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Plastic bag levy

Letters to the Editor, June 19, 2013

Snowden saga reveals true human nature

Edward Snowden has revealed what we all know, that governments spy.

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 1:26am 5 comments

Genuinely 'green' bags are available

There has been a lot of debate in Hong Kong about plastic bags versus the reusable variety.

I try to always take a reusable bag when I go shopping. People at bakeries and fast food outlets give me a look of curious interest when I do not take free plastic bags. At these places, they are still legal and supplied in large quantities.

13 Jun 2013 - 2:06am

Letters to the Editor, May 30, 2013

Officials keep opting for more concrete

I refer to the letter by Edwin K. H. Tong, of the Civil Engineering and Development Department ("Government will give priority to near-shore reclamation projects", May 21).

Mr Tong should know that there will always be unease over reclamation while the department that pours the concrete is the same one heading the consultation.

30 May 2013 - 2:56am 1 comment