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  1. Concern at lack of details on waste disposal deal

    Posted Jan 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... there was not enough transparency on how the money would be spent. The contract was awarded to China Harbour Engineering last November. The company will be responsible for delivering 10 million tonnes of material for reclamation to Guanghaiwan in Taishan, about 140km west of Hong Kong. The first batch of materials is expected to be delivered in the first half of this year. However, the Civil ...

  2. Demand drives prices up

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... improvement in transport infrastructure in Tsim Sha Tsui. He expects to see brisk leasing activity and rents rise steadily, albeit slower than the first half of this year. Lawrence H.P. Law, associate ... to above 95 per cent for its buildings in different districts. Some of the new leases included AXA taking up 72,000 sqft and Guess leasing 18,500 sqft in China Hong Kong City. Skyline Tower saw ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted Oct 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Open space miscalculated in Tamar plan, says failed bidder The proposal to develop the Tamar site miscalculated the amount of open space, a failed project bidder said. In a Town Planning Board document released yesterday, China State-Leighton-Yau Lee joint venture said the 3,030 square metre site under an iconic arch-shaped design known as 'the door' should ...

  4. Exco gives green light to MTR's West Island Line

    Posted Jul 01st 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Sheung Wan and Kennedy Town by at least a half. The announcement was made by Secretary for Environment, Transport and Works Sarah Liao Sau-tung last night. The 3km route, planned to cover three ... Sha Tsui. Mr Chow refused to say how the project would be financed or discuss the financial arrangement with the government. 'For major infrastructure projects, normally it requires ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Feb 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rates, how much would have to be committed to the voucher programme to cover these rents? Prohibitive costs could affect its popularity and sustainability, as could the reluctance of developers ... estate, developers would rather cater to them by building more profitable luxury units. Public housing is certainly not perfect, but it has helped people. More stringent and frequent means tests ...

  6. Staunton Street project scaled down

    Posted Nov 25th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong The Urban Renewal Authority will cut 18 storeys off a planned 24-storey residential high-rise in the Staunton Street redevelopment project, reducing the building by half ... Mr Cheung described the move as providing a more appropriate environment for the revitalisation scheme proposed for the former police married quarters on Hollywood Road, opposite the Staunton ...

  7. Sacrificing the city's soul on the altar of modernity

    Posted Jan 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the world? The closure of the 48-year-old Star Ferry pier means the end of an important symbol of Hong Kong's history and development. The pier bore witness to events including Hong Kong's economic boom and the 1966 Star Ferry Riot. The kitschy character of the new pier doesn't capture that sense of history. The Star Ferry issue also highlights the problems of development ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Jan 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Key elements of old Wan Chai market will be preserved I refer to the letter from K. J. R. Borthwick ('Authority is destroying heritage and environment of Hong Kong', January 13) ... Chai market forms an integral part of a comprehensive redevelopment scheme implemented by a developer pursuant to a joint venture development agreement entered into by the Land Development ...

  9. The Planner

    Posted Oct 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Compiled by Yvonne Teh Exhibitions Century Aviation Exhibition Aviation memorabilia that helps chronicle the history and development of the industry in Hong Kong and China. Today, ... including ancient bronzes, Chinese ceramics, textiles and jades; with special exhibitions by the National Museum of China, the HK Museum of Art and the Ink Society of HK. Today, 11am-6pm, HK ...

  10. Consult the public on Tamar before demanding $5.1b

    Posted Jun 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... selling the site to developers. Since then, the civil service has shrunk from 190,000 people to 160,000; It has also not explained satisfactorily why alternative sites such as Kai Tak ... Kong such a duty. SIMON LI FOOK-SEAN and WINSTON CHU KA-SUN, Central Investigate dioxin claim It is heartening that the South China Morning Post has published an independent survey of public ...




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