A current affairs programme with expert panels and listener participation.



    主持人:Jim Gould and Anna Fenton

    Backchat is RTHK Radio 3's current affairs programme with expert panels and listener participation. It airs every weekday from 8.30am-9.30am. Have your say by calling us on 233 88 266, Backchat's Facebook , or send us a message at backchat@rthk.hk

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    Fanling Golf Course; Sai Ying Pun harbourfront development

    8:30am-9:15am: Fanling Golf Course development

    8:30am-9:15am:  Lau Chun-kong, Managing Director, Valuation & Advisory Services in Asia of Colliers; a member of the now-defunct land supply task force

    8:30am-9:00am: Dr Rita Li, Director, Hong Kong Shue Yan University’s Sustainable Real Es-tate Research Center 

    8:45am-9:00am: Brian Wong, Member, Liber Research Community

    9:00am-9:15am: Lam Chiu-ying, the chairman of the Hong Kong Countryside Foundation

    9:15am-9:30am: Sai Ying Pun harbourfront development

    9:15am-9:30am: Paul Zimmerman, member of the Harbourfront Commission

    On Tuesday's Backchat: plans to develop part of the Fanling golf course for housing.

    Government officials have rejected suggestions from some members of the Advisory Council on the Environment for a rethink on the proposals, saying the land is required to help ease the housing shortage. New questions are being raised about the need for the project, now that major plans are being drawn up for the Northern Metropolis.

    And earlier the Executive Council convenor Regina Ip, who’s a member of the Hong Kong Golf Club which leases the site, said says the new administration should consider scrapping the development plans which she described as not cost effective, and counter to government commitments to support the development of sports.

    After 9.15am, we’ll talk about the initial development plan of Eastern Street North open space in Sai Ying Pun, an area along the Central and Western District Waterfront Promenade.

    09/08/2022 - 足本 Full (HKT 08:30 - 09:35)

    第一部份 Part 1 (HKT 08:30 - 09:00)

    第二部份 Part 2 (HKT 09:03 - 09:35)

    09/08/2022 - Fanling Golf Course

    09/08/2022 - Sai Ying Pun harbourfront development


    07 - 08





    'Fake news'; and elderly drivers

    主持人:Jim Gould and Anna Fenton

    8:30am-9:15am: fake news

    8:30am-9:15am: Mark Pinkstone, former government chief information officer 

    8:30am-9:15am: Keith Richburg, President, Foreign Correspondents' Club; Director and Professor of Practice, Journalism and Media Studies Centre, HKU

    8:30am-9:00am: Dr Bess Wang, Senior Lecturer, School of Communication and Film, Hong Kong Baptist University

    9:15am-9:30am: elderly drivers

    9:15am-9:30am: James Ockenden, Founder and Editor of Transit Jam; Producer of radio show ‘Wham Bam Tram!’

    On Monday's Backchat: "fake news"; and elderly drivers.

    The government is studying ways to stop the spread of "fake news" and disinformation online, using overseas experience as a reference point, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said.

    Speaking at the Forum on Network Media of China, she said officials had to supervise and manage the media in an appropriate fashion, as "prevention is better than cure."

    Earlier, Chief Secretary John Lee supported a self-regulatory model for the media.

    From 9:15am, we’re talking about elderly drivers, after the Ombudsman urged the Transport Department to tighten medical requirements for older drivers.


    29/11/2021 - 足本 Full (HKT 08:30 - 09:35)

    第一部份 Part 1 (HKT 08:30 - 09:00)

    第二部份 Part 2 (HKT 09:03 - 09:35)

    29/11/2021 - 'Fake news'

    29/11/2021 - Elderly drivers

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