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  1. Who speaks for public interest in TST as developers build?

    Posted Apr 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in their election campaigns. Tsim Sha Tsui is developing into a wall of concrete due to huge buildings like The Masterpiece, a mall off Nathan Road called The One, the 1881 Heritage hotel and shopping centre in Canton Road, and many others. New World is building another section of the 'Great Wall' on the busy Salisbury Road harbourfront- a hotel, office and shopping complex. However, ...

  2. Developers should pay for green features on their buildings

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to rest once and for all the question of who should pay for green features on buildings. It has always been abundantly obvious that property prices in Hong Kong have nothing to do ... to continue to grant them undeserved sweeteners. The government must now go ahead and legislate that buildings in Hong Kong incorporate the latest in sustainable design and green technology to reduce ...

  3. Watch for acid attacker, building owners urged

    Posted Dec 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng and Phyllis Tsang Following the recent acid attacks, police and two district councils have sent more than 1,000 letters to owners' corporations and building management ... attack in Causeway Bay on December 12, in which a plastic bottle containing corrosive fluid was thrown from a building. It is the fifth cash reward offered for help in solving the series of acid ...

  4. HK$78m plan to build lifts in 4 MTR stations

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... of operations engineering, Jacob Kam, said the MTR Corp aimed to build at least one lift for every station. 'The difficulties in altering an existing station are just as much as building a new ...

  5. Older buildings in prime areas offer value, says investor

    Posted Apr 16th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Veteran property investor Mico Chung Cho-yee believes the best property buys in the Hong Kong market are now to be found among old residential buildings on offer in luxury ... in buying flats in the old projects once they were renovated, as supply of new luxury flats would remain limited in the next few years. 'The efficiency rates of old buildings are higher than ...

  6. Smaller developers acquire old buildings to ride tourism boom

    Posted Apr 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong's major property developers may shun suburban sites earmarked for hotel developments, but smaller players remain keen on acquiring en bloc buildings in outlying areas ... business hotels are to be found along major routes in Wan Chai, Yau Ma Tei and Mong Kok and most have been established by renovating or redeveloping old buildings. A site at 105 Wing Lok Street ...

  7. Ah Pak

    Posted Apr 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... surprise that among the glamorously attired crowd in the party room in the city's IFP office building was a group of aged men and women of evidently modest means dressed very casually ... drinks,' one unabashed gatecrasher said. Now would that happen in Hong Kong, Ah Pak wondered? New Tung Ying building to start leasing soon Leasing and marketing the Tung Ying Building ...

  8. KCRC plan to build Southern Link railway approved

    Posted Jun 24th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 4.30pm: The Chief Executive in Council on Friday approved the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation's (KCRC) plan to build the Southern Link railway- which ... community affected, the KCRC will establish community liaison groups comprising representatives of the affected residential buildings, shops and hotels,' he added. Approval of the project ...

  9. Treat harbour as a whole- and do not build on Tamar

    Posted Sep 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am disappointed that Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has resurrected the idea of building a central government complex at Tamar. I can understand that he feels compelled to make his mark during the two-year term, especially following his seven-year period of inertia. But Mr Tsang should use his power wisely, so that in future Hong Kong people will not look back, ...

  10. Search for a way to preserve historic building

    Posted Jan 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It has been said Hong Kong's historical buildings are at the mercy of developers. Not necessarily so. After the Conservancy Association facilitated the preservation of King Yin Lei, another building is under threat- an 80-year-old Italian-style house in Wan Chai, owned by the descendants of the late Ngan Shing-kwan. The Buildings Department granted the developer approval ...




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