Developer wins Clear Water Bay battle
A court has sent a master plan for Clear Water Bay Peninsula North back to the Town Planning Board after a developer successfully challenged a decision to include certain sites in a conservation area.Wednesday, 7 November, 2007, 12:00am
The proposed ban on idling engines could be lifted during hot weather, a senior environment official said yesterday.
Deputy Director of Environmental Protection Carlson Chan Ka-shun said the government was open to suggestions during its five-month consultation on the ban proposal, which began on Friday.4 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Foshan remains the Pearl River Delta's most polluted city, the latest regional air monitoring report shows.26 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
A man in the jewellery business who fell victim to fraud is selling his collection of expensive stones in an attempt to escape financial ruin.
A fraud-recovery auction commissioned to First State Auctions will be held on National Day tomorrow at the Conrad International Hotel in Admiralty.30 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
The Urban Renewal Authority and a property developer are looking for ways to preserve Wan Chai Market.
The authority's new chairman, Barry Cheung Chun-yan, said the redevelopment was bound by a business contract signed 10 years ago.22 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's companies used 36,000 metric tonnes of copy paper last year, the equivalent of 864,000 trees, a Productivity Council survey reveals. From a random sampling of 221,000 establishments, researchers interviewed 501 office managers by telephone. The study revealed that the average company uses 160kg of copy paper a year, coming from 3.9 trees.5 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
Sales of all New Zealand apples were suspended yesterday by Wellcome - one of the city's largest supermarket chains - amid fears over insect larva contamination.15 Apr 2007 - 12:00am