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  1. Business - Money

    Chart of the day: Sea change in China's coast

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 05:10am by HSBC GLOBAL RESEARCH

    ... Chart of the day: Sea change in China's coast The reforms introduced by Deng Xiaoping in the late 1970s and early '80s triggered a boom in the export-oriented manufacturing ... into a global manufacturing hub. As some major urban centres such as Guangzhou and Shanghai matured, low-value-added, highly polluting industries were pushed out to nearby cities, accelerating ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1596338/chart-day-sea-change-chinas-coast
  2. News - China Insider - CHINA DIGEST

    Chopstick up boy’s nose; virtual romance; British woman becomes urban cop in Hunan; addict sells daughter, 3, for drugs; judge suspected of rape

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 08:52pm by Staff Reporters

    ... from Xuwen Ö county, saw the children playing by the sea just as huge waves from the storm surge approached them. Lin ran to the children and shielded them from the waves with her own body. Lin ... to her. According to the report, thousands of mainland companies offer the same virtual girlfriend service. The British beat A 21-year-old English teacher from Britain has been hired as an urban ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1596223/chopstick-boys-nose-virtual-romance-british-woman-becomes-urban
  3. News - China - LAND RIGHTS

    Farmers offered an urban dream, but at what cost?

    Posted Oct 02nd 2014, 03:29am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com Authorities are urging villagers to move to cities to free up rural land, but there's a price to pay Farmers offered an urban dream, but at what cost? ... (HK$1.14 million) per hectare and the chance to start a new life as urban dwellers. The plan is part of a pilot programme in Anhui to persuade rural residents to move to urban areas to free up land ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1607235/farmers-offered-urban-dream-what-cost
  4. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Excess levels of wastewater spews into sea from outlets in Guangdong

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:06am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing Industrial and urban waste water released into sea, often in amounts in excess of set limits Coastal water quality sinks to new depths The quality of water along Guangdong's ... fell 7.1 percentage points to 79 per cent, it said. About a third of 82 outlets that release industrial and urban wastewater into the sea violated national limits, it said. In detailing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1532122/excess-levels-wastewater-spews-sea-outlets-guangdong
  5. News - China

    Chinese authorities attempt to put the brakes on wasteful urban construction

    Posted Sep 26th 2014, 02:56pm by Nectar Gan

    ... in the rampant construction of new urban districts across China in an attempt to stem the appearance of so-called “ghost towns”, the Ministry of Land and Resources said on Thursday. Permission will not be given for construction of any new urban area unless central districts of the city have become overcrowded or there is a need to avoid natural disasters, The Beijing News reported Dong Zuoji, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1600882/chinese-authorities-attempt-put-brakes-wasteful-urban-construction
  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - FASHION

    Urban safari

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by BENJAMIN KANEREK

    ... It's a concrete jungle out there, so stay ahead of the pack. Urban safari Coat by Moncler Gamme Rouge (inquiries: 2524 7779). Wool and cotton dress, by Missoni, from Harvey Nichols (inquiries: 3695 3388). Alpaca hat, by Acne Studios, from I.T (inquiries: 2890 7012). Bao Bao backpack (€650/HK$6,500) by Issey Miyake. Plexi cuff (€197) by House of Flora www.houseofflora.net ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1594461/urban-safari
  7. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    Joint US-Philippine exercises start near disputed South China Sea waters

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 04:26am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Manila US, Philippines start joint military exercises Thousands of Philippine and American soldiers began annual war games yesterday near disputed waters in the South China Sea, testing the readiness of the two oldest security allies in the southeast Asian region to respond to any emergency. The Philippines has territorial disputes with China over the South China Sea ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1604062/joint-us-philippine-exercises-start-near-disputed-south-china-sea-waters
  8. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    US and Arab allies strike Islamic State in Syria from air and sea

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 11:32am

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington The United States and Arab allies launched strikes from the air and sea against Islamic State militants in Syria on Tuesday, opening a new front ... threatened to kill a French hostage within 24 hours if Paris did not end its participation in air strikes in Iraq. Washington said the strikes from the sea were carried out from US warships operating ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1598589/us-and-arab-allies-bomb-islamic-state-jihadists-syria
  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Urban planner marks Hong Kong down

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 10:36am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... took a more bottom-up approach Drawn from experience Peter Cookson Smith has been working as an architect and urban planner in Hong Kong since 1977, but it wasn't until 10 years ago that he discovered a sad deficiency in how urban planners are taught. "I realised that nearly all the textbooks we use are Western textbooks," he says. Very little material dealt ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1590219/urban-planner-marks-hong-kong-down
  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Speeding up urban renewal is in the public interest

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 05:51am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Urban renewal is in public interest When there is demand, there will be supply, say economists. But those living in Hong Kong know things do not always work like that. A plethora of rules and practices means market forces do not always produce outcomes as desirable as one would like. Urban renewal is a case in point. In what was hailed as a fundamental change ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1590468/speeding-urban-renewal-public-interest

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