A rail link will be built from Hong Kong’s Hung Shui Kiu to Qianhai across the border. Photo: Winson Wong
A rail link will be built from Hong Kong’s Hung Shui Kiu to Qianhai across the border. Photo: Winson Wong

Proposed Northern Metropolis near mainland China border will be ‘Hong Kong’s most important area’, leader says in policy address

  • Scheme, repackaged and expanded from an existing new town plan, is seen as a major strategic change for the city’s development
  • Some question burden on public finances as government is also pursuing a billion-dollar reclamation project to the west of Hong Kong Island

Topic |   Carrie Lam policy address 2021
A rail link will be built from Hong Kong’s Hung Shui Kiu to Qianhai across the border. Photo: Winson Wong
A rail link will be built from Hong Kong’s Hung Shui Kiu to Qianhai across the border. Photo: Winson Wong
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