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  1. Cheung leads HK domination in Changsha

    Posted May 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong riders dominated the Changsha leg of the All-China Road Race Championships Series yesterday. Youngster Cheung King-wai was the first to cross the finish line in the 195-kilometre, seven-lap race along Changsha city's Shuang River. Veteran Wong Kam-po, who had a disappointing criterium race on Thursday, was back to his old self, finishing third. It's ...

  2. Police raids root out tainted food producers

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Xinhua reported yesterday. Police in Changsha, Hunan, said 96 people were facing criminal charges after an investigation into the production of substandard food, valued at 22.8 million yuan ... in Langli in Changsha county police discovered that the substances were being used to improve the texture and appearance of its dried tofu. More than 43 tonnes of substandard food has been found ...

  3. Sowing seeds of hope among the 'leftover children'

    Posted Jul 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of a suburban village in Changsha, Hunan province, helped start a non-governmental project called the Farmhouse School. What drove you to start the project? Since becoming secretary of the village ... Why did you choose Longdong village for the project? Longdong is in the northwest of Lianhua township in Changsha's Yuelu district. It has 1,203 households and 4,097 people. ...

  4. Museum seeks fresh look at relics

    Posted Aug 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Palace Museum porcelain specialist Yang Jingrong said the vase, ostensibly from the Changsha Kiln, was a replica made in the late 1990s, as no such item had ever been excavated from the site of the kiln in Changsha, Hunan province. Yang also called into question the proportions of the vase, saying its handle would hardly be able to withstand the weight of the liquid inside. The CCTV ...

  5. Digest

    Posted Nov 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in Changsha, Hunan. In Beijing, developers recorded no sales at 26 new projects. Sales of new and second-hand flats dipped week on week by 22 and 26.5 per cent respectively. Peggy Sito ...

  6. Richard McGregor

    Posted Jan 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... in Beijing in 1998. Yet after striving for years to get to China's capital, I didn't stay long. I blame Hunan [province's] capital, Changsha, for that. Homesick after eight years away and with the offer of a job at home, I made up my mind to return to Australia during an assignment in a freezing Changsha hotel room on a miserable winter's day. After a two-year stint in Canberra, ...

  7. Citic mainland retail fund raises first US$225m

    Posted Nov 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... is ID Mall, a nearly completed upmarket shopping mall in Changsha, capital of Hunan province. ID Mall has a retail gross floor area of approximately 86,000 square metres and is located in the prime area of Changsha. Joseph Tang, director of Townsend Group, a global property investment manager, which is the cornerstone investor in the fourth fund, said: 'The China market ...

  8. Guangzhou's quest for reinvention

    Posted Aug 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Denise Tsang denise.tsang@scmp.com Imagine it is a beautiful clear day in Guangzhou and the year is 2015. Businessmen are embarking on high-speed trains to Wuhan, Changsha, or as far ... said. 'All factors point to the demise of labour-intensive and primitive industries,' said Lau, whose factory in Dalang town in Dongguan produces curtain walls for skyscrapers. Stanley ...

  9. Street race sensation

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... For sports fans and the glitterati, the Formula 1 Grand Prix is unmissable, twisting breathtakingly beneath downtown skyscrapers and historic landmarks. This year, all 82,500 tickets for each day of the night races were sold out. Many tourists arrived from overseas to attend the 10-day 'Grand Prix Season', which also included parties, race-themed events, concerts ...

  10. Home Help

    Posted Jun 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Stylists Annie Gotterson and Pavan Shamdasani 1 Egg cup by Alessi (HK$440) 2 A Curious Toile tableware by Tracy Hollins (HK$29-HK$189), available at Loveramics 3 Coffee-maker by Alessi (HK$610) 4 La Tropicale Ouverte plate by Jose Levy (HK$850), available at Kapok 5 Bowls from the Thin Black Lines series by Nendo (phillipsdepury.com) 6 Skyscraper vases by Constantin Boym ...




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