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  1. Shenzhen's economic zone will be preserved, Wen says

    Posted Aug 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... it was given preferential policies such as tax breaks to attract foreign investors. Wen, accompanied by Guangdong party secretary Wang Yang, visited enterprises, research institutes and the border ...

  2. Shenzhen vote a tentative first step

    Posted Jun 27th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... in the foreseeable future. Analysts said the election showed that the reforms touted a month ago would be carried out cautiously and under strict party control because Guangdong party chief Wang Yang had made it clear the city would not set out to become a 'special political zone'. Wang Yukai , a public administration expert from Peking University, said earlier the public should ...

  3. Beijing should legalise and regulate booming underground banks

    Posted Nov 26th 2007, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei The mainland leadership's embarrassing decision to impose cash withdrawal limits at banks in Shenzhen at the beginning of this month only to lift them days later, has focused media attention on the illegal outflow of mainland funds into Hong Kong's stock market through the booming underground banking operations. While there is no way of knowing the exact ...

  4. People's republic of desire

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... On a flight from San Francisco to Hong Kong, Niuniu is seated next to a middle-aged man named Steve, an American. He tells Niuniu that he is an engineer manager of a well-known American hi-tech company. In recent years, more United States companies have m ...

  5. Anti-graft pilot plan 'may not be enough'

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Fiona Tam fiona.tam@scmp.com Despite praise for Guangdong party boss Wang Yang's promise last week of a pilot scheme to force officials to declare their assets, some experts said ... 'The public will further lose their trust towards the system if the policy is never carried out.' Nonetheless, Wang Yang's pilot scheme, if implemented, would make Guangdong the first ...

  6. Shenzhen chief rules out political reforms

    Posted Apr 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... Ting Shi Shenzhen, that pioneered the mainland's reform project 30 years ago, will not seek to experiment with political change as it did in the economic area, according to Wang Yang, Guangdong's new party chief. Mr Wang, whose recent prominent advocating of 'thought liberation' prompted speculation on democratic reform, ruled out any such possibility. 'Shenzhen ...

  7. Guangdong chief urges return of reform spirit

    Posted Nov 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com Guangdong's party chief Wang Yang has promised to bring back the spirit of reform in the southern province, in an apparent attempt to repair the tarnished image of the region in the wake of a recent string of negative events Speaking on Monday at a provincial meeting on deepening institutional reform in Shantou city, Wang reiterated calls ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Mar 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to forget his 5 years in Guangdong Although it has been three months since Zhang Dejiang was replaced by Wang Yang as Guangdong party chief, Mr Zhang said he would never forget Guangdong, a place ... was invited to attend the delegates' meeting by Mr Wang when they sat together at the opening ceremony. Klaudia Lee Pearl River water a top issue The water quality of the Pearl River emerged ...

  9. Rape case sparks calls for reform

    Posted Nov 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sally Wang sally.wang@scmp.com A rape case- which has become a national talking point after surveillance footage was released that appears to show a former police assistant beating and raping a storeowner in Shenzhen- has triggered calls for the prompt abolishment of the notorious police-assistant system. The alleged assailant, Yang Xili, was arrested and charged with raping ...

  10. Vice-mayor detained as graft crackdown spreads

    Posted Jan 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for graft as the crackdown moves on to second-tier cities. A vice-mayor of the city, Yang Guangliang, was the most high-profile casualty, the Xinhua-run Oriental Outlook magazine reported. Yang's fall has been linked to that of Chen Shaoji, the former chairman of the Guangdong provincial Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, who was fired in April for taking ...




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