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  1. Diver takes conservation role

    Posted Apr 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyee Chan The Ocean Park Conservation Foundation appointed four-time Olympic diving gold medallist Guo Jingjing as a marine conservation ambassador at its annual charity dinner last week. 'Water has been an important part of my life since an early age, so I care deeply about the fate of marine life,' Guo (pictured) says. She hopes people will commit to marine conservation ...

  2. Ex-environment chief in graft trial

    Posted May 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei A former Sichuan province environmental chief is battling corruption charges seven years after he left office, the Procuratorial Daily reported yesterday. Guo Xingbang faced trial on Thursday, charged with abusing his power for his son's financial benefit and depriving the public purse of more than 10 million yuan. Guo headed the environmental bureau ...

  3. Mayor vows to clean up Beijing in time for Games

    Posted Jan 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the city's polluted air and reining in its chaotic traffic. Beijing's acting mayor Guo Jinlong, in a report to about 770 deputies to the 13th Beijing People's Congress, vowed yesterday ... emissions this year. We will put in place rules to reduce construction site dust and ban coal burning in the outskirts,' Mr Guo said. He called for Olympics facilities such as the National ...

  4. Pollution data released after outcry over smog

    Posted Jan 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... residents angry about the government's prolonged secrecy over the city's deteriorating air quality. The move coincided with a pledge by Mayor Guo Jinlong to tackle smog-causing pollutants, notably PM2.5- hazardous fine respirable particles with a diameter of less than 2.5 microns- and ozone. Guo also promised to publish hourly PM2.5 data this year, after a national outcry sparked ...

  5. Protesters live in tents on outskirts of flattened village

    Posted Jul 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... development. We are protesting against the destruction of our livelihood,' said Guo Xiaolun. Villagers say eviction authorities smashed furniture, trampled on vegetable gardens, detained people ... that cost 1,445 yuan per square metre,' Mr Guo said. Refusing to accept the compensation, the villagers have pitched open-sided tents and lived for the past half year on the edge of what used ...

  6. Plan to tap west's water is stuck in mud

    Posted May 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... ridiculed by many experts as a fantasy which poses environmental and geological hazards, and is fraught with political risks at home and abroad. Guo Kai, who first proposed diverting water from ... Guo's proposal as early as 1998, four years before the government approved the south-north project. The books says Mr Jiang warned at the time that 'the development of western China would ...

  7. Events

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'Five ways to create compelling content'. SZ&W Group seminar: 'Unconventional Gas Asia Summit' (until December 1). Ritz-Carlton Beijing Jian Guo Road. ...

  8. Chief rides storm over typhoon prediction

    Posted Aug 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... But the storm had still not arrived by Tuesday morning and only average rainfall was registered in the capital that night. Beijing Meteorological Bureau head Guo Hu said the bureau's lack of experience in forecasting typhoons was one of the reasons its prediction was wrong. Mr Guo told Xinhua that Beijing had not had many typhoons in the past decade. He also said it was difficult to make ...

  9. Nuclear giant wins approval for I.P.O.

    Posted Jun 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... exchanges, causing a sharp fall in share prices. CSRC chairman Guo Shuqing planned to slash the size of new share offerings to soothe investors' concerns about liquidity drain after he took office last year. But Beijing's determination to bolster cash-hungry state-owned industrial giants could foil Guo's attempt to rescue the market. Early last month, the CSRC approved ...

  10. Top Taiwan tycoon to take Alibaba IPO stake

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung and Wong Ka-chun Alibaba.com, the mainland's largest e-commerce portal, will bring in Taiwan's richest man Terry Guo Tai-ming as a cornerstone investor at its US$1 billion Hong Kong initial public offering, sources said. Mr Guo, chairman of Taiwan-listed Hon Hai Precision Industry and founder of Hong Kong-listed Foxconn International Holdings, ...




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