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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 ...

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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

    ... 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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. News - China - CONSTRUCTION

    Shenzhen construction on hold after alert over cheap sand in concrete

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

    ... subways. Shenzhen Metro 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 ... by the construction 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?" ...

  6. 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. ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. News - China

    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 ...

  9. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Concrete scandal weighs on listed cement majors

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... the results of the tests being released," China Resources Cement said. Meanwhile, Zhang Mingjing, secretary of the board of directors of Anhui Conch Cement, said the National Development ... of the firm. Conch and China National Building Material (CNBM) are the country's two biggest cement producers and could be affected if the commission widens its investigation to the Yangtze River ...

  10. News - China - CONSTRUCTION

    Shenzhen to blacklist builders using untreated sea sand

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng, JANE CAI

    ... The Shenzhen government has warned it will blacklist companies that use untreated sea sand in construction projects after a national television exposé triggered widespread concern about building ... of chlorine ions contained in the sand meets the national standards," it said. All of the seven samples [we have tested] show that the volume of chlorine ions contained in the sand meets ...




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