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HK churches cash in on land redevelopment

As the land allocated to them during British rule becomes prized property, some rebuild sites, sparking debate about urban planning and heritage preservation

The Union Church is teaming up with Henderson Land to rebuild its two-storey church into a 22-floor tower with 17 floors of apartments.

Hong Kong

IN Hong Kong, where the four richest billionaires are in real estate, the Union Church is getting in on the act.

It's teaming up with Henderson Land Development Co to rebuild its squat, two-storey brick church saved from rubble after World War II into a 22-floor tower