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Pivotal role for port

One of the first five special economic zones, Xiamen is showing steady growth, according to figures.

Wednesday, 28 March, 2012, 12:00am

Taiwanese seek talks on Fujian zone plan

Taiwan has called on the mainland to discuss a Fujian-based special economic zone under the provisions of the Economic Co-operation Framework Agreement (ECFA).

The move is an attempt to ease a row over whether Beijing is using the zone as a trap to turn Taiwan into one of its special administrative regions.

23 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

'Little Taiwan' move to lure island workers

Beijing has vowed to transform Fujian's underdeveloped Pingtan Island into a 'Little Taiwan' by inviting Taiwanese to join its management team, as well as allowing the circulation of Taiwanese currency and income tax reductions for those working there.

16 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Fragrant dish led them into temptation

This elaborate soup, served to US President Ronald Reagan and Queen Elizabeth on their visits to China, is known as one of the most prestigious Chinese dishes.

15 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Villagers protest over fish deaths

More than a thousand protesting villagers clashed with authorities in Fujian province after a suspected chemical leak killed a large number of fish in the Min River, according to a Hong-Kong-based rights organisation.

5 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Fashion firm is a step ahead

Hong Kong-listed fashion sportswear firm Xtep International Holdings announced a healthy 26 per cent rise in its revenue to 2.57 billion yuan (HK$3.13 billion) for the six months ended June 30.

22 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

'Bully tactics' in payout talks

Survivors of last month's high-speed-rail crash in Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, claim officials are frustrating their fight for compensation and using bullying tactics to force them into deals.

11 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Business blooming in China risk detection

Private investigator Dong Xiaojie says business is booming.

As head of Sheng Yuan Asset Management in Beijing, Dong conducts investigations for some of the world's largest investment banks and private equity funds. He has the Chinese agricultural sector to thank for his recent success.

8 Aug 2011 - 12:00am