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  1. Talking points

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Jerome Kerviel returns to court to fight sentence Jerome Kerviel's appeal against his sentence of five ... published their PM2.5 data and Wu may reveal more details of progress. Former editor launches book on China Former South China Morning Post editor Jonathan Fenby launches his book Tiger Head, Snake ...

  2. Most Hongkongers want small-house policy scrapped as soon as possible

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The review of the 1972 small-house policy is long overdue. Minor changes were made in 1987, following an Audit Commission report highlighting abuses. Court cases show that sham development ... critical Audit report. Nothing happened. The best strategy was to pass the buck to the next administration. Development Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has now introduced the concept ...

  3. Manufacturing shrinks, with PMI at 7-month low

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... 'The government will have more focus on investment in infrastructure and manufacturing to maintain economic growth,' said Tse Kwok Leung, head of economic research at Bank of China (Hong ... such as fast-tracking investment projects. The HSBC Flash China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell to a seven-month low of 48.1, based on data collected from June 11 to 19. The HSBC China ...

  4. Bermuda bid to net Chinese catch

    Posted Jul 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com Bermuda is stepping up its efforts to attract Chinese and Hong Kong companies to use the territory as their base of incorporation, in the face of intense competition from other low-tax jurisdiction rivals such as the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands. Wayne Furbert, Bermuda's Minister of Business Development and Tourism, was in Hong ...

  5. Investors jittery in Bo fallout

    Posted Apr 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... researcher Data Explorers. Half of the shares available for borrowing are out on loan, and its share price has lost 11 per cent over the past week. CC Land Holdings, another mainland developer ... that it would be 'business as usual' for Chongqing, the city which once aspired to be the 'Chicago of China'. Hong Kong developer Shui On Land, yesterday said it had confidence ...

  6. Spot the difference

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... short of trying to reproduce the 18th-century estate on the site. Describing the development as 'the first offer of Austrian Lake and Hill Town to China', the brochure boasts ... consequences as the United States struggles and Europe teeters on the brink of recession. So the failure of China's Austrian town, and developments like it across the country, is likely ...

  7. Boy killed as subway escalator reverses

    Posted Jul 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com A 13-year old boy died and 30 were injured when an escalator suddenly reversed direction at a station on Beijing Subway's Line 4 yesterday morning. ... was found underneath [the victims]. Now she can't move.' Zhang Lexiang, an escalator engineer and deputy general secretary of China Elevator Association, said he was not surprised ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... development. However, we have to consider the cost to Hong Kong's environment, a cost that would be substantial and that we can ill afford. The government should take the bolder step of acting now ... To discharge their duties well, health care personnel need professional dignity and a socially relevant self-image. Since Hong Kong's reunion with China, we have been proudly committed to full ...

  9. Mining boom brings conflict

    Posted Jun 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... is prized as Mongolia's most valuable asset. The country hopes to become China's biggest supplier, surpassing Australia, Indonesia and Vietnam. But infrastructure in the region has long ... is one of hundreds of protesters across Mongolia participating in civil movements, demanding mining companies and the government pay more attention to the environment. Commonly referred ...

  10. Letters

    Posted May 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kong instead ought to drive green energy innovations, and could be the catalyst for a renewable energy market in southern China. Such examples are not pipe dreams, but reality in places ... problematic'. Radioactive waste from nuclear-powered electricity generation is not being considered seriously. What is to be done regarding the sequestration of materials whose half life is said ...




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