The Belt and Road Initiative

Legal battle for control of Djibouti ports comes to Hong Kong

10 February 2019

One of the world’s largest port operators has sued a Chinese state enterprise in Hong Kong over infringement of its exclusive port agreement with a strategically located African nation, in the city’s first court case involving China’s Belt and Road Initiative.

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Palace Museum Controversy

Investigating violations of procedure and secret dealings in the controversial project

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The Airport Authority’s third runway project may go over budget by importing marine sand from the southwest region of Guangxi in order to cope with a shortage of sand.

Lantau Tomorrow

The cost of purchasing enough fill materials alone for the government’s controversial 1,700 hectares reclamation project near Lantau Island could add up to $48b to $59.9b.

New Air Traffic Control System

Monitoring the new $1.56b air traffic control system which has seen persistent glitches and failures since its launch in 2016
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