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  1. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Guangdong party boss Hu Chunhua keeps his cards close to his chest

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... in with the grey. Hu needs to focus on improving the development of civil society and reducing social inequality, in addition to upgrading Guangdong's economic base, according to analysts. A future leader needs to be more than media savvy. Most importantly, he has to make improving people's livelihoods a priority, including alleviating social injustice and strengthening ...

  2. Experts glum about Guangdong

    Posted Jan 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... torment, according to a provincial think-tank's annual report. The Guangdong Academy of Social Sciences said in the report that no new prospects for growth had emerged in the province since ... to salvage sinking manufacturers because of the huge wealth gap and the limited social insurance scheme. It highlighted regional co-operation between Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau as one key way ...

  3. Shock treatment

    Posted Jan 04th 2008, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... and negotiations. The reforms come in response to public anger at the soaring costs, inequality and corruption of a medical system that has for the past 15 years been market-driven, in which the government ... to a maximum of 100,000 yuan. The money will come from public donations and social welfare funds as well as the city's budget. For the poor, seriously handicapped and farmers, the minimum ...



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