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  1. Urban Drift

    Posted Aug 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Photography exhibition (including Beijing Worker, left) by former BBC journalist Ben McMillan explores urbanisation in China. Opens today, 9am-9pm daily. The Landmark, 15 Queen's Rd Central. Inquiries: 2522 0405 ...

  2. Nations 'can learn' from China's successes

    Posted Mar 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... around the world, say analysts. 'The world faces a challenge of rapid urbanisation, and China stands out as a striking success in managing this challenge,' said Paul Romer, economics professor at the Stern School of Business at New York University. 'China can help the world urbanise and profit by it, with Chinese companies providing infrastructure construction ...

  3. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    Beijing readies more curbs as prices resist policies

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... affordable as urbanisation sends waves of rural workers into the mainland's largest cities. New-home prices in Beijing rose 3.1 per cent in April from the previous month, the biggest gain among ...

  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

    ... 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 with West Cities in China are catching up with their Western counterparts. In Knight Frank's 2013 Global Cities Survey, Shanghai and Beijing power up the rankings, pushing Geneva and Paris down ...

  5. News - China - PROPERTY

    News of home sale tax prompts rise in weekend transactions

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 11:38am by Ernest Kao

    ... disappear,” he said in a research paper, citing China’s continuing urbanisation. Additional reporting from Agence France-Presse and Bloomberg     ... Ernest Kao New measures announced last week to cool China’s residential property market triggered a surge in transactions in major cities over the weekend, the  Shanghai Securities News ...

  6. Beijing does right by its migrants

    Posted Oct 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the household registration system, or hukou, which ties entitlements to the province of registration. Despite its economic ascent and urbanisation, the central government is not yet ready to abandon ...

  7. Bursting at the seams

    Posted Jun 30th 2010, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... David Eimer Who wants to live in the mainland countryside? Not many people, according to a recent survey published in the China Business News. The poll revealed that almost 80 per cent ... the cities as well. Then there's the question of where people will live. Ironically, urbanisation is helping to drive the unsustainable property boom. With so many people moving to the cities, ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Getting a flat in new affordable housing project in Beijing like winning a lottery

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 11:07am by CELINE SUN; LANGI CHIANG

    ... homes will change the home supply structure of Beijing this year, and probably pull down the city's average home price, according to China Index Academy, the mainland's biggest private ...

  9. Beijing office rents more expensive than New York

    Posted Feb 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an upward trend in office rents in most major Chinese cities in 2011,' said Andy Zhang, managing director of C&W's Chinese operations. 'The unprecedented urbanisation process in China and strong economic growth will continue to drive up the demand for office space. Beijing and Shanghai have relatively mature and international office markets and will lead the rental ...

  10. Measures to rein in property and car buying may hit reforms down the road

    Posted Apr 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and produce negative implications for China's reforms, although nobody appears to care about those issues for the moment. Broadly speaking, the measures are unconstitutional; their discrimination ... the central government is supposedly pushing for urbanisation and regional integration to modernise the country. According to state media reports, all mainland cities with a population of 10 million ...




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