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Think tank says brownfield  sites underestimated by 200 hectares

The area of brownfield sites listed in a public consultation on land supply has been misleadingly underestimated by 200 hectares, says a think tank. Liber Research Community slammed the government, which made the estimation, for playing


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Shatin to Central Link Project  test results released

The test result of a preliminary inspection of the coupler connection at an opening up location at the platform slab of the Hung Hom Station Extension under the Shatin to Central Link Project does not comply


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Hong Kong consortium hopes to win Taipei Twin towers bid

A consortium led by a Hong Kong media tycoon yesterday announced plans for the Taipei Twin Towers development project, which would involve digital features blended with physical commercial spaces if it wins the contract.“Taipei has not


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Joint effort urged for development

Secretary for Development Michael Wong We published today in the Gazette the first phase infrastructure works of Kwu Tung North (KTN) and Fanling North (FLN) New Development Areas (NDAs) authorised by the Chief Executive in Council


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Tseung Kwan O site Sold

The tender for a Tseung Kwan O site has been awarded on a 50-year land grant at a premium of $5.456 billion, the Lands Department announced today. Tseung Kwan O Town Lot No. 131 at Wan


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Lantau Island site sold

The tender for a Lantau Island site has been awarded on a 50-year land grant at a premium of $203.89 million, the Lands Department announced today. Lot No. 765 in Demarcation District No. 332 at South Lantau


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Hung Hom station plan accepted

The Government today accepted the proposed holistic assessment strategy submitted by the Mass Transit Railway Corporation regarding the platform slabs and diaphragm walls of the Hung Hom Station Extension under the Shatin to Central Link Project.


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Rail inquiry team granted extension

The Chief Executive in Council today approved a request by a rail inquiry commission to extend the time for it to submit a report to the Chief Executive by February 26, 2019. The Commission of Inquiry


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Balfour Beatty JV awarded $705m Hong Kong theatre contract

Balfour Beatty’s Hong Kong-based joint venture, Gammon Construction, has won a US$705m theatre project. The international infrastructure group, announced that its 50:50 Far East joint venture, Gammon Construction, has been awarded a HK$ 5.5 billion (c.


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Tung Chung Line plan under review

The Government is reviewing the Mass Transit Railway Corporation’s project proposal for the Tung Chung Line Extension and will request more details for further study, Secretary for Transport & Housing Frank Chan said today. Speaking at


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