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  1. Property - Comment - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Slow progress in housing reform adds to bubble fears in China

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:10am by Langi Chiang

    ... that the Xi-Li administration is different from its Hu-Wen predecessor. The failure came amid rising concerns that major reforms being pushed by the leadership are progressing too slowly, adding ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Developers offer incentives to boost sales in Hangzhou

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 05:58am by Sandy Li

    ... a backlash from existing homeowners," said Johnson Hu, a property analyst at CIMB. "But to move sales, more such efforts or price cuts are needed. "The market is yet to see the bottom ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Developers’ cash flow hit by delays in home loan approvals

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 10:56am by SANDY LI AND LANGI CHIANG

    ... In November, Hu Qiang bought a 90 square metre flat in the outskirts of Nanjing, Jiangsu province, for one million yuan (HK$1.26 million) and immediately applied for a mortgage. Hu knew that getting a housing loan takes time, but he never expected it to be such a long process. It is now seven months since Hu made a 30 per cent down payment on his flat, and he sees no sign of his loan being ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - FURNITURE

    Hong Kong-born Chi Wing Lo makes a name for himself in Italy as designer

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:39am by Giovanna Dunmall

    ... of contemporary design pieces using traditional Chinese crafts, such as lacquer, bamboo and embroidery work, showed pieces by Lo as well as by Rossana Hu, Jeff Dayu Shi, Shen Baohong, Tom Dixon and Hong ... of indigo calico dyeing in Nantong city in Jiangsu. Standout pieces were Hu's and Young's experimentations with the Chinese cloisonné technique and Shen's circular wooden boxes ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Property bubble drives residents out of Macau

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 01:09am by Reuters

    ... front of MGM's metallic-hued casino tower. The population in the tiny city is expected to jump 20 per cent to 700,000 by 2016, according to government estimates. "Four years ago, you ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - MACAU PROPERTY

    Property bubble drives home seekers out of Macau

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 01:25pm by Reuters

    ... a flat? Not a chance, even if you work for your entire life,” Deng lamented as he drove past the glitzy front of MGM’s metallic-hued casino tower. The population in the tiny city is expected ...

  7. News - China

    Beatings, evictions, demolition: The ugly side of China’s local debt pile

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 10:32am by Reuters

    ... on land grabs. One of them called and he claimed to be (former Chinese president) Hu Jintao. He said ‘I am Hu Jintao’. So what if we are demolishing your home? What can you do Xu Haifeng Wuxi lies ... husband were threatened and beaten. “One of them called and he claimed to be Hu Jintao,” Xu said, referring to a man harassing her family. Hu is China’s former president. “He said ‘I am Hu ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Ningbo developer fails under weight of HK$4.4b debt

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 01:13am by BLOOM

    ... from developers amid the liquidity tightening," said Johnson Hu, a Hong Kong-based property analyst at CIMB-GK Securities Research. "We maintain our view that banks may revisit loan ...

  9. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Shanghai fair attracts do-it-yourself interior designers

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 05:03am by Catherine Shaw

    ... on their display was the Ming line, created by Shanghai-based duo Lyndon Neri and Rossana Hu of Neri and Hu. "The Ming Collection is the result of a cultural investigation- an exploration of ancient ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - MAINLAND

    Beijing's 'rat race' migrants, unable to afford high rents, live underground

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 05:35am by Reuters

    ... scurries underground Zig-zagging left and right through a maze of dark, narrow corridors in the basement of a high-rise apartment block, 35-year-old kitchen worker Hu has joined the many thousands fleeing fastrising property prices by heading underground. Hu and his wife live beneath an affluent downtown apartment building, in a windowless 4 square metre space he rents for 400 yuan (HK$508) ...




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