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Infrastructure in China

Hefei mounts quest for a high-end industrial future

The Anhui capital of Hefei may be 500 kilometres inland from the country's financial heart of Shanghai but the provincial city has ambitions to become a player in the business world.

Saturday, 23 March, 2013, 5:02am

Cement firms build on growing demand

Demand for cement on the mainland will increase amid tightening supply this year, benefiting the earnings of listed producers of the building material, say industry players.

13 Mar 2013 - 5:41am

Power up, lending down, game on

In the second of a two-part series, the Post examines how infrastructure, energy, shipping and gaming fared in 2012 and what lies ahead in 2013.

1 Jan 2013 - 5:37am

Some surprising new recruits join the ranks of China bears

The debate rumbles on. On one hand we have the bulls who believe China needs more investment to power its future development. On the other are the bears, who argue that by investing so heavily, China is wasting money on a colossal scale.

5 Dec 2012 - 4:55am

Mainland railway firm eyes US project

Despite the China-bashing in the United States presidential election, which has entered its final week, a Chinese state-owned enterprise is in talks to win a US infrastructure project worth at least US$700 million.

3 Nov 2012 - 3:22am

Slower revenues hampers Beijing spending

The mainland spent more than planned in the first nine months of this year and revenue gains moderated, leaving little room for public outlays to stoke the economy this quarter without an expansion of the budget.

30 Oct 2012 - 4:25am