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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    Environment Secretary offers few details on long-term waste plans

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 03:58am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Few details on long-term waste plans As environment officials struggle to force through the legislature plans for landfill expansion and a waste incinerator, the environment minister yesterday said it was time for the city to examine its waste infrastructure for the next three decades. While any mention of long-term planning for waste ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    HK$1 billion each for funds to boost recycling and reuse of old landfill sites

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 07:11am by Cheung Chi Fai, FANNY FUNG

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Fanny W.Y. Fung Government says launch of two funds shows its determination to tackle the city's looming waste crisis and find new uses for closed dump sites HK$2b boost for recyclers, old landfill sites Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has vowed to pour HK$1 billion into a new fund to support recycling and tackle the looming waste crisis. Another HK$1 ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    Eddie Ng vows to ensure students on overseas scholarships return to serve

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 04:15am by Shirley Zhao and Samuel Chan

    ... on Wednesday that public money would be wasted if the recipients never returned. "We definitely want them back," Secretary for Education Eddie Ng Hak-kim said, calling the scholarship ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    New media pointman can’t tell who’s who

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 07:18pm

    ... of the session elaborating on the design of the policy address book, which contains 16,588 words in English and 24,074 words in Chinese, 15 per cent and 12 per cent down from last year’s speech. “The 11 ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    CY policy address focuses on increased housing and poverty fight

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 11:14am by Lai Ying Kit

    ... to replace Euro commercial vehicles, and added that the introduction of timetables for waste management have been mapped out. CY said that the zero delivery quota policy had been introduced to stem ... address Environment The government will spend a total of HK$2 billion on better waste management and post landfill restoration plans. A HK$1 billion landfill restoration fund will be set up ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    Leung's initial policy address feeds our appetite for acronyms

    Posted Jan 20th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Our CE C.Y. is a true man of letters Whether you're an MHPP or an HOS man, if it's NDAs that float your boat, or if you're worried the CCF might be swallowed up by the CoP, Leung Chun-ying had it covered last week in a speech that contained a mind-numbing 176 acronyms. If nothing else, the chief executive's maiden policy ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    More questions than answers in CY Leung’s policy address

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 02:11pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying delivered his maiden policy address on Wednesday- yet some Hongkongers complained that he barely announced anything new. Netizens took to their keyboards to vent their frustration at what some called a disappointing two-hour, 12-minute address that focused on housing supply, social welfare, environment and waste management, among other ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    CY Leung delivers pragmatic yet perfect vision for city

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... pragmatism lay at the core of much of what the embattled leader had to say. Not that it did not contain a significant sprinkling of expansive flourish. Hong Kong, he said, can be the "loveliest ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    Chief executive declares his priorities for helping an overcrowded city

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... A blueprint that will set policy direction in the next five years, Leung's plan contains few surprises but sticks to a pragmatic approach, with plenty of measures to tackle economic, ...



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