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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong must keep its public housing malls from private hands

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 07:53pm by Albert Cheng

    ... hands with the Housing Authority to redevelop old shopping centres to boost its income. This joint venture is said to be aiming to group all old Housing Authority estates and arcades under The Link Management, with car parks and other rundown facilities to be redeveloped. But, according to the rules on real estate investment trust, it is not allowed to get involved in property ...

  2. Firm may seek Tsang's help on redevelopment

    Posted Oct 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in redeveloping the area if it gains the support of enough property owners. Graham Street Community Builders, which claims to be offering owners better terms than the authority, was set up by Chung Chor-ho. He says the company would be happy to redevelop the area, which includes the oldest wet market in Hong Kong, jointly with the authority. 'If we can get 40 per cent of owners ...

  3. Controls on redevelopment urged

    Posted Jun 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong A developer's plans to redevelop a building should not be approved until it has gained complete ownership, residents and district councillors said yesterday. That was one recommendation made to the Planning Department - which is gauging public opinion on capping the height of buildings in Mid-Levels west - at a public meeting yesterday. Currently, developers can submit ...

  4. Is it necessary to redevelop Hong Kong's old districts?

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Claudia Yip, Jeffrey Wong

    ... Jeffrey Wong, Claudia Yip Each week our two teenagers debate a hot topic. This week... Jeffrey Wong, Diocesan Boys' School It's not necessary to redevelop Hong Kong's old ... individual monuments can be preserved independently while redevelopment takes place around them. I disagree. Historic landscape should be protected as a whole or architectural standards ...

  5. Tenement owners and tenants back street's redevelopment

    Posted Nov 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... owners and tenants favoured redevelopment. Less than 4 per cent of them and less than 10 per cent of shop owners and tenants favoured preservation. Before deciding the way forward, the Urban ... the redevelopment proposal and called for its early implementation. The proposal was then approved by the Town Planning Board. Under the URA's 'renewal' approach, we will replace ...

  6. Redeveloped estate is a green winner

    Posted Aug 18th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng A redeveloped public housing estate in New Territories West boasts the highest percentage of open green space of its kind in the city. Kwai Chung Estate, housing a population of 40,000, has preserved more than 100 trees on the site and added 160,000 plants, giving it a green coverage of 30 per cent - the highest among all public housing estates. The redevelopment project, ...

  7. Redevelopment law called unfair to owners

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong and Loretta Fong The law empowering the government to resume private land for redevelopment should be reviewed because it does not fully protect the rights of property owners affected by redevelopment plans, lawmakers and critics said. The calls to review the Lands Resumption Ordinance come as a company formed by a property owner in an area of Central due ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Man, 27, arrested after woman, 53, found dead after Yuen Long housing unit set on fire

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 07:09pm by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... or redevelopment. It is notorious for its poor conditions and problems with crime. Ninety-nine thefts were reported there in the first three months of last year alone. It has eight low-rise blocks ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LAW ENFORCEMENT

    We have plenty of room for Occupy Central protesters, warns prisons chief

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 03:59am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... will have been in use for more than 40 years by 2019. A partial redevelopment project is underway at the Tai Lam Centre for Women. It is expected to provide 108 additional prison places and make ...

  10. 1,000 fight Tai O redevelopment

    Posted Oct 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chester Yung More than 1,000 people, including from overseas, have signed a petition to protest against a HK$629 million Tai O redevelopment project, saying the plan will destroy ... industries, rather than spent on the construction of an additional facade, parks and ponds.' The government unveiled the detailed redevelopment project in a public forum last month. It proposed ...




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