Development

Election 2015 preview

November 21, 2015 // 2 Comments

Whoever said the internet has changed politics never visited Lantau. The battle for Hong Kong’s biggest electoral district is strictly analogue. No Twitter wars here. [...]

So much for consultation

August 19, 2015 // 1 Comment

Remote as Lantau may seem, you get a sharp view of the workings of Hong Kong. The dysfunction, the cronyism and the unresponsiveness to community needs all come into focus. [...]

Lantau development mania

January 31, 2014 // 0 Comments

When Hong Kong’s British rulers announced plans for a new airport at Chek Lap Kok in 1990, they set off a minor boom on Lantau. Not even the sleepy southern parts were [...]