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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Waste and power facilities could be moved underground: engineer

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 04:35am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Waste, power facilities 'could go underground' Facilities such as waste collection points and electricity substations could move underground to free up space at ground level, an engineer involved in a study on development beneath the city said. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying announced in January that the study would be undertaken ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    New town in northeast New Territories threatens businesses and jobs

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Olga Wong

    ... repair cars, recycle waste, rent out heavy construction machinery and care for the elderly in 16 homes- employing many of the more than 5,000 village residents. Yuet Wo Food Factory enjoys sales ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Government ‘will not withdraw’ HK$120b new towns building plan that sparked Legco storming

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 02:17pm by Ernest Kao

    ... of the interim funding could go to waste if the board decided to change or reject the plan during vetting. But he said, "the risk [of that] is not high". Cheuk Kai-kai, a member of the Joint ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Four designs chosen for redevelopment of former Kai Tak airport site

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 07:01pm by Ada Lee

    ... containers. A floating stage will also be created to host performances. Brenda Au Kit-ying of the bureau said names of the designers and their organisations have been withheld to ensure fairness ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Government's new zoning plan a 'waste of valuable resources'

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung ng.kc@scmp.com Government also warned against 'supersized' public housing in new town Developers reject new zoning plan as a 'waste' Private developers have dismissed as "a waste of valuable land resources" a government plan to zone 72 hectares of land for a logistics and data centre in the proposed Hung Shui Kiu new town development ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lawmakers sceptical of planned new towns

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 04:14am by Ada Lee

    ... being sought for infrastructure works at Fanling and Kwu Tung North could be wasted if the plan was heavily amended by the Town Planning Board. The HK$120 billion development plan, announced ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Activists ask court to block 'unreasonable' PLA dock plan

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

    ... the group said it was clear that it should be contained within the open space and used only when the military needed it. In earlier planning, there had been no mention of a "military use" ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Shui On boss Vincent Lo Hong-sui calls for 'revolution' in planning process

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 11:41am by Tanna Chong

    ... Lo's call came as the government struggles to contain what he termed "totally unreasonable" property prices. Extra stamp duties have been imposed on property to check prices and curb ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Cost of new government offices in West Kowloon 'too high'

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 02:37pm by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... firm, the boss would not accept it if every project was over budget by 30 per cent or 40 per cent. "I hope the government can work hard in order to contain costs. Otherwise, legislators ...

  10. Business - Economy - DEVELOPMENT

    Countryside spending could prove decisive for Indian PM

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... inflation running above 7 per cent for the past 20 months. India's new central bank chief, Raghuram Rajan, stepped up the campaign to contain the cost of living with an unexpected increase ... are needed to alleviate some of Asia's worst poverty, the main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party says the current system is corrupt and wastes billions of rupees of taxpayers' money. Even ...




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