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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Officials firm on project for town in northeastern New Territories

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by Johnny Tam, Colleen Lee

    ... Johnny Tam and Colleen Lee in Beijing No need to scrap plan or extend consultation period for the huge development, say chief secretary and development chief Officials stay firm on project for new towns The government is showing no sign of backing down on plans for a huge new town development in the northeastern New Territories, with both the chief secretary and the development ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    China has disadvantaged workforce

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... China builds quickly because workers have limited rights Amy Wu's article ("Standing tall", November 29) is a very good example of right-wing ideology posing as simple common sense and, as usual, oversimplifies and airbrushes out inconvenie ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China the first developing nation in a century to rival leaders of technology

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by ANDREW LEUNG

    ... dropping to about 8.5 in 2010. As for research and development productivity, China shows a rising curve of resident patent filings per R&D expenditure, from a base of 1 in 2000 to an index ... applications, with some 521,500 filings in 2011, towering above all other countries including South Korea (58,600) and Germany (54,000). What do these numbers mean? Up to now, China has developed very ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Manchu princess says property developers are the 'new emperors' of our time

    Posted Dec 28th 2012, 04:12pm by Peony Lui

    ... was the most privileged class of the society,” Man-ka said. “Now, property developers have become the most privileged social group. They are the new emperors of our time.” Now, property developers have ... and Power Assets. Li’s businesses control span across almost every area of economy and people’s livelihood in Hong Kong. Amid protests against Hong Kong’s property developers, an article titled ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Developer faces murky future

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... This has not been a good year for Hong Kong property tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung. As chairman of developer Chinese Estates, he and Hong Kong businessman Steven Lo Kit-sing were charged in May with offering a HK$20 million bribe in 2006 to a now-disgraced Macau official to secure five plots of land for a luxury residential development named La Scala in the former Portuguese enclave. Lau ...

  6. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Nansha development zone in Guangzhou eyes Hong Kong tax rate

    Posted Dec 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... in arbitration cases, now the Nansha development zone in Guangzhou wants to set its income tax at the same lower level. Raymond Sun Lei, deputy chief of Nansha's district government, was speaking ... at a rate of up to 45 per cent. Sun said this could change as Nansha strives to develop into a "new Guangzhou and new Hong Kong", learning from the experience of both cities. "We ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Sparks fly in developers' meeting with officials over anti-speculation taxes

    Posted Dec 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Peggy Sito, Olga Wong and Ng Kang-chung Private developers, angry over government's stamp duty to curb speculation, slam officials for being 'ignorant' about the sector Sparks fly in talks on new taxes Private developers are threatening to stop redevelopment projects, claiming the government's new anti-property speculation taxes will render property ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Lai Sun Development promises more partnerships

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 12:00am by SANDFY LI

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Lai Sun hints at more project tie-ups Lai Sun Development hinted yesterday that its partnership with Sun Hung Kai Properties' ousted chairman Walter Kwok Ping-sheung to develop a HK$6 billion residential project on a recently acquired site in Tseung Kwan O could be the beginning of more partnerships. Deputy chairman Chew Fook Aun said the group might ...

  9. Business - China Business - INVESTMENT

    Western China set for economic development: report

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... development potential in western china Western China, where the economy is expected to grow faster than in the developed eastern areas, is likely to attract more overseas investors to its agriculture, ... the bigger development potential, says a report released yesterday by the Sichuan Academy of Social Sciences and the National University of Singapore. The service sector, including financial ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - FINANCE

    Leung snubs city developers' plea for tax exemption

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 12:00am by JOYCE NG AND SANDY LI

    ... companies' pleas for tax exemption The government has rejected calls from developers to exempt city companies from its first property tax aimed at non-local and corporate buyers. Chief Executive ... Kong residents who buy a property under their own names will be exempt. Leung's comment was a clear rebuff to a proposal of the Real Estate Developers' Association that local ...




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