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18 building plans approved

The Buildings Department approved 18 building plans in April – five on Hong Kong Island, four in Kowloon and nine in the New Territories. Of the approved plans, seven were for apartment and apartment/commercial developments and the rest


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Atkins-designed “The Hari” hotel in Hong Kong topped out

“The Hari”, an Atkins-designed hotel project in Hong Kong, has topped out on April 9, 2019, reaching a major milestone. Wilton Wong, Technical Director for Architecture at Atkins, said: “It’s with great pride that we top


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HK Gov’t postpones tender due to recent protests

The government has postponed a high-profile tender for a residential site in Kowloon estimated to fetch up to HK$14.3 billion because of the street protests that choked the city center, a sign of how political tensions


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Gov’t committed boosting housing supply

The Government is doing its utmost to increase the supply of public housing at a faster pace, Secretary for Transport & Housing Frank Chan said today. Mr Chan made the statement in response to media enquiries


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MTR Tin Wing Stop development project to resume

The Government has given consent to resume the building works of the Mass Transit Railway Corporation’s Tin Wing Stop development project. The piling works of the project were suspended on June 25 last year after settlement readings at


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Underground park proposed for Kowloon

The Civil Engineering & Development Department and the Planning Department today launched a public engagement campaign to seek views on a conceptual scheme to develop a multi-purpose underground space at Kowloon Park. The departments commenced the


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23 building plans approved

The Buildings Department approved 23 building plans in March – seven on Hong Kong Island, seven in Kowloon and nine in the New Territories. Five were for apartment and apartment-commercial developments, 11 for commercial developments, one


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New Heung Yuen Wai Boundary Control Point highway to open May 26

The new Heung Yuen Wai Boundary Control Point is the seventh land-based control point on the Shenzhen-Hong Kong boundary. The Heung Yuen Wai Highway connects the control point with Fanling Highway. The dual two-lane Heung Yuen


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Kai Tak tender awarded

The tender for a Kai Tak site has been awarded on a 50-year land grant at a premium of $11.12 billion, the Lands Department announced today. New Kowloon Inland Lot No. 6546 at Kai Tak Area


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Consortium wins tender for Kai Tak site

The tender for a Kai Tak site has been awarded on a 50-year land grant at a premium of $12.59 billion, the Lands Department announced today. New Kowloon Inland Lot No. 6552 at Kai Tak Area


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