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  1. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    How should Jiangsu officials punish scrap collector who had 10 children?

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 03:32am by Alice Yan

    ... enforced one-child policy, the case of a Jiangsu scrap collector who had 10 children presents authorities with a problem. Officials are unsure how to punish Liu Xiangming, because, as one official ... penalty would be meaningless for a man long trapped in poverty. Liu, 58, makes a living collecting rubbish in the suburbs of Suzhou. He has not returned to his hometown of Pizhou in Jiangsu, about ...

  2. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Jiangsu billionaire's call to declare nationality strikes a chord

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan Billionaire Chen Guangbiao will propose rich mainlanders disclose both their assets and nationality as exodus of millionaires continues Shining a light on rush to migrate Jiangsu ... ship". Chen, chairman of Jiangsu Huangpu Recycling Resources, said he would propose at the annual meeting of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in March that business ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Apathy, distrust, slows efforts to force asset disclosure in a Jiangsu district

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan A district in Jiangsu is held up as an example in the fight against graft, but its efforts are hampered by apathy and cynicism Transparency push clouded by mistrust With calls for mainland officials to disclose their assets practically ignored, one city in Jiangsu has hit the headlines, being hailed by the Communist Party mouthpiece People's Daily as evidence ...

  4. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Nanjing should think twice before bidding for Asian Games

    Posted May 31st 2014, 02:37am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren Nanjing expressed an interest in holding the 2019 event after Vietnam pulled out, but would the billions be money well spent? Asian Games host never comes in first When Nanjing Communist Party chief Yang Weize told a press conference earlier this month the Jiangsu capital was interested in hosting the 2019 Asian Games after Vietnam withdrew, he exuded absolute confidence. ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Shanghai's neighbours look for upside to free-trade zone

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 04:59am by Daniel Ren

    ... be the question foremost on the minds of Zhejiang and Jiangsu officials when asked about the Shanghai free-trade zone. The eastern metropolis became the envy of the nation when the State Council gave ... The groundbreaking zone would strengthen Shanghai's role as the economic engine of the delta at the expense of its neighbours. Over the past decade, Jiangsu and Zhejiang have been locked in a fierce ...

  6. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Empty office buildings point to deeper malaise in China's wealthiest region

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 03:35am by Daniel Ren

    ... in Wuxi, Jiangsu, and 30 per cent in the Zhejiang capital, Hangzhou. In other major delta cities, which together make up the most vibrant and developed regional economy on the mainland, vacancy ...

  7. Comment - News - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Trade in fake Yangcheng Lake hairy crabs rampant

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... as the genuine article. Counterfeiting is rampant despite years of crackdowns by the local crab industry association and the authorities. Total annual output from the lake, in the south of Jiangsu ... remained more or less the same for at least three years. The Oriental Morning Post said most fake crabs come from lakes in Jiangsu's Xinghua city and Gaochun county, or small ponds near ...

  8. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Mainlanders looking forward to Shanghai Disneyland opening

    Posted Apr 20th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... also show that people from the neighbouring provinces of Jiangsu and Zhejiang are getting excited at the prospect of being just a two-hour drive away from a meeting with Mickey Mouse. They said ...

  9. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Nanjing confident of successful Asian Youth Games despite tight budget

    Posted Jun 15th 2013, 12:00am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren wei.ren@scmp.com Host city opts for low-key approach and avoids the temptation of extravagant expenditure Nanjing confident of successful youth games despite tight budget Bucking a national trend of spending lavishly on international events, Nanjing, the capital of Jiangsu province, has pledged to host the Asian Youth Games in August in an economical way. Nanjing ...

  10. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Shanghai mulls growth plan for 'last virgin territory' Chongming Island

    Posted Jan 12th 2013, 12:00am by Daniel Ren

    ... connecting the northern part of Chongming with Qidong in Jiangsu province was also opened. The projects made it easy for urban residents in Shanghai and Jiangsu to travel to Chongming, which is known ...



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