• Friday
  • July 25, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:53am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 41 - 50 of 14554 for infrastructure

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Business - Companies

    Australia tax office sues Cheung Kong Infrastructure, Power Assets

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 10:58am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Sydney Two companies controlled by Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-Shing, including Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings (CKI), have been sued by Australia’s tax authority. The cases ... Australia and Victoria, according to CKI’s corporate website. CKI is the largest publicly listed infrastructure company in Hong Kong with infrastructure investments in Hong Kong, Mainland China, ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    China's big spenders on infrastructure must generate better returns

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... by drinking my bottle of Scotch in one sitting. Surely this comparison suggests that China is spending too much on infrastructure and Britain too little. But perhaps not. China is a poor and developing country. It needs to spend a great deal on infrastructure to provide the framework for greater wealth. Britain has already built its infrastructure and needs only to maintain what it has ...

  3. Business - Companies - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Hutchison expands infrastructure in Hong Kong to increase bandwidth

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Upgrade of infrastructure will increase transmission speeds to 100 gigabits per second from 10Gbps and meet demand for bandwidth Hutchison expands 'backbone network' Fixed-line network operator Hutchison Global Communications (HGC) is expanding its high-capacity infrastructure as it prepares to launch a range of new services from ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    In Asia, politics stands in the way of economic integration

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 04:26pm by SIMON TAY, Gina Guo

    ... for infrastructure to link Asean members. Its own infrastructure fund has targeted a relatively modest US$13 billion, with initial capital of US$485.2 million. China has shown considerably more ambition with a pledge of US$100 billion to kick-start an infrastructure investment bank to finance projects in Asia. One pending infrastructure project that can benefit is a railway link, stretching from ...

  5. Fibox protects the world's prime electrical infrastructure

    Posted Jun 20th 2013, 12:49pm by Krystin Chu and Joris Hendrickx

    ... Discovery Reports Economic growth continues to drive Asia's increasing need for electricity. As infrastructure and energy projects surge in the region, Fibox ensures power ... is keen on providing high-quality enclosures for smart grids and power transmitters. Its durable and reliable products promote energy efficiency in waterways and infrastructure projects. ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Hong Kong needs master plan for urban development, architect says

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:19pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... design should inform the city's development. "Architects are trained to think about design from a human perspective, not from the view of infrastructure. For example, how to improve ... infrastructure, a waterfront promenade could be developed. "It is a good design. It won't cut human traffic flow, and people can enjoy the waterfront," Lu said. In developing new districts ...

  7. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Stimulus or not, it's the quality of new investment that matters

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland What Beijing really needs to do is invest in infrastructure projects that boost future productivity rather than in more white elephants Stimulus or not, it's the quality of new investment that matters Last week Beijing approved 60 major new infrastructure projects together worth 1 trillion yuan (HK$1.22 trillion), or around 2 per cent of China's gross ...

  8. Business - Economy - LOGISTICS

    Logistics, crucial to commerce, are ripe for reform

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:45am by PATRICK LOW

    ... locations. If logistics is not supplied efficiently, competitiveness across the board takes a hit. Three leading sources of inefficiency are poor infrastructure, the abuse of monopolistic market ... access to infrastructure. Procedural obstacles to doing business can take many forms. Cumbersome, repetitive and time-consuming procedures simply add to costs. Positive trade facilitation actions ...

  9. News - China - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Shoddy work leaves trail of sinkholes, collapsed bridges across mainland

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Shoddy construction has left a trail of sinkholes and collapsed bridges across the mainland Death lurks along roads to ruin Rushed and irresponsible construction has made many roads death traps, according to experts. They point ...

  10. Business - Economy - INFRASTRUCTURE

    Guangdong warned over infrastructure spending

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih, Charlotte So

    ... Toh Han Shih and Charlotte So Analysts say indebted province's plans to invest 1.41 trillion yuan in infrastructure is dangerous Guangdong warned over spending Guangdong's decision to invest 1.41 trillion yuan (HK$1.77 trillion) to beef up its infrastructure over the next three years has been described as dangerous by analysts, since the province is already knee-deep ...




SCMP.com Account