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  1. Shenzhen's Qianhai- partner or rival for Hong Kong?

    Posted Nov 08th 2010, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Kong are in the pipeline that could see it become a rival financial centre in the Pearl River Delta. Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen in July last year was among the first to say Qianhai had potential to be the 'Central of Shenzhen'. A month later, Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen sought to ease concerns that development of Qianhai- with financial services to be one ...

  2. Qianhai tempts HK service firms

    Posted Dec 21st 2010, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Tanna Chong

    ... authorities hope to turn into a new engine of economic growth for both cities. Speaking in Hong Kong yesterday, top mainland officials unveiled the blueprint for developing Qianhai ... services and the media as well as hi-tech industry. Fan Hengshan, head of the National Development and Reform Commission's regional economy department, said Qianhai was a crucial national ...

  3. Qianhai options- a bait to see if anyone in HK will bite?

    Posted Nov 09th 2010, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp Options being considered by Shenzhen officials and academics for Qianhai include allowing Hong Kong offshore financial institutions and arbitration institutions to set up branches in Qianhai, a pilot scheme for free convertibility of the yuan, and introduction of salaries and profits taxes much lower than elsewhere on the mainland. SCMP, November 8 Give ...

  4. Shenzhen names an ally of party chief Wang Yang its new mayor

    Posted Jun 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the commission to become the city's executive vice-mayor. He vowed to strengthen co- operation with Hong Kong, especially on the co-development of Qianhai in Shekou. 'The Qianhai area ... signed an agreement. The Qianhai area was expected to generate 150 billion yuan (HK$170.89 billion) of gross domestic product by 2020, or 10 billion yuan for every square kilometre, Xu said. He ...

  5. Shenzhen's economic zone will be preserved, Wen says

    Posted Aug 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... checkpoints of Huanggang and Shenzhen Bay. He also inspected a Shenzhen-Hong Kong joint development project in Qianhai. The premier reiterated that China's future lies in its open door policy ...

  6. Uphold the city's integrity, or we'll lose our edge

    Posted Dec 27th 2010, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... to the mainland better reflected than in Shenzhen, which has grown from a sleepy fishing village 30 years ago to a metropolis bigger than Hong Kong. The central government has decided that the Qianhai ... government has given Qianhai a status similar to that of Pudong, which has developed to such an extent that it now overshadows old Shanghai itself. Hong Kong has little choice but to co-operate fully ...

  7. Hu's message in Shenzhen: keep up the good work

    Posted Sep 11th 2010, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... to develop the city into a special political region, or announce new development policies for Qianhai- a Shenzhen district to be turned into a modern service industry base and one of the key ... Beijing has pledged full support for the Qianhai project by encouraging co-operation between Hong Kong and Shenzhen. Central leaders hope this will set a good precedent for the future economic ...

  8. Mainland sets its sights on 'Little Taiwan'

    Posted Sep 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... projects, Hengqin Island in Zhuhai will focus on co-operation with Macau; Qianhai in Shenzhen will co-operate with Hong Kong; and Yangpu Island in Hainan will work with Southeast Asian countries. ... in Shanghai and the Binhai New Area in Tianjin. Shenzhen targets an even more astonishing economic output in Qianhai, which will reach 150 billion yuan in 2020 according to Mayor Xu Qin. The city ...

  9. Tsang shares hopes for HK's role in five-year plan

    Posted Dec 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... currently only being implemented in Guangdong to mainland municipalities. Hong Kong also wants to see more co-operation with Guangdong in the development of the Qianhai area of Shenzhen into a hub ...



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