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River wall extension gazetted

The Government plans to extend the river wall on the River Silver in Mui Wo by 40 metres. The proposed works are scheduled to start next summer for completion by the end of 2017. The plan was


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Further co-location study needed for Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link

Co-location arrangements for the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link involve complex legal issues and practical operational issues that require further consideration. Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen told lawmakers today the Government is studying the issues and


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CEDD signs contract for Stage 2 infrastructure works for developments at southern part of former runway at Kai Tak

The Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) on 4 December 2015 signed a contract of about $1,947 million with CEC – CCC Joint Venture for the Kai Tak Development – Stage 2 Infrastructure Works for Developments


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Airport Authority Signs HK$5 Billion Revolving Credit Facility for new runway

Airport Authority Signs HK$5 Billion Revolving Credit Facility with Lowest Rate Over the Past 48 Months in Hong Kong Market Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) today signed a five-year, HK$5 billion revolving credit facility with 21


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Express Rail Link project needs $19.6 billion in funding needed to cover increased cost

Secretary for Transport & Housing Prof Anthony Cheung has urged the Legislative Council to approve the additional $19.6 billion in funding needed to cover the increased cost of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link project. He


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Rail co-location achievable: Chief Executive

Chief Executive CY Leung says co-location of boundary control arrangements at the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link’s West Kowloon terminus can be achieved. Speaking to reporters during his visit to Guangdong, Mr Leung said similar co-location


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Highways chief in cash call for Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge

Should legislators reject a funding request for an additional HK$5.46 billion for building the troubled Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, the government will have to cancel some facilities, which will cause inconvenience for users, the director of highways


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HK Gov’t considering legal action against the MTR Corporation

MTRC performance to be addressed in face of possible legal action Secretary for Transport & Housing Prof Anthony Cheung says the Government is considering taking legal action against the MTR Corporation, as it is not satisfied


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Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail set for Q3 2018

The Government has agreed to adjust the target completion date of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link project to the third quarter of 2018 and to revise the cost to $84.42 billion. Secretary for Transport &


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Gov’t slammed over timing of release on delay of Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge

Lawmakers are demanding the government explain whether a shock one-year delay in the construction of the local portion of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge will further increase the costs of the mega project. The government has also


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