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  1. Business - China Business - INVESTMENT

    Beijing investment forum to set new record

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... The slowing mainland economy has failed to dent the enthusiasm of Hong Kong businesspeople for investment in Beijing. Contracts expected to be signed at the Beijing-Hong Kong Economic Co-operation ... earlier. Zhou said that confirmed deals to be announced today included the development of Kunlun Energy's China headquarters project and Beijing Wuyutai Tea's acquisition of a Hong Kong ...

  2. Mainland travellers going upmarket

    Posted May 27th 2006, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling China's robust economy and an emerging middle class are spurring interest in premium-class air travel on the mainland and airlines are positioning themselves to tap ... executive director Tom Jenkins said. 'We expect their arrivals to grow roughly in line with China's economy, 8 to 10 per cent a year.' ...

  3. SAFE in danger of foreign backlash

    Posted Sep 15th 2008, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Administration of Foreign Exchange- the central bank body which manages China's vast US$1.8 trillion of foreign reserves- had agreed to buy US$300 million of Costa Rica's government debt ... that the Costa Rican government should not disclose SAFE's role in the deal. Now, there is nothing particularly surprising in China exerting its impressive financial strength in support of its ...

  4. State firms' earnings fall for 4th straight month

    Posted Nov 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... yuan, up from 470 billion yuan in September. 'As long as the effect filters through in the coming months, China's domestic resilience should support around an 8.5 per cent to 9 per cent year-on-year gross domestic product growth rate,' HSBC economist Qu Hongbin wrote recently. 'As such, China has no risk of a hard landing in our view.' 8.6% A Reuters poll ...

  5. SAFE to clamp down on hot money inflow

    Posted Jul 13th 2007, 12:00am by Denise Tsang, Tom Miller

    ... in an economy already afflicted by excess liquidity. Concern about rising levels of hot money comes as investors brought 21.91 per cent more funds into the country last month in the form of foreign ... why.' Last month, 10 foreign banks and 19 domestic banks, including China Construction Bank, Bank of China, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China and Bank of Communications, were reprimanded ...

  6. Northeast to woo foreign investors

    Posted Aug 08th 2005, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... to the upgrading of the region's infrastructure, said Zhang Guobao, chairman of the State Council's Office of the Leading Group for Revitalising Northeast China and Other Old Industrial Bases. The semi-official China News Service quoted Mr Zhang as telling a seminar at the weekend that Beijing would relax regulations covering foreign investment in sectors including gas, heating and water ...

  7. Shanghai investors blame Beijing

    Posted Jan 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... At a brokerage outlet in downtown Dingxi Road, Shanghai, which was engulfed by gloomy sentiment, all investors would say is: 'We've been fooled.' 'How can the US economy damage ... Chen's high hopes, a few investors said they were planning to increase investments, betting on a rebound in the coming days. China Securities Regulatory Commission yesterday asked the official ...

  8. Official rules out merger of four regulators

    Posted Jan 26th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... the People's Bank of China, the China Banking Regulatory Commission, the China Insurance Regulatory Commission and the China Securities Regulatory Commission. In a keynote policy address to the 17th ... a new Ministry of Energy during the National People's Congress in March because of bureaucratic infighting, the China Daily reported yesterday. The initial draft of the energy law, released ...

  9. It's quality, not quantity, that worries recruiters

    Posted Mar 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok Recruiting experienced service-sector staff to match the booming economy is proving a challenge for mainland human resource experts. Despite a seemingly endless supply ... McKinsey Global Institute reported that in 2003, China had about 8.5 million young professional graduates with up to seven years' working experience and 97 million people qualified for support ...

  10. State control a recipe for weakness and sloth

    Posted Dec 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anyone trying to buy a stake in enterprises in so-called key industries on the mainland knows that money is not the only consideration. In China as in other countries, economic nationalism ... that will never be approved. And corrupt officials will be deprived of the opportunity to grease their own palms by exploiting ambiguous rules. For the growing Chinese economy, however, the effects ...




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