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  1. News - China

    China to start building 6m homes next year

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... property website, SouFun. The increase comes despite the government's years-long effort to curb home purchases and tighten the land supply. Construction of public housing projects is part ... Victoria Ruan victoria.ruan@scmp.com Minister promises six millions new public homes China may start building as many as six million new government-subsidised flats next year, Housing ...

  2. Business - Economy - MR. SHANGKONG

    Forget 'Likonomics', it's all about economic stimulus in China again

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:38am by George Chen

    ... target The government also pledged to renovate more shanty towns as part of efforts to boost housing supply for the poor and migrant workers. Railway construction, particularly in the poorer ...

  3. Industry aims to overcome challenges

    Posted Mar 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The global supply chain for apparel and footwear continues to explore growth opportunities through strategic partnerships, enhanced efficiency and a well-balanced sourcing mix. ... for leaders in the apparel and footwear industries to exchange innovative solutions to the most pressing issues in the supply chain. This year's forum, which has been extended to include ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Ningxia's coal and farm projects pose critical threat to water supplies

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... by Greenpeace and the Chinese Academy of Sciences shows that by 2020, Ningxia will see a water supply shortfall of 1.3 billion tonnes, or 15 per cent of the region's demand. Both coal mining ... quota." Besides the coal chemical projects planned by Shenhua Ningmei, Ningdong is also set to become an electricity supply base with 26 coal-fired power plants that have already been built ...

  5. Developers accused of sitting on land

    Posted Jun 20th 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Vivian Wu and Shi Jiangtao Figures show half the housing land sold in capital is still undeveloped Authorities are accusing developers of stockpiling land and have vowed to take harsher measures to curb illegal land transactions. Vice-Minister of Land and Natural Resources Yuan Xiaosu said at a real estate fair last Thursday that a check of statistics on land supply for housing ...

  6. What hope for aspiring homebuyers?

    Posted May 01st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... national urban incomes rose 9.6 per cent. Beijing has pledged to ensure a supply of affordable housing to urban dwellers and rein in runaway prices by controlling loans and land supply, as well ... A fierce debate has erupted over China's surging property prices, making basic housing unaffordable to the masses. The media has churned out articles almost daily attacking ...

  7. Comment - Blogs

    More property buying tips in China

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 01:08pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... and houses and buildings. Cities often bough the rural land and converted it to urban use, but often did not buy the buildings. Dillon explains how these and the land underneath them became urban ...

  8. Airbus eyes biofuel supplies from China

    Posted Oct 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Planemaker Airbus Industries is working to build a supply chain for aviation biofuel in China, months after rival Boeing said it would partner with Air China ... one of the mainland's three largest carriers, is Airbus' biggest customer in China. Production of jet biofuel is set to become a multibillion-dollar business as scarce supplies ...

  9. News - China

    Housing plan faces corruption threat, warns state media

    Posted Jan 05th 2013, 09:00pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... A high-profile effort by the Chinese government to build affordable houses for the millions priced-out of the country’s property market is marred by official corruption, state run media said on Saturday. China in 2010 launched a massive “affordable housing” drive as part of an effort to defuse widespread discontent about the country’s house prices, which have skyrocketed over ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    US, China play with fire by manipulating housing prices

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by ANDY XIE

    ... Andy Xie Andy Xie says attempts by the US and China to control housing prices - to try to revive the market in one case, and prevent a crash in the other - will only lead to another crisis ... of financing a property purchase to a new low. The US housing market is reviving. And the liquidity buzz is pushing stocks to record highs. Fearing that markets may bubble up too quickly, the Fed ...




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