The debate is just one of the damaging ripple effects from a construction fiasco at Hong Kong’s MTR Corporation over substandard work on its HK$97.1 billion (US$12.37 billion) Sha Tin-Central link, the city’s most expensive railway project. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong property prices will rise if procedures tightened for construction design changes, engineers say

Members of city’s Institution of Engineers warn that property market will be biggest loser if professionals are given less leeway over project revisions in wake of scandal at MTR Corporation

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The debate is just one of the damaging ripple effects from a construction fiasco at Hong Kong’s MTR Corporation over substandard work on its HK$97.1 billion (US$12.37 billion) Sha Tin-Central link, the city’s most expensive railway project. Photo: Sam Tsang
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