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  1. Inflation-hit manufacturers brace for new round of hefty pay rises

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... the 1980s.' A wave of labour disputes swept through mainland factories from May to July last year. Taiwanese-owned electronics manufacturer Foxconn and several Japanese car and parts makers ... to raise the minimum wage by at least 20 per cent annually over the next five years to boost domestic consumption. But manufacturers in Guangdong said it would do little to solve the region's ...

  2. Days of manufacturing glory for Dongguan appear to be over

    Posted May 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... He Huifeng Dongguan, the once gritty hub of Guangdong's manufacturing in the Pearl River Delta, got some bad news late last month as economic data confirmed that a slowdown has taken ... months of this year alone. Worries about poor performance have spread quickly throughout Dongguan, especially among manufacturers who made the city the economic star of the delta. Once home ...

  3. Business - China Business - CARS

    Guangdong eyes green car growth

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Spending to go up on production of new-energy vehicles, but province unlikely to hit sales goals Guangdong eyes green car growth Guangdong plans to spend 57.3 ... such as BYD and Dongfeng-Nissan, its expected sales of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid cars will reach only a tenth of the State Council's target of 500,000 units by 2015. Shenzhen-based ...

  4. Workers win payout fight after factory closure

    Posted Nov 05th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... closures in the once-booming Guangdong manufacturing hub. The money came on top of the 24 million yuan in municipal funds the city used last month to cover back pay for workers of a bankrupt Hong Kong company, a move that attracted overwhelming criticism. Guangdong authorities had forecast a prolonged manufacturing slowdown and predicted about 30 per cent of factories in Dongguan could ...

  5. Guangdong to ease pressure on factories

    Posted Jul 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for environmentally-friendly manufacturing, the sources said. In its next five-year plan, Guangdong wants to shift to higher value-added exports such as cars and high-tech machinery and equipment, from ... Denise Tsang denise.tsang@scmp.com Guangdong is to offer incentives to shore up processing trade- manufacturing that relies on imported raw and auxiliary materials, parts and components- ...

  6. News - China

    Police hold Guangdong car protest sticker printer

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 03:48pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Police in southern China have detained a car owner for online attempts to organise a campaign against rising licence fees, state press said on Wednesday in a sign of official concern over potential unrest. The owner, publicly identified only by an online name, hoped for 100 cars to parade around Yangjiang in Guangdong province after the city ...

  7. News - China - GUANGDONG

    Guangdong school dean caught with 'fake' police licence plates

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:05pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Staff Reporters Two luxury vehicles in the Guangdong town of Huizhou carrying counterfeit police licence plates belong to the dean of an education institute, according to police. The cars ... emblazoned with a pass for officials, the report said. The news comes as restrictions on using military licence plates on luxury cars came into effect on Wednesday, under a call from President Xi ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Guangdong targets sustainable growth

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... such as Jiangsu in the east, where GDP soared 10.1 per cent. In an effort to restructure the local economy, Guangdong has been introducing high-end manufacturing and services operations to the affluent ... high-end products including flat steel for cars, home electric appliances, and oil tankers, most of which still rely heavily on imports. Among other major projects, carmaker FAW's joint ...

  9. Coastal labour shortage driving manufacturers inland

    Posted Sep 25th 2004, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... manufacturing facilities are in Zhuhai and Zhongshan in the Pearl River Delta. Kingmaker would increase its manufacturing in Vietnam from 35 per cent to 40 per cent of its total next year, said its ... from 36 to 42 next year, Mr Lai said. Similarly, Yue Yuen, the world's largest contract manufacturer of sports shoes, plans to set up a production base in the southwest province ...

  10. Business digest

    Posted Jul 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... southern opens regional routes China Southern Airlines started flying its new 50-seat domestically manufactured jets from the old Guangzhou airport this week before the city's new facility opens next month. The Guangzhou-based carrier began flying 10 domestic routes with the two new ERJ-145s it received from manufacturer Harbin Embraer about two weeks ago. The carrier ordered six ...




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