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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lawyer says open space not needed for PLA berth

    Posted May 25th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... of the community," Neoh said. The society is preparing a legal challenge against the government's proposal to rezone a 0.3 hectare strip of land from open space to military use for the People's Liberation Army. The government has started building four one-storey buildings there. "If the Town Planning Board approves the rezoning, the society will definitely seek a judicial review ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lawyers divided over Central harbourfront issues

    Posted Apr 24th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... government has to leave free 150 metres of the waterfront for a military dock. In 2000, the People's Liberation Army promised it would allow public access when it was not using the berth. ... even a private place was considered a public place if the public were allowed in, for payment or otherwise. The Global Times, published under state paper People's Daily, cited unnamed ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Hong Kong Central pier meant for 'PLA training, berthing'

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... for P.L.A. training, berthing: minister The government has specified for the first time the circumstances in which the People's Liberation Army will occupy a military pier at the new Central ... receptive if you have an estimate." Thomas Chan said the government could not give an estimate on behalf of the army. The New People's Party's Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, a former security ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Fears over access to Central coastline

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... to "military use" for the People's Liberation Army. "The real concern is the extent of public access," he said. He called it a "planning debate" and said he would leave ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Rezoning plan for PLA dock will limit access to harbourfront promenade

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Rezoning proposal for military dock will limit public access to harbourfront, say activists PLA berth plan raises fears over promenade New guidelines governing the size and scope of a People's Liberation Army dock have sparked fears Hong Kong's planned Central waterfront promenade could be compromised. A rezoning proposal for 150 metres ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Activists ask court to block 'unreasonable' PLA dock plan

    Posted May 10th 2014, 02:59am by JULIE CHU

    ... for military use. In a writ filed in the Court of First Instance, Designing Hong Kong described the move to designate the site as a People's Liberation Army dock as "illogical" ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    New towns plan: hearing could last 2.5 years

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

    ... Stanley Wong Yuen-fai. Wong said he did not want to see rules tightened due to the number of objections. "We should treasure the liberal process and it shouldn't be tightened just ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Legco vote on new-towns funding postponed again as protesters rally at Tamar

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 04:15pm by Joyce Ng, Ada Lee and Samuel Chan

    ... yesterday, including accusations that he ignored rules and procedures. New People's Party lawmaker Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee even suggested he step aside when the meeting resumes next week. ... Ng's motion was voted down 24-26. Ip and Michael Tien Puk-sun, also of the New People's Party, were among those who voted against. "Mr Ng has made the meeting very chaotic," Ip ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Urban renewal needs more funding: lawmakers to government

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:49am by Olga Wong

    ... with the Housing Society instead. "Making profit should not be the authority's priority. Its job should be to improve the living environment," New People's Party chairwoman Regina Ip ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    PLA berth issues still yield no clear answers after media briefing

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... hectare strip of land on the new Central harbourfront in Tamar from "open space" to "military use". Explaining the history of the People's Liberation Army berth, he said: ... place" and if people can hold assemblies there. The spokesman said police would be able to enforce the law as in all other private places, while the Garrison Law empowered the army to manage ...




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