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  1. 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

    ... surveyor. Lam, who oversaw Yuen Long, is embroiled in a conflict-of-interest row for having bought 13 plots of land in the district's Tsing Tam village- just beyond the area being studied ... of interest with official duties", but it does not bar officials from buying land. However, in light of the controversy, former civil service secretary Joseph Wong Wing-ping called for rules ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1569479/lands-row-puts-rules-under-spotlight
  2. 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

    ... official's property deal The Lands Department will review its declaration-of-interest procedures after it was revealed a senior official overseeing Yuen Long had bought 13 plots of land ... and planning director Ling Kar-kan is chairman, approved the application on July 25. Lam had declared her interests and was excused from the discussion during the meeting. But committee member David ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1567858/row-over-officials-property-deal
  3. Business - Banking & Finance - DEVELOPMENT

    Competing interests between BRICS nations could lead to challenges for new bank: analysts

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Daniel Ren, Teddy Ng, KRISTINE KWOK

    ... alternative for developing countries and a platform for China to exert greater global prowess. But it faces an uphill battle, analysts say. Potential competing interests among the five so-called BRICS ... in the developing countries' best interests, the new bank might offer an alternative that is more sympathetic to such clients. "They [BRICS countries] may have more sympathy to developing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1556937/new-brics-bank-face-tough-challenges-analysts-say
  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lantau development advisers urged to disclose all potential conflicts of interests

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 03:23am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Committee set up to develop Lantau should be as transparent as possible, activists say Advisers urged to disclose interests Lantau development advisers should declare all their possible business connections and interests on the island before they start work, activists say. The call to members of the government's Lantau Development ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1436590/lantau-development-advisers-urged-disclose-all-potential-conflicts
  5. 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

    ... row to get new posting The senior lands official caught in a conflict-of-interest row over a land purchase is to be moved to a new post, away from the area of controversy, the Lands Department ... town. The department said Lam had declared her interest within seven days of the land acquisition. As a result, she was instructed not to handle issues involving that site. Last month, the Town ...

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

    New town in northeast New Territories threatens businesses and jobs

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Olga Wong

    ... that public money was put to the best use and served the public interest. As with many aspects of life in Hong Kong, the path to the success of Yuet Wo Food Factory is not straightforward. ... pressure," she said. She hopes the village can one day host visitors interested in seeing the rural side of Hong Kong. "Why can't the government provide us the basic infrastructure and let ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1548174/new-town-northeast-new-territories-threatens-businesses-and-jobs
  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    HK$100m grants to district councils spark debate on public interest

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... spark debate on public interest The decisions of two district councils to use their HK$100 million government grants on community projects of their choice have renewed a debate over whether taxpayers' money is going into advancing the people's interest or that of politicians. The 18 district councils each have a one-off grant of HK$100 million from Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1263120/hk100m-grants-district-councils-spark-debate-public-interest
  8. Business - China Business - DEVELOPMENT

    Keen interest seen in Qianhai's first land sale

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Developers from both sides of the border have strong demand for property in the zone Keen interest seen in Qianhai's first land sale Analysts expect strong interest from Hong Kong and mainland property developers in the first land auction for Shenzhen's Qianhai district. Qianhai, a 15 square kilometre zone, would launch its first public ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1191065/keen-interest-seen-qianhais-first-land-sale
  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lawmakers sceptical of planned new towns

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 04:14am by Ada Lee

    ... meeting. Ng is a director of SmarTone, a subsidiary of Sun Hung Kai Properties, which owns land in the development area. Ng said he did not need to declare an interest as his role ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1502917/lawmakers-sceptical-planned-new-towns
  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Don't give up green 'theatre' for flats

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

    ... Kong's efficient use of land. Tall, narrow "chopstick towers" were fine, he said because they made streets interesting to walk around. "What gets scarier is when developers buy up ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1496918/dont-give-green-theatre-flats

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