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  1. Tang 'too busy' to meet WWF over declining fish stock

    Posted Feb 26th 2006, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen has been accused of turning a blind eye to the marine environment by refusing to meet conservationists seeking action to stop the dramatic decline in fish stocks. In the three months before he made his b ...

  2. WWF lists five worst pollution own goals

    Posted Jun 19th 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... Lilian Goh With the globe gripped by World Cup football, the international conservation organisation World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) says it's time people started paying the same attention to the world they live in. The organisation says that people ...

  3. News - World - ENERGY

    World Bank urges end to polluting gas flaring

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... is right but whether it is at the speed or pace needed is another matter. But no country now does not want to wrestle with this issue." Oil companies agreed that the waste of the gas ...

  4. Power figures not fiddled, says official

    Posted Aug 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as a surprise, as the country was still wrestling with power-shortage problems and major industrial and commercial centres including Shanghai and Guangdong had frequently ordered factories to halt ...

  5. An environmental awakening in Australia

    Posted Jul 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Barry Hing

    ... it's all proved very distressful to his friends in the green movement, but Mr Garrett's stand is a sign that climate change and associated issues have been wrestled away from the hands ...

  6. Nuclear reactions- Richard Lancaster

    Posted Jul 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the government's policy towards a low-carbon economy in Hong Kong. Economies across the world are reaching the same conclusion, often as they wrestle with the challenge of tackling climate change. While ...

  7. Global hot air

    Posted Sep 25th 2009, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... is no shining example; it is wrestling with meeting its targets under the 1997 Kyoto pact. Leadership is not possible without a record to hold up as evidence of commitment. If no nation wants to take ...

  8. Cheap way to cut city's emissions

    Posted May 31st 2010, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong As governments and power companies wrestle with the question of how to cut carbon emissions, a relatively cheap and simple means exists that could account for more than a quarter of the official reduction target. More vigilant use of air conditioning and lighting in existing buildings and flats- including replacing existing systems with more efficient ones- could cut 2.98 million ...

  9. Small minds fail to see big picture

    Posted Mar 13th 2010, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... is building up its fishing fleet and its appetite for fish, and it is obvious who has the deeper pockets. Japan, unlike the reluctant Britain, which has to wrestle daily with European Union demands ...

  10. 719 days to go

    Posted Aug 20th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... of the municipal government have long been filled with grit as officials wrestle with the capital's wild elements. Dust storms, torrential rain, drought, choking pollution, ungraceful street etiquette ...




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