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  1. Residents oppose plans to rebuild London's Chinatown

    Posted Feb 16th 2005, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... a new building. Seventeen of the existing 28 shops would be torn out and a new basement level created to accommodate up to 100 smaller outlets. The pagoda would be relocated and the gateway into Chinatown replaced. Rosewheel wants to fashion 'a Chinese version of Covent Garden', the trendy retail district nearby. It promises to house the Chinese community centre rent free ...

  2. Buyer's choice for Beijing retailers

    Posted Aug 08th 2007, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu, Peggy Sito

    ... Mall in Lufthansa, China Central Place in Chaoyang district, China World Trade Centre phase three in the central business district, the Sanlitun project owned by Swire Properties and Hong Kong fund company Gateway Capital in Sanlitun, and Raffles City in Dongzhimen. In total, more than 5.5 million sqmetres of shopping space would come on the market by 2010, with 80 per cent ...

  3. Swire, HKR team up for project in Shanghai

    Posted Nov 30th 2006, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... square metre site on Nanjing Road in Jingan district owned by HKR. The project, which includes a hotel, office and retail space and serviced apartments, will be held for long-term investment, ... both in Hong Kong and the mainland,' she said, without identifying specific locations. Swire is in talks with United States property fund Gateway Capital to take part ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    Graft probe of close aide deals blow to Ma's credibility

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by LAWRENCE CHUNG IN TAIPEI

    ... office and taken [her] back to help with our investigation," said Huang Mao-hsin, a spokesman for the Taipei District Prosecutors Office. Lai is suspected of receiving at least NT$1 million for lobbying at Taipei City Council meetings for a multinational consortium, led by Taipei Gateway International Development, to secure priority bidding rights in November 2011 to develop the project. ...

  5. St Regis, Tianjin

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the Haihe River, in the central Heping district, close to tourist attractions, restaurants and shopping areas. Most of its 274 rooms and suites have large windows that overlook the river. Why the odd shape? The hollowed-out cube symbolises a gigantic gate. Tianjin was once a port city and has long been known as a gateway to northern China; the St Regis could be seen as a gateway ...

  6. News - World - WEATHER

    Polar blast brings extreme cold to eastern American states

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 03:25pm by AP

    ... were closed because of drifting snow. Many cities came to a virtual standstill. In St Louis, where more than 25 centimetres of snow fell, the Gateway Arch, St Louis Art Museum and the local zoo ... of Minnesota, as well as cities and districts in Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana and Iowa. Chicago school officials reversed an earlier decision to keep schools open at the 11th hour. Temperatures ...

  7. Xian feels tension from needle scares

    Posted Sep 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Al Guo As the gateway linking China's central and coastal areas with the west, Xian, the capital of Shaanxi province, has always been quick to import or export things, good or bad, ... Changan district, attacked a female student with a sharp wooden stick near an intercity bus station on Saturday. Wang admitted the crime when he was arrested, but police did not say why Wang did ...

  8. Securing a peace of mind

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... are made to take off their shoes at airport metal detectors. And we all want that sturdy lock on our front door, even if we do live many floors up in a central business district high-rise. ... of Gateway Apartments in Tsim Sha Tsui. 'Security is a major consideration for newcomers to Hong Kong which, to them, seems a mysterious, hectic and unknown place,' Holenweger says. ...

  9. The Golden Circle

    Posted May 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... the airport, and with the Express Rail Link Terminal due to go into operation in three years' time, the Golden Circle is destined to become Hong Kong's gateway to the mainland. 'The ... Circle, a term used in the property industry to describe real estate in West Kowloon and Tsim Sha Tsui, borders Central to the south, the West Kowloon Cultural District to the west, Olympic ...

  10. Easy accessibility means visitors can marvel at ancient wonders

    Posted Sep 21st 2010, 12:00am by Edward Peters

    ... Masmak, so it is best to check ahead first. Jeddah, gateway to the holy cities of Mecca and Medina, is also Saudi Arabia's commercial capital. Its most attractive area is the Al-Balad district, with its fascinating array of buildings made from coral and decorated with wooden latticework balconies. The way of life here has changed little over centuries, as traders and pilgrims ...




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