$17bn third runway for Hong Kong airport approved


Hong Kong's cabinet has approved a controversial project that is to become the city's most expensive ever. A third runway at Chek Lap Kok airport is expected to cost an estimated $17bn (£10.6bn) and take 10 years to build.

But there are serious concerns about the price and potential environmental damage, as the BBC's Juliana Liu reports from Hong Kong.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.