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  1. HK firm on enhancing financial centre role

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan The Hong Kong government would work with regulators and the financial industry to enhance the city's role as an international financial centre through measures ... an international financial centre given the fast growth of the mainland economy and the rising influence of the yuan globally. 'Our direction of being an international financial centre in this time ...

  2. News - China

    Qianhai economic zone chief says it won't compete with Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... flow of the yuan Plenty of room for Hong Kong in Qianhai The 15-square-kilometre site of the Qianhai special economic zone looks more like a construction site than a booming financial centre. But the top official in charge of the development says it will not only play a key role in liberalising the yuan but also help Hong Kong keep its status as a world-leading financial centre- a status ...

  3. Party sets sights on creating cross-border financial hub with HK

    Posted Jun 07th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam The top priority in Shenzhen-Hong Kong collaboration was to co-develop an international financial hub, according to guidelines adopted by Shenzhen's Communist Party ... was seeking assistance from Beijing in fields including the expansion of cross-border renminbi business for both cities, and collaboration to build an international renminbi clearing centre. He also ...

  4. Idea of HK-Shenzhen financial zone praised

    Posted Nov 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jasmine Wang and Maria Chan Economists hail proposed border precinct A financial co-operation zone between Hong Kong and Shenzhen will be a big step forward, but its success will depend ... the financial crisis and set a long-term objective of building a financial co-operation zone straddling the border, for which he said a number of pilot schemes would be launched. He said such a zone ...

  5. Bureaus' financial records attacked

    Posted Dec 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... tens of millions of yuan. The financial irregularities were committed by the bureaus of science, technology and information, environmental protection, urban management, communications and water ... treatment to buy luxury jeeps, the report said. The auditors said managers of the Donghu Hospital, the city's largest dedicated Sars-treatment centre, had handed out big bonuses to employees ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - SHOPPING

    More fast-fashion chains move into Shenzhen shopping centres

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... fast-fashion brands including Gap, Muji and Topshop had begun opening in large shopping centres in Lo Wu, Futian and Nanshan in recent years. Their success had drawn the attention of more fast-fashion ...

  7. News - China - CONSTRUCTION

    Shenzhen construction on hold after alert over cheap sand in concrete

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by HUIFENG HE

    ... residential and commercial buildings were erected with problematic concrete. But it ordered three high-profile projects- including the 660-metre-tall Pingan Financial Centre, scheduled to be completed in 2016- to suspend construction pending further notice. Pingan Financial Centre will be the tallest structure in Guangdong. Construction workers were still busy on the site after the Shenzhen ...

  8. Financial crisis hits international schools

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... With the deepening financial crisis, businesses are cutting back on staff and funding for schooling of employees' children. While some parents have stayed, increasingly their children are being sent ... Xiamen was 'generally speaking more stable', but the school had experienced some impact of the financial crisis. 'We did lose around 25 students in the middle of the year, ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Qianhai- a small zone with a big role

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... was set up in 2010 to oversee its development. Hong Kong was given the role of adviser and the task of proposing innovative financial services that could be launched there. Yesterday, the district ... of cross-border loans to companies in Qianhai. Apart from building Qianhai into a new financial hub, Beijing sees it as a testing ground for possible reforms in the mainland's legal and accounting ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Exposé cracks confidence in building safety

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... was to be the country's tallest building. The government named 15 building material companies that were found to have used poor ingredients and said samples from the 660-metre-high Ping An Financial Centre were ...




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