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  1. Pearl River Delta air just keeps getting worse

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing and Cheung Chi-fai Guangdong cities on list of filthy Air quality in the Pearl River Delta is some of the filthiest on the mainland, with the number of smoggy days ... a report by meteorological experts in Beijing and Guangzhou, the newspaper included delta cities, especially those west of the Pearl River mouth, on a list of mainland cities suffering from ...

  2. Pollution makes Yangtze 'cancerous'

    Posted May 31st 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... heavily populated regions, including Shanghai, state media said yesterday. Mainland environmental experts were quoted by the Xinhua-owned Economic Information Daily as saying the Yangtze River ... for the Yangtze,' said Yuan Aiguo, a professor at the China University of Geosciences. The river absorbs more than 40 per cent of the country's total waste water, 80 per cent of it untreated, according ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China Everbright to set up 500m yuan venture-capital fund China Everbright said it had reached agreement with the Jiangyin government in Jiangsu province and a number of companies to set up a 500 million yuan venture-capital fund to invest in technology c ...

  4. Mainland architects build demand

    Posted Oct 01st 2010, 12:00am by Mark Graham

    ... Mark Graham The mainland has one of the world's most impressive collections of new buildings- the Bird's Nest stadium, CCTV tower, the recently opened China World Tower and the towering Shanghai World Financial Centre, to name just four- and not ...

  5. Officials hit back at cave-in claims

    Posted Nov 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen Hangzhou authorities have accused a prominent subway expert of misleading the public after he said city officials were trying to shrug off responsibility for this month's deadly tunnel collapse. City administrators accused Beijing Jiaoto ...

  6. Well-versed teachers wanted

    Posted Mar 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Top UK school needs staff for Beijing, Shanghai and Suzhou campuses, writes Dan Cody DULWICH COLLEGE'S motto is 'building bridges to the world', and that is precisely what the prestigious London-based school is doing with its expansion in C ...

  7. Heritage champion weary in fight

    Posted Apr 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ruan Yisan spoke with Alice Yan At 78, Ruan Yisan has two overriding passions: researching the remaining historic buildings and towns scattered across China, and saving them from the bulldozers. And yet this champion of the mainland's magnificent arc ...

  8. Mainland mulls expanding tax to more cities

    Posted Jan 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com The central government may expand its pilot property tax scheme to Guangzhou and Nanjing and some second- and third-tier cities, according to a researcher at the Ministry of Finance. Jia Kang, the head of the ministry's ...

  9. Cities still main consumers, despite drive to help villages

    Posted Apr 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the central or western regions. 'Shanghai, Shenzhen and Beijing are the core areas of business centres of the Yangtze River Delta, the Pearl River Delta and around the Bohai Sea delta ...

  10. Follow the path of the migrant workers and find the profits

    Posted May 01st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Beijing. According to rankings, compiled by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), Pearl River Delta cities take up six of the top 20 positions, with Yangtze River delta counterparts ... month-on-month growth of four per cent. Yangtze River delta heavyweight Shanghai placed second in the rankings, despite losing its municipal status for backbone industry under the city's new urban ...




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