The waiting time for a public housing flat has reached 4.5 years, well above the three-year pledge made by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Photo: Nora Tam The waiting time for a public housing flat has reached 4.5 years, well above the three-year pledge made by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Photo: Nora Tam
The waiting time for a public housing flat has reached 4.5 years, well above the three-year pledge made by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Photo: Nora Tam

Building delays take toll on Hong Kong public housing target

Setback for government’s 10-year plan after it runs into unforeseen problems at several projects involving about 20,000 flats

Topic |   Hong Kong housing
The waiting time for a public housing flat has reached 4.5 years, well above the three-year pledge made by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Photo: Nora Tam The waiting time for a public housing flat has reached 4.5 years, well above the three-year pledge made by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Photo: Nora Tam
The waiting time for a public housing flat has reached 4.5 years, well above the three-year pledge made by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. Photo: Nora Tam
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