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  1. HK-Baoan airport line may threaten ecologically sensitive area

    Posted Oct 10th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... at the same time to connect the link to West Rail. Matthew Sin Kar-wah of Green Power feared any project in Sheung Pak Nai would harm its ecology and wildlife. 'The area has a special scientific ... later clarified anonymously that the government had tentatively explored the area as a site to house the link's emergency rescue station, but it was only one of the proposed options ...

  2. Shenzhen allowed to turn entire city into special zone

    Posted Jun 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng Shenzhen will expand its special economic zone to cover the entire city, which should solve problems caused by 'one city, two systems'. 'I have good news here ... will have more power and space for trial reform after the expansion,' said Zhang Hongqiao, a member of Shenzhen's CPPCC. 'As the special economic zone, Shenzhen has been given ...

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    Qianhai economic zone chief says it won't compete with Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... flow of the yuan Plenty of room for Hong Kong in Qianhai The 15-square-kilometre site of the Qianhai special economic zone looks more like a construction site than a booming financial centre. ... for Beijing's experiment in liberalising its interest and foreign exchange rates naturally makes some Hongkongers even more concerned about their city's future role. Zhang is keen to ease those ...

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    Man dies in Shenzhen after being swallowed by massive hole- video

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 03:08pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... compound have repeatedly complained about tremors caused by an adjacent construction site only two metres from where the collapse occurred. The construction site belongs to the Shenzhen Press Group, a publisher of some of the city’s leading newspapers, the daily said. The Shenzhen Special Zone Daily, one of the group’s newspapers, reported the collapse without mentioning its parent ...

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    Can real reform take root in Qianhai?

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... 'scientific development theory'. Xi also needs to come up with a new governing philosophy," he said. "A good special zone should not passively wait for Beijing's instructions. Its ... its development blueprint last month. But experts remain divided on whether Qianhai will meet its lofty goal of helping to transform today's China like the first special economic zones ...

  6. News - China - ECONOMY

    Qianhai experimental zone won't be expanded, says Shenzhen mayor

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone were going to expand the Qianhai area. At the news conference, for the city's People's Congress, Xu said that, as of last year, at least 302 enterprises had ... financial business, electronic commerce logistics, scientific and technological research, and other specific service industries. Qianhai, Hengqin and Nansha are the three key projects supported ...

  7. Last bid to find relics at NT road-link site

    Posted Aug 28th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the rescue is completed. A spokeswoman for the Highways Department said the three sites had been identified as of archaeological interest in the planning and design stage of the link. She said ... Archaeologists are engaged in a last-ditch effort to rescue Qing dynasty relics lying beneath the construction site of a major road link to the Shenzhen Western Corridor. The relics, Qing ...

  8. North Star, ally pay 9.2b yuan for Changsha site

    Posted Jul 25th 2007, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... billion yuan for a site in Changsha, Hunan province. The mixed-development riverside site covers 7.85 million square metres, the largest plot sold in the city and more than three times the size of Cyberport in Pok Fu Lam. The accommodation value of the site is about 3,500 yuan per square metre. Property analysts said the land price was higher than previous transactions in the city, although ...

  9. Kerry wins Shenzhen site for 480m yuan

    Posted May 15th 2006, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Kerry Properties is believed to have won a commercial site in Shenzhen for more than 480 million yuan, underlying its confidence in the mainland property market. The developer secured the 4,000 square metre site in Futian through a public tender at an accommodation value of 8,100 yuan per square metre, sources said. As the site would yield 60,000 square metres when ...

  10. Drop border post at Shenzhen: academic

    Posted Jun 06th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung The head of a Hong Kong university has proposed dropping immigration checks between Shenzhen and the city to speed up the flow of people to and from the special economic zone. ... Shenzhen's executive vice-mayor, described Professor Lau's suggestion as 'very innovative'. 'We are interested in Professor Lau's proposals but it's a matter under ...




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