Ready to Move

South China Morning Post: The small house policy, which was first enacted in 1972 as a temporary measure to address the housing needs of the indigenous villagers in the New Territories, has long been criticised as unsustainable and outdated – open to abuse, corruption, speculative development, environmental damage and is a form of discrimination against women.

Green Value

South China Morning Post: Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s policy address drew a swift reaction from six environmental groups, which criticised him for blaming the serious shortage of housing supply in Hong Kong on the zoning of large areas of land for non-development use, such as country parks.

SCMP – Green value

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s policy address was full of controversy. For example, the uproar surrounding his criticism of the University of Hong Kong student magazine, Undergrad, has been in the spotlight for over a week now.