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  1. What, exactly, is left for the Trade Development Council to develop?

    Posted Apr 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with Jake van der Kamp This week sees the confluence of three important fairs as the Hong Kong Trade Development Council capitalises on its reputation for hosting some of the world's ... merchandise exports. We also subsidise the Trade Development Council with a special tax, the trade declaration charge, because, even with the Convention and Exhibition Centre at its disposal, ...


    Malaysian PM echoes Beijing's call for joint development in South China Sea

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

    ... Bloomberg in Bangkok Malaysian PM says it's better to share prosperity rather than row over South China Sea resources Najib echoes Beijing's call for joint development Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak appeared to side with Beijing as he called for claimants in the South China Sea to jointly develop resources to avoid conflict and prevent "extra-regional ...


    China to ramp up development on disputed Paracel island

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 02:50pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing China is to ramp up development on a disputed South China Sea island, a local government chief has said, in a move likely to stoke a growing territorial row with its neighbours. The development of roads, water supply and drainage systems will be stepped-up in the new “capital” city of Sansha on Yongxing, one of the islands that make up the disputed ...


    Major development plan for Woody Island unveiled

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Major development for Woody Island Beijing will spend more than 10 billion yuan (HK$12.3 billion) to upgrade military and civilian infrastructure at its ... not merely military purposes," said Li Jie, a Beijing-based military expert. "Both the central and local governments want to develop ecotourism in Sansha, but now they just have one coastal ...

  5. UK luxury developer opens first HK office

    Posted Jul 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Asian investors' strong demand for London homes has spurred the Berkeley Group, a British luxury developer, to open a Hong Kong office to serve ... will be its Abell & Cleland House development in Westminster, London. The two-block development will comprise 206 one- to three-bedroom flats. Berkeley is now marketing homes of 571 sq ft to 1,849 ...

  6. Learning outside the class aids students to develop

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... there is an acceptance of differences so to study there is an opportunity for young people to develop a sense of pride in the mix of East and West inside them and be proud of it,' says Pan. ...

  7. Fewer home sites available for developers

    Posted Feb 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Yvonne Liu, Paggie Leung and Joyce Ng The Hong Kong government plans to make fewer residential sites available to developers this year than last, leading to fewer flats being built, a move ... of the 47 sites are new; the rest were offered previously but not sold. The latest list includes two sites from the Kai Tak Development, home of the old airport, the first time private housing sites ...

  8. Developing talent in local arts scene is possible only with better funding

    Posted Jan 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... In the excellent article, 'Little chance to bloom' (January 2), many good points about the local arts scene were made. However, that only a relatively small percentage in groups such as the Hong Kong Philharmonic and the Hong Kong Ballet are loc ...

  9. Planning ahead for public housing must include developing the New Territories

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of land, more than 2,500 hectares, are needed. These can only be made available by developing the New Territories, which has 90 per cent of Hong Kong's total land mass. The planning ... I have long advocated the formation of a strategic planning advisory council to plan Hong Kong's future urban development. I hope that Hong Kong's next chief executive will have ...

  10. A taste for enterprise developed in the kitchen

    Posted May 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... into Asia and China market. Chan will stay on for three years to take charge of Asian business development. Why did you decide to merge SINOVA with ANT Group? ANT offered me a good price to take over my firm. In addition, they allowed me to stay on for three years to focus on strategies and business development for the Asian region, which suited me well. In a sense, I am back ...




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