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  1. Passage to Nansha

    Posted Aug 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... perspective. Earlier this month, Guangzhou opened an airport in Huadu, north of the city. Next month, phase I of the city's new port project to the south in Nansha will be finished, with four berths capable of handling 50,000 deadweight tonne (dwt) vessels. Yet five years ago Guangzhou's own borders encompassed neither Huadu nor Nansha. Huadu was a city in its own right. So too ...

  2. Nansha corruption revealed after official's downfall

    Posted Aug 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on a little-known chapter in the development of Nansha- the once-desolate island turned up-and-coming industrial centre midway between Guangzhou and Hong Kong. Liang's crimes were announced ... the ranks from head of the command headquarters of Hong Kong tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung's Nansha project to Panyu party boss. One source said Liang's arrest was probably meant to divert ...

  3. Disgraced Panyu boss admits to charges of corruption

    Posted Aug 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... had admitted the charges. During Liang's tenure, a project launched by Hong Kong tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung on Nansha Island near Panyu faced a multitude of obstacles. Liang was charged with accepting from 10,000 yuan to 30,000 yuan every Spring Festival and Mid-Autumn Festival from the general manager of the Nansha Port Company, identified only as Mr Chen. Between 1993 and 2003, Liang ...

  4. A patriot's sad love story

    Posted Aug 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the Hong Kong Economic Journal last week, Ho Ming-sze, Mr Fok's adviser, disclosed how the patriotic businessman has been squeezed by lowly cadres in charge of Nansha, an island at the top of the Pearl River estuary that he wants to develop as the region's hub. The leading culprit is Liang Bainan, who became Nansha's first party secretary in 1993 and was promoted five years ...

  5. Debt-laden Guangzhou's airport plan pie in the sky

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... international airports in Hong Kong and Macau. The proposed airport in Guangzhou's Nansha district would be just 60 kilometres from the airport at Chek Lap Kok, where authorities have also been ... the proposed Nansha facility. Additionally, the Nansha area includes environmentally sensitive wetlands that provide habitats for many species of migratory birds. Some prominent Guangzhou voices, ...

  6. Deal seals school for hospitality workers

    Posted Aug 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Guangdong. The Fok Ying Tung Foundation and the centre signed a letter of intent to set up the school in the Nansha district of Panyu, Guangzhou. The foundation will provide the school building, while the centre will provide advisory services such as staff training, and course content and facilities. Both Hong Kong and mainland students will be eligible after the deal for the Nansha ...

  7. No room for Hong Kong in Guangzhou's industrial focus

    Posted Mar 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying in Guangzhou Guangzhou Mayor Zhang Guangning has highlighted the continued development of the city's Nansha district in his annual work report to the Guangzhou ... in the Nansha area, the southernmost part of Guangzhou. Pearl River Delta expert Zheng Tianxiang said he could not tell why Mr Zhang did not mention Hong Kong, but noted Guangzhou's focus ...

  8. Tycoon's condition improving

    Posted Aug 01st 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... helping Mr Fok develop the Nansha Information Technology Park in Panyu since the late 1990s, is chief executive of China Nansha Technology Enterprises, which oversees the project. The China News ...

  9. Panyu presses on with incinerator plans

    Posted Jul 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and the capacity is expected to be raised to 2,900 tonnes by 2020 and 4,000 tonnes by 2030. The incinerator would probably serve residents in the Panyu and Nansha districts. Panyu resident Li Liyuan, 32, ...

  10. Snakeheads are again using secret compartments for people smuggling

    Posted May 18th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Marine west divisional commander Chan Chun said smugglers usually started their voyages from Shekou but now they were embarking from Panyu and Nansha. ...




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