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  1. Rapid urbanisation to persist, says ministry

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan China's unprecedented urban expansion will continue for the next 10 to 15 years, the government says. Over the past quarter-century, the nation has urbanised on a scale ... yesterday by the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development. The mainland now has 655 cities and 20,000 towns, it said. Urbanisation would continue at high speed as more of the country became ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/654990/rapid-urbanisation-persist-says-ministry
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's hukou system stands in the way of its dream of prosperity

    Posted Jan 19th 2013, 12:00am by KAM WING CHAN

    ... As China enters the urban age (more than half its population now lives in towns and cities), a critical part of the Chinese dream is the "urban dream"- the promotion of urbanisation ... and eventually joining the middle class- in short, the magic of urbanisation leading to prosperity- cannot be readily applied to China under its present hukou system. Furthermore, the new generation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1131085/chinas-hukou-system-stands-way-its-dream-prosperity
  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - C-SUITE

    Mainland China offers Hong Kong architects a stage on which to shine

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 02:14pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... with those of international architects. The mainland, with its strong economic growth and urbanisation, is offering more valuable opportunities to architects, he said. To capture such opportunities, ... in Hong Kong. Most projects would hire overseas architects. So we are happy that our refurbishment project for China Resources Property’s China Resources Building in Wan Chai has shown that local ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1556992/mainland-china-offers-hong-kong-architects-stage-which
  4. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: China's Urban Billion, by Tom Miller

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... eight people on earth will live in a mainland city. It is the biggest and fastest urbanisation in human history. Tom Miller is managing editor of the China Economic Quarterly, and a former ... Mark O'Neill China's Urban Billion by Tom Miller Zed Books This is a lively and readable book about one of the biggest challenges for the mainland's rulers over the next 20 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1125521/book-review-chinas-urban-billion-tom-miller
  5. News - China - INFRASTRUCTURE

    South-North Water Diversion project not cause of Hubei and Henan droughts, say officials

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 01:32pm by Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com

    ... in parts of central China’s Hubei and Henan province. The intention of the scheme is to draw 44.8 billion cubic metres of fresh water from the Yangtze River, in southern China, up through three ... to the north, he said. China is pushing ahead with the project, expected to cost more than 500 billion yuan (HK$620 billion), which is the world’s largest water-distribution scheme. The eastern route ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1580527/south-north-water-diversion-project-not-cause-hubei-and-henan-droughts
  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Through the keyhole: the homes modern China forgot

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by X

    ... of 'China's Vanishing Worlds- Countryside, Traditions, and Cultural Spaces' Through the keyhole Throughout our numerous trips to far-flung parts of the mainland over the past eight years, we have ... The "old" China that was so vividly described by American writer Pearl S. Buck in the 1930s and 40s comes back to life in a labyrinth of dimly lit interwoven spaces. When hazy sunlight creeps ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1555313/through-keyhole-homes-modern-china-forgot
  7. News - Asia - POPULATION

    South Koreans could die out by 2750 if birth rates stay low (and Japanese won't be far behind)

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 10:40pm by Julian Ryall

    ... inhabitants within a few decades. Similar concerns are affecting Singapore and, increasingly, China, both of which are experiencing growing financial pressures caused by rising health care costs ... in the 1960s, the South Korean government introduced a family planning programme. Changing public attitudes towards large families have been exacerbated by urbanisation, people getting married later ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580936/falling-birth-rates-threaten-societies-throughout-east-asia-expert-says
  8. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Citic’s interim core profit flat, supported by earnings from property development

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 02:14pm by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Citic, China’s largest conglomerate and the Hong Kong-listed flagship of state-owned Citic Group, aims to expand its non-financial business so ... in the same period last yea were excluded. “[China’s] property market has huge demand, but this cannot be without limit,” he said. “In a few more years, profitability is bound to decline after years ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1581677/citics-interim-core-profit-flat-supported-earnings-property
  9. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Danish architects take space and light approach

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 05:34am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson peta.tomlinson@scmp.com Henning Larsen Architects' projects in China aim to be human-scale rather than monumental to foster a sense of community and well-being Danish architects take space and light approach With a population of less than 6 million, Denmark is smaller than many Chinese cities. Yet the rapidly urbanising China needs what the Nordic nation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/interiors-living/article/1581030/danish-architects-take-space-and-light-approach
  10. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    German chancellor Angela Merkel aims to expand trade ties on visit to China

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 12:07pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Berlin China is key market for EU powerhouse while mainland's rising class eager to buy German Merkel to stress export ties during visit German Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel heads to China this weekend for her seventh visit, eager to deepen trade and investment ties between the export powerhouses of Europe and Asia. For the EU's biggest economy, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1546414/german-chancellor-merkel-visit-china-expansion-trade-ties

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