A long-running series of legal disputes over a housing development - in an ecologically sensitive Yuen Long wetland - has taken yet another turn.Thursday, 31 January, 2013, 4:41am
For conservationists, Nam Sang Wai is one of the Hong Kong wetlands that should be preserved for future generations.
But for Adrian Fu Hau-chak, a 65-year-old tycoon from a prominent family in Macau, a development on the site is almost a life-long mission, one he does not want his successors to have to deal with.15 Nov 2012 - 4:37am
The Nam Sang Wai developer has claimed its proposed project would almost meet the "no-net loss" principle under planning guidelines that require wetlands to retain the same net area after development.15 Nov 2012 - 4:38am
A developer has taken the unusual step of suggesting that up to 624 apartments in a residential project it is planning to build in a wildlife-rich wetland be sold as home-ownership scheme flats.30 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
The developers of a housing project at an ecologically sensitive Yuen Long wetland are broadening their environmental impact study, to assess the impacts of a vehicle bridge and verify the presence of a firefly species new to science.30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Nam Sang Wai conservationists will plant trees in the blaze-destroyed wetland on Sunday, after receiving permission from the government. But they will skip large areas owned by Henderson Land Development, which has not responded to their request.30 May 2011 - 12:00am
OF all the rural ghastliness created by naked greed, Nam Sang Wai stands in a special class of shame. Once a placid area of fishponds and swampish paddy fields, it has been foully desecrated.6 Jun 1999 - 12:00am