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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Longer wait for flats on the cards amid building shortfall

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 04:57am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... waiting time' pledge again soon," he said. But critics were pessimistic. "The chief executive pledged to build an average of 20,000 public rental flats each year [between 2013 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557701/expect-longer-waits-flats-amid-shortfall-well-catch-soon-says-housing
  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Reclamation plan at Lantau's Siu Ho Wan may be scaled down, government says

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:00am by Olga Wong

    ... reason for the change. "The truth is the reclamation is now in conflict with the Brothers Island Marine Park being set up to compensate for the loss of dolphin habitat caused by the building ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1578665/reclamation-plan-lantaus-siu-ho-wan-may-be-scaled-down-government
  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Third runway decision on hold over dolphin habitat concerns

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Airport officials' measures to protect dolphins during building of third airstrip 'unconvincing', says subcommittee studying impact ... a 2,400 hectare marine park to compensate for the habitat loss, but will build the park only after the runway is completed in 2023. It also promised to re-route its Skypier high-speed ferry ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1577141/government-advisers-hold-back-giving-nod-third-runway
  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Kennedy Road residents condemn amended Hopewell hotel project

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 04:44am by Ernest Kao

    ... was originally agreed with the government in 2008. That deal, which involved a land swap, required Hopewell to scrap a massive slab-like building design in favour of a Y-shaped one and to scale down some ... flowed westward through Kennedy Road, the revised "air wing" design was more favourable to air flow. Under the new design, the building would measure six metres wider east to west ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1577878/kennedy-road-residents-condemn-amended-hopewell-hotel-project
  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Tung Chung expansion to focus on the east

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:57am by FANNY FUNG

    ... calls, but instead wants to vastly increase the building density in the east. The change was disclosed yesterday when a revised plan for expansion of the new town on Lantau Island was unveiled ... Development Advisory Committee, warned that the high-density development in the east would bring pressure on traffic and the environment. The new plan is to build a total of 48,000 flats: 62 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1574407/tung-chung-expansion-focus-east
  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Ghost buildings haunt Tianjin's 'Manhattan' project

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:49am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Beijing Failure to attract tenants underscores the fallout from a record credit-fuelled investment spree Ghost buildings haunt Tianjin's Manhattan The mainland's plan to build a replica Manhattan is taking shape against a backdrop of vacant office towers and unfinished hotels, underscoring the risks to a slowing economy from the investment boom. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1544384/ghost-buildings-haunt-tianjins-manhattan-project
  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Declaration of interest row after Lands Department official bought 13 plots

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 04:25am by FANNY FUNG, Olga Wong

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung and Olga Wong Lands Department to review procedures after official buys 13 plots in area she oversees and wins right to build homes from board she sits on Row over ... in the district and planned to build four houses there. Lands assistant director Anita Lam Ka-fun and her surveyor husband Thomas Tang Chiu-man bought the 8,274 square metres of agricultural land in Tsing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1567858/row-over-officials-property-deal
  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Official in lands row to get new posting

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Olga Wong, FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... Planning Board's Rural and New Town Planning Committee, of which Lam is an official member, approved the couple's application to build four houses on the land. Lam had declared her ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1568719/official-lands-row-get-new-posting
  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lands officials not restricted from buying land, rule says amid conflict-of-interest row

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:25am by Olga Wong, FANNY FUNG

    ... and her husband had bought 8,000 square metres of land in Yuen Long for HK$18.8 million in 2012. Last month, she got Town Planning Board approval to build four houses there. Although she declared ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1569479/lands-row-puts-rules-under-spotlight
  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Government ‘will not withdraw’ HK$120b new towns building plan that sparked Legco storming

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 02:17pm by Ernest Kao

    ... building on Friday, clashing with police as they tried to force their way into a Finance Committee meeting where members debated a HK$340 million interim funding request. Speaking in a television ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1533273/development-chief-paul-chan-says-controversial-new-town-project

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