Hong Kong’s MTR Corp should bear responsibility for shoddy construction at residential project, lawmakers argue

The MTR Corporation should be held responsible for a construction defect at a residential project atop a railway station in Hong Kong forcing the demolition of two blocks of flats, lawmakers have argued.But according to the transport minister, the rail giant was only the landlord and not in charge of the construction process.Weeks after New World Development announced it would demolish two of the seven blocks at The Pavilia Farm at Tai Wai and rebuild them after substandard concrete was used in…

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