Waiting times for public flats are now the longest they have been in more than 20 years. Photo: Felix Wong Waiting times for public flats are now the longest they have been in more than 20 years. Photo: Felix Wong
Waiting times for public flats are now the longest they have been in more than 20 years. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong housing chief says workforce boost needed to accelerate homebuilding after Carrie Lam demands progress

  • Housing secretary to launch recruitment drive for private contractors to help push through public projects amid long waiting lists for flats
  • Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has dialled up pressure on Housing Authority to build faster

Topic |   Hong Kong housing
Waiting times for public flats are now the longest they have been in more than 20 years. Photo: Felix Wong Waiting times for public flats are now the longest they have been in more than 20 years. Photo: Felix Wong
Waiting times for public flats are now the longest they have been in more than 20 years. Photo: Felix Wong
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