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  1. Business - Economy - MANUFACTURING

    Pearl River Delta losing favour as factory centre for Hong Kong firms

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 02:57am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... Chim Sau-wai sauwai.chim@scmp.com One-third of manufacturers plan to decrease investment in the delta as labour costs rise Pearl River Delta losing favour as factory centre Nearly 30 per cent of Hong Kong-based manufacturers with factories in the Pearl River Delta plan to scale back their investment in the area. The Chinese Manufacturers' Association of Hong Kong says ...

  2. Business - Companies - FUNDRAISING

    Yangtze delta developer issues US$350m in senior notes

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 10:32am by Enoch Yiu

    ... properties in the Yangtze River Delta area. ...

  3. Business - China Business - INSURANCE

    Insurers consider likelihood of catastrophic storm in the Pearl River Delta

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... A typhoon as potent as Superstorm Sandy, which walloped the US east coast in 2012, hits the Pearl River Delta, knocking out power, bridges and roads, and levelling buildings. It takes weeks to get ... a probability as an inevitability. Climate change is amplifying world weather conditions. With much of the southern part of the Pearl River Delta just 30 to 40 centimetres above sea level, ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - EARNINGS

    Bank of China beats expectations with 11pc boost in first-half profit

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 01:34am by DON WEINLAND

    ... Commercial Bank, in which BOC Hong Kong holds substantial shares. Nanyang has high exposure to the Pearl River and Yangtze River deltas, areas with a high concentration of manufacturing. Bank ...

  5. Business - Commodities - Gas

    PetroChina shuts two liquefaction plants as it reviews LNG push

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 11:29am by Reuters

    ... Hubei, the sources said. The plant, the largest of its kind in China, had aimed to supply LNG to vessels along the Yangtze River. A second plant, in Ansai, Shaanxi, was closed a month ago. ...

  6. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Let the Hong Kong taxpayer off the hook for a new runway, please

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 12:25am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... the issues. Here is an example: "Besides, it would be inconvenient and time-consuming if travellers had to use [Pearl River Delta] airports instead of our own airport in Hong Kong." I agree. ...

  7. Business - Economy - COMPETITIVENESS

    Key role in Pearl River Delta will ensure Hong Kong’s future, researcher says

    Posted May 29th 2014, 11:12am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... of Pearl River region Key role in delta seen as securing HK' s edge That Hong Kong is losing ground against regional rivals Shanghai, Singapore and even Seoul is a given among some business ... Hong Kong should embrace its location at the bottom tip of the Pearl River Delta, "one of the most regionally competitive places in the world" and home to about 100 million people, ...

  8. Business - Commodities

    Shipping rates fall as China hydropower hits coal imports

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 03:40am by Bloomberg

    ... China Three Gorges Corp, which built and operates the world's largest hydropower project on the Yangtze River, completed two more dams this year which, as of July, had 20.3 gigawatts ...

  9. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    Bridging the clean air gap

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:36am by Cathy Holcombe

    ... as this not invest more in the rich-world privilege of cleaner air? While fostering programmes to reduce regional pollution in the Pearl River Delta, Hong Kong has been appallingly slow about jumping ... share of the cost. But then, imagine if environmental standards between Hong Kong and the rest of the Pearl River Delta were so starkly contrasting that residents in Hong Kong recoiled in horror ...

  10. Business - China Business - CARS

    Beijing's clean-energy incentives give price edge to Chinese carmakers

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:26am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... such as Beijing and the Pearl River Delta were now required to have 15 per cent of new government vehicles powered by clean energy. The brokerage is upbeat on the outlook for local carmakers including ...




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