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  1. Cruise terminal at Kai Tak will bring thousands of new jobs

    Posted May 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... With reference to Tom Holland's Monitor column ('New Kai Tak terminal cruising towards losses', May 13), I would like to clarify some of the figures quoted regarding cruise ... of the new cruise terminal facilities and appropriate market strategies, the economic benefits to be brought by the cruise industry are estimated to range from HK$1.5 billion to HK$2.6 billion per ...

  2. New Kai Tak terminal cruising towards losses

    Posted May 13th 2010, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... for Tianjin, Qingdao, Dalian and Haikou on Hainan island. Everyone it seems has the same idea. As a result, it looks highly unlikely that the new Kai Tak cruise terminal will generate anything like ... Lau Ng Wai-lan lined up to applaud the signing of a contract with French construction company Dragages to build a terminal for ocean-going cruise liners on the site of the old airport at Kai ...

  3. Cruise terminal deadline brought forward

    Posted Mar 24th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng To ensure the new cruise facilities at the Kai Tak site are ready by the time the first of two berths are operational by the middle of 2013, the government is bringing forward ... bids and the contract will be awarded in time for construction to start in May. In a paper updating the Legislative Council on the cruise terminal development, the Tourism Commission said ...

  4. Kai Tak roads may be moved to give public access to harbourfront

    Posted May 18th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... The change in the layout was in response to last year's criticism by an NGO that the original road plans for the development of Kai Tak into a cruise terminal was a disaster, dominating 80 per ... into a cruise terminal, and residential, commercial and community facilities covers more than 320 hectares will be completed in three phases in 2013, 2016 and 2021. The Kai Tak Office, which opened ...

  5. Kai Tak rail line may link to other districts

    Posted Jul 31st 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng The Kai Tak development will be served by an elevated rail line that will offer an internal transport system as well as connect to future MTR stations and possibly to nearby neighbourhoods. The government is assessing several routes for the rail system to be built on the 320-hectare site, which will contain a cruise terminal, residential, commercial and community facilities. ...

  6. Bridge at Kai Tak site too big, advisers say

    Posted Jul 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Olga Wong

    ... beautiful open space at the runway. The society is member organisation of the Harbourfront Commission. Both men were expressing their individual views. The Kai Tak development into a cruise ... Joyce Ng and Olga Wong Harbour advisers have suggested the government review the designs of a bridge and a helipad planned at the tip of the Kai Tak development to give the public more ...

  7. Foster 'shark' wins cruise terminal tender

    Posted Apr 09th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Olga Wong

    ... is set to add the Kai Tak cruise terminal to his portfolio of iconic buildings. Foster's shark-like concept- variously described as modern and curvaceous or resembling the remains ... Dragages, which has had an office in Hong Kong since it built the Kai Tak runway in the 1950s. The decision has sparked questions about why the design was not opened up for a public competition ...

  8. The ship of romance makes a big impact on its maiden voyage

    Posted Apr 25th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... Sinisi. Patricia So, acting deputy commissioner for tourism, said she looked forward to the day when ships similar to the Costa Romantica would dock at the Kai Tak cruise terminal. World-renowned British architect Lord Foster, who designed the airport and HSBC headquarters and is in the running to design the West Kowloon Cultural District, is set to add the Kai Tak cruise terminal to his ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted May 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and escaped after leaving Hong Kong waters. Cruise terminal ready in 2013 The Kai Tak cruise terminal building will be completed in 2013, a year earlier than scheduled, Financial Secretary John Tsang ... for the public. The minister said the building of the terminal would help make the city a major cruise destination. First cholera case diagnosed A man who had travelled to India last month was diagnosed ...

  10. Rebuild bridge as heritage attraction, planners urge

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... an airport and soon a cruise terminal. Kai Tak Office head Stephen Tang Man-bun said the government would release preservation options for public consultation by the end of this year. ... Planners have suggested recreating the 140-year-old Lung Tsun stone bridge, found in the Kai Tak redevelopment area, to attract tourists and showcase Kowloon City's history. ...




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