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  1. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Alarm bells sound over local government stimulus plans

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... in a string of capital-intensive industries. Elsewhere, Hunan's provincial capital Changsha, which already wants to build the world's tallest skyscraper, said it would invest an additional ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. ING property unit eyes mainland deals

    Posted Feb 21st 2007, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... and Changsha. Purchases in second-tier cities would be its next target. 'We are negotiating very actively on various projects,' said ING Real Estate managing director Richard van den Berg. ... throughout the mainland including Shanghai, Tianjin, Chongqing as well as in Hubei and Guangdong provinces. The firm's residential projects in Shanghai, Changsha and Tianjin have been on sale ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. High-speed train fares fall after go-slow order

    Posted Aug 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... holiday,' Wu said. 'Air fares might be under pressure for shorter routes such as Guangzhou to Changsha, but for other routes such as Beijing to Shanghai, I don't see train fares posing any ...

  7. News - China

    China Digest

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is in line with national targets for the 2011-2015 period. Last year, the minimum wage increased by 22 per cent across the country. HUNAN Cameras to watch schools Changsha police say high-definition ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. The real cost of playing host to the Asian Games

    Posted Nov 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with skyscrapers has required the destruction of many two-storey houses in Guangdong's signature Lingnan architectural style. So great was the resentment from one sector of the city - aggrieved ... Games has been the attitude of its residents and their recognition that the future of their city lies not in the construction of skyscrapers and the burning of fireworks, but in sustainable ...

  10. Mainland developers face income pressure as slump seen continuing

    Posted Aug 25th 2008, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... happen in cities that had attracted the most speculative buying and where a large new supply had yet to come to the market, Mr Wang said. These included Beijing, Changsha, Shanghai, Tianjin, ... to the market,' he said, citing rumours of policy relaxation. Mr Wang also said the Changsha city government recently offered cash subsidies to homebuyers. 'If the central government approves ...




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