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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 ...

  2. Business - Companies - THE INTERVIEW

    Passion and patience guide bid for Regent's Hong Kong return

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 10:52am by Denise Tsang

    ... encountered? There are very limited choices in Central. A site with great sea views like this hotel [the InterContinental in Tsim Sha Tsui] is very difficult to come by. Over the past three years, ... halve its size to about 250 rooms. It also depends on the location. If it is in a non-urban location, it will be a resort. If it is in the Central Business District, it has to be the best ...

  3. Business - China Business - RETAIL

    Taiwan cafe chain hits the spot on mainland

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by Ralph Jennings

    ... with oddities such as Caesar salad-flavoured bread, and coffee with a sea salt-enhanced foam. Recipes also change about 10 times per month, which appeals to the quick evolutions of taste among urban ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Xi Jinping takes charge of China's economic reforms

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:07am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Road plans in a bid to develop the country's region- with road and sea connections- as part of an effort to shore up strategic and trade links with the rest of Asia as well as some ... overseen by Li. The final version came out with less emphasis on heavy investment and more attention on people's livelihoods and narrowing the urban-rural income gap, they said. ...

  5. Business - Economy - DEVELOPMENT

    Strife hangs over China billions in Myanmar

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... at the Myanmar Urban Development Conference in Yangon. Kyaukpyu lies next to the offshore Shwe gas fields in the Bay of Bengal, the Southeast Asian country's biggest gas project. Billions of US ... between 794 and 900 kilometres, said Han Soe, deputy managing director of public works at the Myanmar Ministry of Construction. A deep-sea port on Maday Island, off Kyaukpyu, would be completed ...

  6. Business - Commodities - RESOURCES

    Australia's mining boom 'not over yet'

    Posted Aug 26th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... a near-free run to stake his claims in the state. His licence holdings stretch from the oil-rich seas off Darwin, south through the Tanami Desert, one of the last unexplored parts of Australia, ... of an Outback prospector. He is an urbane, fit-looking 50-year-old comfortable in a suit and the upper class suburbs of Sydney. Two years ago he paid A$11.5 million (HK$80 million) for a four-storey ...

  7. Business - Companies - COMPANY VISIT

    Modern dose for old cure

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 05:25am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... range from the familiar, such as clover honey, to the esoteric such as sea conch and ox gallstones. If one is unsure of how to make preparations such as deer's-tail tonic, which is thought ... stations- a strategic decision made in an effort to position Chinese medicine at the centre of a fast-paced urban lifestyle. Under Wong's watch, Eu Yan Sang has invested millions of dollars ...

  8. Business - China Business

    Learning the lingo

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 12:28am by Debasish Roy Chowdhury

    ... in China's giant neighbour Learning the lingo The 21st floor of Mumbai's landmark Trident Hotel overlooking the Arabian Sea carries an uncharacteristic whiff of tobacco, which the Thai aroma-oil ... urban Indians to grow up learning three to four languages, including English. "We are either visually oriented or good at listening. In Chinese, you have to be both, which is why you ...

  9. Business - China Business

    Why Chinese companies are creating foreign jobs

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 03:09pm by George McKibbens

    ... links the most dangerous parts of Somalia and Sudan. The shoes reach Somalia and are guarded by China’s Anti-Piracy Task Force which has been patrolling the Red Sea since 2009. Safety ... “Middle East Vendor of the Year” in the CommsMEA Awards in Dubai. China’s urban elite have a fetish with overpriced foreign brands, which is why Lenovo, China’s lead computer maker, markets most ...



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