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  1. Government to redevelop part of old headquarters

    Posted Apr 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng and Olga Wong The government may give up its plan to sell part of the historic Government Hill to developers, but it is resolved to redevelop the west wing of its former headquarters. 'Our stance on the west wing of the old Central Government Offices has remained unchanged... it will be demolished for redevelopment,' a Development Bureau spokesman said ...

  2. The Forum to get HK$560m redevelopment

    Posted Dec 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com Hongkong Land, the largest landlord in Central, plans to spend HK$560 million to redevelop The Forum in Exchange Square, the company said. The 23-year-old The Forum- currently a five-storey building with restaurants and retail space- will be redeveloped into a seven-storey office building with a total gross floor area of 48,491 sq ft. Construction ...

  3. For people or the PLA?

    Posted Jun 04th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Should the People's Liberation Army move out of Tamar to allow redevelopment which maximises public access to the waterfront? Or should it be allowed to build a naval berth and pier there, as envisaged before the handover? Write to us. ...

  4. URA's HK$9,986/sq ft offer for Staunton St

    Posted Mar 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rate ever offered. The owner-occupiers of the buildings in Staunton Street and Wing Lee Street are also being offered priority to buy flats after redevelopment at market price under a pilot scheme. The long-delayed redevelopment scheme, a mixture of residential and commercial blocks, is expected to be completed in 2013-14. It is estimated to cost HK$1.06 billion, of which ...

  5. Shop owner not optimistic about counter-proposal

    Posted Oct 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the redevelopment phase. Neither the counter-proposal nor the Urban Renewal Authority's plan dealt with this. Mr Wong said he would probably be unable to reapply for a licence to sell poultry after he ... shop or residential flat owners would be given back the same type of property of the same size when the redevelopment project was completed. Mr Wong said he still needed time to find out about ...

  6. 'Secret' report on HQ revamp released

    Posted Apr 01st 2006, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan A 'secret study' on the feasibility of redeveloping the Central Government Offices was finally released yesterday after two months of condemnation and accusations from the Legislative Council. The study was commissioned through the Government Property Agency in 1990 to examine the options for redeveloping the Central Government Offices West Wing in Ice House Street. ...

  7. Review may keep vendors in old market

    Posted Nov 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... redevelopment. At the same time, the authority's chairman, Barry Cheung Chun-yan, said it had no plan to let owners of flats affected by the redevelopment of Graham and Peel streets move to the front of the queue to buy flats once work is finished. However, Mr Cheung said the authority was considering giving flat owners who give up their properties for all its redevelopments priority ...

  8. Celebrating Graham Street before it changes

    Posted Nov 16th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... of a historic market and its neighbourhood. The Graham Street Market Festival, organised by the Central and Western Concern Group, is intended to raise public awareness on the redevelopment plans for the area. John Batten, convenor of the conservationist group, hoped that with increased awareness would come greater pressure on the government to make concessions in its redevelopment plans. ...

  9. Tripping over the light fantastic

    Posted Apr 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Passers-by examine one of seven lighting installations in Central's Graham Street market, designed by 14 University of Hong Kong architecture master's students to raise questions about redevelopment of the city's oldest wet market. The installations poke fun at land development and hawker policies, and highlight social networks that hinge on daily life ...

  10. West wing is part of our heritage

    Posted Jun 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Albert Road show more sensitivity is needed when redeveloping areas with heritage value. It is troubling, therefore, to see outgoing development chief Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor so determined ... saying the pre-emptive approach has made a mockery of the heritage grading mechanism, whose decision is likely to affect people's views on the redevelopment project. It is difficult to see ...




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