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Hkr International

Calls for Discovery Bay developer to reveal finances

The transport operator that serves Discovery Bay is facing calls to make its financial records public, as it emerged that the company lost a HK$9.8 million ferry to a fire a few years ago. That fire was followed by an average increase in ferry fares of 7.5 per cent in 2011.

Wednesday, 20 March, 2013, 5:52am

Discovery Bay fares set to rise by 9.5pc

Discovery Bay residents catching the ferry to and from Central and riding buses around the Lantau development may soon be hit with a 9.5 per cent fare rise. Developer HKR International, which owns the local ferry and bus companies, blamed the proposed increases on rising petrol, staff and maintenance costs.

19 Mar 2013 - 5:02am

New high-life houses slated for Discovery Bay

Property developer HKR International plans to build six "super-deluxe" houses ranging in size from 6,000 to 8,000 square feet on the highest point of Discovery Bay.

"Each house will enjoy spectacular sea views and the project will be located next to the Discovery Bay Golf Club," said Chan Chi-ming, the head of the Hong Kong business unit at HKR, the developer of Discovery Bay.

18 Feb 2013 - 2:50pm

HKR International sells 449 parking spaces in two days at Coastal Skyline

Buying interest in parking spaces shows no sign of slowing.

23 Jan 2013 - 3:55am

Q & A with our experts

Q: I have visited a number of flats recently and most owners are asking for crazily high prices. Is it the right time to buy or better to wait for the next market correction? With a budget of HK$6 million to HK$7 million, I am targeting Wan Chai, Quarry Bay and Sai Wan Ho. Which district has the best upside potential?

28 Oct 2013 - 11:42am

Analysts expect big demand for new flats in Discovery Bay

Developer HKR International has launched its latest luxury project, Amalfi in Discovery Bay, and property analysts expect the flats will be snapped up due to limited new supply in the area.

24 Oct 2012 - 2:56am

Business Digest, October 23, 2012

Nexen dives as hopes dim for CNOOC deal

23 Oct 2012 - 4:20am

Discovery Bay residents to protest at loss of rural trail

Discovery Bay residents will stage a protest rally today over the unexplained blocking of a popular hiking and cycling trail with tonnes of concrete blocks and boulders.

8 Sep 2012 - 2:49am

New hotel books summer hiring blitz

Rare pre-opening work experience in a brand new resort hotel is on offer, with jobs open in all departments. This month Auberge Discovery Bay Hong Kong is conducting mass recruitment for its opening at the end of this year.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:15pm

Disco Bay work is 'unauthorised'

The developer of the Discovery Bay resort has carried out allegedly unauthorised work on government land near private lots in a coastal-protection area, apparently to turn the area into a horseback-riding ground for its soon-to-be opened hotel.

16 Feb 2012 - 12:00am