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Heathrow Airport

London Heathrow bosses set out plans for third runway

Britain's biggest airport, London's Heathrow, urged the government yesterday to let it build a third runway, saying its plans would provide more flights, less noise and be cheaper and quicker to build than rival proposals.

Thursday, 18 July, 2013, 4:01am

China Investment Corp buys into Heathrow Airport parent FGP Topco

China's sovereign wealth fund bought 10 per cent of London's Heathrow Airport from investors, including Spanish builder Ferrovial, as the fund seeks to boost investment return amid a global economic slowdown.

2 Nov 2012 - 5:30am

Decision time as public backs third runway

A decision on whether to go ahead with the most expensive infrastructure project in Hong Kong's history will be made by the current government before the city's next chief executive is chosen in March.

30 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Third runway fears

The global conservation body WWF is calling on the Airport Authority to halt public consultation on the planned construction of a third runway until more information is revealed.

20 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

How much is Airport Authority spending to promote third runway?

The Airport Authority is obviously prepared to plough every furrow to disseminate its message that it will be the end of civilisation as we know it if its very costly plan to build a third runway is not given the green light.

16 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Runway backers 'ignore true cost'

The economic arguments put forward by the Airport Authority in support of the third runway project have been criticised for completely ignoring the social and environmental costs.

27 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

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