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  1. Shenzhen's roots reach back 7,000 years

    Posted Jul 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... transforming itself from a sleepy fishing village to a special economic zone. But Shenzhen Museum deputy director Ye Yang said the discovery puts Shenzhen's history back 7,000 years. Before ... the Xiantouling site. Carbon dating of the artefacts showed they were about 7,000 years old. Mr Ye said there were still thousands of square metres in Xiantouling waiting to be excavated. 'We may ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ABORTION

    Shenzhen abortions hold high risks for Hong Kong women

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... an estimated 7,000 women each year faced crisis pregnancies. "That [going across the border] happens a lot, especially among the population we serve," says Alia Marwah-Eyres, chief executive ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Hong Kong women head to the mainland for quick, cheap and anonymous termination of pregnancy, while mainland mums come here to give birth Aborting ...

  3. Blackmail trial told of mystery pregnancy

    Posted Aug 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the two families. 'Ms Ki said if I was unsuccessful in getting Mr X and Mr Z to come to Shenzhen, I should listen to the radio as something would happen to my family in Hong Kong.' Mr ... After returning to Hong Kong, Mr Y said he received a threatening text message on his phone which read: 'You should celebrate your son's birthday and enjoy the good time ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    New Shenzhen permit rules create fears over Hong Kong visitor flood

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... the individual visit scheme over the past five years," Leung said. The Hong Kong Tourism Board welcomed the potential boost to visitor numbers. But Michael Wu Siu-ying, chairman of the Travel ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com New permit rules for border city's non-permanent residents could put more strain on Hong Kong's transport and resources, say experts FEARS OVER ...

  5. Bureau blame game over data leak on pregnant mums

    Posted Jun 11th 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... A series of data-leaking blunders by public offices, concerning more than 46,000 people, triggered controversy in Hong Kong in recent months. ... pregnancy. Officials at the city health bureau, which is in charge of the database, denied responsibility and blamed the family planning bureau. Officials there said they would not investigate ...

  6. News - China

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

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

    ... But doubts over Qianhai's role and future quickly surfaced in Hong Kong. Some financial industry players consider it the latest threat to Hong Kong's role as a leading financial centre, ... are constructed. Analysts say yuan deposits in Hong Kong are likely to hit more than 1 trillion yuan by the end of this year. "Compared with the size of yuan deposits in Hong Kong, the demand ...

  7. Start-ups decline in Hong Kong, Shenzhen

    Posted Jan 19th 2010, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Hong Kong and Shenzhen have seen a big drop in business start-ups due to the financial crisis, with the number of people engaged in early-stage entrepreneurial activities falling by more than a half, according to latest research. A poll of 4,000 Hong Kong and Shenzhen citizens in the middle of last year showed that fewer than four out of 100 Hong Kong people were ...

  8. HK named best Chinese city for investors in pre-crisis survey

    Posted Oct 16th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... in Hong Kong and Shenzhen, said the two cities had very close scores in terms of innovation. 'They each have their merits,' Dr Gui added. 'But Shenzhen holds the edge over Hong Kong ... said. 'By then, we'll be able to tell whether Hong Kong will suffer or not.' Last year, the institute considered only mainland cities for the investment ranking. Suzhou, Shenzhen ...

  9. News - China - PROPERTY

    Hong Kong concrete test result shocks Jiayu Garden flat owners

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Joyce Ng and He Huifeng Jiayu Garden residents voice alarm that the salt level in their sample is just below Hong Kong's maximum limit and exceeds mainland findings Concrete test ... barely passed Hong Kong's standard for chloride ions. Hundreds of them had staged protests in the past few weeks despite the government's assurance that their flats are safe. ...

  10. Rosy forecast sees 7pc rise in visitors' spending in Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 20th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu The Hong Kong Tourism Board expects visitors to the city this year to rise by just over 5 per cent, or 1.5 million, to 31 million, and that they will spend HK$174 billion, ... and to highlight Hong Kong as an arts hub in the long term. It also plans to promote Hong Kong as a festive city by dividing the year into six periods, each emphasising traditional festivals. One ...




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