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  1. 'We are focusing on domestic development... we need a peaceful and safe environment'

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok Premier Wen Jiabao warded off mounting accusations of China's growing assertiveness yesterday, saying that its priority was domestic development and international ... on a 'just and fair political and economic new order. We are focusing on domestic development. We need favourable external conditions and a peaceful and safe environment'. But when it came ...

  2. Economist says give poor rights, not infrastructure

    Posted Mar 07th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... Jamil Anderlini in Beijing Beijing's plan to pour billions of dollars into rural infrastructure is not the answer to China's economic problems, a senior official economist said ... socialist countryside' initiative. Mr Wu, chief economist of the State Council Development Research Centre, a high-level government think-tank, regularly advises China's leaders and helped ...

  3. Stronger China develops signs of a dual character

    Posted Sep 08th 2009, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... environment in which countries can compete economically without the disruption of military conflict. In line with its pledge of peaceful development, China has become increasingly involved ... a top national priority for China. Its total water area is just over 270,000 square kilometres, less than half that of the US. However, China claims maritime territory of 3 million square ...

  4. Beijing expands on plans to set up Fujian coastal economic zone

    Posted May 15th 2009, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... development had been falling behind, particularly in island communities and regions with ethnic minorities. It also stressed the importance of protecting the environment during the process of economic ... Will Clem in Xiamen The central government has expanded on plans to develop a major economic zone on the coast of Fujian province aimed at further strengthening blossoming ties ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Sensitive areas may be no-growth zones

    Posted Jan 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Guangzhou would start preparing for an enormous increase in residents. The report quoted Chen Li, director of the commission's development and planning department, as saying the population development strategy would be 'total' for eastern China, 'partial' for the central regions, and 'selective' for the west. Mr Chen said China urgently needed ...

  7. Tibetans 'panic' over climate change

    Posted May 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen Global warming has accelerated the melting of Tibet's glaciers, raising the real threat of an imminent disaster for people in the area, according to Greenpeace. ... estimates last month saying 80 per cent of the ice in Tibet would disappear within 30 years. And earlier this year, the China Geological Survey Bureau under the Ministry of Land and Natural ...

  8. ABB powers up for growth

    Posted Sep 17th 2005, 12:00am by Daniel Cody

    ... sector in the next few years as China continues to upgrade essential parts of the nation's infrastructure. Consequently, the company is confident of achieving significant business expansion ... technology that enables customers to improve productivity and performance, while minimising any negative impact on the environment. Han Yu, chief of human resources for ABB China, forecasts ...

  9. 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 ...

  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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