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  1. Business - Comment - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Ban not stopping mainlanders from buying more homes

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... such as existing urban households trading up to larger homes within their affordability. When this theory is applied to mainland China, demand for housing varies across the provinces as urbanisation rates ... a big fall. In addition, the acceleration of urbanisation will become the driving force for housing demand in the next decade. With the rapid growth of housing demand, developers are to jostling ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCE

    China leads countries in signing up for US$50b Asian infrastructure bank

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 03:41am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com 21 countries sign up to Asian infrastructure bank China and 20 other countries yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding to create ... Up to half the shares in the proposed US$50 billion Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) could be owned by China, strengthening Beijing's leadership in the region and countering ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    PolyU professor's traffic system wins Apec award after easing jams in Bangkok

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:22am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... protection [and] energy conservation … in the Apec region," said China's science and technology vice-minister Cao Jianlin, who presented the award in Beijing yesterday. "Better management of transportation arteries is vital to building smarter, low-carbon cities that support sustainable urbanisation and increased capacity for economic growth," said Dr Agus Hoetman, who ...

  5. News - China - MINING ACCIDENTS

    16 killed, 11 injured after coal mine collapses in China's Xinjiang region

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 01:02pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Sixteen workers were killed after a coal mine collapsed in China’s far western region of Xinjiang, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, highlighting ... answered the phone at the mine’s offices said he could not comment and calls to the Xinjiang regional safety administration rang unanswered. China’s mines are the deadliest in the world because ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Managing China's urban spread

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by WINSTON MOK

    ... of developing small and midsize cities. The rapid transformation of China's smaller cities has been impressive, and they should form an integral part of the nation's long-term urbanisation ... cities for 500,000- to cater for the growth in urban residents. As Professor Li Yining, a leading economist in China, has warned, indiscriminate investment in urbanisation may pose significant ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    China won't budge on Hong Kong poll decision, plenum statement shows

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 06:30am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Party vows to uphold 'one country, two systems' The Communist Party's key meeting ended yesterday with a pledge to guarantee implementation of "one country, two systems" and maintain the long-term ...

  8. Business - China Business

    China drafts rules for carbon market

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 05:01am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing China drafts rules for carbon market Mainland China is planning hefty fines for companies that fail to comply with the rules of its national carbon trading market ... on an annual basis. The NDRC proposal would allow mainland China to avoid situations such as the one in the European Union, where an ever-increasing surplus in permits since 2008 has cut demand, ...

  9. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Rising values put an end to cheap China IPOs

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 04:54am by Bloomberg

    ... an end to cheap China IPOs At the start of this year, Beijing Tongtech was the closest thing to a sure bet in the mainland stock market. The software developer was among the first companies ... per cent on their first day of trading, the maximum percentage gain allowed. The China Securities Regulatory Commission had halted IPO sales for at least a year to strengthen the quality ...

  10. News - China - HEALTH

    China pledges an extra HK$630 million to Africa in battle against Ebola

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 03:48am by AP; MIMI LAU

    ... Associated Press and Mimi Lau in Guangzhou New donation announced as deadly virus spreads to New York and Mali China pledges HK$630m Ebola aid China has pledged 500 million yuan (HK$630 ... Still, the bowling alley was closed as a precaution, and his Harlem apartment was cordoned off. Some experts have said it is "only a matter of time" before Ebola enters Asia- and China ...




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