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Liaoning set for boom, says governor

He says the results of rejuvenating the old industrial base will be obvious by 2007

Liaoning is on the threshold of a development boom propelled by the national policy of revitalising old industrial bases, Governor Bo Xilai said.

Monday, 11 August, 2003, 12:00am

Finance leaders are to converge on Dalian

The mainland will use the event to show the world that it is safe to visit after Sars

With the Sars crisis over, the mainland is wasting no time in resuming its ambition to become a global trade leader by hosting the fifth Asia-Europe Meeting of Economic Ministers in Dalian this month.

5 Jul 2003 - 12:00am

Bigger incentives offered for reporting corrupt officials

Increased cash rewards are being offered by Liaoning's Dalian city for information leading to the successful prosecution of corrupt officials.

The eastern port city's government has introduced a new law incorporating a sliding scale of up to 100,000 yuan (HK$94,000) for informants. The top reward is reserved for graft cases which involve more than one million yuan.

23 May 2003 - 12:00am

Putiray spells double trouble for Dalian

Indonesian striker Rochi Putiray rediscovered his lethal goalscoring touch by scoring a brace of goals and creating another to sweep South China to tomorrow's final of the ATV Cup following a 3-0 victory over seven-time Chinese champions Dalian Shide last night.

21 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

City seeks to come to terms with tragedy

It seemed none of the people queueing up at Beijing Capital Airport yesterday for a 9.30am Air China flight to Dalian knew that 112 people flying the same route died before reaching their destination the night before.

9 May 2002 - 12:00am

Foreign investors sought for north-east ferry-train services

China is looking for foreign investors interested in building and managing a 3.1-billion-yuan (about US$380.36 million) ferry-train link between the northeastern port city of Dalian and Shandong province's Yantai, just to the south across the Bohai Gulf.

28 Jan 2002 - 12:00am

Official party on hold until last qualifier

Shenyang soccer fans were left somewhat disappointed last night after an hour-long extravaganza to celebrate China's first entry into the World Cup was cancelled and a simple 20-minute ceremony was conducted in its place.

However, Dalian, the team's home city, lifted a ban on the use of firecrackers, while restaurants and bars across the country prepared for a bumper night.

8 Oct 2001 - 12:00am

26 caught trying to sneak out of country

Border police in Dalian, Liaoning province, have captured three groups of illegal migrants suspected of heading for South Korea or Japan.

Xinhua said yesterday police found 26 suspects last Saturday and Tuesday at the Dalian port and train stations. The suspects had planned to be smuggled into South Korea.

4 Nov 2000 - 12:00am

Swedish firm weaves plan

TextileSolutions, a Swedish online textile trading operator, is planning to enter China before the country's accession to the World Trade Organisation by setting up three sales offices.

The offices will be opened in Guangzhou, Shanghai and Dalian - all noted textile centres - by January.

27 Oct 2000 - 12:00am

Humbled secretaries take up grilling classes

TIRED OF SEEING officials reduced to shivering hulks under grilling from legislators, the Government has decided avoiding action is necessary.

They have arranged a three-day seminar to teach department heads and principal assistant secretaries how to handle their inquisitors.

22 Sep 2000 - 12:00am