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  1. Three more democrats look set for mainland

    Posted Oct 06th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... to study urban renewal. Cyd Ho Sau-lan, a pro-democracy councillor in the district, said she would be willing to join the tour. The former lawmaker was last allowed to visit the mainland in 1997. Tuen Mun District Council is planning a study tour to Shenzhen. Josephine Chan Shu-ying, a Tuen Mun councillor and a member of the Democratic Party's executive committee, said she would ...

  2. Integration action plan, then results, a matter of policy for Tsang

    Posted May 27th 2006, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... Participants will be asked to propose concrete measures; indeed, local financial regulators have already begun studies to prepare for it. A plan listing what needs to be done, who will do it and who ... study the plan. Then once you understand it, figure out how to help put it into practice while at the same time making sure that Hong Kong profits from the results. This is in sharp contrast ...

  3. Reject kuk's call for country park enclaves compensation

    Posted Sep 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... is not as the Ombudsman claims a failure of the Planning Department, but that of its masters who tremble in front of the kuk. Worse, the department continues to create new development rights by processing ... (in case property development rights are depreciated) and betterment (payment in case of measures improving development potential) have been studied and a detailed report was produced in 1992 ...

  4. Pain with the gain

    Posted Feb 09th 2011, 12:00am by Anthony Cheung

    ... a home but do not qualify for public housing. Demographia, a US-based urban planning consultancy, rated properties in Hong Kong 'severely unaffordable', worse than other high-priced ... the central government to feature Hong Kong more prominently in the national five-year plan, or fight for better provisions in the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement to aid the entry of our ...

  5. No stopping now

    Posted Aug 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... How we got to where we are with the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong express rail link May 2000 Hong Kong railway development strategy report proposes express rail link between urban areas ... formed by Hong Kong government and Ministry of Railways to study line 2004 Mainland authorities decide to locate Guangzhou terminus in Shibi, 23km from city centre Jun 2004 Legco subcommittee ...

  6. C.Y. in plea to push through restructuring

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 'For residents of subdivided flats, making them wait for one more week could be already too long,' Leung said, reiterating that his plans- which include forming a government bureau to oversee housing, lands and urban planning policies- were crucial to speeding up the supply of public and private residential flats and making more land available for development. The restructuring ...

  7. Extra Legco seat urged for district councillors

    Posted Aug 04th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... leader said the extra seat would better represent the councils in the legislature. He suggested having one seat represent councils in the New Territories and the other the urban area. ... Mr Lau said he hoped to revive again later this year the proposal for a study programme on the mainland for district councillors, after many said the $8,000-plus course was too expensive ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    Tony Tse Wai-chuen criticises Leung Chun-ying in bid for Legco seat

    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Tony Cheung

    ... surveying and planning constituency, in his first Legco run. He nominated Leung for chief executive. Although Leung has pledged to increase housing supply and study how many homes should be built, ... the development density in the New Territories. He also called for regular land auctions to stabilise prices. Another candidate, Democrat Stanley Ng Wing-fai, an urban planner who lost to Lau by 700 votes ...

  9. Talkback

    Posted May 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of David, a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture, not treated the same? Fifty years ago Dr Kinsey used questionnaires and interviews to study sex. They let him found the Institute for Sex Research ... on the Urban Renewal Authority's Hanoi Road redevelopment project ('Authority a law unto itself', May 26). Indeed, on the subject of Hanoi Road, we are not short of correspondence ...

  10. Villagers to step up zoning battle

    Posted Sep 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... on temporary zoning plans for the enclaves. The zoning would last for three years pending further studies. The objective was to protect sites of scenic value. When officials worked on the detailed ... Ada Lee and Joyce Ng Indigenous villagers in the New Territories have vowed to take stronger action against the government's plan to zone country park enclaves that they own, saying ...




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