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  1. Water unit lifts Guangdong Investment earnings

    Posted Sep 15th 2007, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... for its power plants. The company said in March it was seeking approval from the National Development and Reform Commission to build two power plants in Guangdong. Guangdong Investment said ...


    It's a battle of wills over national education

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani How much longer will it take before the administration of Leung Chun-ying realises that national education is belly-up - at least in its current form? We're now seeing ... are seeing in an extreme form in the Middle East nation of Syria. Ours is a peaceful revolution, but it's still the people vs the government. Is Leung blind to the fact that an undemocratically ...

  3. Slowdown in Shenzhen mirrors national gloom

    Posted Mar 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of China's international trade, saw exports plunge by 6 per cent and imports grow by just 0.3 per cent. The figures follow poor industrial profit figures for the country announced by the National Bureau of Statistics earlier this week. Across the nation, major industrial enterprises profits plunged 5.2 per cent in January and February, the first slide since the third quarter of 2009. ...

  4. New homes on mainland reverse 9-month decline

    Posted Jul 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Prices of new homes on the mainland in June rose for the first time in 10 months as a cut in interest rates buoyed buyer sentiment. New homes edged up 0.05 per cent more from May to 8,688 yuan (HK$10,632) per square metre, according to a survey of 100 cities by the China Real Estate Index System (Creis), an affiliate of SouFun, the nation ...

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    Four Chinese will be charged for wrecking Japanese cars in Shenzhen

    Posted Sep 15th 2012, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam fiona.tam@scmp.com Charges for wrecking Japanese cars Police have arrested at least four people accused of damaging privately owned Japanese cars in a big anti-Japanese demonstration in Shenzhen last month and say they will face prosecution. The ...

  6. News - China

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

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

    ... smoothly and quickly Qianhai can make the pioneering moves. Despite a recent growth in the outflow of money from the mainland and the region, partly thanks to an economic recovery in the United ...

  7. News - China - CONSTRUCTION

    Shenzhen construction on hold after alert over cheap sand in concrete

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by HUIFENG HE

    ... insisted all its projects were safe and met national standards. China Resources Cement Holdings said it had launched an investigation and no substandard products had been found. Experts in Hong ... ministry. The owner of a luxury flat developed by China Resources said he was worried. "These units are so expensive. How could you imagine they are using substandard material?" he said. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - FOCUS

    Hongkongers looking for a better lifestyle flock to Shenzhen

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... communities. Some were huge with their own shops, hospitals and schools, and club facilities. One of the largest gated communities had 50,000 residential units," Lee said. "These communities ...

  9. Companies brace for tough year when any profits will be prized- Ports

    Posted Jan 01st 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... In the first 11 months of 2009, the container throughput in Shenzhen fell 17.5 per cent to 16.5 million twenty-foot equivalent units (teu), official Chinese data shows. In Hong Kong, the world's ... in China and the second-largest in the world, container throughput fell 12.5 per cent to 22.6 million teu, while the container throughput of the nation's leading coastal ports fell 6.1 per ...

  10. News - China - PROPERTY

    Hong Kong concrete test result shocks Jiayu Garden flat owners

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

    ... to MateriaLab's - by Shenzhen and national authorities, who respectively said they found 0.099 per cent and 0.111 per cent choride ions in the basement wall of Block 8. The national standard is 0.30 per ... for untreated sea sand after a national television expose triggered concerns over building safety. Sea sand contains high levels of salt and chloride that can corrode steel reinforcement bars, weakening ...




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