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Victoria Harbour


Great spot for world-class water sports

Monday, 19 March, 2012, 12:00am

New land formed by reclamation offers resettlement option for residents

I refer to the editorial ('There's enough land already available', February 23), and the article ('Harbour 'cheaper route to gain land'', February 20).

14 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

New cruise operators unveil global plans

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) is targeting cruise markets in Asia, Europe and the Americas after it won a 10-year deal last Thursday to operate and manage the cruise terminal at Kai Tak with two other partners.

12 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

U.S. campaign to lure cruise line operators

Top executives from Worldwide Flight Services will fly from Hong Kong to Miami tomorrow to kick off a marketing and promotion campaign to lure cruise lines, operators and retailers to the Kai Tak cruise terminal.

9 Mar 2012 - 12:00am


Small-house policy is in disarray

Perhaps it is time that the Lands Department moved into the 21st century and started taking a holistic approach to the decisions made within its department as to who can build and where.

5 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Architect revisits historic city hall

It was a celebratory evening when the who's who of Hong Kong gathered in City Hall in Central for its golden jubilee. But to one of the building's British architects, it was heartbreaking to see the arts and hub complex of which the hall is part tarnished.

3 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Mainland property speculators will gain from reclamation, not HK citizens

I do not support any further attempt by the government to create more land through reclamation projects.

The reason for my opposition is simple. The land obtained from any reclamation plan will not end up making Hong Kong more spacious and a better place to live.

1 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Missing from the world map

The berths are spacious and deep. There are acres of dockside space for exhibitions. The clubhouse and waterside restaurants are new and offer views of clear blue water and gleaming yachts under warm tropical sunshine.

It's no wonder the Volvo Ocean Race chose to stop in Sanya, on Hainan island, instead of in Hong Kong's Victoria Harbour.

26 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Harbour 'cheaper route to gain land'

Reclaiming land to provide sites for development may be controversial - but the cost could be less than half that of freeing up rural land for housing or industrial use.

20 Feb 2012 - 12:00am


City could be a hub for conventions

I refer to the report ('Convention centre 'losing out' to bigger venues', February 9). The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai is host to a wide range of events, including international exhibitions.

17 Feb 2012 - 12:00am