Civic Exchange

Type: Organization
Name: Civic Exchange
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

In Hong Kong, You Can Find a Home Where the Buffalo Roam

To city dwellers worried about mice and rats, spare a thought for Hong Kongers confronting half-ton feral beasts.A few miles from some of the most densely populated neighborhoods in the world, more than 1,000 cows and buffalo from abandoned farms roam ... [Published Bloomberg - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

CUHK Jockey Club Initiative Gaia Holds the ‘Environmental Impact Assessment Report on the Third Runway—What’s Next?’ Forum

CUHK Jockey Club Initiative Gaia (Gaia) held a forum entitled 'Environmental Impact Assessment Report on the Third Runway-What's Next?' at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) today (22 August). The forum, under the Environment and Climate Change ... [Published Noodls - Aug 22 2014]

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...At the forum, Mr Fung said, "the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) on expanding the airport into three-runway system (3RS) has been painstakingly and professionally done, meeting fully the requirements of the EIA study brief and the EIA Ordinance Technical Memorandum. AAHK will use our best endeavours to address the concerns of the Advisory Council on the Environment on the EIA report and answer any queries they may have. Beyond the EIA, AAHK has also taken an extra step to conduct a carbon emission study of 3RS. Results demonstrate that the economic benefit of the 3RS far outweighs the carbon cost." The guest speakers also exchanged views on a variety of aspects, including the impact on public health; long-term balance among environmental, economic...

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