The South China Morning Post: A book review of “Global Cities: Urban Environments in Los Angeles, Hong Kong, and China”, written by Civic Exchange Fellow Simon Ng and American academic Robert Gottlieb.
Radio Television Hong Kong: Civic Exchange spokesperson Joyce Lau and ADM Capital Foundation researcher Sam Inglis discuss Hong Kong’s water supply on RTHK Money Talk.
ViuTV: Civic Exchange board chairman Evan Auyang comments on a wide range of issues on ViuTV’s Weekly Re-Viu programme, such as Hong Kong’s Smart City blueprint, compared to those of rival cities like Singapore and Shenzhen.
China Water Risk: Subtropical, rainy Hong Kong seems blessed with water but, as Civic Exchange shows, this is an “illusion of plenty”.
Radio Television Hong Kong: Civic Exchange Fellow Simon Ng suggests that the Government enforce tighter sulphur emission rules.
Civic Exchange has appointed two new members to its expert panel on Walkability. Wang Liang Huew and Julian Kwong join a team working on solutions to make Hong Kong a better place for pedestrians.
On Hong Kong’s 20th handover anniversary, Civic Exchange looks at the changes the city has experienced in the past two decades and puts forward a number of recommendations.
Bloomberg: Civic Exchange’s board chairman Evan Auyang discusses Hong Kong’s growth over the past 20 years since the handover.
Harbour Times: For a compact urban jungle, Hong Kong uses a shocking amount of freshwater resources.
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 parts of the world, including the Pearl River Delta.