Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
Ryan Ip
Opinion

Opinion

Ryan Ip and Calvin Au

How Hong Kong can untangle the Gordian knot of public housing

  • The pandemic is an obvious scapegoat, but the government’s failure to keep the waiting time for a public housing flat down to three years predates the arrival of Covid-19
  • Instead, we should look to the many rounds of consultations, redesigns and developer disputes to understand why waiting times have increased in recent years

Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
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