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  1. 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

    ... of the Hong Kong Civil Servants General Union, said news of Lam's transfer last night came too late. "Shouldn't it have been done before a conflict arose, instead of afterwards?" ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Business park developer sets 4b yuan floor area target

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:30am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Business park builder sets 4b yuan floor area target Wuhan-based Optics Valley Union Holding, the mainland's second-largest commercial business park developer and operator in terms of area, is to spend nearly four billion yuan (HK$4.98 billion) this year to double the amount of gross floor area completed last year. Of the capital outlay, ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Asian Games medals demanded as government stumps up HK$376 million for elite athletes

    Posted May 30th 2014, 12:18am by Alvin Sallay

    ... were won by equestrian, rugby sevens and BMX and mountain biking. The latter two were not part of the cycling programme at the HKSI. Under new Tier A criteria, sports have to get a medal ... of 256 athletes training full time [last year there were 211]. The increase is right across the board and not only due to rugby sevens coming on board as an elite sport," Leahy said. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Extra HK$8.2b for border crossing project approved by single vote

    Posted May 05th 2014, 12:54pm by FANNY FUNG

    ... With the narrow margin and the abstention of the Federation of Trade Unions, which said it would wait to see whether the project would involve importing labour, the additional funding still faces ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Fund provides HK$325 million windfall for Hong Kong Sports Institute

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... athletes. This does not include rugby sevens, the only team sport, whose programme is still being finalised with the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union after being accepted into the elite training ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Developer that bought Union Hospital site wanted to build flats

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... four years later. Lands officials rejected the application in 1987 and two years later Stratton, which by then had changed its name to Union Medical Centre, came under the control of another ... estate. It generated revenue of at least HK$3 billion for Henderson. Union Hospital now occupies the rest of the 1.92-hectare site. The land in Sha Tin is under scrutiny after the Audit ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Union Hospital got HK$300m from developer for flat site

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Union Hospital boss says land sale to developer took place when it was facing financial trouble Union Hospital received up to HK$300 million for giving part of its site to Henderson Land ... in their land grants. Although the land was acquired in the early 1980s, Union Hospital started operating only in 1994, providing about 410 beds. But the hospital operator has repeatedly made ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Former iron lady of Hong Kong sport wants fair play in Olympic eligibility

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 10:56pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... in other sports with the Asian Games also set to follow the same rules, causing problems for cricket, rugby and hockey, which have a large number of athletes like Glavatsky-Yeadon who hold Hong ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Pok Fu Lam residents angry at new columbarium

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... columbarium A Christian union's plan to build a 10-storey, 36,000-niche columbarium in Pok Fu Lam has angered residents, who fear it will bring traffic woes and mar the landscape of the neighbourhood. A spokesman for the Chinese Christian Churches Union said it had every right to build on its land because it belongs to them and the plan has cleared all the regulatory hurdles. The Lands ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Silvermine Beach to get cultural makeover

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... also on Lantau. And it was suggested the Cheung Chau ferry pier be expanded. Tang Ka-piu, also a Federation of Trade Unions lawmaker, said, while he was disappointed his Tung Chung market plan ...




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