‘Ding’ houses (three-storey village houses) in Pai Tau Village, Sha Tin, in April 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen ‘Ding’ houses (three-storey village houses) in Pai Tau Village, Sha Tin, in April 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
‘Ding’ houses (three-storey village houses) in Pai Tau Village, Sha Tin, in April 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
SCMP Editorial
Opinion

Opinion

Editorial by SCMP Editorial

Village house policy is simply unfair, unjustified and unsustainable

  • The illegal transfer of building rights continues despite being struck down by the courts a few years ago. The need for tougher law enforcement is obvious

‘Ding’ houses (three-storey village houses) in Pai Tau Village, Sha Tin, in April 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen ‘Ding’ houses (three-storey village houses) in Pai Tau Village, Sha Tin, in April 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
‘Ding’ houses (three-storey village houses) in Pai Tau Village, Sha Tin, in April 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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