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  1. Letters

    Posted Feb 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... billions of dollars of our money is being spent on the most expensive railway project per kilometre in the world, to link Hong Kong to China's high-speed rail network, not to mention bridges ... at all, they will see we do not need to spend more than HK$100 billion to benefit Hong Kong-based airlines and the airport business. Instead of throwing away billions and giving HK$6,000 to people ...

  2. A bad week for...

    Posted Oct 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... discriminated against,' Claydon said. Chu Yee-Wah The elderly woman whose legal filing halted work on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge said she understood very little about it. The HK$83 billion ... Gary Claydon The Australian was the last winner of Hong Kong's cross-harbour swim. That was 33 years ago, when Claydon was 16. Now that the race is to be resumed after a long gap due ...

  3. HK should leave the logistics mega-projects to Shenzhen

    Posted Jan 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... They are planning to spend an eye-popping 285 billion yuan on a giant new logistics centre at Qianhai on the Pearl River estuary. In Hong Kong dollar terms, that's a price ticket of HK$348 billion. ... have enough change left over to build the Hong Kong government a new headquarters at Tamar. You might wonder just how Shenzhen is hoping to pay for this monster investment project, especially ...

  4. How much benefit does HK derive from its airport's cargo throughput?

    Posted Jun 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... space are already seriously endangered by the imminent construction of the Hong Kong- Zhuhai-Macau supermarine highway and a bridge connecting it and the airport to the New Territories. We need ... 'exports' are goods produced on the mainland and trucked down to Hong Kong for air shipment, as are the 'imports' in reverse. Similarly, much of the traffic on the two massive new bridges ...

  5. HK border for cross-delta bridge targeted for 2016

    Posted Dec 11th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... exploration works for the border facilities, which will be linked with the planned Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, and an international contest to give ideas for designing the facilities both kicked ... network. Cheng said the network would further boost Hong Kong's status as an international transport and aviation hub. 'The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge will serve not only as a regional ...

  6. When figures can be just smoke and nonsense

    Posted Nov 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... irresponsible people in a party we won't name but which is spelled C-i-v-i-c have cost us HK$6.5 billion by taking advantage of a little old lady in Tung Chung to delay the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge through a vexatious lawsuit. Tch, tch, tch. Let us therefore be grateful our courts have stopped these nasty people in their tracks. There are some inconsistencies here, however. ...

  7. Legal rows predicted to cost billions

    Posted Apr 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Toh Han Shih The recent court ruling that could delay the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge is unlikely to be the last involving the city's massive infrastructure programme, ... Kwan said. One of the projects likely to generate more claims is the HK$83 billion Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, said Richard di Bona, who runs a transport consultancy in Hong Kong. 'If ...

  8. Projects up for scrutiny again

    Posted Sep 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Three infrastructure projects put on hold due to legal controversy over the environmental assessment of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge can now ... the Sha Tin-Central rail link and the Sha Lo Tung columbarium-cum-nature reserve had to be withdrawn following a Court of First Instance ruling on the bridge in April. The ruling upheld ...

  9. Talking points

    Posted Sep 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Ruling on appeal over HK-Zhuhai-Macau bridge The Court of Appeal rules on the government's appeal against a judicial review on the environmental impact assessment report of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge. Not limited to the bridge, the ruling will also have significant bearings on the fate of other ...

  10. Great debate on HK$80b third runway begins

    Posted May 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... a popular campaign against a project to link Hong Kong with the mainland's high-speed rail network and was behind a recent judicial review against the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge ... begins on Thursday. The aviation industry is united in its call for a third runway, believing it is needed for Hong Kong to maintain its position as a leading aviation hub in the region. ...




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