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  1. Populist moves to keep giant on its toes

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... Shanghai and less-glamorous inland cousins, is also getting rather tiring. Wang Yang, the province's new party secretary, says nothing short of a new 'thought-liberation movement' ... for producing. In his two-hour speech to a less-than-full house, Mr Wang, open-minded by reputation, bemoaned the loss of the entrepreneurial soul that had propelled the province ...

  2. New Shenzhen mayor says honesty will be a hallmark of his tenure

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... secretary Wang Yang, who seeks to transform the delta into an innovation centre but faces obstacles from vested interests, including business leaders and local cadres. Thousands of Shenzhen internet ... including my family and comrades- seeks personal gain by citing my name, please refuse without exception,' Wang Rong said during his inaugural speech, Guangdong media reported yesterday. Mr ...

  3. Yang Opera Troupe of Jiangsu

    Posted Aug 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The troupe from Jiangsu province perform excerpts of Chinese Yang opera, which was developed from Qing dynasty folk lore and ritual performances. With Chinese and English surtitles. Today-Aug 31, 7.30pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Hall, Central, HK$100-HK$240 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7325 ...

  4. Expats in mainland census for first time

    Posted Jan 18th 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Daily, quoted authorities as saying that including foreigners in the count would make the census more difficult. 'Investigating expatriates is a hard part of the census,' Wang Zhixiong, ... the past decade. Shanghai deputy mayor, Yang Xiong, said the information collected would be invaluable. 'New findings from the 2010 census on changes of population amount, structure, ...

  5. Wang Min tipped to get commerce portfolio

    Posted Oct 19th 2007, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... Tom Miller in Beijing Jilin party chief Wang Min is strongly tipped to succeed Bo Xilai as minister of commerce under sweeping changes to the leadership team responsible for managing ... Vice-Minister of Commerce Ma Xiuhong will become ambassador to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in Geneva, according to the sources. Mr Wang's elevation to the position of trade minister marks ...

  6. Thousands to gather in search of soulmates

    Posted Sep 27th 2005, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... of men to women ratio down to 4:6. One reason more women were signing up was that they were eager to get married after reaching a certain age, said Wang Xiaoying, manager of Shanghai Yuan Yang ... by the China Association of Social Workers' match-making service committee. Committee director-general Wang Weiming said the aim of the event was to give singles an opportunity to meet as many ...

  7. Guangdong sets goals for improving lives

    Posted Jan 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai Guangdong governor Huang Huahua has, for the first time, set out goals for improving the people's livelihood as the province works to boost residents' income and fight inflation. Following provincial party secretary Wang Yang's call to bring more happiness to the people, Huang pledged to get 10 things done, and set out specific goals. The 10 goals range from ...

  8. Doomsayers warn that rush to have 'piglets' will backfire

    Posted Feb 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lillian Yang Mainland couples have gone hog wild about having children in what is considered a lucky lunar year according to traditional Chinese beliefs. But the baby boom is having ... 'Hospitals are full. You need to wait for hours for a simple ultrasound. I'm worried about how tough it will be for delivery,' said Shanghai property consultant Wang Nan, who is seven ...

  9. China Resources to build US$1.2b Wuxi chip plant

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jasmine Wang State-owned conglomerate China Resources (Holdings) will invest US$1.2 billion to expand its semiconductor production in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, and move up the value chain. ... economy into one founded on services and high-technology industries, said Yang Weize, the city's party chief. STMicroelectronics, Europe's biggest chipmaker, built a US$2 billion joint ...

  10. Ignored farmers win case against police

    Posted Jan 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang Landmark court ruling seen as progress for judicial system Fish farmers from Zhejiang have won a landmark lawsuit against provincial police authorities after complaints about ... of the principles of law. But it was very cruel for the farmers, who lost so much from it.' Yang Jianshun, a law professor at Renmin University, said this latest case was an encouraging sign ...




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