• Sunday
  • November 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:10pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 9 of 9 for xue

Search results

  1. Retail boss detained in Shanghai graft probe

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai The head of the mainland's biggest retailer, former Shanghai government official Xue Quanrong, has been detained and is under investigation for alleged corruption, an official newspaper said yesterday. Mr Xue, chairman of Bailian Group and former party secretary of Shanghai's Baoshan district, was taken away by authorities a few days after last ...

  2. Behind the bright lights, a darker side of Shanghai

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... A 15-year economic boom has made many rich, but millions have missed out, writes Bill Savadove Shanghai native Xue Deqing is not a rich man, yet he does not consider himself poor. ... by a state-owned chemical company two years ago, Mr Xue was forced to survive on a severance payment equivalent to 550 yuan a month. Shanghai defines the poverty line at 320 yuan a month. When ...

  3. Mainland's biggest retail boss ensnared in Shanghai loan scandal

    Posted Dec 29th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... shopping mall, now also partly owned by retailer Bailian Group, the Shanghai Securities News and other mainland newspapers said yesterday. Authorities were questioning Bailian chairman Xue Quanrong ... However, sources said Mr Xue's name was cited at an internal government meeting yesterday. Mr Xue is the former party secretary of Shanghai's Baoshan district and was reportedly ...

  4. News - China

    Number of dead pigs found in Shanghai river rises to 3,323

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 11:06am by Chris Luo

    ... and angel investor Xue Manzi on Monday morning criticised the government on China’s Twitter-like Sina Weibo for deliberately blocking the news about the dead pigs in Jiaxing, suggesting a connection ...

  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Shanghai citizens quizzed on friends' mental health

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... by local governments. "It is impossible to talk with every person," Liu said, noting the city's massive population. Xue Wei, a senior psychologist with a privately-run counselling ... to hospitals. They aren't aware that they need to," Xue said. "Therefore, this survey is a necessary step to screen for potential patients." But Huang Xuetao, a rights lawyer ...

  6. Debate draws students together

    Posted Jul 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... days were a new experience and challenge for me. Back at home, we debated topics related to philosophy. The topics in this competition were related to life.' Xue Bai, one of Liu's ...

  7. Investment overseas to double

    Posted Feb 21st 2006, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... a year,' said Xue Qiuzhi, an economist at the management school of Fudan University. Among the target countries is Sweden, whose Invest in Sweden opened offices in Beijing and Shanghai in 2003 ...

  8. Shanghai pursues a renaissance

    Posted Oct 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... this festival a grand gathering of international and Chinese stage productions, as well as a real festival for ordinary people,' Shanghai deputy secretary general Xue Peijian told local media. ...

  9. Harsh lessons

    Posted Feb 17th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... who do not pay tax. 'All of these poor people are coming to Shanghai,' complained retired worker Xue Deqing. Locals also blame migrants for rising crime. Despite these prejudices, ...



SCMP.com Account