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  1. Central planning does no favours for accidental economy

    Posted Mar 24th 2011, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp 'As our counterparts in Guangdong and Shenzhen heatedly debate what lies ahead for them, we have everything to lose if we just stay put. To surrender our ... and for which no formal planning process took place on this side of the border. It sets the stage for what we can expect of all joint planning with official entities in Guangdong. It will not be joint. ...

  2. HK and Guangdong to sign cross-border pact in Beijing

    Posted Apr 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... saying this could harm its long-standing status as a laissez-faire economy. 'I am not suggesting that there is no need for Hong Kong to work closer with Guangdong. But doing so does not mean ... Ng Kang-chung Hong Kong is to sign a pact with Guangdong tomorrow in Beijing to boost cross-border co-operation in sectors including finance, environmental protection and infrastructure ...

  3. Guangdong to give HK factories 10-year grace

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... economy in a chain reaction. Mr Wan said the impact of factory shutdowns could spread well beyond the province as 85 per cent of the 17 million workforce in Guangdong come from other provinces. ... Denise Tsang Guangdong plans to offer tens of thousands of struggling Hong Kong producers a grace period of up to 10 years to move up the value chain and technology ladder in fresh efforts ...

  4. HK, Guangdong seen as CBD for mainland

    Posted Apr 09th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng A Hong Kong and Guangdong economic powerhouse can be uniquely positioned as the 'central business district' of the mainland or even Asia, Trade Development Council executive director Fred Lam Tin-fuk said. Welcoming the framework agreement on Hong Kong and Guangdong co-operation signed in Beijing on Wednesday, Lam said the move towards greater Pearl River ...

  5. Study considers more waste for Guangdong

    Posted Apr 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung New sites in Guangdong province are being studied to receive more construction and demolition waste from Hong Kong. The move is to cope with the growing generation of public fill, which is forecast to total 94.1 million tonnes in the next five years- partly because of some major infrastructure projects getting under way to stimulate the economy. The government ...

  6. It's not the economy, folks

    Posted Aug 20th 2003, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... more than half a million people took to the streets, Beijing decided to pull out all the stops to help the Hong Kong economy. It is planning to allow tourists from Guangdong province, as well ... a massive economic campaign to prop up Hong Kong's economy. On the other, it is issuing strong warnings to people in the territory not to try and speed up the pace of democratisation. ...

  7. Tang lauds thriving economy

    Posted Mar 13th 2007, 12:00am by Robert Cairns

    ... anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, we are encouraged to see a continuing thriving economy,' Mr Tang said. Hong Kong was returned to China on July 1, ... a substantial property crash, rising unemployment and a drop in business confidence. But today, Hong Kong's economy had recovered and remained one of the freest in the world. It is also benefiting ...

  8. Events

    Posted Apr 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tomorrow: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'The latest development strategy in Guangdong and its implications for Hong Kong'. Hong Kong Club, Central Australian Chamber ... 'What new drivers for the Chinese economy? The end of the Chongqing model'. China Club, Central. ...

  9. Those looking for signs of property mania must look beyond Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Guangdong assembly plants, of course. There is also a larger context to this story. For almost 30 years, the Pearl River Delta's economy has relied heavily on low-end plastic goods plants set ... with Jake van der Kamp Mainland cities warned of HK's 'lost decade' SCMP headline, April 2 The message here from a Guangdong government planning seminar last week ...

  10. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Jan 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the article 'HK exporters travel north to lobby for friendlier, more stable policies' published yesterday, it was incorrectly stated that about 55,200 Hong Kong-owned processing trade factories in Guangdong have collapsed. The number, in fact, refers to the number of Hong Kong-owned processing factories in the province, according to a Federation of Hong Kong ...




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