Developers condemn violent protests

Thursday, August 08, 2019

The Real Estate Developers Association of Hong Kong today condemned the escalation of violence in recent protests.

"The Hong Kong community has been suffering from the acts of violence perpetrated by a small group of individuals lately. Such acts have deviated from the original intent of the peaceful demonstrations and are bringing distress to the business community and the general public as a whole," the association said in a statement.

It hopes the city can regain the peace and order as soon as possible.

The signatories include Chinachem Investment, CK Asset Holdings, Hang Lung Properties, Henderson Land Development, The Hongkong Land Property, Hopewell Holdings, Hutchison Properties, Hysan Development, The Great Eagle, K. Wah Properties (Holdings), Lai Sun Development, New World Development, Shun Tak Holdings, Sino Land, Sun Hung Kai Properties, Swire Properties and Wheelock Properties.