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  1. Property officials face pension-fund probe

    Posted Jan 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lilian Zhang Shanghai investigators have targeted at least five property officials this month for allegedly embezzling from the city's pension fund, Caijing magazine said on its ... allegedly corrupt officials had been transferred from the administration to property associations and academies that provided consulting and research work for the city government. It said ...

  2. Controversial property law cleared to go before NPC

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang The controversial property law and legislation to unify taxes on domestic and overseas companies yesterday were given the all-clear to be presented to the annual plenary session ... insisted the controversial property law complied with the constitution, despite claims from critics that it was 'unconstitutional'. The committee also said lifting the income tax rate ...

  3. More cities added to consultation on property tax and implementation

    Posted Jan 12th 2008, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito More cities will take part in a government survey on a proposed property tax and its implementation scheme. Yang Suizhou, a deputy chief of the State Administration ... as saying. The proposed tax is the latest move to put a lid on property prices. The central government suggested introducing a property tax in 2003, along the lines of Hong Kong's tax regime, ...

  4. Asian pension funds may tap property more

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Many Asian pension funds have small exposures to real estate assets in their investment portfolios, particularly when compared with global property portfolio allocations, according to the Asia Pacific Real Estate Association (APREA). But reforms under way in Asia's pension fund industry could see more investment flowing into property, the association's ...

  5. News - China - SOCIETY

    China's university graduates stumped over jobs, life and politics

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 04:30pm by Ernest Kao

    ... by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. The CASS  Blue Book of China’s Society revealed that only 76 per cent of 2012 graduates had been able to find jobs, Caijing reported on Monday.  The CASS conducted a survey on 2,000 students and graduates from 12 colleges and universities across China. When asked about their outlook on jobs, only 30 per cent of university students felt they would ...

  6. Property giants may be let off hook over underpaid workers

    Posted Feb 12th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... an informal poll by the South China Morning Post last week found only three of the 19 leading property management agents were taking part in the movement. The 19 agents are members of the Hong Kong ... Anita Lam Property developers may be able to gain accreditation under the voluntary 'wage protection movement' even if workers managed by their subsidiaries are paid less than ...

  7. NPC delays passage of property legislation

    Posted Jul 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... ownership remained a key feature of China's economic system, he said. 'Although there are different opinions, it is not possible that this important legislation on property rights does ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing Disagreement over compensation for state requisitions is a major reason A long-awaited law on property rights has been delayed until at least March after ...

  8. Draft property law allows abuse, says analyst

    Posted Jul 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... if passed, would be the first specific legislation on property rights and represented important progress. 'Protecting property rights is a way to foster China's development, which is driven ... Chan Siu-sin Beijing has issued its long-expected draft on the first comprehensive legislation on property rights, which says the state could seize private property in the name ...

  9. News - China - 18th PARTY CONGRESS

    China's 2020 goal may fail unless core issues are tackled, say analysts

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... for ordinary people to increase their wealth by buying property and making investments. Overbearing government control in areas such as land and market access would be "a deadly obstacle", he ... to hand over control of the country. But any such effort would be more difficult in China, where a lack of reliable income data obscures how wealth is distributed. The rising wealth ...

  10. News - China - WEALTH GAP

    State of inequality as China's rich get richer

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... that he owned 22 properties valued at more than 35.5 million yuan (HK$43.65 million), according to The Southern Metropolis Daily. And yet a plan for reform of income distribution has existed ... said. Li Shi, a professor at Beijing Normal University who has become known as "Mr China Income Distribution" believes the widening wealth gap threatens economic growth. He uses ...




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