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On going and up coming construction projects in and around asia.

$120 billion plan for north NT new town extensions

Danny Chung:     The government will develop two controversial new town extensions in the northern New Territories at a cost of nearly HK$120 billion after finalising land use plans. Announcing the final town planning proposals


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The Nicaraguan Connection

Danny Chung:   The Central American country of Nicaragua with its (until recently) history of revolutions, brutal dictatorships and right wing death squads may seem an unlikely place for a Hong Kong company looking to build


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Late works on artificial island delays award of Northern Connection

Danny Chung     Delays on a key interfacing contract on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge project is delaying the award of the multi-billion dollar contract for the Northern Connection of the Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link.


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Gammon bags Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link viaduct job

Danny Chung     Leading contractor Gammon Construction has bagged one of the two contracts on the big budget Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link project that will provide access from the western New Territories to the


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All eyes on remaining Shatin to Central Contracts across harbour

Danny Chung With construction work humming along on the New Territories and Kowloon sections of the Shatin to Central Link, all eyes are now on the remaining contracts that will cross Victoria Harbour to Hong Kong


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West Kowloon Cultural District fund request rebuffed

Danny Chung Government rebuffs West Kowloon Cultural District request for more funds The troubled West Kowloon Cultural District (WKCD) project will have to make do with its available funds and cut costs by simplifying design of


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Government defends award of controversial bathing beach project

Danny Chung   Government defends award of controversial bathing beach project The government has defended its decision to proceed with its controversial project at Lung Mei beach in Tai Po as environmentalists threaten a judicial review


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Government to seek $1.24 billion for nullah makeover

Danny Chung The government will be seeking funds for the latest section of the Kai Tak Nullah scheduled for comprehensive makeover when the Legislative Council’s Panel on Development meets tomorrow. According to a paper submitted by


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Contractors all at sea over Lung Mei beach project

Danny Chung Contractors waiting for the troubled Lung Mei beach project in Tai Po to be awarded may be forgiven for wondering if the tide has literally gone out on their tenders. Earlier this week, after


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Government push for infrastructure in waste reduction plan

Danny Chung The government is renewing a push for more waste management infrastructure in its drive to achieve ambitious targets set in a new waste management blueprint. In its report “Hong Kong: Blueprint for Sustainable Use


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