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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. Business - Property - PROPERTY

    Superskyscrapers once more the height of fashion

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Talal, who owns the Savoy hotel in London, reportedly plans to build a 1,600-metre skyscraper, and one of the cities he is looking at is Shanghai, together with London, Moscow and New York. ... the Hunan-based developer Broad Group, known for making giant air-conditioning systems, has drawn up plans to build a 838-metre building, Sky City, in Changsha, capital of Hunan province. Though Sky City ...

  3. News - China - CHINADIGEST

    China Digest

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... the driver lost control. HUNAN Man killed at nightclub A young man was killed with a knife outside an entertainment venue in Changsha at around 11pm on Monday night, the Xiaoxiang Morning Herald reports. Plan for tallest tower A Changsha real estate developer has vowed to invest 4.2 billion yuan to build the world's tallest skyscraper in the city, the Sanxiang City Express reports. ...

  4. Henderson Land to acquire 10 mainland sites

    Posted Jun 18th 2007, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... investments or planned to invest in 20 second-tier mainland cites, he said. Henderson Land has projects under development in second-tier cities including Chongqing, Changsha, Suzhou, Xuzhou and Xian, ... a total gross floor area of 4.4 million sqft. Under the design, it will have a skyscraper of about 80 storeys and two serviced-apartment blocks. The site is in the city's financial ...

  5. Cities think big- but can they all really win?

    Posted Aug 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Lulu Chen, Naomi Rovnick

    ... several ports. Even farther to the south is Changsha in Hunan province, which embarked on a construction and infrastructure drive a decade ago. Today it has a surfeit of unsold homes. Apartment prices in Changsha fell 20 per cent, month on month, between June and July, according to DTZ, an international property agency. Changsha also is linked to the national high-speed railway. ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Succession leaves Wang empire in limbo

    Posted Nov 18th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill, Wang Jun

    ... Changsha and his native Wenzhou. But regulatory restrictions prevented him expanding his aviation business. Last year he purchased a controlling stake in Yichang airport, in Hubei province, ... and profits. Its biggest asset is a skyscraper in the Xujiahui commercial district of Shanghai, for which it paid 500 million yuan in 2002 and which is now worth more than one billion yuan. It also has ...

  8. Rolled gold

    Posted Mar 11th 2006, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... on a cigarette in his skyscraper office overlooking southwest Beijing, Jiang Chengkang looks back on a record year and dreams of raising billions of dollars on the Hong Kong market. Through the magic ... in China. They see each other as short-term partners rather than long-term allies. Two CNTC factories are competing for the right to make Marlboro- one is in Changsha, which makes Baisha (white ...

  9. Clear eye for the poor guy

    Posted Jul 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... misfortune. A burly, broad-shouldered man whose physical presence is still impressive at the age of 82, he was born in Lou De, a small town outside the provincial capital of Changsha, in 1922. After ... find ripe for a skyscraper, he bought a small, cheap property. Then he waited for the giants of the real estate world to make their move. Yu may not have gambled on horses or cards, but he bet ...




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