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  1. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    Extreme Apec measures reveal Beijing's lack of self-confidence

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 04:48am by George Chen

    ... to publish an article to claim Beijing successfully controlled air pollution through a series of wide-ranging administrative measures from suspension of factory work to the hilarious ban ...

  2. Business - Companies - VEHICLES

    Nissan on track to hit sales target as Sino-Japan ties improve

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 04:03am by NICK EDWARDS

    ... and tighter emissions standards for light commercial vehicles, part of Beijing's effort to tackle the country's mounting pollution problems that had raised prices, were key drags on sales ...

  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Hoi Ha battle shows up planning madness in New Territories

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 07:32am by Howard Winn

    ... close to the sea, thus providing a further source of destructive pollution. This is a danger, David Newbery says, because the planning board has been supplied with inaccurate maps which ...

  4. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    China's green bonds may lead to rise of similar dim sum debt

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 03:39am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com On the polluted mainland, environmentally friendly bonds are soaring in popularity and may lead to the emergence of green dim sum debt Green bonds grow rapidly in China The mainland is struggling with a horrid pollution problem but the crisis may provide new opportunities in green bonds issued in yuan, according to Credit Agricole, the world's ...

  5. Business - Money - IPO

    CGN Power cleared to launch share offer

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 07:00am by Bloomberg, Sophie Yu

    ... investor demand for the share sale as soon as next week, they said. CGN is building stations as the central government fights pollution by curbing the use of coal in favour of cleaner energy ...

  6. Business - Commodities - COMMODITIES

    Iron ore prices decline as Apec curbs stunt demand in China

    Posted Nov 05th 2014, 06:19am by Bloomberg

    ... will resume producing after the conference." Beijing was China's 29th most-polluted city in the six months to June, according to Greenpeace calculations based on government data. Seven of the 10 most-polluted cities in China are in Hebei, according to the provincial government. Some analysts are looking for a rebound in prices. Iron ore may climb to about US$90 a tonne by the end ...

  7. Business - Companies - CARS

    Toyota sees bright future for its fuel-cell sedan

    Posted Nov 18th 2014, 05:18am by Bloomberg

    ... in the US, Europe, Japan and South Korea to offer vehicles that emit little or no carbon pollution and reduce petrol use. Battery-powered cars championed by Tesla Motors and Nissan Motor store ...

  8. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Chinese demand for Indonesian coal increases despite pollution fears

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by Eric Ng

    ... in Indonesia with mainland China as one of its top markets, aims to raise output and sales by 30 per cent despite slowing Chinese consumption because of rising demand for less polluting coal. Ng ... tonnes in 2012 and 35.7 million tonnes in 2011. Despite the lower heating value, most of the coal imported from Indonesia is blended with domestic coal to reduce pollutants. Agritrade ...

  9. Business - Comment - MACROSCOPE

    Apec tries to keep ball rolling as group marks 25th anniversary

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 06:08am by DAVID DODWELL

    ... than just a talking shop The Apec party has begun. Beijing's polluted skies have been cleared. Hotels are bedecked with welcoming regalia. Security hovers discretely on nearby street ... for the party, and hope Beijing's pollution does not fog the show. David Dodwell is the executive director of the Hong Kong-Apec Trade Policy Group ...

  10. Business - Economy - MACROSCOPE

    Climate change takes on more urgent tone

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 01:42pm by PATRICK LOW

    ... It will benefit future generations. It takes real statesmanship to think beyond party and election cycle. Third, an equity issue underlies the entire debate. Some of the biggest polluters are emerging economies. China alone accounted for 29 per cent of emissions in 2012, compared with 15 per cent for the US. Yet China polluted at 7,000 tonnes per head and the US at twice that level. Development ...




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