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Can a Colonial-Era Golf Club resolve Hong Kong’s Housing Woes?

Can a Colonial-Era Golf Club resolve Hong Kong’s Housing Woes? Referring to HONG KONG — The Hong Kong Golf Club is a 129-year-old enclave of privilege whose quiet fairways once catered to the city’s English colonial rulers, however whose parking lot is This time filled by the Teslas & Porsches of its wealthy Chinese elite.
Further soon, this sprawling golf club, by 54 holes, has become something else: the focal point of a raging, citywide debate about the method to Utilize Hong Kong’s scarcest & generality valuable resource, land.
“Golf is a plaything of the Brits,” said Ng Cheuk-hang, 23, a spokesman for the Land Justice League, an activist group which wants the golf course redeveloped into low-rent public housing.
“It’s not a grass-roots sport,” he said.
“It’s not a sport for the people, & it creates a lot of social injustices.”ad still reading the main storyYoshihiro Nishi, 51, the president of the Hong Kong Golf Association, a group representing 4 private golf clubs in Hong Kong, thinks the activists are Needlessly politicizing the issue.

Colonial-Era Golf Club
Colonial-Era Golf Club

Lahinch Golf Club to host 2019 Dubai Duty toll free Irish unlock

Lahinch golf club in co. Clare has been selected to host the Irish unlock following year.
As a Rolex Series event, the 2019 Dubai Duty toll free Irish unlock going to once once more feature a minimum prize fund of $seven mn & going to attract a world-class field to Lahinch Golf Club, providing a massive boost to the native & national economy.
Keith Pelley, Chief Executive of the European Tour, said: “I am delighted to declare today which the 2019 Dubai Duty toll free Irish unlock going to be played at Lahinch Golf Club, continuing our desire to take the tournament to Ireland’s major links.
We look forward to working by him, & everyone participate by the Dubai Duty toll free Irish unlock, in 2019.” Colm McLoughlin, Executive Vice Chairman & CEO, Dubai Duty toll free, said: “We are happy by the Selection of Lahinch Golf Club as the venue for the 2019 edition of the Dubai Duty toll free Irish unlock.

Paul McGinley at Lahinch Golf Club
Paul McGinley at Lahinch Golf Club

 

Three things Dallas did right to make the Trinity Forest Golf Club a raging success

As declared in I am heartened to see the positive coverage of the AT&T Byron Nelson event held at the Fresh Trinity Forest Golf Club.
Further, Southern Methodist University has made Trinity Forest Golf Course the house course for its men’s & ladies’s golf programs by permanent training facilities & collegiate tournaments.
These advanced, written into the bargain along by the public play demandants, make Trinity Forest further than a club for the privileged few.
The Trinity Forest Golf Course shows what could be accomplished by collaborative partnerships among the public & the private sectors.
Mayor Mike Rawlings has shown a similar commitment to the Trinity Forest Golf Course project.

 

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