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  1. Business - Economy - CHINA

    World Bank-State Council study urges priority on China land reforms

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 05:29am by Victoria Ruan

    ... transactions, it said. The five other priorities are reforming the household registration, or hukou system; placing urban finances on a more sustainable footing, including levying property tax ... study was submitted to various government agencies for their reference in drafting the urbanisation plan. While many believe land reform and property tax may serve as breakthroughs ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - CHINA

    Beijing's move to supply affordable homes unlikely to curb prices: agents

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 05:06am by Langi Chiang, Yvonne Liu

    ... and Shenzhen, has been at the forefront of the battle to cool surging home prices on the mainland over the past decade. In April, it began imposing a 20 per cent capital gains tax on sales, becoming ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: The Lost Generation, by Michel Bonnin

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:07pm by Mark O'Neill

    ... it amounted to deportation. All those who could, avoided it. "All means were used, including violence and corruption, to get into those bodies headed by the worker and army propaganda teams" as a way to avoid going; the bodies were responsible for organising others to leave. This enormous relocation was chaotic and badly organised. Rural cadres misappropriated the funds given to settle ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - CHINA

    Home-price gap between first-tier and provincial cities widens further

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... that raised the minimum down payment on second homes to 60 per cent and enforced a 20 per cent capital gains tax on existing homes. "Home prices in major cities such as Guangzhou, Shanghai ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: The China Choice, by Hugh White

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill The China Choice: Why We Should Share Power by Hugh White Oxford University Press 4 stars Mark O'Neill This book argues that the US must give up leadership of Asia and share power with China, to avoid war and terrible consequences for the world. Author Hugh White, professor of strategic studies at the Australian National University's Strategic and Defence ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - CHINA

    Beijing puts prime land near third ring road up for sale again at higher price

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... to change local governments' over-reliance on land sales and find a new source of fiscal income, such as property tax. Still, experts believe it would take years to turn around local ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - CHINA

    Lending adds increasingly less to Chinese GDP, pressuring Premier Li

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... non-financial companies in the MSCI China Index, total debt over earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization rose to 5.74 times based on the latest filings through May 28, from 2.49 ...

  8. Business - Economy - CHINA

    IMF warns China of risks in investment binge

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... to continue tax reform and revamp the framework for local government investment and borrowing. "It is important that local governments have accountability for the decisions they have taken, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: 'China in the 21st Century', by Jeffrey Wasserstrom

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by ALEXANDRE HUIBONHOA

    ... been written in a chronological narrative to help avoid any confusion. Overall, China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know is a worthwhile read at a time when getting a grip ...

  10. News - China - CHINA

    Luxury brands still reaping big rewards in China

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 04:31pm by Ernest Kao

    ... taxes. “The profits [luxury brands] are making in the China market will scare you to death!” said Lu Xiaoming, former head of luxury label Montblanc’s China operations. Many believe China’s high ... cent value-added tax to the London price tag, it would only increase it to 3,408 yuan, according to the report, leaving a mysterious margin of 1,000 yuan. While logistics costs are known ...




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