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Sino Prosper to boost gold mining on mainland

Sino Prosper State Gold Resources Holdings plans to invest HK$300 million to boost its mining and processing capacities on the mainland.

Tuesday, 8 February, 2011, 12:00am

Heilongjiang targets 11pc economic growth

Heilongjiang has set a target of 11 per cent growth in gross domestic product this year even though the economy only rose 6 per cent in the first quarter, according to governor Li Zhanshu.

22 May 2009 - 12:00am

CCB makes US$160m foray into agriculture

China Construction Bank Corp's investment banking arm is set to make its first foray into rice production after signing an agreement yesterday to invest US$160 million on a project in Heilongjiang province.

The deal was one of 35 agreements worth a total of US$985 million signed by the Heilongjiang government with Hong Kong companies for agricultural business.

19 May 2009 - 12:00am

Policeman sentenced to death for shooting

A former Yunnan police officer has been sentenced to death for fatally shooting a man in an off-duty brawl in February, China News Service reports.

14 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Renhe Commercial debut defies market slump with 4.4pc gain

Renhe Commercial Holdings, a mainland operator of underground shopping centres, defied a slumping market yesterday to gain 4.42 per cent in its trading debut.

Renhe shares closed at HK$1.18, up 5 HK cents from the offer price of HK$1.13, giving holders a paper profit, excluding expenses, of about HK$100 for each board lot of 2,000 shares.

23 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Bribery case in court after 13 years

Of the thousands of wanted officials deported back to the mainland in recent years, Song Shihe , one-time director of the Heilongjiang Development and Reform Commission, is arguably among the least corrupt to face court.

29 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Actor arrested over 1b yuan forestry scam

A former mainland television actor, once feted at the Great Hall of the People for his entrepreneurial spirit, has been arrested in Inner Mongolia over a 1 billion yuan forestry scam.

Seven accomplices were also arrested in the fraud case, Xinhua reported yesterday.

26 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

NPC Briefs

long wait to get hands on rogue banker

6 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

The Brilliance of Capitalism

Artist Wang Mai, from Heilongjiang province, creates paintings and sculptures which explore social prosperity from the evolution of science and technology. Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm, Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery, 20 Ice House St, Central. Inquiries: 2580 0058. Ends Jan 27

8 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

History being rewritten, say S Koreans

Scholars accuse China of trying to hijack its neighbour's past

Chinese claims to an ancient kingdom regarded by Koreans as part of the origins of modern-day Korea continue to provoke angry protests on the peninsula, with accusations that Seoul is failing to pursue the issue for fear of upsetting Beijing.

8 Sep 2006 - 12:00am