Singapore to spend $2b on port expansion
When completed by 2013, it will increase annual capacity by over 50 per cent.
Bryan Lee, Straits Times 21 Dec 07;
"The Government has also taken extra steps to minimise the ecological impact of the project.
It has spent more than $20 million engaging experts to conduct studies on how the port expansion may affect corals around Labrador Park and has even moved some that would have been hit by the project."
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Does the $20million include cleaning up the construction debris around the worksite of the cofferdam on Labrador?
Singapore port project: $20m to limit harm to environment
Govt focus on saving the coral along Labrador beach near construction works; Bryan Lee, Straits Times 25 Dec 07;
Singapore's hot new export - governance expertise
Former civil servants put in touch with other governments in need of help; Chuang Peck Ming, Business Times 25 Dec 07;