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  1. Shanghai grabs bull by the horns as financial hub

    Posted Nov 20th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... Martin Zhou When the trading floor opened at the Shanghai Stock Exchange on November 26, 1990, China's financial history was picking up where it left off decades earlier. The coastal metropolis staged the country's first securities transactions ...

  2. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Shanghai outlet centre to promote affordable Italian luxury

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 10:21am by Daniel Ren

    ... for the nation's consumption". An annual income of more than 106,000 yuan is the level above which family cars and luxury items become affordable, according to McKinsey. Zonfa also plans to establish ...

  3. In a jam

    Posted Sep 09th 2003, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Last week, a blind man trying to cross Zhenning Road narrowly escaped being hit by a car whose driver initially refused to give way, even though he was running a red light. The car stopped at the last instant, the driver leaning on his horn, while the blind man tapped his white cane on the hood of the luxury sedan, desperately trying to cross the road. To cross that T-junction ...

  4. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Toys and games help us get back to a simpler way of life

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 11:54pm by George Chen

    ... is absolutely right. It occurs to me that I do see more people about my age playing with smartphone-controlled toy helicopters or racing cars at weekends. I've even been tempted to buy ...

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    Zhejiang car driver's 130km/h nightmare trip

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... forced a car driver to travel at 130km/h for nearly two hours. His ordeal ended when he crashed into a roadside barrier shortly after entering Shanghai. The driver, from Jiaxing in Zhejiang, told the Shanghai Evening News yesterday he put the car into cruise control- at 130km/h- while south of Hangzhou and heading towards Shanghai at about 5pm. He started to panic when he found he was unable ...

  6. Shanghai works on new water supply

    Posted Jun 07th 2007, 12:00am by Laura Liu

    ... generated from traffic failed to meet national standards, it said. Shanghai has banned car horns within the outer ring road since last Friday in an effort to improve the situation, with offenders ...

  7. Car stocks take hit from sales cap

    Posted Jul 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Car stocks are tipped to plunge today as a new cap on annual registrations of new cars in Guangzhou is expected to hit the mainland's already beleaguered car market. All major car stocks fell in Shanghai yesterday. Hong Kong's stock market was closed for a public holiday. Guangzhou Automobile and Great Wall Motors fell nearly 8 per cent, ...

  8. Shanghai car parks... a space odyssey

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren Shanghai held a public consultation last month on a draft plan to relieve its chronic shortage of car parking spaces. But even if it is implemented, the plan is unlikely to be of much help. The city government is considering ways to better use car parks in residential compounds after people drive their cars to work. The draft suggests residential compounds should open ...

  9. Shanghai Auto Show a global car fest

    Posted Apr 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Neil Gough in Shanghai Anyone questioning the importance of the mainland market to the global vehicle industry need look no further than the Shanghai car show. Some 700,000 people ... the world's biggest car companies jockey for journalists' time and column-centimetres in a game of public relations one-upmanship that is perhaps unrivalled in the world: yesterday alone, 77 ...

  10. Lawyer hits roadblock in car plate case

    Posted May 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alice Yan Shanghai lawyer Si Weijiang's drive for greater transparency in the city's controversial auctions of car licence plates suffered a third setback late last month, ... people's rights to buy cars and could benefit scalpers. ...




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