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  1. Hopes high for recovery as Chengdu rises from ruins

    Posted Jun 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... leader, Prime Minister Winston Churchill, this comment about overcoming difficulties may serve to inspire the people of Chengdu as they wrestle with the devastation to lives and properties caused by last month's earthquake. Soon after the quake, property deals plunged and were measured in terms of total space sold. May transactions in urban Chengdu's residential sector ...

  2. Hongkongers forced to flee their homes as tremor strikes city

    Posted May 13th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Joyce Man, Peter So

    ... officer Wong Wing-tak. Hong Kong resident Poon Siu-man told TVB her elder sister was seriously injured in the quake and was admitted to a hospital in Chengdu last night. She wept and said: 'I've just arrived in the hospital in Chengdu... She was carried from Dujiangyan to Chengdu [Sichuan People's Hospital]. She kept bleeding... I'm still looking for helping hands.' ...

  3. Dell set to invest US$100b on mainland

    Posted Sep 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... computers, will open its second flagship manufacturing and customer support complex in Chengdu next year. The company also plans to open an additional office at its first computer manufacturing ... and services,' Dell chairman and chief executive Michael Dell said. The Texas-based computer maker is developing its new manufacturing and customer support facility inside the West Chengdu High-Tech ...

  4. Symantec eyes 30pc share of regional market

    Posted Dec 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... mostly across the mainland over the next few years. It has offices in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Taipei. New office sites will include Wuhan, Urumqi, Xian ... portfolio,' Salem said. The company's two research and development centres, in Beijing and Chengdu, meanwhile, are focused on building unique solutions for the mainland. Information technology ...

  5. Activist's trial highlights lack of judicial autonomy

    Posted Aug 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Activist Tan Zuoren was tried in a court in Chengdu yesterday for subversion over criticism of the June 4, 1989 crackdown in Tiananmen Square. There seems little doubt, however, ... witnesses and show supporting video evidence. Officials barred parents of quake victims from the court. Leading artist and rights activist Ai Weiwei was beaten up by Chengdu police before he was due ...

  6. New offices on British architectural firm's mainland blueprint

    Posted Dec 13th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... planned to open new offices in western China including in Chongqing and Chengdu. It already has offices in Shanghai and Beijing. Since its mainland foray began with the establishment of an office ...

  7. Conglomerate New Hope sows seeds of an agricultural giant

    Posted Oct 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai in Chengdu Chengdu-based conglomerate New Hope Group will focus on it sagriculture businesses in the coming years, says company president Liu Yonghao. Liu, the 21st richest person in the 2010 Forbes China rich list, with 20 billion yuan of assets controlled by his family, said the group was aiming to double annual sales to 100 billion yuan by 2014 and make New Hope ...

  8. Tours in disarray over Sichuan ban

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Hong Thai said it would make arrangements for another 25 groups scheduled to depart for Sichuan by the end of this month. A travel agent in Chengdu said tours to Huanglong had been suspended ...

  9. Mall manager bets on mainland's fast-growing consumer market

    Posted Jul 28th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... or third-tier cities such as Dalian, Chengdu and Changchun, where they see the emergence of a growing consumption power,' Tam said. The mainland last year became the fifth-largest market ...

  10. Entrepreneurs share their success secrets

    Posted Feb 16th 2009, 12:00am by Samantha Kierath

    ... Manufacturing in Chengdu, which at last count had three shoemaking factories and more than 3,000 employees. Ms Liu's rags-to-riches story is one of many instructive examples of the business ...




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