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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Clean-up of Victoria Harbour is far from over

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 03:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Harbour clean-up is far from over Hong Kong has the expertise and financial clout to tackle its pollution challenges. Victoria Harbour is proof of what can be done when ... is not at this stage critical and the focus should instead switch to preventing illegal water discharge and stopping sewage from old buildings from going into the harbour. Whether biological management ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Striking lifeguards must get back to work

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 04:35am by SCMP Editorial

    ... That lifeguards have again walked away from their duties during the peak swimming season is regrettable. The curtain raiser came in April, with some lifeguards at the HK$800 million Victoria Swimming Pool ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Giant rubber duck has united the city

    Posted May 12th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... drawing children and adults alike to the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront where the seaborne artwork is moored. Victoria Harbour is its 13th "port of call" around the world, after visits ... interest in our harbour, without which the attraction would have not been possible. As the artist hoped, it has successfully offered a new perspective on public space. Having risen from a fishing ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Victoria Park slip road slips past public interest guardians

    Posted Aug 17th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Asleep at switch, slip road slips in Victoria Park will shrink by 20,000 square feet, lose some of its popular facilities and see hundreds of trees removed- all to make way ... the bypass so that the slip road just, well, slipped by public attention. District councilor Jennifer Chow Kit-bing said fellow members were unaware the plan would cut into Victoria Park. Really? Did ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    June 4 vigil still resonates with contemporary events in China

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:26am by SCMP Editorial

    ... to ensure that the victims of the tragedy are not forgotten. Because a quarter of a century is a landmark anniversary, the attendance in Victoria Park tonight will be more closely watched than usual ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Pragmatic and focused housing policies deserve our full support

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 02:41am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Reclamation is a thorny issue, but given our land constraints, it cannot be discounted in waters beyond Victoria Harbour. Nor can we ignore the opportunity to develop Lantau, which will offer enormous ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Making local Hong Kong a main tourist attraction

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... With some 48 million visitors passing through our door last year, the city seems to be doing quite well. The magnificent Victoria Harbour and The Peak continue to draw millions from around ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Consumers should use the right channels to air grievances

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 03:36am by SCMP Editorial

    ... consumers well. Regrettably, there is a growing tendency for consumers to seek redress through radical actions. In a 13-hour drama, hundreds of cruise passengers on board the Costa Victoria refused ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong needs review of historic building heritage policy

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... the heritage conservation movement following a belated wake-up call a few years ago. Although most of the majestic colonial buildings that once lined the shore of Victoria Harbour have long gone, ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Increases in Hong Kong's electricity tariffs must be kept at reasonable level

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 03:50am by SCMP Editorial

    ... years. Residents can be excused for asking why those on the other side of the harbour are shielded from the hefty increase. Many do not appreciate that their counterparts have been charged more ...




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