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  • Sep 23, 2014
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Skills top-up for surveyors

Becoming a Building Surveyor HKUSPACE

Friday, 13 July, 2012, 12:00am

Expert review of safety checks after collapse

The government will bring in an outside expert to assess its safety checks on dangerous buildings following a coroner's verdict on last year's fatal To Kwa Wan tenement collapse.

27 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Claim of shoddy building to proceed

Flat owners of seven-year-old luxury estate One Beacon Hill have scored a first victory in their HK$27 million lawsuit against its developer for shabby building works.

26 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Why does the government lack faith in professional surveyors?

I totally agree with W. F. Fan ('Bureau skirts issue to delight of developers', December 18) that it is essential for the government to establish the size of its buildings which are to be sold, in order to avoid exploitation by developers.

24 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Hawaiian paradise

If the latest season of J.J. Abram's hit series Lost has inspired you to look towards Hawaii for your next luxury purchase, a recent offering from Sotheby's International Realty could be just what you are looking for.

15 May 2009 - 12:00am

Severe shortage of qualified personnel

The maritime industry is finding it more difficult to hire marine surveyors to cope with flourishing business at a time when Hong Kong's sea traffic is getting busier and sea-borne trade continues to increase.

18 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Put a price tag on old buildings: surveyors

Valuation could ease job of grading potential heritage sites 'before it is too late'

Historic buildings should be given a price tag to reflect their potential to become heritage sites, a surveyor group has suggested.

This would help in assessing their grading, the group said.

17 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

In Brief

Warning over illegal mapping

10 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Chart maker

Name: Joseph WongAge: 34 Occupation: Surveying company director

Young Post: Why did you choose surveying as your career?

13 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

In Brief

Transparency urged on flat sales

8 May 2007 - 12:00am