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  1. Business - China Business

    Yue Yuen workers go on strike at Zhuhai plant

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... in Zhuhai for social welfare-related issues. The strike started on Monday, but "everything is back to normal", said company spokesman Jerry Shum. The workers were unhappy about the slower ... resolved," he said. This week's strike is the second work stoppage for the shoemaker this year, after employees at its factory in Dongguan, staged a week-long protest in April over social ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1557400/yue-yuen-workers-go-strike-zhuhai-plant
  2. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Question marks on nuclear safety hang over mainland reactor

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 12:59am by BLOOM

    ... is moving quickly to become the first place in the world to operate the world's most powerful atomic reactor even as France's nuclear regulator says communication and co-operation ... is happening at the Taishan site," said Stephane Pailler, head of international relations at the French Nuclear Safety Authority. "We don't have a regular relationship with the Chinese ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1536473/question-marks-nuclear-safety-hang-over-mainland-reactor
  3. Business - Property - THE VIEW

    Hong Kong needs to think out of the box on rents

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:26am by Peter Guy

    ... called on the government to introduce dynamic and flexible wealth redistribution policies to strike a balance between promoting equality and economic objectives. Sadly, on the other hand, Cheung ... breeze pumped out by store refrigerators, with the entertainment provided by people standing next to you striking all manner of deals on their phones. Before critics point out that rent controls ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1560685/hong-kong-needs-think-out-box-rents
  4. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    UK, France's EDF agree on nuclear plant; Chinese firms in consortium

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 03:27am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Paris and London UK, French firm agree on nuclear plant Britain has signed a deal with France's EDF to build a £16 billion (HK$200 billion) nuclear plant, becoming the first European country to provide state guarantees to help finance a nuclear project. The Hinkley Point C project in England, the first new European nuclear plant since the Fukushima crisis, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1336878/uk-frances-edf-agree-nuclear-plant-chinese-firms-consortium
  5. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    China in line for role in British nuclear deal

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... suggest the strike price needs to be just above £100, assuming a 40-year contract. EDF is in talks to allow China General Nuclear Power Group to take as much as 49 per cent in Hinkley Point, ... in British nuclear deal Britain may agree with Electricite de France on guaranteeing power prices within weeks, paving the way for the nation's first new nuclear plant in two decades, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1325859/china-line-role-british-nuclear-deal
  6. Business - Commodities - METALS

    Stricter emissions control in China to drive palladium prices higher

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 10:58am by Eric Ng

    ... said. A five-month miners' strike that ended late last month in South Africa, a major palladium producer, resulted in the loss of about a quarter of the annual output of the metal and has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1561707/stricter-emissions-control-china-drive-palladium-prices-higher
  7. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Buying on market pullbacks pays off as bulls reign on Wall Street

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 01:05am by BLOOM

    ... aircraft and Israeli military strikes sparked a 1.2 per cent drop in the S&P 500 on July 17. It rebounded 1 per cent on the following day. The consistent gains have encouraged individual ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1561375/buying-market-pullbacks-pays-bulls-reign-wall
  8. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Sino-Dutch consortium spends up on feasibility study for tidal energy

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Eric Ng

    ... Its estimated generation cost is 10 to 15 US cents per kilowatt-hour (kWh). This means it is about 10 per cent more expensive than a mainland nuclear power plant- among the most expensive- ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1556929/sino-dutch-consortium-spends-feasibility-study-tidal-energy
  9. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Proposed giant tidal plant for mainland China is far-off dream

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Eric Ng

    ... of its primary energy needs and Beijing wants the share of non-fossil fuels to rise to 15 per cent by 2020 through cleaner energy sources such as solar, wind, hydro and nuclear power. Lin's ... for the project is estimated at around US$3 million, about 10 per cent higher than nuclear power projects being built on the mainland. The tidal project's power generating cost is estimated at 10 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1556881/proposed-giant-tidal-plant-mainland-china-far-dream
  10. Business - Comment - THE VIEW

    End of the line for China's low cost manufacturing model?

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 12:01am by Cathy Holcombe

    ... "Robots for Humans" that is explicitly aimed at thinning out the city's migrant population. That campaign was revved up in recent weeks amid strikes by shoe-factory workers at companies including Yue Yuen Industrial and Adidas. According to a report earlier this month in the Nikkei Asian Review, Dongguan mayor Yuan Baocheng, after visiting a striking factory, said: "We ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1557109/end-line-chinas-low-cost-manufacturing-model

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