Even more drivers will be allowed to keep their vehicles' engines running when they are parked. The director of environmental protection, Anissa Wong Sean-yee, has quietly changed the laws, and now about 200 more vehicles are allowed to keep their motors running.Wednesday, 6 June, 2012, 12:00am
A call to remove a large flowerbed, which activists say interferes with demonstrations outside the central government's liaison office in Western, was rejected yesterday.
The Central and Western District Council voted down a motion, submitted by four Democratic Party district councillors, to remove the bed.18 May 2012 - 12:00am
Pan-democratic lawmaker Kam Nai-wai kept his seat in the legislature after his counterparts voted down a motion against him yesterday.
The censure motion against Kam, of the Democratic Party, was over his 2009 dismissal of a female aide who had spurned his affections.19 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
Democratic Party lawmaker Kam Nai-wai failed to live up to public expectations and jeopardised the image of the legislature after he sacked a female aide who had spurned his affections, a Legco panel investigation concluded.29 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Without the rise of emerging markets and developing countries, there will be no universal prosperity in the world
President Hu Jintao
I was always showing friendly encouragement, but it turned out that she was feeling frustrated
Lawmaker Kam Nai-wai (pictured) explains his behaviour towards former assistant Kimmie Wong Lai-chu29 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Long-time shop tenants in Central Market - facing eviction to make way for a revamp of the historic building - have received a reprieve until March and possibly longer.10 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
The government is facing an uphill battle to bid for the 2023 Asian Games with lawmakers seeming set to pass a motion demanding that it scrap the plan.16 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
Hong Kong doesn't have to meet all the required conditions for hosting the Asian Games before throwing its hat into the bidding ring, home affairs minister Tsang Tak-sing said yesterday.
The official made the remark as he gave the results of a 10-week public consultation exercise on a controversial proposal that the city bid for the right to host the Games in 2023.11 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
Prices rise for the first time in five months23 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
How Audrey Eu had a change of appetite22 Oct 2009 - 12:00am