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MTR site brings in number of bidders

The MTR Corporation has received a record 14 bids to build flats on top of its Wong Chuk Hang Station. The bidders include Shenzhen-based Logan Property which bought a residential site at Ap Lei Chau last


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Hong Kong unveils 2017-18 Land Sale Programme

Secretary for Development Eric Ma unveiled the 2017-18 Land Sale Programme, comprising 28 residential sites capable of providing nearly 19,000 flats. It includes three commercial/business sites and one hotel site which can provide 172,000 square metres


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Public works worth $12.4b funding given go ahead

A HK$12.4 billion funding request for a bloc of 9,600 public works has been approved by the Legislative Council’s public works subcommittee after pro- democracy lawmakers delayed the voting at four previous meetings. Pan-democrats had been


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$32b funding sought for Kai Tak park

The government is set to seek HK$3.2 billion from the Legislative Council’s Finance Committee to build a massive sports park in Kai Tak. The project involves a 50-thousand seater multi-purpose stadium, a public sports ground housing


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Hong Kong: 23 building plans approved

The Buildings Department approved 23 building plans in December – two on Hong Kong Island, three in Kowloon and 18 in the New Territories. Eight were for apartment and apartment-commercial developments, five for commercial developments, five


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Hong Kong’s AA awards design & construction contract for Three Runway System

The Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) has selected Aconex, leading provider of a cloud and mobile platform for the global construction industry, for the design and construction of the 10-year Three Runway System (3RS) project at


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Cheung Sha Wan site sold

The tender for a Cheung Sha Wan business site has been awarded on a 50-year land grant at a premium of $7.79 billion, the Lands Department announced today. New Kowloon Inland Lot No. 6505 at King


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Bridge to be completed by year’s-end

Construction of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge’s Hong Kong section is progressing well and is expected to completed by year’s-end. According to Secretary for Transport & Housing Prof Anthony Cheung, who inspected the project yesterday. He told


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HK Private Housing Construction Reaches 16-Year High

Hong Kong’s construction of private residential units reached a 16-year high in 2016, a year that the city’s leaders stepped up efforts to cool the world’s costliest property market. Developers started building a total of 25,500


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Kai Tak site to be sold

A Kai Tak residential site in the 2016-17 Land Sale Programme will be sold by public tender, the Lands Department announced today. New Kowloon Inland Lot No. 6563 is 9,482 sq m with minimum and maximum


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