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  1. Wrapped in the flag

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Chan

    ... than direct economic returns. Beijing city has pumped 300 billion yuan (HK$333.99 billion) into infrastructure investment, but less than half has gone into building Games venues. 'The ... Games (Bocog) said had been met. 'As a developing country, our infrastructural facilities are weak, and therefore, throughout our economic development, the problems that arise ...

  2. Lowest marks over environment

    Posted Jan 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen Mainlanders gave the government the lowest marks yet for environmental protection last year, despite unprecedented public spending on such efforts in the lead-up to the Beijing Olympics Nearly 80 per cent of residents polled felt the environment was 'extremely' or 'fairly' bad last year, up nearly 10 percentage points from 2007. More than half ...

  3. 'Go west' policy still key to region's development

    Posted May 28th 2007, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... year, compared with 1.66 trillion yuan in 2000. Mr Zeng said the region should further strengthen infrastructure, step up protection of the environment, push forward agricultural development ... for infrastructure projects while strengthening its control and national unity. The National Development and Reform Commission, the top planning agency, says the central government has directed about 70 per ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - CONCRETE ANALYSIS

    China's cities narrow gap with West in global survey

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Lam

    ... of infrastructure, and to trade on their open societies, transparent governance, safe haven status, knowledge hubs, as well as their technological and travel connections, for some time. But with China ... Thomas Lam Shanghai and Beijing's affluent set help them race up the rankings of global survey, but other factors keep them from the top slots- for now China's cities narrow gap ...

  5. Rural college graduates paid only half the national average wage

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li College graduates from rural and less-developed regions earn barely more than half the national average, a report on graduate employment says. Graduates coming to work in major ... Chen Yu, director of Peking University's China Institute of Occupational Research, said the rising trend of using family connections and friends could put the 'drifting tribe' ...

  6. Games projects developer welcomes global spotlight

    Posted May 05th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu He Jiangchuan has Beijing North Star's skills on display To mainland developers, the Olympic Games due to get under way in Beijing in August presents a window of opportunity to lure the attention of spectators to residential property investments in China's capital city. But as one of the key developers of Olympic projects- including the Media Village ...

  7. Homebuyers furious as mainland developers slash prices by a third

    Posted Oct 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Palace project after the developer China Overseas Property (Group) cut prices 20 per cent to lift sales. They too demanded refunds or cancellations of their purchase contracts. China Overseas ... sales in an environment where credit from onshore banks was difficult to secure. The number of new home transactions in Beijing fell 23 per cent year-on-year in the first half of the year. ...

  8. 829b yuan to beat the downturn

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... billion yuan, in an attempt to 'stabilise economic development', the official China News Service reported. The announcement follows a 3 trillion yuan stimulus package unveiled ... this much from a year ago to 289.65 billion yuan in first half•China's GDP growth was 7.8 per cent ...

  9. Beijing to step up policy fine-tuning

    Posted Aug 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com The mainland's central bank said yesterday that it would strengthen monetary policy fine-tuning in the second half of the year to improve credit quality ... the development of the real economy,' the PBOC said on its website. Beijing has pledged to make growth and employment its top priorities for the second half of this year. It has separately cut ...

  10. Developers eagerly topping up land banks

    Posted Jul 04th 2009, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... with the significant improvement in their financial position and the hunger for prime land in key cities, developers are accelerating the pace of land replenishment,' Citigroup said. China Vanke's ... of introducing austerity measures again, especially in the prevailing environment. The liquidity environment should remain favourable for the China property market.' Mainland media reported ...




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