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  1. Angry men, howling women and scared babies

    Posted Feb 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the size of that crowd. Yesterday, I found myself among 180,000 desperate travellers stranded for days at Guangzhou railway station because of the crisis gripping the mainland. I was sardined among ... and yesterday they returned. Most were migrant workers desperate to return home for the Lunar New Year. As a journalist based in Shenzhen, I had talked to them and listened to their stories, observing ...

  2. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Concrete scandal weighs on listed cement majors

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Concrete scandal weighs on listed cement majors Big mainland cement firms took a hit on the Hong Kong stock exchange yesterday, following news ... yesterday. The construction bureau ordered a one-year halt to production for one subsidiary, Shenzhen China Resources Wenwei Concrete and revoked certification for another, Shenzhen China Resources ...

  3. News - China - LOCAL GOVERNMENT

    Shenzhen three-year plan just a veneer, observers say

    Posted May 11th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... Shenzhen's three-year development plan, revealed on Thursday, would not touch the core interests of its officials or bring about bold reforms, observers said yesterday. While the Qianhai ... Shenzhen officials said yesterday the plan's full contenthad not been released, although leaders had briefed officials on its key points. They said it would focus on five areas, including ...

  4. News - China - PROPERTY

    Flat owners reject official test results on suspected substandard concrete

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... staged a fourth protest yesterday in Longgang district over suspicion that developers had used cheap sea sand in the concrete, despite a government statement assuring the flats they bought were safe. The Shenzhen Housing and Construction Bureau released a statement on its official website yesterday saying six major property projects in the city, including Jiayu Garden and Ping ...

  5. News - China - LOCAL GOVERNMENT

    Shenzhen unveils three-year plan to deepen reform

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Development of Qianhai-Shenzhen-Hong Kong co-operation zone part of three-year plan that includes promoting service industries Shenzhen pushfor reformand innovation Shenzhen yesterday unveiled a three-year plan to deepen reform, with development of the Qianhai-Shenzhen-Hong Kong co-operation zone at the top of the agenda, Shenzhen Television reported. ...

  6. News - China - PROTEST

    Police beat strikers during Xi Jinping's Guangdong tour

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing, He Huifeng

    ... Protesters beaten by police and expressway blocked in Shenzhen district New Communist Party chief Xi Jinping continued his low-profile tour of southern China yesterday with a trip ... on Friday evening, witnesses told the South China Morning Post yesterday. Workers started to gather outside the Huacai Printing and Packaging Plant in Baoan district at about 6pm, blocking a section ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - TRADE

    New hospital in Shenzhen fails to impress Cepa critics

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... in Shenzhen opened yesterday. Business and medical leaders said the complicated procedures and high risk under the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (Cepa) signed a decade ago had put off potential investors. They said Guangdong authorities should lower the barriers. Launching his eye hospital yesterday, founder and director Dr Dennis Lam Shun-chiu said he had struggled ...

  8. News - China - CONSTRUCTION

    Shenzhen to blacklist builders using untreated sea sand

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng, JANE CAI

    ... safety. The Shenzhen Housing and Construction Bureau released nine measures yesterday to tighten control on construction material and property development. It will start a system to track and test ... a statement yesterday saying it asked the contractor to confirm the source of the sand. It is also conducting its own tests. "All of the seven samples [we have tested] show that the volume ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL-GOODS TRADING

    Shenzhen looks to stop abuse of multi-entry permit

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung and Colleen Lee

    ... mainlanders' trips to Hong Kong under the multiple-entry permit scheme amid allegations that it is being abused by parallel-goods traders. A pro-government lawmaker said this yesterday after meeting ... parallel-goods traders were yesterday arrested in Sheung Shui by police and Immigration Department officers. Large amounts of baby food and diapers were seized.   Shenzhen looks to stop abuse of permit ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    Shenzhen kayakers rescued from Chek Chau thank medics for care

    Posted Dec 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jiaquan, 24, and Shen Qi, 23, was handed to their doctors at Tseung Kwan O Hospital yesterday. It says: "[We are] sincerely grateful for your rescue and care. Your responsible and earnest ... accompanied by Sun Sailing's general manager Zhao Lixin. Speaking from Shenzhen yesterday, Wang said the company had asked the Immigration Department for a visa extension, but it would take time. ...




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