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    Posted May 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Longing for a home where you can greet each sunrise with a smile and take a relaxing walk every sunset? A home where you embrace nature, yet enjoy the convenience offered by a metropolis? In a city where time and space are the scarcest commodities of all, a home at the New Territories has it all. ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The missing links for East Lantau Metropolis

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 04:38pm by Francis Cheung

    ... Lantau Metropolis, a 1,000-hectare artificial island in waters between Hong Kong Island and Lantau, will ever become reality. I believe it would stand a better chance if two missing links were ... or tunnel linking the proposed metropolis and Hong Kong Island, as land would have to be reclaimed outwards from Kennedy Town towards Green Island to accommodate the link. Given that the passage ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    East Lantau Metropolis seems like 'flight of fancy' to some

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 05:20am by Peggy Sito, Sandy Li

    ... Peggy Sito and Sandy Li Property experts question the feasibility of the east Lantau business district project announced by C.Y. Leung Metropolis just fantasy to some The East Lantau Metropolis project unveiled by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying last month has ignited the imagination of the island's residents, with some saying it could turn into a new business district ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - DISCOVERY BAY

    Buyers look at Discovery Bay property after Metropolis announcement

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 04:34am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Potential buyers taking a look at flats in the closest residential area to planned metropolis Island project fuels interest in new homes Interest in new homes in Discovery Bay is on the rise as potential buyers are lured to the area by the prospect of capital gains resulting from the construction of the East Lantau Metropolis an artificial island ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    New 'East Lantau Metropolis' set to become a core business area

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 07:11am by Sandy Li and Olga Wong

    ... Sandy Li and Olga Wong 'Metropolis' off Lantau envisioned as third CBD An "East Lantau Metropolis" could rise from the sea between Hong Kong and Lantau islands over the next 50 years, with the government looking at the possibility of reclaiming more than 1,000 hectares of land, government sources said. One said the new metropolis would be similar in size ...

  6. News - Hong Kong

    Experts propose ways to make Hong Kong a green metropolis

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee and Cheung Chi-fai

    ... Ada Lee and Cheung Chi-fai Electric cars, better waste management among suggestions presented by experts at a Post seminar looking at how city can ensure a brighter future Airing our dirty habits Using more electric vehicles, preserving country parks and ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ILLEGAL STRUCTURES

    Illegal structure row at Harbour Plaza Metropolis hotel in Hung Hom

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Showpiece hotel in row over 'illegal structure' Li Ka-shing's showpiece Harbour Plaza Metropolis in Hung Hom may face legal sanctions. Lands ... the land lease, it would take appropriate follow-up action, she said. The Buildings Department said it was investigating. A spokeswoman for the Harbour Plaza Metropolis said the hotel had stopped ...

  8. We need to protect great outdoors of Lantau, not build a new 'metropolis'

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I refer to the report (''Metropolis' urged for Lantau', May 7). After pitting meagre resources against powerful vested interests to protect one of Hong Kong's few ... 'one of the few pieces of land we have left for development'. And the new euphemism for more concrete is 'metropolis'. But the world's great metropolises weren't built ...

  9. Hongkongers must make clear their opposition to Lantau metropolis proposal

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... I refer to the reports (''Metropolis' urged for Lantau', May 7) and your editorial ('Lantau opportunity cannot be missed', May 12). The report and editorial ... into a new metropolis to help Hong Kong keep pace with fast-growing cities on the mainland'. They seek to remind the chief executive-elect of 'a promise' that he has allegedly made ...

  10. 'Metropolis' urged for Lantau

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com A Lantau authority should be set up to turn the island into a new 'metropolis' to help Hong Kong keep pace with fast-growing cities ... the potential to become a new 'metropolis', a commercial-tourism hub in the Pearl River Delta and the powerhouse of Hong Kong's future development. He said the alliance would conduct ...




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