The Ngong Ping 360 cable car is seen near Tung Chung. The new town is set for an extension. Photo: AFP
The Ngong Ping 360 cable car is seen near Tung Chung. The new town is set for an extension. Photo: AFP

Lantau reclamation project for 40,000 new homes faces funding battle in Hong Kong legislature

Two hundred hectare plan to extend Tung Chung new town needs HK$20.5 billion approved by lawmakers; government says it is ‘optimistic’

The Ngong Ping 360 cable car is seen near Tung Chung. The new town is set for an extension. Photo: AFP
The Ngong Ping 360 cable car is seen near Tung Chung. The new town is set for an extension. Photo: AFP
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