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  1. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    C.Y. Leung says HK will control number of visitors from Shenzhen

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... meanwhile, were preparing to mount a protest today calling for postponement of Shenzhen's decision to offer multiple-visit permits for Hong Kong to its 4.1 million non-permanent residents from ... to apply. The likely influx following Shenzhen's announcement of the relaxation last week- apparently without consulting the Hong Kong government- fuelled concerns about inflation and further ...

  2. Party detains Shenzhen official who ran student games

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Staff Reporter A top Shenzhen official who oversaw the Universiade Games last year has been placed under party investigation, days after two senior Guangdong officials were detained. Liang Daoxing, 63, director general of the 2011 Universiade Executive Office and a former deputy mayor of Shenzhen, was taken away for 'discipline inspection' on Thursday, two separate sources ...

  3. Crackdown nets 146 officials in Shenzhen

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Shenzhen has released preliminary details on the local impact of a province-wide crackdown on corruption, claiming 146 government officials have been ... on the Shenzhen government's official website. The crackdown in Guangdong, launched in February, will help provincial Communist Party secretary Wang Yang build up political credit ahead ...

  4. Shenzhen ex-mayor tried over 33m yuan graft

    Posted Apr 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Fiona Tam Disgraced former Shenzhen mayor Xu Zongheng went on trial in the Zhengzhou Intermediate People's Court in Henan yesterday after a 22-month graft investigation. Prosecutors said Xu took 33.18 million yuan (HK$39.5 million) in bribes between 2001 and 2009, when he was chief of Shenzhen's Communist Party organisation department, deputy mayor and mayor. 'Xu ...

  5. Shenzhen mayor spared execution

    Posted May 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Fiona Tam Disgraced former Shenzhen mayor Xu Zongheng was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve by the Zhengzhou Intermediate People's Court in Henan yesterday for taking bribes ... was convicted of pocketing 33.18 million yuan between 2001 and 2009, when he was chief of Shenzhen's Communist Party organisation department, deputy mayor and mayor. 'Xu took advantage of his ...

  6. Shenzhen postpones 30th anniversary bash

    Posted Aug 27th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam Celebrations in Shenzhen yesterday to mark the 30th anniversary of the establishment of the mainland's first special economic zone were postponed after President Hu Jintao decided to stay in Beijing in the wake of the Manila bus hostage tragedy. Shenzhen's administration bureau issued an urgent notice postponing a 30-minute fireworks extravaganza outside ...

  7. Shenzhen aims to improve transparency

    Posted Jul 10th 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... The Shenzhen government plans to improve communications with the press - apparently in an attempt to introduce more transparency. Ironically, most officials at the city's information department, which normally handles press inquiries, yesterday refused to elaborate on the new system. A report in the Shenzhen Business Post said the Shenzhen government would create three new ...

  8. Shenzhen drawing up new, less ambitious, plans for reform

    Posted Nov 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying in Guangzhou Shenzhen authorities are drawing up new plans for government reform after going cold on an earlier attempt to introduce a western-style administration which ... to overhaul the government so it can respond faster to market demands. Shenzhen is considered to be at the forefront of such reforms. ...

  9. 'Too small' woman gets short shrift

    Posted Feb 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan A Shenzhen woman who was turned down for a civil service job because she was too short has tried to sue the city government. The Shenzhen People's Intermediate Court ... by the Shenzhen Administration of Taxation. In late 2002 she applied for a permanent position with the administration during a new round of government hiring. She passed the examinations ...

  10. Wang Rong makes debut at Shenzhen party congress

    Posted May 24th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau Shenzhen started a three-day Communist Party congress yesterday that will set the tone for its long-term strategic development and decide the make-up of the city's new party ... was not only critical to Shenzhen's development in the next five years but also vital to its future as it would also set the tone for the city's development for the next 30 years. Wang ...




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