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  1. Letters

    Posted Jul 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kai Tak the wrong place for cruise terminal That the Development Bureau is proposing to spend HK$2 billion on site work at the proposed Kai Tak cruise terminal- in order to make the project more attractive to developers- is a clear indication that this is ...

  2. Letters

    Posted May 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... it be a cultural district mixed with high-rise commercial/residential development, or just a cultural green park? And should Victoria Harbour, already suffering from over-reclamation, be protected? These are crucial issues and there must be a robust debate about them. Hong Kong Alternatives, the Society for Protection of the Harbour, and Designing Hong Kong Harbour District are joint sponsors ...

  3. Tsang gets himself in a heritage twist over on-air sermon

    Posted Feb 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the Society for Protection of the Harbour asked when the government had carried out 'any consultation giving the public a fair opportunity to object to Phase III in accordance with the Court of Final Appeal's judgment' on harbour reclamation ('Logic defied on Phase III'). As the minister has still been unable to answer this simple question, he owes an apology ...

  4. More dubious decisions from Hong Kong Inc

    Posted Apr 29th 2008, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... by a multitude of factors is a steep increase in the Cross-Harbour Tunnel toll- whether to reflect inflation, reduce traffic jams, raise public revenue, reduce pollution or simply operate as a commercial enterprise like the western and eastern harbour ones. But no, the government thinks this would be too unpopular. Unpopular with whom? Not with the vast majority who travel through it on licensed ...

  5. Political Animal

    Posted Jun 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will not be short on views of the shrunken Victoria Harbour, the top floor will be reserved, in accordance with the police model, for directorate officers rather than an officers' mess. ... a planned officers' mess on the top floor with a nice harbour view- and installed offices for their directorate staff there. Drawing a lesson from the police tribulations, the Independent ...

  6. Plenty of fireworks but the race is just heating up

    Posted Oct 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... on the fireworks over Victoria Harbour, which drew a crowd of 260,000 people, according to police. The 23-minute show cost more than HK$8 million. Crowds earlier turned out for the open day at the garrison ...

  7. No fear democracy call will rain on parade

    Posted Jun 30th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, May Chan

    ... of the event. Meanwhile, harbour activist Winston Chu Ka-sun has called on people joining the pro-democracy march to voice their demands for better protection of Victoria Harbour. 'The Tamar ...

  8. Upbeat Leung sets out poll platform

    Posted Dec 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... election platform, Leung pledged to review the government's small-house policy for male indigenous villagers in the New Territories if elected and to back reclamation outside Victoria Harbour ...

  9. Clearly, we need to work together

    Posted Dec 24th 2004, 12:00am by James Tien

    ... power plants, vehicles and other pollution sources. This will allow for emission-reduction targets, originally set for 2010, to be reached much, much sooner. One look across Victoria Harbour ...

  10. 'One country' is given TV treatment

    Posted Apr 05th 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Kong sports people marching at international events, a panorama of Golden Bauhinia Plaza on the Wan Chai waterfront, and fireworks lighting up Victoria Harbour. 'As Hongkongers, we feel ...




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