The Lantau development is Hong Kong’s first major reclamation project since 2003 and is part of a plan to extend Tung Chung new town to provide 49,000 flats. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Extra land ‘not enough’ to solve Hong Kong’s housing crisis without more subsidised homes

Major Lantau reclamation project kicks off to create space for almost 50,000 new flats, but experts say building more affordable housing is the key

Topic |   Hong Kong housing

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The Lantau development is Hong Kong’s first major reclamation project since 2003 and is part of a plan to extend Tung Chung new town to provide 49,000 flats. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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