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  1. Pearl River Delta air just keeps getting worse

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing and Cheung Chi-fai Guangdong cities on list of filthy Air quality in the Pearl River Delta is some of the filthiest on the mainland, with the number of smoggy days ... a report by meteorological experts in Beijing and Guangzhou, the newspaper included delta cities, especially those west of the Pearl River mouth, on a list of mainland cities suffering from ...

  2. Low-end delta factories gain reprieve on deposits

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Denise Tsang, Enoch Yiu

    ... Kong-owned processing factories in the Pearl River Delta would face a cash crunch, forcing some into bankruptcy. Mr Ma, in Sydney to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation meeting, said ...

  3. Delta leads nation on dirty-air data

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing and Cheung Chi-fai The Pearl River Delta is a step ahead in releasing up-to-the-hour information on microscopic pollutants across the region, including Hong Kong, ... stations in the delta region and 14 stations in Hong Kong can now be viewed on the websites of the Guangdong Environment Protection Bureau and Hong Kong's Environmental Protection Department. ...

  4. Time has run out for polluting factories

    Posted Aug 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The mainland is changing fast, as the tens of thousands of Hong Kong owners of factories in the Pearl River Delta well know. New central government rules imposing deposits ... in the delta going out of business is regrettable, it is difficult to be sympathetic. Hong Kong was once home to such industries and their lack of concern for anything but making money began the fight ...

  5. Beijing urged to cushion euro blow

    Posted May 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... manufacturers in the Pearl River Delta this month and found three out of every four had recorded a drop of 20 per cent in overseas sales in the first five months of this year. Those polled felt the pinch of the euro-zone debt crisis and wobbly demand in North America, and feared the worst was yet to come. 'The operating environment in the Pearl River Delta is deteriorating ...

  6. Anxiety can bring out the best in us

    Posted Apr 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... growth. The seemingly obvious way out is to fully integrate into the Pearl River Delta but, in doing so, some fear that Hong Kong will lose its uniqueness and become just another Chinese city. ... our economic position in the region because, in many areas, it is in Guangdong's interest to see Hong Kong take a more aggressive stance. The Pearl River Delta is losing out ...

  7. Beijing's 'gifts' seen as mixed bag for HK

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... George Chen, Enoch Yiu and Jane Cai in Beijing Beijing's latest measures to support the Hong Kong economy, coming on the eve of the 15th anniversary of the city's return to Chinese rule, are receiving a mixed reception, with some critics saying ...

  8. A bit less of the obsequious fawning would do no harm

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tom Holland Hu Jintao will touch down at Chek Lap Kok airport tomorrow to a choreographed orgy of obsequious fawning from Hong Kong officials backed by a chorus of servile whimpering from the city's business grandees. The impression that the presiden ...

  9. Legislators in plea to Beijing over new trade, labour laws

    Posted Mar 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... factories in the Pearl River Delta. They will submit proposals to the CPPCC's first meeting in an attempt to delay the implementation of controversial laws on the processing trade and labour welfare. They also want some of the laws amended. The proposals will be crucial to the manufacturing industry in the Pearl River Delta, where more than 10,000 smaller factories have been squeezed ...

  10. Work together on global push, Beijing tells firms

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jane Cai in Beijing xuejun.cai@scmp.com Mainland companies will be encouraged to work with Hong Kong firms to pursue outbound investments as part of Beijing's go-global push. Deputy Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng told a media briefing yesterday that B ...




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