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  1. News - Hong Kong - CONSTRUCTION

    Developers' terms 'pushing up building costs'

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:03am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Industry boss says onerous demands and labour shortage make life tough Developers' terms 'pushing up building costs' Hong Kong builders ... place in the world for construction. Soaring wages and strong demand due to massive public building projects had long been blamed for pushing up costs, but Thomas Ho, president ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583165/developers-terms-pushing-building-costs
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Benefits of building a barrier-free city will outweigh the costs

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 01:21pm by MABEL CHAN

    ... Mabel Chan Mabel Chan says Hong Kong cannot afford to wait any longer as our population profile ages rapidly Price of doing nothing will be higher than cost of building a barrier-free city ... a long way off, but the truth is that the entire community will feel the negative effects of our current building design practices on our freedom much earlier than that. This is very much ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1582876/benefits-building-barrier-free-city-will-outweigh-costs
  3. News - World - FRANCE

    Deadly building collapse follows explosion in Paris suburb

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:44am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bobigny, France Deadly building collapse follows explosion A four-storey building in a Paris suburb collapsed after an explosion yesterday, killing a child ... Philippe Galli, the prefect of Saint-Seine-Denis. An eight-year-old died in the building's collapse, and firefighters found an unconscious 80-year-old woman in the debris who died while being ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1582593/deadly-building-collapse-follows-explosion-paris-suburb
  4. News - Asia - WRESTLING

    Japanese lawmaker in effort to 'build peace' with pro-wrestling extravaganza in North Korea

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 10:14am by KYODO

    ... Kyodo in Pyongyang A Japanese parliamentarian arrived in North Korea on Thursday with more than 20 pro-wrestlers to stage a rare combat sports extravaganza this weekend, saying that he will seek world peace from one of the world’s most isolated countries. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1581650/japanese-lawmaker-effort-build-peace-pro-wrestling-extravaganza-north
  5. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Watchdog urged to investigate building maintenance bid-rigging

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:56am by TIMMY SUNG

    ... Timmy Sung timmy.sung@scmp.com Watchdog urged to probe bid-rigging The competition watchdog was urged yesterday to investigate bid rigging in building maintenance projects to protect ... crack down on unscrupulous firms colluding to raise prices for building maintenance and renovations. The group, which staged a demonstration outside the commission's office in Wan Chai, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581282/watchdog-urged-investigate-building-maintenance-bid-rigging
  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - ENVIRONMENT

    Green Building Week aims to change people’s daily lives

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 11:52am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Green Building Week aims to change people's lives The Hong Kong Green Building Council, a non-profit organisation, is gearing up for next week's ... Kong Green Building Week not only focused on green development, but also hoped to change the general public's behaviour and mindset in order to protect the environment, said Conrad Wong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1579133/green-building-week-aims-change-peoples-daily-lives
  7. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTES

    Vietnam sends senior official to China to build bridges after oil rig stand-off

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:21pm by Teddy Ng, KRISTINE KWOK

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing and Kristine Kwok Vietnam wants to ensure tensions don't flare up again after riots over oil drilling Hanoi sends party official to China to mend fences A senior Vietnamese Communist Party official arrives in China today on a fenc ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580538/vietnam-sends-senior-official-china-build-bridges-after-oil-rig-stand
  8. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Pressure builds within US Federal Reserve to signal new policy course

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 09:54am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Jackson Hole, Wyoming Improved economic data and growing anxiety over low interest rates have set stage for US central bank to look at rewriting policy statement Pressure on Fed to adjust policy course Pressure is building within the Federal Reserve for officials to move as early as next month to more clearly acknowledge improvements in the US economy and lay the groundwork ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1580504/pressure-builds-within-us-federal-reserve-signal-new-policy
  9. News - Hong Kong - TRAGEDY

    Probe after worker dies at Sai Kung building site

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:45am by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff Reporters Probe after worker dies at Sai Kung building site A worker died in hospital after he collapsed at a residential construction site in Sai Kung West Country Park yesterday. Lam Yin, 57, was operating a pneumatic drill to break up concrete on the ground floor of one of six village houses being built at Tai Tan, near Wong Shek pier, at about 10am when he collapsed. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1579478/probe-after-worker-dies-sai-kung-building-site
  10. Business - Companies - AGRICULTURE

    New Hope plans to build 50 food factories overseas in next five years

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 11:13am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih in Shanghai hanshih.toh@scmp.com Mainland agricultural firm will invest US$500m in processing plants over the next five years New Hope sets timetable to build 50 food ... agricultural companies. It plans to spend US$500 million in the next five years building food processing factories overseas, mainly in Southeast Asia, vice-president Wang Hang said at the China Goes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1579025/new-hope-plans-build-50-food-factories-overseas-next-five-years

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