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  1. Stretching the truth

    Posted Nov 01st 2009, 12:00am by Daniel Jeffreys

    ... floors of car parking space, all of which is exempt from the gross floor area of the property. The developer then sells or leases the parking spaces without paying a premium. Conservative estimates suggest that this stunt has given developers windfall profits in excess of HK$50 billion. The government should act. One sensible suggestion is that any car park above ground level should ...

  2. Bikers to get more parking spaces

    Posted Nov 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Wu The government plans to provide 1,000 more parking spaces for motorcycles in the next 12 months. It is considering converting space in multi-storey car parks for motorcycles. Although the number of spaces has increased by 2,100 in the past two years, districts like Wan Chai, Kowloon City and Yau Tsim Mong do not have enough for daytime use. The situation is particularly ...

  3. Housing Authority policy 'invites corporate monopoly'

    Posted Jul 20th 2003, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... A plan by the Housing Authority to privatise its shopping centres and car-parking spaces could pave the way for big corporations to monopolise businesses in public estates, housing ... The concerns come a day after the cash-strapped authority announced it planned to sell off its shopping centres and car-parking spaces to a new company to tackle its budget deficit. Shares in the new ...

  4. Authority urged to fit security gates on flats

    Posted Nov 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... yesterday to demand the installation of metal gates. Meanwhile, the authority's commercial properties committee said it would increase monthly charges for its 33 car parks by 5 per cent from January 1. This was expected to affect about 3,600 parking spaces. Committee chairman Liu Sing-cheong said the increase would range from HK$30 to HK$90, depending on the area and type of car park ...

  5. Activists fear zoning changes will cut open public space

    Posted Jan 21st 2011, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Moves to turn a public car park inside tycoon Li Ka-shing's corporate headquarters into a supermarket have sparked fears that the government could be preparing the groundwork to slash the amount of open public space in Central District. Hutchison Whampoa- which manages the 62-storey Cheung Kong Center- want to convert 78 of 800 public car parking spaces inside ...

  6. Housing Authority privatisation will put hundreds out of work

    Posted May 04th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy Sell-off of car parks and shopping centres will see 646 workers sidelined A plan by the Housing Authority to sell most of its car parks and shopping centres could lead to as many ... parking spaces. The assets had a market value of more than $20 billion, he said. Officials say the authority does not have an estimate of how much money it will make through the downsizing. ...

  7. HK's brand new centre of attraction

    Posted Sep 24th 2010, 12:00am by Kenneth Ko

    ... sqft development provides one floor of dining options and four levels of car parking spaces at the basement. Each office floor will have a lettable area of about 17,000 sqft. 'Kerry Centre ... transport. The spokesman says the building provides ample car parking spaces, while the extensive and efficient transport network allows tenants and visitors to travel to and from other major ...

  8. HK$113m price tag put on Legco expansion

    Posted May 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... officials assured the advisers that the MTR Corp was required to keep a very low density for all above-ground rail structures. All car park spaces would be built underground, they said. The outline ... Joyce Ng Extra working space at the new government headquarters on the Tamar site, requested by lawmakers, will cost HK$113 million, the administration says. Legislators have been asked ...

  9. Leader's office to be expanded after Tamar move

    Posted Apr 20th 2006, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Jimmy Cheung

    ... structure comprising 25,830 square metres- about 20 per cent of the construction area of the offices. This would include most of the 380 car parking spaces, equipment storage rooms, facilities ... Jimmy Cheung and Chloe Lai But the space for policy bureaus will be cut by 10pc The Chief Executive's Office would be expanded by a third if it moved to new government headquarters ...

  10. Tamar HQ reduction questioned by activists

    Posted Apr 21st 2006, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... of Surveyors vice-president Yu Kam-hung said the construction floor area included car parking spaces and mechanical rooms, which were excluded from the gross floor area calculation. 'People ... more figures showing its planned headquarters at the Tamar site would occupy less space than proposed three years ago. The Action Group on Protection of the Harbour said the administration ...




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