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  1. Wild at heart

    Posted Sep 30th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... tourists to visit the zones, there is a need to develop local transportation infrastructure- things such as expressways and cable cars- which also greatly disturbs local wildlife. Local residents ... Tang Xiyang survived the Cultural Revolution by getting closer to nature. Now, he tells Andy Cheng he is trying to return the favour Call him China's David Attenborough. At a spry 75, ...

  2. Macau exhibits all the traits of being an exposition nemesis

    Posted Nov 26th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... the mainland's equivalent of the Trade Development Council, has agreed to manage the Venetian Macau's maiden trade fair in the second half of 2007 and Hong Kong industry representatives see the deal ... The domestic industry is fighting stiff competition from its neighbours for a fair share of trade shows, writes Andy Cheng Amid the mad rush to develop trade fair facilities in Shanghai, ...

  3. Views on harbour 'are being hijacked'

    Posted Feb 01st 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... hectares of land at the Wan Chai harbour front. The government has proposed a highway to be built underground, a highway with half in a tunnel and half elevated above ground, and a ground-level highway. Last night the government said: 'We are confident that through the public engagement exercise, the public would put forward their views on the types of harbour-front developments ...

  4. China Power will not take 'no' for an answer

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... publicly that CPI was interested in Hong Kong's electricity market. Ms Li stressed that CPI's listed flagship, China Power International Development, which operates power stations ... Andy Cheng and Cheung Chi-fai Firm still eager to supply local market despite being snubbed by HK duopoly China Power International Holding (CPI) yesterday reiterated its desire to break ...

  5. Guangdong plans more road, port facilities

    Posted Aug 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... Andy Cheng in Guangzhou The Guangdong government is set to invest 290 billion yuan in land and sea transportation infrastructure over the next five years. Zhang Yuanyi, head ... cent. Official statistics show that Guangdong's GDP grew at a rate of 12.6 per cent year on year in the first half of this year. In the same period last year, it expanded by 15.1 per cent, ...

  6. Jiangxi Copper plans huge output rise

    Posted Aug 11th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... Andy Cheng Jiangxi Copper, the locally listed arm of China's largest copper producer, would invest heavily in expanding production over the next four years, it said yesterday. ... figures showed the average price of its copper products had risen 29 per cent since last year. In the first half of this year, Jiangxi sold 227,000 tonnes of copper, 7.7 tonnes of gold and 229 ...

  7. Hongkong Electric dismisses call to halve its rate of return

    Posted May 13th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... by almost half, the latest volley in a standoff over the agreement governing the city's duopoly of power providers. The company was responding to the Federation of Hong Kong Industries, which ... industries that had moved from Hong Kong to the mainland might come back if electricity prices were cut. Hong Kong's power utility operating environment heated up recently after several mainland ...

  8. Cosco sees breakeven in 2007 for Nansha

    Posted May 21st 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... to break even in 2007, according to deputy managing director Kelvin Wong Tin-yau. The development, which Mr Wong said was Cosco's focus, was one of nine new port projects of the firm ... the project will break even in 2007,' he said, adding that the company had US$200 million cash on hand. The port operating arm of the mainland's largest ship-owning firm, China Ocean ...

  9. Power-boost plan to help Pearl River Delta

    Posted May 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Chenzhou city. It has already obtained the central government's approval for the expansion. Chen Bin, deputy general manager of China Resources Power Hunan Liyujiang, said the expansion work ... production costs.' Half of the electricity generated in Hunan is produced by coal-fired power plants, but Peng Tuyuan, vice-director of the Reform and Development Office in Hunan, said a request ...

  10. Coal mines targeted

    Posted Oct 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China Shenhua Energy will consider acquiring small coal mines ordered closed by the government on safety concerns, according to chairman Chen Biting. Speaking after the company's announcement of an 80.1 per cent jump in first-half net profit to 7.8 billion yuan, Mr Chen said the company would look at opportunities to buy such coal mines of less than 90,000 tonnes of annual ...




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