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  1. Another top official falls from grace in Tianjin graft probes

    Posted Dec 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Guangzhou A deputy ministerial level official in Tianjin has been made the subject of Communist Party disciplinary action over corruption allegations, making him the latest official in the city to fall from grace. Pi Qiansheng, 57, who was fo ...

  2. Travel & Tourism

    Posted Oct 01st 2008, 12:00am by Michael Standaert

    ... and red tape are part of the past. 'Definitely the Olympic Games has put Beijing, even the whole country, under the world spotlight,' said Judy Wang, public relations director in China ... of China wealth management research at UBS Securities. 'The Olympics have provided the world with the best way to get to know Beijing and China,' Mr Zhong said. 'This will in turn ...

  3. Zhou on course for wire-to-wire win in Beijing

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

    ... Staff Reporter Zhou Jun could secure a famous wire-to-wire victory after a two-under-par 70 put him two clear of Taiwan's Chan Yih-shin going into the final round of the Omega Championship at the Beijing Longxi Hotspring Golf Club. Zhou is on five-un ...

  4. Beijing Urban wins site for 1.2b yuan

    Posted Aug 08th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... to curb overheating. In August last year, a residential site in the same district attracted eight developers including China Vanke, the country's largest developer by market value, and Guangzhou R&F Properties, the biggest in Guangdong province. Hong Kong-listed Beijing North Star won with a bid that was 45 per cent higher than the minimum offer of 791 million yuan. Nicholas ...

  5. Games promo not likely to reverse downtrend in Beijing

    Posted Sep 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... bargains. Some developers have pledged to sell a certain number of apartments at discounted prices based on the number of gold medals Team China won. But information technology engineer Zhou Yuan ... winter. Sales for commercial properties fell 50.5 per cent in the first half of the year from a year earlier, according to a People's Bank of China report on the city's real estate ...

  6. Post-Games economy 'still sound'

    Posted Aug 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... growth, which has been decelerating this year. 'China will not have a post-Games [major slowdown] because the economic fundamentals will not change after the Olympics,' said Wang Yiming, ...

  7. Visa curbs bad for business, chambers say

    Posted Jul 25th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... yesterday by the South China Morning Post. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed that the country had strengthened certain measures for security, including 'necessary adjustments' ... letters, which are required in visa applications for business tours, training and research. The European Chamber of Commerce in China said the introduction of such restrictions without warning ...

  8. Coastal advantage to be tapped with development of ports

    Posted Jul 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mr Zhang, the former head of China's military industries, decided to put the development of the coast at centre-stage shortly after he took up the job in August last year. 'The ... the Japanese, have attracted increasing numbers of people wanting to pay tribute to China's revolutionary past. ...

  9. Photographer puts faces to construction of iconic Games sites

    Posted Jul 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the buildings, the buildings that are going to represent the new China. 'So for me, the workers became the ones who were overlooked.' Taking the 143 photographs formed only half the project. ...

  10. Security beefed up at Tiananmen ahead of later hours

    Posted Jul 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Al Guo Beijing has stepped up security checks at Tiananmen Square amid plans to keep it open until midnight for Olympic visitors. The deputy director of the Beijing Sports Bureau, Sun Xuecai, said that except for a couple of hours on August 8- the opening ...




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