A view of Shenzhen from Statue Square in the city’s Lian Hua Shan Park. While Shenzhen has developed rapidly, the mainland internet is still heavily controlled by censors. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong versus Shenzhen is a false comparison: for starters, forget Twitter

  • Comparing housing policies in the neighbouring cities involves ignoring issues peculiar to Hong Kong. Plus, there’s the matter of the Great Firewall of China
Topic |   Censorship in China

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A view of Shenzhen from Statue Square in the city’s Lian Hua Shan Park. While Shenzhen has developed rapidly, the mainland internet is still heavily controlled by censors. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Wheelock Properties sold every one of its 500 Montara flats in Lohas Park on 4 May 2019, with 36 buyers competing for every available unit. The developer’s haul for the day was HK$4 billion, setting a record for a one-day turnover. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong’s property market has 10 more years in its bull run as population inflow from Greater Bay gives it sustenance

  • Hong Kong’s median home prices will keep spiralling upwards for the next 10 years because demand for abodes will outpace supply in the city, UBS said
  • The world’s most expensive urban centre will face an annual shortage of about 15,000 homes, UBS said
Topic |   Hong Kong property

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Wheelock Properties sold every one of its 500 Montara flats in Lohas Park on 4 May 2019, with 36 buyers competing for every available unit. The developer’s haul for the day was HK$4 billion, setting a record for a one-day turnover. Photo: Edmond So
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