Public and private housing estates in Tseung Kwan O, one of the new towns built by the government in the 1980s. Photo: Bloomberg Public and private housing estates in Tseung Kwan O, one of the new towns built by the government in the 1980s. Photo: Bloomberg
Public and private housing estates in Tseung Kwan O, one of the new towns built by the government in the 1980s. Photo: Bloomberg

Why reclamation, not public housing, is Hong Kong’s path to solving the housing crisis

Ronny Tong says Hong Kong has been historically built on reclaimed land and that this remains the most cost-effective and efficient way for the city to meet its housing and economic needs

Topic |   Hong Kong housing
Public and private housing estates in Tseung Kwan O, one of the new towns built by the government in the 1980s. Photo: Bloomberg Public and private housing estates in Tseung Kwan O, one of the new towns built by the government in the 1980s. Photo: Bloomberg
Public and private housing estates in Tseung Kwan O, one of the new towns built by the government in the 1980s. Photo: Bloomberg
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