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  1. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Business is blooming for entrepreneurial Beijing florist

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com Enterprising florist has found a fertile opportunity in the upmarket wedding and gala market as more mainlanders have cash to splash Business is bloomingfor ... for himself in the industry. Cao specialises in weddings, parties and galas. He opens up about how the mainland flower business has slowly developed over the years but continues to lag behind other ...

  2. Special suppliers blur boundaries between politics and business

    Posted Nov 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Business News says the label also comes at a high price, with an endorsement from the Great Hall costing a supplier up to 5 million yuan (HK$6.1 million) a year. Nonetheless, it can be a more ... scandal over melamine-tainted milk powder. In the distilled liquor trade, business news website Hexun.com reports, 95 per cent of producers possess some sort of special supplier title, whether ...

  3. Group-buying websites going out of business

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... website navigation, said more than 300 closed in August, while statistics from another group-buying aggregator, lingtuan.com, showed another 419 went out of business last month. It said 5,700 ... early last year, was planning to lay off 3,300 of its 4,000 employees, Beijing Business Today reported. Having claimed that it had raised 200 million yuan in funding earlier this year, ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Getting a flat in new affordable housing project in Beijing like winning a lottery

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 11:07am by CELINE SUN; LANGI CHIANG

    ... home" project along the southeastern part of the capital's fifth ring road- about half an hour's drive to the nearest central business district. What worries applicants ...

  5. EU businesses complain of discrimination

    Posted May 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ed Zhang in Beijing ed.zhang@scmp.com European businesses' love-hate relationship with China appears to have deteriorated, with almost half the respondents to a new survey complaining of discrimination over the past two years. While 79 per cent are optimistic about business growth, the Business Confidence Survey 2011, released yesterday in Beijing by the European Union Chamber ...

  6. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    Faith can go on its merry way, but get the festive spirit and shop

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 04:47am by George Chen

    ... Some people may say it really doesn't matter. Business is business. Who will care whether the story about the origin of St Valentine's Day is real or not? Let's just fall in love and De Beers will be waiting for us to buy the ring. Sounds like the same logic at work in the business perspective on Christmas. Talking of big spending, according to my government sources ...

  7. Braving the beast to do business on the mainland

    Posted Feb 20th 2010, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... market that no serious corporate dare ignore. Both are about clothing brands that most women have heard of and women like me cannot afford. It's not hard to imagine the headaches businesses ... and consultants to ensure a smooth launch of its first mainland store. Gaining a business licence is essential and one of the main items in the application is the business description which, for those ...

  8. Huge gas blast rips through busy Beijing restaurant

    Posted Sep 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok A tense Beijing was shaken by a gas explosion at a Xinjiang restaurant in the early hours yesterday. It is unclear how many people were injured. The explosion was the latest in a string of serious incidents that have rattled Beijing as the c ...

  9. Visa clampdown a blow for business travellers

    Posted Apr 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... system. In the case of the former, no reason has been given, nor an indication if the move is temporary or permanent. For the latter, technical hitches were cited, and until October, business ...

  10. Glass-bead hobby turns into big business

    Posted Dec 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... who wanted to live out the rest of their lives in their birthplace. How did you get into the beads business? About 15 years ago when I was travelling in Italy I fell in love with glass beads ... It also relaxed me. I was running my own insurance business back then and it was very stressful. In 2004, I moved back to Beijing with my parents. My husband was very supportive and we bought ...




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