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  1. Excellence expects property sales will triple to top 6b yuan

    Posted Jul 04th 2008, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Other projects scheduled for sale include the Shenzhen Victoria Harbour residential development and some remaining units at Shenzhen Repulse Bay, both in the city's Nanshan district. Mr Li ... such as Futian, Nanshan and Luohu,' he said. The company reaped about 700 million yuan, an average price of 55,000 yuan per square metre, from the sale of 60 townhouses at upmarket Shenzhen Victoria ...


    Police stop anti-Japan protests in bigger Guangdong cities

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Mimi Lau, Joyce Ng

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou and Joyce Ng Riot officers block demonstrators in the bigger Guangdong cities, but protesters in second-tier towns have their way Protesters meet police resistance Anti-Japan demonstrations took an unusual turn in Guangdong yesterday, with protests in key cities met by a strong police presence while those in smaller cities were allowed to run their course. ...

  3. How murky waters can create a clear identity

    Posted Apr 07th 2004, 12:00am by Edith Terry

    ... Hong Kong's builders created a nearly self-sufficient fortress. Vast country parks protected water catchments and reservoirs to supply the city in times of siege, when water supply from the mainland might be cut off. With its tidal currents and high-pressure channel, Victoria Harbour was seen as a natural flushing mechanism, a giant toilet for urban sewers, which fed straight into it. ...

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    Millions living near border now buy their groceries in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng, Victoria Ruan

    ... He Huifeng in Shenzhen and Victoria Ruan in Beijing Millions of Guangdong residents routinely shop for necessities as well as luxuries in the city Doing the Hong Kong grocery run Every ... from Shenzhen, the city is simply a place to regularly stock up on bargains. "I go to Hong Kong twice a month. All the things that I use in the kitchen and the bathroom are from Hong Kong: ...

  5. Vigil donations to help fund archive on 1989 democracy movement

    Posted Jun 06th 2009, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Donations totalling HK$2.1 million raised from the record number of attendees at the June 4 vigil in the city will go partly towards setting up a public archive on the 1989 ... in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements in China, which organised the annual vigil at Victoria Park on Thursday. 'It is amazing how Hong Kong people, despite being hard-hit by the financial ...

  6. When traditional turned revolutionary

    Posted Apr 07th 2006, 12:00am by Victoria Burrows

    ... By Victoria Burrows The Hong Kong Museum of Art is offering visitors a good opportunity to learn about a recent revolutionary period in traditional Chinese art. The exhibition, Early 20th ... better understand and appreciate traditional art. As China's major southern port, Guangdong has been a site of cultural intermingling for centuries, and the city developed into the economic ...

  7. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Guangdong targets sustainable growth

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com Southern province confident of minimum 8 per cent growth for next 10 years thanks to major new projects and industrial upgrading Guangdong ... will start construction by June, with steel production beginning by 2015, Li said. Wang Zhongbing, mayor of Zhanjiang city in southern Guangdong, made headlines last year when he kissed a document ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Mar 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... county. TSANG THE PREFERRED CANDIDATE, POLL SHOWS More people are in favour of Donald Tsang Yam-kuen serving a second term, a City Think Tank poll shows. Of the 1,076 respondents, 66.8 per cent ... of a minimum-wage law. Led by the Confederation of Trade Unions, they carried placards and waved banners as they marched from Victoria Park to government headquarters in Central. They claimed ...

  9. Even in death, hope lives on

    Posted Jan 24th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Although it was trouble-free, the candle-light vigil in Victoria Park on Friday will go down as the only mass memorial on Chinese soil for the purged former Communist Party leader- at least so far. It flies in the face of a plea by Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa in his policy address less than a fortnight ago for the city to 'avoid giving our country worries and troubles'. He added ...

  10. 23pc of industrial firms losing money

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com Almost a quarter of Guangdong's industrial companies are suffering losses- more evidence that the mainland's traditional export ... furniture makers to shift production to inland cities such as Chengdu, Sichuan, where labour costs are much cheaper, Liu said, calling it 'an inevitable trend'. The minimum wage ...




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