200 villagers set to be evicted as funding for controversial Wang Chau development plan is approved

The Legislative Council Finance Committee has approved HK$122 million in funds to develop a site in Wang Chau in the New Territories, despite a long-running controversy and protests from pro-democracy lawmakers. Under the development plan passed on Saturday, some 200 inhabitants from three villages are set to be evicted. In the place, 4,000 units of public housing will […]