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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRAVEL

    Cross-border sailing expected to start soon between Hong Kong and Chinese waters

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung in Nansha tony.cheung@scmp.com Private boats will be able to enter Guangdong waters Cross-border sailing to begin soon A Hong Kong businessman operating a marina in a pilot development zone in Guangzhou expects a cross-border sailing scheme for private vessels suggested by Guangdong authorities to take effect soon. Ian Fok Chun-wan said he hoped power boats and yachts ...

  2. Prices lure retirees over border

    Posted Feb 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... across the border because of prohibitive property prices in Hong Kong. 'Many middle-class people have moved back to China in the last two to three years because Hong Kong is getting more ... For example, flats at the Shenzhen private estate Mangrove West Coast, which is conveniently located near the Lok Ma Chau border crossing, are selling from about 2,800 yuan per sq ft (HK$3,447), ...

  3. Cross-border anti-graft group set up

    Posted Jul 05th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan Guangdong, Macau and Hong Kong anti-corruption authorities have agreed to set up a working group to map out long-term strategies for corruption prevention and education. That follows a three-day visit to Guangdong by Independent Commission Agai ...

  4. HK must take the lead in its dance with partners across the border

    Posted Sep 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to Guangdong and its capital, Guangzhou, which is eager to reclaim its historic role as south China's leading commercial centre. More immediately, Hong Kong needs to improve its own cross- border ... travelling the same distance by rail to the Cinderella border crossing at Lowu, with its midnight closing, takes double the time. Hong Kong's airport has since rolled out a network of ferry ...

  5. Cross-border supply chain survey boosts co-operation

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be needed and gave its support to a comprehensive cross-border supply chain study. Stephen Chan, general manager of logistics for DKSH Hong Kong, is a key member of the team conducting the study. The prime objective, he said, was to get a better understanding of cross-border supply chain management. With that, it would be possible to identify best practices and then make recommendations ...

  6. Think-tanks oil cross-border ties

    Posted Oct 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... government jointly propose that the administrations set up a training fund for Guangdong company executives and officials responsible for cross-border economic co-operation. About 24 per cent of more ...

  7. Western Corridor border to operate around the clock

    Posted Feb 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying in Guangzhou The Shenzhen checkpoint for the Western Corridor will operate around the clock when the cross-border expressway is completed by early 2006, said Guangdong ... consider extending the opening hours at other border crossings such as Lowu and Shataukok. 'If you think it's not enough, [if] 24-hour crossing is necessary, both sides can discuss ...

  8. Delta bridge will take priority at cross-border conference

    Posted Aug 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The proposal to build a bridge linking Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai will top the agenda today in cross-border talks led by Guangdong Governor Huang Huahua and Hong Kong's Chief ... the journey time to one hour. Co-operation on combating air pollution and, possibly, changes to the system for cross-border notification about dealing with infectious diseases after the Sars outbreak ...

  9. Cross-border negotiations starting to bear fruit

    Posted Aug 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... say. Not only has it taken a step towards building the link between Hong Kong and western Guangdong, it also marks the beginning of a new era in cross-border co-operation - the fruit of significant changes in the political environment on both sides of the border. The governor came to the meeting with new-found confidence and vigour to speed up integration in the Pearl River Delta, ...

  10. It's time for boarders over the border

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Sally Course

    ... International schools in the mainland could provide the answer for busy Hong Kong parents, says Sally Course as she takes a look at what is a growing trend HIDDEN FROM the sprawling industrial wasteland that makes up much of Guangdong just across the border, and defying the choking sulphurous pall that often hangs over the area is an oasis of calm. Rolling hills, picture ...




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