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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    New towns plan: hearing could last 2.5 years

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:03am by Olga Wong

    ... could last 2-1/2 years Objectors to the northeastern New Territories development plan were urged yesterday to present their cases in groups through representatives to limit the length of a Town Planning Board hearing that could otherwise last 2-1/2 years. The rare appeal to opponents, who have lodged a record 53,000 objections to the plan for two new towns, came from board deputy chairman ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1545997/new-towns-plan-hearing-could-last-25-years
  2. 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

    ... to her current post from chief estate surveyor. Two years on and Lam's land in Tsing Tam village now lies just outside the boundary of the area being studied for the planned Kam Tin new ... Olga Wong and Fanny W. Y. Fung Supervisor who bought farmland in area now under her jurisdiction and next to planned new town is to be transferred within Lands Department Official in lands ...

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

    New town in northeast New Territories threatens businesses and jobs

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

    ... seized the factory's land for development of a new town. It took the family almost 10 years- and numerous government approvals- to buy a new plot and build its current facility on 30,000 sq ... The administration has set a target of building nearly 470,000 public and private flats in the next 10 years, some in at least five new towns in Hung Shui Kiu, Yuen Long South, Kam Tin South, ...

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

    More bidders for big Kwun Tong redevelopment after URA eases terms

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 11:41pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... for tender this year, a failure by the URA to award the site to a developer would have put a big dent in the government's target for building new homes. The authority was forced to remove its ... Victor Lui Ting said the project was "more attractive after the URA revised the terms". Under the new terms, the winning bidder will have six years to complete non-residential portions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1581002/more-bidders-big-kwun-tong-redevelopment-after-ura-eases
  5. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Xi Jinping hails 'new horizons' for China and Argentina on visit to Buenos Aires

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:13am by Reuters

    ... lawmakers: "We have just marked 10 years in the strategic association between Argentina and China and the time has come to open new horizons." On Friday, Argentina signed deals to borrow ... Reuters in Buenos Aires China grants Argentina US$7.5b loan Relations between Argentina and China were poised to reach unprecedented "new horizons", visiting President Xi Jinping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1556670/xi-jinping-hails-new-horizons-china-and-argentina-visit-buenos-aires
  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Chaos as initial funding for new towns in New Territories approved by Legco panel

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 02:36pm by Tony Cheung, SAMUEL CHAN, Ada Lee

    ... Tony Cheung, Samuel Chan and Ada Lee Pan-democrats, protesters cry foul but HK$340 million funding passes Chaos as new-towns cash approved Lawmakers last night finally approved the government's request for preliminary funding for work on controversial new towns amid chaotic scenes and vows of legal action from pan-democrats, who said the vote was illegitimate. Members ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1541610/battle-over-new-territories-towns-plan-enters-seventh-round-lawmakers
  7. 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

    ... Fund, set up 70 years ago. But many also see the new bank as an attempt by China to challenge what it views as a US-led system. Professor Stephany Griffith-Jones, an economist at the Initiative ... leaders from five emerging economies celebrated the birth of a new bank on the block. The New Development Bank is intended to rival Western-led financial institutions and become a more sympathetic ...

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

    Reclamation plan at Lantau's Siu Ho Wan may be scaled down, government says

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:00am by Olga Wong

    ... due for completion by the end of the year, will form part of a government report into the accumulative impact of several nearby projects involving reclamation, including the bridge, ... for the people. Some committee members had hinted at developing the island's country parks. "The new developments will provide job opportunities for people living on the island … but the island ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1578665/reclamation-plan-lantaus-siu-ho-wan-may-be-scaled-down-government
  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Tung Chung expansion to focus on the east

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:57am by FANNY FUNG

    ... from 80,000 to 260,000; a new 120-hectare piece of land will be reclaimed to the east of the town centre, as in the previous plan announced last year. The idea of reclaiming 14 hectares ... calls, but instead wants to vastly increase the building density in the east. The change was disclosed yesterday when a revised plan for expansion of the new town on Lantau Island was unveiled ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1574407/tung-chung-expansion-focus-east
  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Experts slam lack of novel ideas to protect white dolphins from third runway construction

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 04:18am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... of the environmental impact assessment study on the runway. "We hear nothing new. You just repeat and repeat," said Dr Hung Wing-tat, vice-chairman of the Advisory Council on the Environment ... for the shrinking dolphin population- and it emerged as the key issue again yesterday. The meeting was the last opportunity to provide new information to the subcommittee before it makes its recommendations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1576255/experts-slam-lack-novel-ideas-protect-white-dolphins-third-runway

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