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  1. Business - Property - TAX REFORM

    Wen Jiabao says property tax reform needs serious study

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan victoria.ruan@scmp.com Wen comment suggests delay to property tax Premier Wen Jiabao said yesterday that property tax reform should be studied "in the medium to long run", suggesting a plan to expand a tax trial might be delayed. It's the first time Wen has given a slightly clearer timetable for expanding a property tax trial imposed in Shanghai ...

  2. News - China - PROPERTY

    Beijing considers property tax to curb home market

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by Daniel Ren

    ... by outgoing Premier Wen Jiabao that it would stick with austerity measures to ensure healthy growth of the housing sector. The warning comes in the wake of recent price rises. Among the measures ... Beijing more than doubling from a year ago. Any potential tightening policy by Wen's cabinet to crack down on an overheated property market would put the next government, to be headed ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Prices of homes near top mainland schools soar

    Posted May 12th 2014, 11:30am by Langi Chiang

    ... the capital's top school. It is said that children of many senior officials attend the school, including the grandson of former premier Wen Jiabao. However, the high price paid for a home ...

  4. Property - Comment - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Slow progress in housing reform adds to bubble fears in China

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:10am by Langi Chiang

    ... that the Xi-Li administration is different from its Hu-Wen predecessor. The failure came amid rising concerns that major reforms being pushed by the leadership are progressing too slowly, adding ...

  5. Property - International - INVESTMENT

    Tycoons’ property fund optimistic about London, US markets

    Posted May 13th 2014, 02:02pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... of properties in prime locations in London and New York have surged over the last few years, surpassing the levels before the global financial crisis, Joint Treasure senior adviser Beatrice Cheung Wen ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Beijing's failure to keep promise leads to ineffective curbs

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 01:36am by Langi Chiang

    ... item in a six-point policy package from the State Council, then led by former premier Wen Jiabao, designed to contain housing inflation. It said that if policies were not fully enforced ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - BRICKS & MORTAR

    One-size-fits-all model for housing policies gets rethink

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 02:42am by Langi Chiang

    ... for implementation from each city. Any counter-action was not tolerated. The former cabinet, led by Wen Jiabao, also narrowed financing channels for developers. It virtually stopped approving any plan ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Chinese developers reply to questions over unpaid land appreciation taxes

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 04:27am by Langi Chiang

    ... gap has fomented social discontent. Former premier Wen Jiabao had sought to steer the discontent towards developers. He told an online chat before parliament in March 2011 that: "I ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Guangzhou leads surge in China housing prices

    Posted Sep 19th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... the same as in July. Premier Li Keqiang has no additional measures to rein in property prices since predecessor Wen Jiabao in March ordered the People's Bank of China to raise down payment ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Cooling policies to slow home sales

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... prices from rising too quickly, outgoing Premier Wen Jiabao said in his work paper at the beginning of the National People's Congress this week in Beijing at the end of which he will be replaced by Li Keqiang. Residential property prices climbed 50 per cent during Wen's last five-year term to the highest since the mainland privatised home ownership in 1998. Home prices rose ...




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