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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    URA to consider redeveloping homes of civil servants

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com URA may turn its attention to redeveloping years-old flats of government employees that were built under co-operative societies Rethink on homes of civil ... arose from the Civil Servants Co-operative Building Society Scheme, which was in operation between 1952 and the mid-1980s. To house public servants, the government granted land at a concession- ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Urban renewal needs more funding: lawmakers to government

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:49am by Olga Wong

    ... with the Housing Society instead. "Making profit should not be the authority's priority. Its job should be to improve the living environment," New People's Party chairwoman Regina Ip ... than by the authority, To added. His party colleague Wu Chi-wai said the authority should work with the Housing Society- a non-profit group with a focus on building subsidised flats- if it had ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    'Runway plan may displace dolphins but they'll be back', say airport officials

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 12:20pm by Ernest Kao and Cheung Chi-fai

    ... go while the runway was being built. "Dolphins are very complex animals … they have the ability to move around," Jefferson said. Dolphin Conservation Society chairman Dr Samuel Hung ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Hong Kong facing shortage of 10,000 construction workers- and MTR is suffering

    Posted May 27th 2014, 01:32pm

    ... Department and the Civil Engineering and Development Department both said that there were 2,700 workers on the Hong Kong-related projects of the massive cross-estuary project. The Central-Wan Chai ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Public square planned as Queen's Pier restoration delayed for five years

    Posted May 20th 2014, 04:04am by Olga Wong

    ... years. "The Civil Engineering and Development Department is now in the process of engaging consultants for the design and supervision of the reassembly works, and will consult the commission ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Extra HK$8.2b for border crossing project approved by single vote

    Posted May 05th 2014, 12:54pm by FANNY FUNG

    ... the border crossing should not be postponed. "Delaying the works will not help cut costs," said Hon Chi-keung, the director of civil engineering and development. He said he was "very ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Don't give up green 'theatre' for flats

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 05:37am by Vivienne Chow

    ... for the London Olympic cauldron, will give the second Central Saint Martins Cross Culture Lecture at the Asia Society on Tuesday. He will be talking about bridges- one that he is building in Beijing ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    District councillors slam plan to rezone Stanley sites for luxury flats

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 04:03am by Ernest Kao

    ... the government's proposal viable, saying that all classes in society had housing needs. "Hong Kong still needs to attract professionals and foreign talent," district councillor Dr Yang Mo said. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Waste and power facilities could be moved underground: engineer

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 04:35am by FANNY FUNG

    ... identified: Causeway Bay, Happy Valley, Tsim Sha Tsui West and Admiralty-Wan Chai. But Dr Samuel Ng Kwok-choi, chief geotechnical engineer for the Civil Engineering and Development Department, said ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Doubts over housing plan as another district council objects to rezoning

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 04:32am by Olga Wong

    ... he said, while "on one occasion we had more than 40 civil groups competing to hold events at the community hall at the same time." He said the planning department declined ...




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