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  1. China charts course to project marine power

    Posted Jun 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... over resource-rich areas including the Spratly (Nansha) and Paracel islands in the South China Sea and the Diaoyu Islands, or Senkakus, in the East China Sea. Analysts said Liu's bold ... 'an opportunity to raise global awareness of the current challenges faced by the international community in connection with the oceans'. Elsewhere around the world the focus is on marine ...

  2. 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

    ... come to live with us, or we want to have a baby?" he said. The long queue and strong demand from families like Zheng's are lending support to expectations that home prices in big ...

  3. Analysis of China's resource hunt based on flawed ideas

    Posted Jul 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... run-up in commodity prices will erode living standards and heighten the danger of future wars over the world's limited resources. Happily, many of the assumptions underpinning her reasoning ... resources over recent years. Among the latest to examine China's hunt for foreign supplies of vital commodities is Dambisa Moyo. The Zambian economist, a former World Bank and Goldman Sachs ...

  4. Business - China Business - INVESTMENT

    Beijing investment forum to set new record

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

    ... of the bureau, said. Zhou added that deals would be signed for more than 30 major investment projects at the symposium, which was scheduled for the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre today ... company. He said the government would also promote a range of large-scale projects concerning culture, high technology, energy conservation, finance, biomedicine and public infrastructure during ...

  5. News - China

    Software engineer in Beijing dreams of new life in Montreal, Canada

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 12:00am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com Software engineer choking in Beijing's smog dreams of a new life in Montreal's clean air 'The quality of life should be much better' Living ... "There will be a similar daily routine, but the quality of life should be much better," said the 32-year-old who lives in Beijing with his wife. After working for a foreign online game ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Deforestation to blame for Beijing's pollution

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by XUN ZHOU

    ... become a serious international issue, and The Guardian called it "airpocalypse". Although some may laugh at the Mao mask as a joke, for people living in Beijing, the smog and sandstorm ... resources, it caused sandstorms that wiped out tens of thousands of hectares of farming land, expanding the desert ever further. The Great Leap Forward not only resulted in a devastating famine ...

  7. No need for US ships to ruffle the diplomatic seas

    Posted Mar 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Convention on the Law of the Sea provides sovereign immunity for naval vessels, but makes it clear that permission is needed for civilian marine research inside economic zones. Questions have also ... The marine survey vessel Marcus G. Langseth- operated by Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory- has impeccable scientific credentials. There is no doubt the survey it has ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - MR. SHANGKONG

    Don't just blame pollution for the flood of fleeing expats

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... considerations for people in deciding where they want to work and live, but they make up just one factor. I would think employees are usually more concerned about money and career prospects. One ...

  9. Beijing projects' adviser puts down 1881 Heritage

    Posted Mar 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... project in Hong Kong failed to achieve proper conservation. Peter Wong Man-kong- who advised on the heritage conservation and development of Dongcheng district in Beijing from 2002 to 2006- was referring to 1881 Heritage, Hong Kong's former marine police headquarters, redeveloped by Cheung Kong, controlled by Li Ka-shing. '1881 Heritage was a failure in terms of preserving ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Making noise- the intrinsic protest of rock bands in Beijing

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Clarissa Sebag-Montefiore

    ... It can inspire your mind to create. It's not comfortable at all like my own country." She stops and lets a little smile escape. "I love the people who live here and are not polite. ... for something beyond the officially sanctioned dictates of how people should behave and live. He encapsulated rock music as a tool for struggle and social change in China- much like the genre had been ...




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