Hong Kong villagers are sceptical about a government proposal to allow the sale of ancestral lands in the New Territories. Photo: May Tse
Hong Kong villagers are sceptical about a government proposal to allow the sale of ancestral lands in the New Territories. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong villagers not convinced they’ll benefit by selling ancestral land in New Territories to developers

  • Rural leaders say the government can do more to help villagers build new homes for themselves
  • Proposal to sell ancestral land fraught by difficulty in getting approval from multiple owners

Topic |   Hong Kong housing
Hong Kong villagers are sceptical about a government proposal to allow the sale of ancestral lands in the New Territories. Photo: May Tse
Hong Kong villagers are sceptical about a government proposal to allow the sale of ancestral lands in the New Territories. Photo: May Tse
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