Infrastructure Drive in Forthcoming HK Policy Address

17th October 2022

Hong Kong Chief Secretary John Lee to announce big infrastructure drive in forthcoming policy address according to SCMP – 3 rail links, 3 highways – UPDATED for item 6

1. Hong Kong-Shenzhen West Rail Link connecting Hung Shui Kiu and Qianhai
2. Central Railway, a rail short cut between New Territories East and New Territories West
3. Tseung Kwan O rail line extension
4. Trunk Road T4 in Sha Tin
5. Northern Highway
6. Tseung Kwan O-Yau Tong Tunnel – new project

1, 2 and 5 are all linked to the Northern Metropolis covered in our previous article here (Hong Kong’s Pivot to the North) – huge challenges in terms of manpower and project delivery lie ahead.