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  1. Shenzhen to give Qianhai more autonomy, HK style

    Posted Jan 17th 2011, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam Shenzhen leaders will turn Qianhai into a small-scale Hong Kong by giving it more autonomy in its legal system and administration. In addition, according to draft proposals concerning its administration, Qianhai, in Nanshan district, would be financially independent. The city will finalise most of Qianhai's laws, regulations, tax scheme and personnel system ...

  2. Qianhai zone may have lost its appeal

    Posted Sep 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com Experts have cast doubt on the immediate attractiveness of a watered-down Qianhai development zone to overseas specialists after Shenzhen scrapped an ambitious plan to transplant Hong Kong-style legal and anti-corruption systems. The Shenzhen Qianhai administration regulation, released on Wednesday, detailed a range of operational procedures ...

  3. Shenzhen dumps nearly all its bold plans for Qianhai

    Posted Jun 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Fiona Tam fiona.tam@scmp.com Shenzhen authorities have told Qianhai- a 15-square-kilometre development zone- to focus only on its economy, just six months after the city's leaders vowed to turn it into a mini Hong Kong with greater legal and administrative autonomy. A final version of Qianhai's administrative regulation approved by the Standing Committee ...

  4. HK firms 'will get chance in Qianhai'

    Posted Nov 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com A top official has assured Hong Kong firms they will have every opportunity to develop their businesses in the Qianhai zone, even though it falls under ... co-operation pacts on the development of the Lok Ma Chau Loop, food safety, collaboration in the legal profession and weather forecasting. 'The further opening up of Qianhai represents ...

  5. New Shenzhen zone offers cut-price income tax

    Posted Sep 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong and overseas professionals working in Shenzhen's Qianhai special development zone will only have to pay income tax at Hong Kong rates, a spokesman for the zone's administration said yesterday. 'Overseas specialists working in the Qianhai zone will only need to pay their personal income tax at the rates levied in Hong ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Another big idea- but will they make the move?

    Posted Jan 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Fiona Tam Shenzhen authorities unveiled a 285 billion yuan (HK$350.25 billion) plan this week to turn the city into a global logistics hub by 2015 and make Qianhai, a 15-square-kilometre development zone next to Hong Kong, a global centre for supply chain management. According to Shenzhen's latest five-year plan on logistics, a three-square-kilometre Qianhai Bay tariff-free zone ...

  8. Build on both our strengths, Shenzhen urges

    Posted May 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... greater investment in the proposed Qianhai district across the border. Speaking to about 300 business executives from major global companies- including IBM and Maersk, as well as Hong Kong and mainland government officials- Wang Rong said Qianhai needed about 40 billion yuan (HK$47.8 billion) in investment over the next three years. Qianhai is a 15-square kilometre area of mostly bare ...

  9. Shenzhen asks for entire city to be special zone

    Posted Oct 29th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... He said that the government expected the Qianhai area in Shekou to have an annual output valued at 10 billion yuan (HK$11 billion) per square kilometre in the foreseeable future, with hi-tech ...



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