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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. Developer's futuristic design ready to tackle the elements

    Posted Dec 15th 2004, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... of PTFE, a strong, lightweight material developed by Kajima of Japan. Under the proposal, digital art would be projected onto the roof. Mr Dumigan said the canopy would be built first, followed ... for its structural design. Mr Robertson was previously involved in the design of the World Trade Centre in New York and the Bank of China Tower in Hong Kong. An international advisory council ...

  3. 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, ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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, ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Essence of a city

    Posted Dec 04th 2004, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... in China,' he says. Mr Leung, who is also a freelance violin teacher, says Hong Kong has the potential to develop music and a music appreciation culture. 'I find that Hong Kong has a lot ... 'With colonial governance, governments normally do not pay attention to a territory's cultural development. But as Hong Kong has re-united with China, the government should gear up ...



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