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  1. North Star, ally pay 9.2b yuan for Changsha site

    Posted Jul 25th 2007, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... billion yuan for a site in Changsha, Hunan province. The mixed-development riverside site covers 7.85 million square metres, the largest plot sold in the city and more than three times the size ... the accommodation value was less than some high-end Changsha residential properties. 'The city's average price for high-end residential property is about 4,500 yuan only,' a property agent ...

  2. Optimism over Shanghai skyscraper

    Posted Sep 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... and Taipei 101. The building is owned by Mori Building, whose other projects include the renowned Roppongi Hills in Tokyo. The skyscraper has the most expensive office space in Shanghai, charging ... Mitsui Banking Corp, Mizuho Banking Corporation, Mizuho Securities, and BNP Paribas. The skyscraper houses the world's highest observatory. Located from the 94th to the 100th floor, ...

  3. Armed robber in fatal bank shooting linked to four other murders

    Posted Dec 08th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam An unidentified armed robber who shot dead a customer coming out of a bank in Changsha, Hunan province, has been linked to four previous murders. Changsha police launched ... Police say he is a serial killer who also shot dead a 56-year-old farmer at a Changsha park on October 14, and killed three people in two shootings in Chongqing- about 1,000 kilometres away- ...

  4. Cities are facing a sinking problem

    Posted Mar 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on skyscrapers, leaks in subway tunnels, twists along high-speed rails, holes on highways, as well as the findings of last week's geological survey. Some scientists say the subsidence of mainland ... started to sink. Shanghai spends billions of yuan annually pumping water underground to fight subsidence, according to China Central Television. The construction of skyscrapers and underground ...

  5. HK skyline on top of the world

    Posted Dec 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 'But the quality of skyscrapers- as in their contribution to the quality of a city- is not the height but how they interface at the street level. 'Those who have walked the streets around ... skyscrapers* Hong Kong: 1,221 New York City: 563 Tokyo: 344 Chicago: 282 Dubai: 231 Shanghai: 225 Toronto: 152 Seoul: 110 Guangzhou: 108 Singapore: 125 *Buildings at least 100 metres high ...

  6. No land auction bids for idle developers

    Posted Dec 31st 2010, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... should have started in September 2004, the ministry said. Also identified were five plots in Beijing, five in Shanghai, two in Jiangsu and others spread around Wuxi in Wuhan and Changsha ...

  7. Games projects developer welcomes global spotlight

    Posted May 05th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... yuan (HK$10.27 billion) acquisition last year of a mixed-development riverside site in Changsha, Hunan province, the most expensive plot sold in the city and more than three times the size ... decisions. He was also one of the executives responsible for the housing reform in Beijing in the 1990s, which has affected the development of the city's property market. Recalling the Changsha ...

  8. Beijing railway chief axed in wake of crash

    Posted Oct 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... his career studying at the Changsha Railways Institute- now part of Central Southern University- and gained distinction implementing rail reforms in 2004. Last week's accident involved ...

  9. Glut of commercial space on mainland

    Posted Mar 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... a month and buy something in order to get a return.' Lee, however, was optimistic about the market in Wuhan and Changsha. There, existing shopping malls are old and insufficient to meet ...

  10. GLOBAL village

    Posted Apr 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... To get a true perspective of Beijing- from imperial to contemporary times- savvy visitors take the ear-popping ride to the 80th floor of the China World Summit Wing hotel, where, on a clear day, the vast city can be viewed in its entirety. Needless to say, the recently opened hotel, which occupies the upper levels of the skyscraper, has become a hugely popular spot. ...




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