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Hong Kong likely to charge airport improvement fee for third runway

Hong Kong International Airport.
Hong Kong International Airport. Image by Chris Smith / CC BY-SA 2.0

Hong Kong may soon begin charging passengers an ‘airport improvement fee’. An official from the Hong Kong International Airport Authority stated that a fee could be introduced to help pay for the airport’s new US$16.8 billion third runway, which has been planned to cope with growing capacity at HKIA. It is unclear how much the proposed airport improvement fee would cost passengers. Read more: chinadailyasia.com