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  1. News - China

    Guangdong's Zhanjiang targets doubling of GDP by 2017

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... concerns. Zhanjiang officials also plan to accelerate construction on a steel hub and a second airport, as well as extend the city's highway network and build a high-speed railway. Speaking at a press conference on the sidelines of the Guangdong provincial People's Congress's plenary session yesterday, Zhanjiang Mayor Wang Zhongbing said the city must strive to bring its GDP ...

  2. News - China - CRIME

    Man arrested after car bomb kills 7, including ex-wife and daughter

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Car-bomber held forkilling ex-wife, daughter A 55-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly setting off a car bomb that left seven dead and 18 injured 18 in Zhanjiang, Guangdong, last Wednesday. Among the dead was his ex-wife, whose family he was targeting, according to police. The man's 12-year-old daughter also died in the explosion, and two ...

  3. Controversial oil refinery relocated to Zhanjiang

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou The relocation of a controversial oil refinery from Nansha to Zhanjiang would spare the Pearl River Delta additional pollution and reflected the southeast Guangdong ... had been relocated to Zhanjiang's Donghai Island. Nansha district of Guangzhou was the original site choice for the plant, but the plan met fierce opposition from densely populated delta ...

  4. Hammer blow to Guangzhou as heavy industry goes to Zhanjiang

    Posted Aug 18th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai The decision to move a major petrochemical refinery from Nansha to Zhanjiang has left the Guangzhou district at a crossroads. In 1988, the late tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung ... to announce last month that it would be relocated to Zhanjiang, a relatively undeveloped port city in the west of the province. The loss of the petrochemical project was not the first blow for Nansha. ...

  5. Hutchison in talks for Zhanjiang Port stake

    Posted Jan 10th 2006, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Zhanjiang Port Holding has confirmed it is in talks with Hutchison Port Holdings about acquiring a stake in the southwest Pearl River Delta port company. 'Hutchison is in discussions with our parent company about the possibility of taking some equity interest in it,' an official from Zhanjiang Port said yesterday. While the company would not confirm the size ...

  6. China Merchants plans spin-off of Zhanjiang Port

    Posted Sep 20th 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Company announces listing goal after lifting earnings 26pc China Merchants Holdings (International), which is buying a 45 per cent stake in Zhanjiang Port, will take the facility public as early as 2009. The company announced its intention as it reported a 26 per cent increase in interim profits. 'Zhanjiang Port is the most sizable port in southwest China ...

  7. Youth look beyond painful memories

    Posted Jun 25th 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Bad memories of the Japanese military may linger among some of the older residents of Zhanjiang, but younger people, untouched by the atrocities of war, were openly excited about ... is different now. It's okay if they only come for friendship,' she said. That sentiment was echoed by 82-year-old Ms Lai, who said her memories of the war had faded. 'Zhanjiang ...

  8. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    The levy will fall if the system is flawed

    Posted May 24th 2014, 02:45am by Li Jing

    ... in southern Guangdong province, inundating more than 50 hectares of farm land. Prior to the upgrade, the levy in an agricultural corner of Zhanjiang had successfully fended off floodwaters for nearly ... infrastructure projects with corner-cutting characteristics and a tendency to crumble have come to be known. The deputy mayor of Zhanjiang, Zhuang Xiaodong, played down economic losses. He told a local ...

  9. Cancellations lessen impact of Japanese destroyer's visit

    Posted Jun 25th 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam in Zhanjiang Warship welcomed in Zhanjiang, but occasion seems hollow Japanese servicemen were greeted with applause and fireworks from the Chinese navy yesterday when ... the 4,650-tonne warship's historic five-day visit to the Zhanjiang port, two public functions were originally scheduled to allow the public to meet the crew face to face- a concert by a Japanese ...

  10. News - China

    Arrested gang believed to have slaughtered 'more than 10' wild tigers

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 06:23pm by He Huifeng

    ... members of a gang believed to have slaughtered more than 10 captured tigers over the years have been arrested in Zhanjiang, southern Guangdong, revealing a secret trade that has supplied blood sport, traditional remedies and exotic delicacies to wealthy customers and local officials, the Nanfang Daily reports. Zhanjiang police raided a residential building in Leizhou on March 14 ...




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