Secretary for Development Michael Wong has said the Lantau reclamation project is likely to cost HK$624 billion. Photo: Dickson Lee
Secretary for Development Michael Wong has said the Lantau reclamation project is likely to cost HK$624 billion. Photo: Dickson Lee

HK$624 billion Lantau reclamation project will be most expensive in Hong Kong’s history, but city will recoup costs, government says

  • Development chief Michael Wong dismisses concerns cost of Lantau Tomorrow Vision project will wipe out more than half of city’s fiscal reserves
  • Scheme will entail massive reclamation to build artificial islands and new transport network to create city’s third business district and housing hub

Secretary for Development Michael Wong has said the Lantau reclamation project is likely to cost HK$624 billion. Photo: Dickson Lee
Secretary for Development Michael Wong has said the Lantau reclamation project is likely to cost HK$624 billion. Photo: Dickson Lee
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