Reverend Jordan Hon talks about changes in the West Kowloon area with the high-speed rail link set to begin operation. Photo: Edward WongReverend Jordan Hon talks about changes in the West Kowloon area with the high-speed rail link set to begin operation. Photo: Edward Wong
Reverend Jordan Hon talks about changes in the West Kowloon area with the high-speed rail link set to begin operation. Photo: Edward Wong

West Kowloon, where the homeless live in the shadow of luxury flats and Hong Kong’s new express rail link

Upmarket district’s juxtaposition of swanky offices and struggling drug addicts tells the story of city’s growing wealth gap

Topic |   Hong Kong high-speed rail
Reverend Jordan Hon talks about changes in the West Kowloon area with the high-speed rail link set to begin operation. Photo: Edward WongReverend Jordan Hon talks about changes in the West Kowloon area with the high-speed rail link set to begin operation. Photo: Edward Wong
Reverend Jordan Hon talks about changes in the West Kowloon area with the high-speed rail link set to begin operation. Photo: Edward Wong
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