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  1. News - Hong Kong - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Environmental report on Chek Lap Kok airport runway plan approved

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 04:04am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Third runway plan gets environmental green light The government has approved the environmental impact assessment for the proposed third airport runway at Chek Lap Kok despite strong opposition from conservationists. The granting of a permit by the director of environmental protection yesterday clears a key hurdle for the Airport Authority ...

  2. News - World - INFRASTRUCTURE

    New York launches design contest for overhaul of JFK and LaGuardia airports

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:19am by Reuters, Bloomberg

    ... Agencies in New York Governor and US vice-president launch design contest for long-awaited upgrades to facilities and links at ageing LaGuardia and JFK New York plan to overhaul airports A long-awaited overhaul of New York's LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy International airports has moved a step closer to reality, with the state and federal governments touting a sweeping plan to make ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Small army of utility specialists keeps Hongkongers safe from pipes, cables under their streets

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 06:39am by Olga Wong

    ... of an airport terminus or under a highway. But she said going underground was always the last option, when data is limited or where equipment cannot work, as it involves risks that could ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Hong Kong Airport dividend payout of HK$5.3 billion raises eyebrows

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 04:05am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Big airport dividend raises eyebrows Questions have arisen over the Airport Authority's dividend policy after it paid a record HK$5.3 billion to its sole shareholder, the Hong Kong government. The generous dividend comes as the airport operator struggles to formulate a financing plan for a multibillion-dollar runway expansion that it has been advocating. Compared with last ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Environmental report key to future of third runway at Hong Kong airport

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 03:10am by Ernest Kao and Cheung Chi-fai

    ... Ernest Kao and Cheung Chi-fai Public must accept assessment on airport expansion, which green groups say will harm marine environment Environmental report key to future of third runway The fate of Hong Kong's costliest infrastructure project- a third airport runway- hinges on how well the public accepts the results of an environmental impact assessment (EIA) unveiled ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Government confirms HK$5b cost blowout for Zhuhai bridge

    Posted Nov 07th 2014, 06:30am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG, Olga Wong, TIMMY SUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung, Olga Wong and Timmy Sung Minister says the increase- needed for an artificial island off the airport- is caused by rising wages and material and machine costs Government confirms HK$5b blowout for Zhuhai bridge The bridge across the Pearl River estuary to Zhuhai will cost Hong Kong's public coffers at least an additional HK$5 billion, in the latest budget ...

  7. Business - China Business - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Six-year logistics blueprint released

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 03:59pm by JING YANG

    ... of transport and warehousing operators, and better synergies among seaports, airports, railway lines and expressways. Mark Millar, managing partner of M Power Associates, a supply chain and logistics ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Keep infrastructure spending steady, construction boss urges government

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 03:25pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... in the years around 1997, mainly on the new airport at Chek Lap Kok, but the expenditure dropped to HK$22 billion in 2008. Spending has rebounded in recent years, and the government is expected ...

  9. Business - China Business - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Enigma behind US$50b canal project says he is not an agent for China

    Posted May 06th 2014, 12:42am by Reuters

    ... on the route selected, along with two ports, a railway, oil pipeline, and an international airport. The canal would be longer, deeper and wider than the Panama Canal, about 800 kilometres ...

  10. Business - Economy - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Hong Kong turns on fund pipeline in push for bigger basics

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Harbour through sewage and waste water treatment, which will be fully commissioned in 2014. Tenders were expected to begin for the HK$136.2 billion third runway at Chek Lap Kok airport in 2014, Connor added. Environmental studies are under way for the proposed third runway and, if there are no objections, it should take off in one or two years. "If Hong Kong International Airport ...




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