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CE cheers on HK athletes

Chief Executive John Lee cheered on the Hong Kong athletes taking part in various events at the 19th Asian Games Hangzhou today.   Mr Lee went to games venues to watch events in which Hong Kong athletes were competing, including swimming, wushu and fencing, and extended his warmest congratulations to the athletes who won medals.   Noting that having the games in their own country is of great importance to Hong Kong athletes, Mr Lee said he was pleased to have the opportunity to watch Hong Kong competitors strive for excellence and demonstrate extraordinary capabilities.   He expressed his hope that Hong Kong athletes will continue to excel and unleash their potential to achieve outstanding results.   The Chief Executive earlier visited the Zhejiang Liaison Unit of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government and encouraged its staff members to strive to serve both the people of Hong Kong and enterprises in Zhejiang.   Today’s activities also included a lunch with th

Yuen Long residential site sold

The tender for a residential site in Yuen Long has been awarded on a 50-year land grant at a premium of $716 million, the Lands Department announced today.   Lot No 1677 in Demarcation District No 115 at the junction of Lau Yip Street and Chung Yip Road was awarded to Crown Gain Investments, a subsidiary of CK Asset Holdings.   It has a site area of about 15,208 sq m and is designated for private residential purposes.   The site's minimum and maximum gross floor areas are 4,379.8 sq m and 7,299.8 sq m.
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