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  1. Rail firm expects loss from Mecca project

    Posted Oct 26th 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih China Railway Construction Corporation expects to incur a total loss of roughly 4.15 billion yuan (HK$4.82 billion) from the Mecca Light Rail Project, a metro light railway designed to serve Muslim pilgrims to Mecca in Saudi Arabia. The contract value of the project is 12.07 billion yuan, but the total cost is estimated at 16.07 billion yuan. Together with finance ...

  2. Events

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Commerce breakfast: 'MTR's 5 railway extension projects'. Hong Kong Club. Thursday, June 4: Hong Kong Securities Institute seminar: 'Latest development of the China taxation ... Today: Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Swiss Association joint luncheon: 'Corporate social responsibility: Commitment and investment'. Hong Kong Club. Tomorrow: Hong Kong ...

  3. China offers real opportunity to Africa

    Posted May 29th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... China in Africa is automatically suspect in the west. Worse, this deal, estimated to be worth US$9.25 billion, involves valuable natural resources and will entrench China, for years, ... In exchange, it will build for Congo 3,300km of roads and 3,000km of railways; hundreds of clinics, hospitals and schools, and two hydroelectric dams. Sure, Chinese are not doing this out ...

  4. Hong Kong Police Force one of the best in the world

    Posted Mar 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the operational efficiency and transparency of the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation, not to just talk about it. Over the past few years, people in Hong Kong have been talking enthusiastically about good ... Mr Blake will be given enough slack to exercise his 'soft' skills in turning the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation into a place of honesty and trust, thus putting to bed ...

  5. China paves way for big money to flow down Mekong

    Posted Feb 19th 2004, 12:00am by Jason Gagliardi

    ... Thai exporters will be shifting more than 60 billion baht worth of produce annually along the Mekong to China. Meanwhile, dozens of big corporations from Yunnan have announced plans to develop ... Mae Chan district has just sealed a deal to sell the entire harvest from his orchard to a dried fruit company in China. 'Life has been a struggle, but things are looking up,' he ...

  6. Noise pollution on buses drives passengers wild

    Posted Jan 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and 'quiet zones'. Government officials continue to wheel out the stock reply that KMB is a private corporation. They say there is nothing they can do except to refer passengers' complaints to the transport companies. But the fact is that franchised bus companies and the government-owned Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation monopolise transport routes. Passengers must use their services, even ...

  7. Logistics firms raise mainland stakes

    Posted Jul 04th 2007, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... of one million to 1.4 million square metres of new developments every year. 'Our goal is to achieve [investments of] US$2 billon by 2010,' said ProLogis (China) president Ming Mei. So ... announced its new corporate name, reflecting the group's international business portfolio and new relationship with former equity investor Macquarie Bank. Macquarie sold its entire interest ...

  8. The life and times of a true man of the world

    Posted Mar 09th 2008, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... in central China, and that's where I was born- in the penthouse above the Hankow Iceworks. He designed the machinery. 'In fact he was so good at that that he also built a bottling plant. So ... of this was a long way from his childhood. In 1930s China, civil strife was brewing. Mr Anderson recalls the horror he felt as a child when, returning home from school, he witnessed a Chiang Kai-shek ...

  9. 600 days to go

    Posted Dec 17th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... graduate from Chengdu University says he will continue to work for the MTR Construction Administration Corporation, a state-owned enterprise, until Beijing has the longest subway system ... tracks were opened until the opening of the northern, looping, overground light railway- Line 13- in 2003, and which has since opened up new suburbs where only a few years ago there were only ...

  10. Forget UAE, Donald should embark on Space Station visit

    Posted Feb 01st 2008, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... believing that consumer goods bought from China actually come from Hong Kong because they are called re-exports when they passed through Hong Kong as a dodge around China's taxman. Thus ... of garments, which is another cheat as these clothes are actually made in China. I'm sure that very, very little made in Hong Kong merchandise went to and stayed in the UAE. This makes me wonder ...




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