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  1. 'No skyscrapers' for North District

    Posted Apr 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... skyscrapers, the planning chief told rural district councillors yesterday. The stance drew opposition from the councillors, who said the government's emphasis on conservation stifled development ... Sheung Shui and Fanling. 'We don't want every district to have the same skyscrapers,' he said. 'Each of them should have their own features preserved.' Some councillors, ...

  2. Member of democracy party freed after 7 years

    Posted Mar 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Shidong, 71, who previously worked at Hunan University, was released from Yuanjiang's Chisan prison in the morning and taken to Changsha by two prison staff, according to former student Nie ... calling for an end to one-party rule and the implementation of a multi-party democratic system, and published a political journal, Opposition Party, with a Changsha automobile factory worker Liao ...

  3. Private sector role urged in arms development

    Posted Dec 05th 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... development' in Hunan's Changsha. Those attending agreed the PLA would catch up with developed nations only by 'thoroughly merging with the market economy', the China News Services ...

  4. 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, ...

  5. Quotes of the week

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the Shard, London's new skyscraper The future belongs to us, the military dictatorships in the Arab world are gone, the Islamists will go Algeria's Boualem Sansal, denied prize money from ...

  6. The Hong Kong Region Review

    Posted Jul 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Institutions and Leadership in Town and Countryside offers a window into familiar places in recent, yet very different times. For anyone interested in the Hong Kong behind the skyscrapers, this book ...

  7. Can a new broom really sweep clean in polluted HK?

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of uninsulated, energy-hogging skyscrapers, and huge per capita carbon footprints. With the inauguration of a new chief executive, Leung Chun-ying, so soon after the Rio conference, a question worth ...

  8. China needs to address the causes of June 4, not just seek its reappraisal

    Posted May 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the Xinhua Gate at Zhongnanhai; they shouted slogans to bring down the Communist Party; and in Xian and Changsha, they broke the law through beatings, looting, and smashing and burning things. After ...

  9. Public has stake in Government Hill

    Posted Nov 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Albert Road, once the colonial seat of power, would become a jungle of skyscrapers and shopping malls. But the news that the tender for the project will specify that the new office tower ...

  10. Soong passes through HK on visit to mainland

    Posted May 05th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... STAFF REPORTER Updated at 6.49pm: The chairman of Taiwan's People First Party, James Soong, and his delegation transited through Hong Kong on Thursday, a government spokesman confirmed. Mr Song was on a visit to Xi'an, Nanjing, Shanghai, Changsha, Xiangtan and Beijing. A pool of journalists comprising staff from Television Broadcasts, Ming Pao Daily and Reuters TV ...




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