555/hong-kong-should-begin-conserve-water-now
  5. Direct elections will not ruin Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... career in Hong Kong' (April 12). Owing to advances in technology, overfishing is one of many marine environmental problems worldwide and not unique to Hong Kong. The Hong Kong government ... Sunday Morning Post, April 18). Mr Li spoke about how Hong Kong could be 'ruined' if democracy moved too quickly. I read his message not as pragmatic wisdom, but a threat. I suppose ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/452852/direct-elections-will-not-ruin-hong-kong
  6. Hong Kong is hiding behind spineless conservation treaty

    Posted Jan 06th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to go without shark's fin soup', December 22). I wonder if officials could explain this rationale. Not that one needs to make enemies, but no sharks are caught in Hong Kong waters, ... that not enough proof exists to make strong regulations. Should Hong Kong be hiding behind such a spineless conservation system? One of the biggest social contributions Hong Kong could give to the global ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/734910/hong-kong-hiding-behind-spineless-conservation-treaty
  7. High-fliers flee Hong Kong to breathe freely

    Posted Jan 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chris Ip Annemarie de Villiers arrived in Hong Kong in July 2009 with her husband, Daniel, and two boys, Bailey and Ethan, and immediately fell in love with the city. The native South ... in Hong Kong. Doctors said the air pollution was affecting his health and the asthma could become permanent. Annemarie too had bronchitis and chronic migraines. 'It was absolutely ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/734751/high-fliers-flee-hong-kong-breathe-freely
  8. Should the government build incinerators in Hong Kong?

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Matthew Murchie

    ... be a backward step for Hong Kong because there are much better ways to reduce the volumes of waste being sent to landfill sites. Elise Choi, 16, Sai Kung Sung Tsun Catholic School The three main landfills in Hong Kong will be full in a few years. Extending landfills is not the best solution because it cannot go on, especially in a place like Hong Kong where there is a shortage of land. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/732063/should-government-build-incinerators-hong-kong
  9. Wishing for a cleaner Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... there is a paper-recycling bin nearby. I hope all that will change and Hong Kong will become a cleaner place so that everyone can have a reason to smile. Shereen Khemchandani, Marymount Secondary School From ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/723290/wishing-cleaner-hong-kong
  10. Extend glass recycling initiative to the whole of Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... from glass, to paper, to cans, and even to corks from wine bottles, I am used to sorting my garbage. I am curious as to why Hong Kong does not recycle more? Seeing as glass is the easiest substance to recycle and reuse, why haven't there been more campaigns to promote recycling? Hong Kong has attempted to place recycling bins around the city, but only for them to be placed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/719506/extend-glass-recycling-initiative-whole-hong-kong

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