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  1. Speculators accused of fuelling fears of land shortages

    Posted Jul 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Wu A senior official from the Ministry of Land and Natural Resources has lashed out at property speculators, calling them 'evil' for spreading rumours of a land shortage ... obstacle preventing the execution of central government policies governing land issues, but the state was prepared to act. 'If the local governments neglect to implement policy, our ministry ...

  2. State to approve capital's land sales

    Posted Jun 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the Ministry of Land and Natural Resources. Final approval authority previously resided with the Beijing Municipal Administration of State Land, Resources and Housing, whose director, Miao Leru, ... at the Beijing Municipal Administration of State Land Resources and Housing, declined to comment. Two years ago, the central government ordered that all land in the country must be sold through public ...

  3. First confirmation of China's plan to build aircraft carriers

    Posted Dec 19th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... the administration to declare the plan should limit over- reaction in the outside world.' Xu said the SOA, which operates under the Ministry of Land and Resources, was the official body responsible ... of the Defence Ministry, told foreign media that the world should not be surprised if China built an aircraft carrier. In March last year Defence Minister General Liang Guanglie told his Japanese ...

  4. New ministry section to handle border affairs

    Posted May 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to disputed waters in the South China Sea. Foreign Ministry spokesman Ma Zhaoxu said the new department would take charge of formulating policies regarding the demarcation of China's land ... Relations' Asia and Africa Centre, said the ministry's new department pulled together official resources and would facilitate negotiation and the handling of territorial disputes. 'In ...

  5. From Middle Kingdom to maritime power

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... a land-focused nation that envisaged itself as the centre of the Earth, the Middle Kingdom, and paid little attention to expanding its influence beyond its coastline. The wake-up calls came from a string ... the once land-loving Middle Kingdom to turn its eyes seaward. China quickly turned itself into the factory for the world, manufacturing cheap commodities including electronics, garments, toys ...

  6. A matter of social duty and fertiliser

    Posted Aug 10th 2008, 12:00am by Ivan Broadhead

    ... (OCP), a state-owned company and the world's largest phosphate producer. 'They are plundering the wealth from our land,' Mohamed Abdelaziz, president of the Sahrawi ... and exploitation of Western Sahara's natural resources should show some honour and respect, and cease acting as accomplices to the Moroccan government's illegal undertakings.' With perhaps ...

  7. Tussle for oil in the South China Sea

    Posted Jul 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... South China Sea. All the major powers are involved. A rising and resource-hungry China claims much of the area through its historic claim to the Spratlys archipelago in the deep south- it dates ... with Vietnam, a fraternal Communist Party-ruled ally, but one deeply suspicious of its giant neighbour to the north. In a statement to the Sunday Morning Post, Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesman Le ...



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