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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Too much focus on fishing boats as pleasure craft are neglected

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 12:19am by Howard Winn

    ... is prohibited, coxswains and owners of local vessels may anchor their vessels at any safe and suitable areas in Hong Kong waters." However, if anyone tries to anchor, for example, in the 33.8 hectares of open water in the Kwun Tong typhoon shelter, they are chased out by the Marine Police. The typhoon shelter has been emptying since 1998 and has been completely empty for the past 18 ...

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    Anthony Bolton retires with unfond memories of China

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 05:16am by Howard Winn

    ... dismantled and "at the same time the company is shifting ever more resources into the short, bullet-point end of the news spectrum". Investigative stories into the wealth of mainland ...

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    Hong Kong is being choked by its government bureaucracy

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:45am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn A few months ago we wrote about the extraordinary amount of time it took restaurants to get permission for outside seating accommodation, otherwise known as OSA. We had noted that it was taking at least seven months for restaurants at the China Resources Building to extract this permission from our ever-vigilant civil service. But little did we know that this process was already ...

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    'The government behaves as if it is ashamed'

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 12:56am by Howard Winn

    ... it doesn't place any value on good records management. It doesn't have the people. It doesn't have the resources. It doesn't have the will." He went on to say the government ... the Government Records Services adequate resources to vet and archive documents. The report essentially confirms the observations the group made some years ago and repeats the findings of the Director ...

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    Can Hong Kong be the world's biggest mining finance market?

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:35am by Howard Winn

    ... resource companies." Others point out that there isn't the breadth of investors in Hong Kong that you get in the other main mining capital centres like Sydney, Toronto, and London which ...

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    Andrew Riddick's experience with the SFC- a salutary tale

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 01:29am by Howard Winn

    ... the case. It can take as long as it likes. Meanwhile, the person being investigated is left in limbo. For people who don't have the financial resources to sit out the suspension and to get ...

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    Digesting the price

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 01:50am by Howard Winn

    ... a year or 181 tonnes per day while generating enough energy to power 6,000 homes and produce 18,000 tonnes of compost a year. The contract was awarded by Tamar Energy to Imtech Water, Waste ... in subsidised housing, and the development would also feature a resort with a 260-room hotel and centres for outdoor recreation and water sports. On RTHK's Backchat programme, Roger Nissim said ...

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    Incinerators are not the only way to deal with household waste

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 01:14am by Howard Winn

    ... This method is particularly appropriate for Hong Kong as its food waste is between 70-90 per cent water. Clear the Air chairman James Middleton has spoken to three engineers who say this is a feasible way of dealing with food waste since it can be handled by Stonecutters water treatment plant, which is currently operating at 50 per cent capacity. The idea gets a small mention ...

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    Infrastructure spending is declining, says Starry Lee

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 01:01am by Howard Winn

    ... and have significantly added to the congestion.   Water under the bridge Recently, a roving inspection group of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, China's graft watchdog, took ...

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    Why does the global warming debate generate such hot air?

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 01:10am by Howard Winn

    ... licensed bars. People will be familiar with the bars at the China Resources Building in Wan Chai. One of the features of these bars is that the building was designed to create an overhang to facilitate outdoor seating, an arrangement for which China Resources is understood to pay the Lands Department a sum believed to be about HK$2 million. Early last year China Resources closed the bars ...




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