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  1. Hunghom Peninsula ready to go on sale

    Posted Sep 08th 2007, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Hunghom Peninsula, originally built under the private sector participation scheme, is ready for sale after New World Development and Sun Hung Kai Properties agreed to a land ... and replace them with luxury housing. Located next to the student hostel of the Polytechnic University, Hunghom Peninsula has 2,470 units of between 500 and 700 square feet each. It was completed ...

  2. Hunghom Peninsula set to get green name

    Posted Jan 15th 2005, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... Quinton Chan Hunghom Peninsula, the controversial waterfront property recently saved from demolition, will be given a new name- possibly with an environmental theme. After a public outcry about the planned demolition of the never-occupied estate- and the negative message it would convey about environmental protection- one of its owners said it was imperative to give the estate ...

  3. Big deal

    Posted May 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Peter Walbrook

    ... Swire Travel is offering a third night's stay at the Peninsula Bangkok ( www.peninsula.com ) for $299 per person with a two-night package priced at $3,030 per person (both prices are twin share). The deal applies to travel from now to June 14, June 18-27 and July 1-12. Accommodation is in a deluxe room, or you can upgrade to grand deluxe for $3,130. Round- trip, ...

  4. Tung Chee-hwa queried details of land deal

    Posted Jun 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Wu Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa had asked if the government's negotiations with the New World Group on the sale of the Hunghom Peninsula were arbitrary, a Legislative ... the government's asking price of about HK$1.7 billion. Mr Leung was criticised in 2004 when the government sold the Hunghom Peninsula, a never-occupied subsidised housing estate, to a consortium including ...

  5. Flats revamp premium not ruled out

    Posted Aug 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai The government yesterday refused to commit itself to exempting developers from paying a land premium for minor changes to Hunghom Peninsula, the former subsidised housing project ... of Hunghom Peninsula has been controversial since February 2004, when the government sold the harbourfront flats to the two companies. Weeks later, they announced plans to demolish the estate ...

  6. Greens press case on demolition waste

    Posted Oct 07th 2004, 12:00am by Felix Lo

    ... Felix Lo Green groups are angry that two property developers have still not declared how they would dispose of construction waste if they proceed with plans to demolish Hunghom Peninsula ... have estimated the profit to be made from redevelopment could be four times as much as that from renovation- or an extra $4 billion. Hunghom Peninsula was developed under the Home Ownership ...

  7. Graff Diamonds I.P.O. set for big sparkle in HK

    Posted May 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Indian steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal, media mogul Oprah Winfrey and the Sultan of Brunei. The firm has some 30 outlets, including a store in Hong Kong's Peninsula Hotel. It plans to open ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Apr 26th 2006, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Auditorium instead of its usual venue at the Peninsula hotel, owned by chairman Michael Kadoorie (pictured). The shift could be traced to last year's messy event, when Greenpeace activists hijacked the meeting, with some rushing to the Peninsula's seventh-floor balcony and unfurling a banner that accused CLP of being a 'climate criminal' for using coal-fired plants. ...

  9. Talking points

    Posted Mar 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on the Korean peninsula's nuclear disarmament, is expected in Beijing for a meeting with Chinese counterpart Wu Dawei. Sugiyama, the director general of the Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau ...

  10. Hunghom developers will sell to mass market

    Posted Mar 30th 2006, 12:00am by May Chan, Yvonne Liu

    ... Peninsula did not mean they would not be luxury flats. 'Some people say because we dumped the [original] plan the development is not a luxury one anymore. However, small or medium-sized flats ... in the Laguna Verde, Royal Peninsula and Whampoa Garden developments- was between $5,300 and $6,800 per sq ft. The fate of Hunghom Peninsula has been a source of continuing controversy since February ...




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