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  1. News - China - 18th PARTY CONGRESS

    China's 2020 goal may fail unless core issues are tackled, say analysts

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan victoria.ruan@scmp.com Hu's goal of doubling nominal earnings by 2020 doesn't address wealth distribution, analysts say Raising income alone won't shrink ... Organisation in 2001 are fading. Also, urbanisation could slow down unless Beijing removes the barriers that prevent migrant workers from moving to cities, such as the hukou household registration ...

  2. City Briefs

    Posted Mar 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The survey, conducted by the Barrier-free City Concern Alliance, also found 30 per cent were dissatisfied with train services because the gap and different level between the platform and train created ...

  3. 'We're organised, motivated- and employed'

    Posted Jan 09th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Tanna Chong

    ... it was simply not true to say campaigns were not organised. Over the past few weeks, his group had met three times a week, and organised a trek across the city to raise people's awareness ...

  4. 10,000 expected at demonstration

    Posted Feb 05th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai The Society for the Protection of the Harbour has again spoken out against waterfront land reclamation, saying yesterday that it expects 10,000 people to join a protest against harbour reclamation. The society has suggested that participants in ...

  5. Tickets on sale for Victoria Park display

    Posted Feb 24th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Tickets for the Flower Show in Victoria Park went on sale yesterday. More than 350,000 blooms will be on display at the show, which runs from March 13 to 22, 9am to 9pm, under the theme 'Cosmos'. Tickets- adults HK$14, children, the elderly and disabled HK$7- can be bought at Leisure and Cultural Services Department district offices, venues with Leisure Link, ...

  6. Proliferation of locusts in anti-migrant campaigns

    Posted Feb 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau Hong Kong's locust imagery may be catching on. Soon after the advert appeared in the city likening mainland tourists to the swarming pest, locust images popped up in some of the mainland's biggest cities as part of campaigns against migrants. One poster in Beijing shows a locust overlooking, not Victoria Harbour, but Tiananmen Square, and says: '[Immigrants from ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Jan 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Why project's amendments were cleared I refer to Roger Emmerton's letter ('Department must provide full disclosure on Hopewell Centre II', December 26). I would like to provide the following information on this development. The Town Pl ...

  8. Visa aims to ease overcrowding in Australia's big cities

    Posted Jan 13th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Sydney and Melbourne. Consistently ranked as being among the world's most desirable places in which to live, Australia's two largest cities take the lion's share of migrants, ... to work in less-populated areas. Outback areas of Victoria and New South Wales are crying out for workers, as are sparsely populated states such as South Australia, Tasmania and Western Australia. ...

  9. City Briefs

    Posted Jul 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lifeguards dump protest swim across harbour Lifeguards yesterday decided to abandon plans to swim across Victoria Harbour next Sunday as part of their protest against outsourcing of lifeguard duties after failing to secure approval from the Marine Department. They will instead stage a strike involving about 800 lifeguards on August 1 and have urged the public not to swim ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Nov 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... large numbers of cyclists to park their bikes and this could cause problems. Having cycling on a large scale requires a lot of support facilities. These exist in cities in some countries ... the debts. Hoping that Italy is not Greece, because Milan is an industrial city as he puts it, is rather simplistic and naive. Italy, like many other countries, has politicians who have lied ...




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