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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. News - China - FOOD SAFETY

    GM foods in limbo in China as safety certificates expire

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:36am by MANDY ZUO

    ... with rapid urbanisation in China, demand for corn as feed for animals has also grown quickly," said Wang, who is also a senior regulatory affairs manager with major seed company Pioneer Hi-Bred ... Advocates of GM rice hold tasting events in China The ministry issued the certificates for one GM corn and two GM rice varieties five years ago to great controversy because they were the first ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1575581/gm-foods-limbo-china-safety-certificates-expire
  3. 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
  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. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Changing tides could shift focus from China to Africa

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:33am by JUNE SUN

    ... June Sun june.sun@scmp.com Ageing population in China may see Sub-Saharan region's labour force become highly competitive Changing tides could shift focus to Africa Shifting demographic tides could stymie the dawning of the much-heralded Chinese century and see development surge in Sub-Saharan Africa, two recent studies show. China was facing the challenges of an ageing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1580413/changing-tides-could-shift-focus-china-africa
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Rising wages for construction workers pressure mainland developers

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 02:44pm by Peggy Sito

    ... a construction boom in property and infrastructure fuelled by the mainland's urbanisation drive. "Even if you pay 13,000 yuan (HK$16,388) a month, it is not easy to find skilled construction ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1593085/rising-wages-construction-workers-pressure-mainland
  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - INVESTMENT

    Citic Capital eyes pair of retail developments

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 12:21pm by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Asset manager steps up shopping mall push on the mainland to tap urbanisation boom Citic Capital sets sights on two retail projects State-controlled asset ... was in a first-tier city and the other in a second-tier city. Founded in 2002, Citic Capital counts among its shareholders China Investment Corp, the country's sovereign wealth fund, and Citic Group, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1571331/citic-capital-eyes-pair-retail-developments
  8. Urbanisation is key to economic growth, says central bank chief

    Posted Jul 04th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... terms, is urbanisation,' he said. 'After all, we have a lot of areas to urbanise, to lay the foundation for future growth in consumption.' China's savers had amassed more than ... Martin Zhou The mainland will need a massive urbanisation campaign to drive its economic growth in the short term, the central bank chief told the Global Think Tank Summit in Beijing. Zhou ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/685739/urbanisation-key-economic-growth-says-central-bank-chief
  9. Why we're urbanising Hong Kong to death

    Posted Jan 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Markus Shaw

    ... that was driven by the need for rapid urbanisation and large infrastructure projects. This model was made necessary by the rapid growth of the population and economy, and its success cannot be denied. The pressures of urbanisation were so overwhelming that we could not afford to be overly sentimental about conservation or the environment. Conservation was perceived as a luxury, and spending ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/577198/why-were-urbanising-hong-kong-death
  10. Business - Economy - CHINA

    World Bank-State Council study urges priority on China land reforms

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 05:29am by Victoria Ruan

    ... must put land reforms at the top of its agenda to turn more rural people into city dwellers, a joint study on the mainland's new urbanisation model launched by the World Bank and the Development Research Centre of the State Council said. Beijing could afford the costs brought by its urbanisation plan for the next two decades if it could make the necessary policy adjustments ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1457264/world-bank-state-council-study-urges-priority-china-land-reforms

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