In his maiden policy address, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying stressed the importance of Hong Kong's logistics industry, one of the four traditional economic pillars that have made the city a successful business centre.Tuesday, 29 January, 2013, 1:42am
Jessica Or Pui-ying (below) was so impressed by CLP Engineering's multi-discipline development in engineering and green-energy promotion that she joined the firm as an engineer trainee. She tells Wong Yat-hei that by serving in the field of engineering, she hopes she can contribute to a better society.
What is your study background?13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
MSc in Energy and Environment CityU
The world faces energy and environment problems, from global warming and rising oil prices, to water and air pollution. New laws and ever-more stringent regulations aim to ease or at least slow down their impact. This will change the way business is run and how people live.18 May 2012 - 12:00am
The son of a restaurant tycoon, Simon Wong Kit-lung did not show much interest in following in his father's footsteps when growing up. Instead, he had a passion for infrastructure. After graduating with a degree in civil engineering, Wong worked in a consultancy and the government's highways department.11 May 2012 - 12:00am
Hotel guests may not bump into the engineering staff very often, but these busy yet low-profile employees are the unsung heroes who help keep facilities in tip-top form.
David Au (left), director of engineering at InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong, leads a 30-member team that maintains the hotel's facilities day and night.30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Canadian testing and certification company CSA Group is expanding in the Greater China region, creating jobs and upgrading skills in the process. The company, which has had a branch office in Hong Kong since 1997, is hiring both engineers as well as sales and marketing executives to support its burgeoning operations.23 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
As Kermit the frog once famously said, 'It's not easy being green.' Actually I'm on the verge of giving up. Why bother?
The changes I have made to my lifestyle for the planet are numerous but it is starting to look all so futile in the face of an avalanche of indifference from what seems like everyone around me. The last straw for me was one day earlier this month.29 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
While engineers are generally thought to be taciturn, getting the message across is actually an integral part of their job, especially at big jobs with a multinational crew.9 Dec 2011 - 12:00am