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  1. Nokia reaches out to farmers with limited internet access

    Posted May 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to subscribe to the service for 5 to 8 yuan per month in a package available for two models of low-end handsets. It will also be available for more handsets in future. 'While China's urbanisation is growing rapidly, we believe there is a compelling need to provide mobile solutions in emerging markets, bringing affordable, quality and locally relevant information direct ...

  2. Growing cities will challenge China: report

    Posted Oct 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'China's urbanisation will have profound impacts on the economy,' the report said. Food production will rise as fewer people work in agriculture, it said. Loans for people living in rural ... said. 'A key question is whether such productivity gains in China's agriculture can keep pace with the increases in food demand associated with greater urbanisation,' it said. ...

  3. Hey teacher, leave those kids alone

    Posted Nov 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... it evolves from generations of social interaction. Perhaps the idea says something about the stress that China's urbanisation has placed on traditional family values and ties that have ... by the state-sanctioned China National Association for Ethical Studies to cultivate 'dutiful children'. Up to 60 children aged four to six will be selected in each county for 100 days of etiquette ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China can turn its challenges into clear opportunities for greener growth

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 08:24pm by Manish Bapna and Deborah Seligsohn

    ... and manage urbanisation A clear opportunity Confronted with a cooling economy and global headlines declaring an "Airpocalypse", China faces challenges on multiple fronts. While many people ... and other infectious diseases, are also expected to mount as global temperatures rise. As China moves to tackle issues related to the economy, pollution and urbanisation, each carries opportunities ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Bigger may be better when it comes to reforming China's state machinery

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 12:00am by WINSTON MOK

    ... Winston Mok Winston Mok says reform in urbanisation and innovation requires co-ordination across ministries Bigger may be better when it comes to transforming China's state machinery ... the many groups that could emerge, two stand out: First, on urbanisation. China's urbanisation has been proceeding rapidly but not necessarily in the right direction. It is meant to provide ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Dreams of an urban China

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 12:00am by DAN STEINBOCK

    ... the impending urbanisation plan, and the highly anticipated reform of the hukou, or household registration, system. In view of current realities, a rapid end to the hukou system would wreck China ... growth path is unsustainable. Led by Li, China's leadership believes that the new urbanisation should achieve lower urban density, support conservation, and attract more foreign and private ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China

    China’s new property rules hit real estate stocks

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 03:11pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... long-term demand will not suddenly disappear,” he said in a research note, citing China’s continuing urbanisation. It was not clear when the new tax will come into force, but homeowners rushed ... Homeowners who sell their properties will have to pay a capital gains tax of 20 per cent on their profits, the State Council, or cabinet, said in a statement late Friday. China previously taxed ...

  8. News - China - CULTURE

    Saving Guangxi's cultural heritage from decline

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 01:37pm

    ... of young people resulting from China’s urbanisation drive. “Some who left their hometowns for urban jobs long ago can’t even speak the Yao language anymore, let alone sing local songs,” he ...

  9. China Urban Resources eyes HK$150m IPO by year-end

    Posted Nov 06th 2006, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... and the mainland, in particular those related to urban development, Mr Jao said. 'China's urbanisation rate was 37.9 per cent in 2004. Urbanisation is estimated to reach 70 per cent by 2050,' ... Carol Chan Firm wants cash to invest in projects or businesses related to China's fast-expanding development China Urban Resources Opportunity Investment says it plans to raise ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China should allow rural land to be openly bought and sold in the market

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 03:18am by Hu Shuli

    ... problems. Fully utilising China's stock of land for development will take the country closer to its goal of sustainable urbanisation. The figures are worrying. China's physical landscape ... is timely. Urbanisation in China is challenging, given its complex land management system, and is further complicated by problems that come with an economy in transition. In the three megacity ...




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