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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    Li Keqiang warns of urbanisation risks in first speech as premier

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Pushing villagers into cities could cause loss of arable land and create urban poverty Premier Li Keqiang has warned of the hidden risks of an "unprecedented" urbanisation push in the world's most populous nation, saying the relocation of millions of rural residents to cities would take a long time. Addressing his first news conference as premier yesterday, at the end ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1193244/li-keqiang-warns-urbanisation-risks-first-speech-premier
  2. News - China

    Investment still key to China's growth, says NDRC chairman

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... domestic demand". "It will not only involve construction of cities but will also see consumption of migrant workers increase manyfold after they become city dwellers," he said. ... acknowledged the gap between urban and rural areas remained large. While major cities keep growing and attracting prime resources, development in smaller cities and towns had lagged behind. The NDRC ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1183705/investment-still-key-chinas-growth-says-ndrc-chairman
  3. News - China - ECONOMY

    World Bank to help tackle China's urbanisation

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... to help Beijing come to terms with the migration of millions into the mainland's fast-developing cities. The new joint study was suggested by premier-in-waiting Li Keqiang when the pair met ... about 14 million more people will flow into cities every year. Kim said at a media briefing to conclude his visit that China was a country "that has made a remarkable achievement in lifting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1094810/world-bank-help-tackle-chinas-urbanisation
  4. News - China

    Mainland urbanisation drive may increase financial risks, say advisers

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... China should avoid "over-urbanisation". If too many migrant workers flooded into cities, but could not find jobs, they would sink into poverty, he said. If that happened when ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1185826/mainland-urbanisation-drive-may-increase-financial-risks-say-advisers
  5. News - Hong Kong - Cityseen

    Luxury, elegance and all the beauty essentials a girl could ask for

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by VICTORIA KUNG

    ... Victoria Kung victoria.kung@scmp.com Luxury, elegance and all the beauty essentials a girl could ask for A live jazz band played amid models, Hong Kong socialites and VIP guests in Pacific ... and Natura Bisse in Hong Kong. Chris Heywood, senior manager of Swire Properties, hopes the Beauty Gallery will become the "ultimate destination for beauty shopping in [the city]". Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1018633/luxury-elegance-and-all-beauty-essentials-girl-could-ask
  6. News - China - 18th PARTY CONGRESS

    China's 2020 goal may fail unless core issues are tackled, say analysts

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan victoria.ruan@scmp.com Hu's goal of doubling nominal earnings by 2020 doesn't address wealth distribution, analysts say Raising income alone won't shrink ... Organisation in 2001 are fading. Also, urbanisation could slow down unless Beijing removes the barriers that prevent migrant workers from moving to cities, such as the hukou household registration ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1081923/chinas-2020-goal-may-fail-unless-core-issues-are-tackled-say-analysts
  7. News - World - THE VATICAN

    Vatican says conclave for next pope may come early

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 11:56am by Associated Press in Vatican City

    ... Associated Press in Vatican City The Vatican raised the possibility Saturday that the conclave to elect the next pope might start sooner than March 15, the earliest date possible under current rules that require a 15 to 20 day waiting period after the papacy becomes vacant. Vatican spokesman the Reverent Federico Lombardi said that Vatican rules on papal succession are open ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1152273/vatican-says-conclave-next-pope-may-come-early
  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Soft coral found living in Victoria Harbour points to cleaner water

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:56am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Diaoyu boat sticks to fishing… with unexpected result Hopes that Victoria Harbour will recover from decades of land reclamation and serving as the city's sewage disposal system have received a boost after evidence emerged that soft coral might have colonised the seabed. It comes after soft coral was accidentally hauled aboard a fishing boat ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1575619/diaoyu-boat-sticks-fishing-unexpected-result
  9. News - World

    Gaza Strip attacked by Israeli air force after rocket fire

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 01:29pm by Agence France-Presse in Gaza City

    ... Agence France-Presse in Gaza City Attack followed rocket fire from Palestinian territory into southern Israel The Israeli air force (IAF) attacked targets in the Gaza Strip overnight Sunday, following rocket fire from the Palestinian territory into southern Israel, sources from both sides of the conflict said. “In response to the numerous rockets launched at Israel in the past ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1267825/gaza-strip-attacked-israeli-air-force-after-rocket-fire
  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Victoria Harbour 'clean enough' without HK$30b sewage treatment upgrade

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:58am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... only marginal improvements to water quality in western Victoria Harbour and bring little benefit to near-shore pollution. They said the priority was to cut off improperly connected pipes ... The upgrade was recommended by an international panel reviewing the city's sewage treatment strategy in 2002. It was shelved amid the Sars outbreak the following year and deteriorating fiscal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557126/victoria-harbour-clean-enough-without-hk30b-sewage-treatment-upgrade

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