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  1. Polishing up a rust-belt image with culture

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... Ting Shi China's northern-most province, Heilongjiang, is trying to shed its image as a gritty industrial base with a public relations campaign highlighting its cultural riches. 'Heilongjiang doesn't just get lots of wintry weather or have loads of floundering state-owned companies,' said Yi Junqing, the new director of the provincial culture and communication ...

  2. Jiangxi, Hangzhou seal US$2.2b of investments

    Posted May 14th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... Investors also signed contracts for five media and cultural projects in Heilongjiang province worth a combined 2.72 billion yuan (HK$3.03 billion). Officials from Jiangxi, which is rich in mineral ... hand, the Heilongjiang delegation led by Provincial Party Standing Committee member Yi Junqing, focused on cultural projects. 'We are building the cultural industry to make it a new growth ...

  3. Bank staff paying the price after millions disappear

    Posted Apr 20th 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun At least 13 employees of a Bank of China sub-branch in Heilongjiang have been fired or relieved of their duties since the bank reported the theft of millions of yuan in deposits ... the impact of the case on the bank's planned public listing, saying that it only concerned a provincial sub-branch. 'At present, it is business as usual at the BOC's Heilongjiang ...

  4. US fund buys into China drug firm

    Posted Dec 21st 2004, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... largest investment company, China International Trust & Investment Corp. Domestic venture capital firm Heilongjiang Chenergy HIT Hi-tech Venture Capital will pay a further US$50 million ... in Heilongjiang province, which has generally failed to lure the levels of private investment seen in coastal provinces to the south, and where profitless state-owned industrial behemoths still hold sway ...

  5. Beijing's reassuring response to an air crash

    Posted Sep 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The fatal crash of a passenger plane in Heilongjiang province last week set off alarm bells. Mainland aircraft safety is a touchy subject because of its record during the 1990s, which gave the industry a bad name. There has also been concern, fully justified in some cases, that the infrastructure boom has been steaming ahead without proper regard for safeguards. But it would be wrong ...

  6. 58,000 punished for mainland bank scandals

    Posted Mar 09th 2005, 12:00am by Elaine Chan

    ... province. A scandal at a BOC sub-branch in Heilongjiang province involves the embezzlement of more than one billion yuan of corporate deposits. CCB is traditionally the mainland's chief lender ...

  7. BOC chief won't rush listing

    Posted May 27th 2005, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... also had been affected by a series of scandals, including one revealed in January at a Heilongjiang sub-branch in which highway firm Northeast Expressway discovered 300 million yuan missing ...

  8. 'Bloody coal basket' cleans up but miners get left behind

    Posted Dec 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... times as high as the large mines. However, are state-owned mines really safer than private mines? Just last month a state-owned mine explosion in Heilongjiang left at least 104 people dead. ...

  9. Former envy of a nation seeks to reinvent itself

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Unemployment is Daqing's biggest problem as oil runs short and state firms struggle amid the new economy The once high-flying oil centre of Daqing is fighting to avoid fading into obscurity. After the discovery of oil in 1959, the city in Heilongjiang was transformed almost overnight from a backwater marsh village to the envy of the nation. At its peak, Daqing was responsible ...



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