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  1. Hong Kong Protests: Did China Really Just Promote The Idea Of Cutting Off Water Resources?

    7 Sep 2019- 05:39 by Local Press Report HONG KONG China Digital Times In an interview with the People’s Daily’s Xiakedao program last week, Zheng Yongnian, former director of the East Asian Institute at the National University of Singapore, joked about cu ...

    Local Press Report - 09/07/2019 - 05:39

  2. $987 Million USD Desal Plant Will Supply 5 Percent of Hong Kong's Drinking Water

    17 May 2019- 07:53 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post Hong Kong lawmakers have unanimously endorsed a HK$7.7 billion (US$987 million) plan for the government to build a desalination plant that will meet 5 per cent of the city’s deman ...

    Local Press Report - 05/17/2019 - 08:02

  3. Hong Kong Expands Cavern Service Reservoirs Program To Free Up Land

    24 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report HONG KONG Black & Veatch The Water Supplies Department (WSD) of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is considering to relocate the Diamond Hill Fresh Water and Salt Water Service Reser ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2019 - 06:59

  4. IFC Has Mobilized $3.4 Billion USD Investment In East Asia, Pacific Infrastructure In 2018

    7 Oct 2018- 11:03 by Local Press Report HONG KONG Finchannel IFC, a member of the World Bank, provided $2 billion in financing for its own account and mobilized $1.4 billion from other investors in the 2018 fiscal year, with IFC’s support enabling busines ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2018 - 11:03

  5. China Leads Global Focus On Green Financing: Central Bank

    25 Sep 2018- 07:53 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post Many trillions of dollars need to be spent, much of it by the private sector, to improve the environment and contain global warming, a senior adviser to China’s central bank has w ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2018 - 07:53

  6. Hong Kong Lead Scare: Calls For Truly Independent Water Quality Watchdog

    22 Jul 2018- 08:21 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post The prospect of lead contamination in Hong Kong drinking water reared its ugly head again on Thursday [July 19] after samples from a new public housing estate were found to contai ...

    Local Press Report - 07/22/2018 - 08:21

  7. Climate Change To Cost China $389 Billion USD In Next 20 Years

    29 May 2018- 17:01 by Local Press Report HONG KONG, China South China Morning Post Flooding caused by climate change could cost China $389 billion USD over the next two decades, far more than any other country, but the ripple effect of those natural disas ...

    Local Press Report - 05/29/2018 - 17:01

  8. "Green Fence" Proposed for Danjiangkou Reservoir

    14 Mar 2018- 06:18 by Local Press Report ZHENGZHOU China.org Zhang Yazhong, a member of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) national committee and vice chairman of the CPPCC Henan provincial committee, suggested building a ...

    Local Press Report - 03/14/2018 - 06:18

  9. Hong Kong Must Raise Water Price to Tackle "Runaway Consumption": Dutch Envoy

    6 Feb 2018- 13:09 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post Water use will be the most immediate environmental challenge after climate change for Pearl River Delta cities, with Hongkongers using twice as much per capita as the rest of the w ...

    Local Press Report - 02/06/2018 - 13:09

  10. Can Hong Kong Strike a Better Deal on Supply from Mainland China?

    23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post Hong Kong may get a more favourable water import deal with mainland China after 2020, following an agreement between authorities from both sides to review the current price formul ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2017 - 08:50

  11. Mayor Keeps Promise, Jumps Into River

    3 Aug 2017- 08:11 by Local Press Report ZHENGZHOU Zinhuanet News Li Zhonghua, mayor of Yongcheng City, jumped into the Huchenghe River to test the anti-pollution efforts of local authorities. Officials with the municipal government general office, environ ...

    Local Press Report - 08/03/2017 - 08:11

  12. Hong Kong Needs a Sense of Urgency to Tackle Scarcity

    28 Jun 2017- 13:23 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post The easy supply of water from the mainland and low water tariffs have lulled Hongkongers into a false sense of security, unaware of the mounting pressure on water supplies in many ...

    Local Press Report - 06/28/2017 - 13:23

  13. Hong Kong Is Wasting a Third of Its Water

    24 May 2017- 10:36 by Local Press Report HONG KONG Eco-Business Despite being one of the world’s richest cities, it’s annual loss of water from leakage and theft is a whopping 32.5 per cent of total production, or 321 million cubic metres (m3). Such losse ...

    Local Press Report - 05/24/2017 - 10:36

  14. London Promotes Green Finance to Chinese Companies

    8 May 2017- 12:50 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post London is gearing up to promote its green financial offerings to Chinese companies involved in the flagship “One Belt, One Road” economic development initiative, as well as project ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2017 - 12:50

  15. Tech Supply Chain Linked to Human Rights Abuse

    1 May 2017- 12:55 by Local Press Report HONG KONG CFO Innovation The risk of human rights tainted tungsten, tin, tantalum and gold (3TG) entering the supply chains of tech firms is extending well beyond the traditional home of ‘conflict minerals,’ DR Cong ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2017 - 12:56

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