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Can Xiongan match the success of Shenzhen or Pudong?

... ed from a wetland into China's financial hub. It seems that Xi is keen to build Xiongan New Area into his own legacy. Also, Xu Qin, the party secretary and mayor of Shenzhen, has been appointed Hebei ...More

EJ Insight2017-04-05

China orders provinces to draw up ecological 'red lines'

... rests and wetlands amounting to 38.6 percent of its total area, while central Hubei province has announced plans to protect 33.4 percent of its territory. It is not yet known whether the "ecological r ...More

EJ Insight2017-02-09

Hong Kong sets three-step plan to end ivory trade by 2021

... rector of wetlands conservation in WWF Hong Kong, said the government’s determination to eliminate ivory trade is welcome but it must also step up law enforcement to combat the illegal trade. -- Conta ...More

EJ Insight2016-12-22

China details operating areas for foreign NGOs under new law

... hange and wetland conservation. The list makes no mention of the term "human rights". In November, the government twice issued clarification statements, saying there would be no grace period for NGOs ...More

EJ Insight2016-12-22

A beautiful mistake in Sham Chung

... ed into a wetland, home to various species. But in 1999 the natural wetland was destroyed and converted into a grass field by some property developers who wanted to build a golf course. Call it fortun ...More

EJ Insight2016-11-18

Indian maid said to have admitted killing employer's son

...  near the Wetland Park in the afternoon. Earlier, the maid had tried to seek help from the Indian consulate general but failed. After finding her at around 4 p.m., police took her back to the family's ...More

EJ Insight2016-10-26

Nam Sang Wai could be lost forever

... protected wetland. Facebook groups are calling for letters to the Town Planning Board to protect Nam Sang Wai’s valuable resources. They said any construction work in the area will upset the biodivers ...More

EJ Insight2016-10-20

Journey back in time to a Hakka walled village in Sheung Shui

...  existing wetland in Hong Kong, which is home to farmers as well as over 200 kinds of birds and other animals. The valley landed in the news in 2002 when the government endorsed a plan to construct th ...More

EJ Insight2016-09-30

Legislator wants full-scale probe of dumpsites, tougher laws

... Hong Kong Wetland Park and Mingle Farm -- and continues to expand, the report said, citing residents of nearby Kingswood Villas. Lee said all excavation trucks and earth movers should be required to h ...More

EJ Insight2016-03-08

Tin Shui Wai dumpsite raises fears of massive landslide

... Hong Kong Wetland Park and right next door to Mingle Farm, a recreational site for camping, fishing and barbecue. The Environmental Protection Department and the Planning Department said they are inve ...More

EJ Insight2016-03-07

Weekend travel: A derelict village that fuels urban myths

... ch of the wetland, while wild flowers welcome you along the way to the village. Ramshackle houses are no surprise, but visitors will find it intriguing as they will discover some newly-written couplet ...More

EJ Insight2016-02-27

Green groups see hidden agenda beneath Tai Po canola fields

... ighboring wetlands to water the flowers, upending the delicate ecological balance and potentially destroying the natural habitat. In the past, green groups have accused the villagers of destroying tre ...More

EJ Insight2016-02-19

A pair of indigenous Hakka villages in Tai Po

... reshwater wetland houses a wide variety of species, especially the dragonfly. Over 70 out of 107 recorded species of the insect in Hong Kong, some native to the city, can be found in Sha Lo Tung.  Wat ...More

EJ Insight2016-02-13

Coral reefs at Hoi Ha in Sai Kung disappearing fast

... reshwater wetland of high ecological value and is connected with Hoi Ha via a river. If Pak Sha O is hit by pollution from human activity, then Hoi Ha will be affected. Divers observed Monday that man ...More

EJ Insight2016-01-28

Apple-eating bat becomes a supermarket sensation

... g-tong, a wetland and fauna conservation officer in the agriculture department, said bats are not fond of apples and are afraid of humans. But they are known to sometimes forage for food before nightf ...More

EJ Insight2016-01-28

Developers to benefit as govt rezones village land

...  patch of wetland in front of the village that had high ecological value but was illegally reclaimed in 2012 and turned into farmland. Since 1999, 175 species of birds have been spotted in Pak Sha O, ...More

EJ Insight2016-01-19

Illegal mud dump found in protected area near Mai Po

... ongs to a wetland protected by both the Ramsar Convention, an international treaty for the conservation and sustainable utilization of wetlands, and the Town Planning Ordinance. As such, dumping mud a ...More

EJ Insight2015-12-30

Can we trust our environmental impact assessment system?

... he Ramsar wetlands, a designated wildlife refuge protected under the international Ramsar Convention since 1995. Since construction of the high-speed railway line began in 2011, several civilian group ...More

EJ Insight2015-09-18

Cut out the hype and bottled water is no better than tap water

... echarging wetlands and sustaining biodiversity. This has not stopped big bottlers and other investors from aggressively seeking to buy glacier water rights. China’s booming mineral water industry, for ...More

EJ Insight2015-09-16

Fear grips Tai Wai neighborhood over 'crocodile' sighting

... Hong Kong Wetland Park in 2006. -- Contact us at [email protected] EL/AC/CG ...More

EJ Insight2015-03-05

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