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  1. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Strikes portend a summer of discontent in Pearl River Delta, world's factory

    Posted May 10th 2014, 04:13am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng A series of successful strikes is stirring other disaffected workers to air their grievances The summer of discontent in the world's factory Strikes and other industrial action are on the rise in Guangdong. A massive strike at a factory co ...

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    Shenzhen makes a half-hearted start to trial ban on live poultry

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 02:44am by He Huifeng

    ... wet markets. Traders complained they had been given little- if any- notice of the ban or how it was to be implemented. Shenzhen is the second Pearl River Delta city to ban live sales after ...

  3. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Excess levels of wastewater spews into sea from outlets in Guangdong

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:06am by Li Jing

    ... into the ocean through 47 industrial outlets. Lu Chaohua, a Guangdong marine environment official, told the official Nanfang Daily that the Pearl River Delta's dense population and heavy reliance ... occurrence of typhoons brought more torrential rains … As a result, more pollutants on land were flushed into the rivers and ended up in the sea," Lu said. He argued that most industrial ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - PEARL BRIEFING

    Foshan district's 'negative list' a positive step for Pearl River Delta economy

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 05:22am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Local Foshan project guides growth by outlining what it doesn't want 'Negative list' a positive step for the delta economy While a free-trade zone may not be in the cards for the Pearl River Delta next year, Guangdong continues to experiment with economic policies that could lay the ground for one. The local government in Foshan's ...

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    Guangdong's GDP growth decline weighs on region

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 05:18am by He Huifeng

    ... He Hui Feng The manufacturing powerhouse may need to change its export-driven growth model to climb out of an economic morass Guangdong's GDP may be skewed by 'carry trade' stats The temperature climbed to 30 degrees Celsius in the Pearl River Delta, but despite the rising mercury, a chill swept across the region, known as the "world's factory", ...

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    Hong Kong is losing to Singapore as Pearl River Delta's role model

    Posted Jan 19th 2013, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Executive, he has been presented with proof, with Hong Kong losing out to Singapore as a development model for the Pearl River Delta. Guangzhou's city government announced one of its biggest ... the foundations of the Pearl River Delta's Hong Kong-owned factories, most of which are small and medium-sized enterprises in low-end manufacturing industries. The Federation of Hong Kong Industries ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - PEARL BRIEFING

    World's oldest profession still one of the most honest in China

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 04:05am by Mimi Lau

    ... News of this week's vice blitz in the Pearl River Delta industrial hub of Dongguan was met with online comments like "Dongguan, hang in there" and "the public has your ...

  8. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Will Guangdong hit air-reduction targets? Governor not betting his life on it

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 03:48am by Li Jing

    ... The province's less developed regions have been relatively slow in establishing environmental protection efforts. The 21 cities outside the Pearl River Delta only started to release PM2.5 readings ... across the province last month, after the environmental ministry assigned each province a target. That means officials can't simply move polluting industries outside the Pearl River Delta, ...

  9. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Why conservation is still not taken seriously by cadres in southern China

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 04:02am by Li Jing

    ... for migratory birds". Forestry authorities in Dongguan, the Pearl River Delta city where eating the birds is popular, vowed this week to launch an inspection blitz until the end of the year ...

  10. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Pollution threats stir delta residents to action

    Posted Jul 20th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng Following a series of pollution threats, residents could be in for a long battle for the environment Fighting for a cleaner environment Pearl River Delta residents haven't ... after another affect the land they harvest, the air they breathe and the water they drink. On July 6 the Hejiang River, a tributary of the Pearl River- a drinking source for the delta- was found ...




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