A report released today by local think-tank Civic Exchange calls for legislative change to protect consumers from toxins in live fish sold as food. Over 600 cases of ciguatera fish poisoning – caused by eating subtropical or tropical fish that have fed on toxic algae – have been reported in Hong Kong since 2000.
Christine Loh, CEO of Hong Kong think-tank Civic Exchange, today confirmed that Hong Kong could enjoy cleaner air within 24 months if Chief Executive Donald Tsang
implements a series of just four straightforward, achievable air quality initiatives.
Hong Kong’s deteriorating visibility costs the community over HK$20 billion per year, according to health experts.
Press Release: Proceed with the Current Central OZP and Tamar Project Results in Traffic Congestion and Air Pollution
An alliance of groups and individuals attending the Legislative Council
Subcommittee meeting today to discuss the Central waterfront development.
Government is not ready to ask LegCo to take any decision to support Tamar at the Planning, Lands & Works Panel tomorrow (Tuesday 7 March).
Civic Exchange today released a new plan for the Central Harbour-front. The plan, “Central Park”
shows one of the ways to transform Hong Kong’s waterfront into an exciting place people can be proud
of generations to come.
Civic Exchange today released a report entitled, “Election Reform in China: Its Context,
Recent Development, and Future” written by LIN Feng. This report looks at the current
status of electoral system reform in China and predicts the direction of future development.
An alliance of groups has successfully called on Legislative Council members to rethink the development for Tamar and the Central Harbour-front.
Civic Exchange submitted its views on the HKSAR Government’s 5th report on the Constitutional Development Task Force.
Civic Exchange wrote to the Planning, Lands and Works Panel and Environmental Affairs Panel of LegCo requesting a meeting to discuss Central OZP and Tamar.