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Two top officials questioned in Inner Mongolia graft investigation

The two top officials in Inner Mongolia have reportedly been the subject of corruption investigations by the Communist Party's discipline watchdog.

Tuesday, 12 June, 2007, 12:00am

CRE unit, SABMiller acquires breweries

China Resources Snow Breweries, a joint venture between red chip China Resources Enterprise (CRE) and London-listed SABMiller will spend 176 million yuan buying two privately owned breweries in Shanxi and Inner Mongolia, to further penetrate the country's northeast.

16 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

CNRD to invest in Mongolian mines

China National Resources Development (CNRD), an investment firm that is turning itself into a resources company, said it would buy an interest in various mineral mines in Mongolia for HK$300 million.

14 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Last but not least

Shagdar Tumenoargal stroked in a tricky four-foot putt for a seven-over-par 12 on the par-five 11th, then calmly walked to the next hole where he hit a sublime drive down the fairway.

10 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

CCB denies lending to illegal power projects

China Construction Bank, the mainland's second-largest infrastructure lender, has not extended loans to illegal power plants in Inner Mongolia, according to officials of the bank.

28 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Defiant Inner Mongolian officials publicly shamed

Province continued construction of unapproved power plants

After weeks of rhetoric, the State Council yesterday fired a warning shot by announcing punishments for top officials from Inner Mongolia , accusing them of openly defying central government directives to build several multibillion-yuan power plants without proper official approval, Xinhua reported.

17 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Mainland firms to build plants abroad to ensure power supply

China has signed agreements to build power plants in Russia, Mongolia and Kazakhstan, and import electricity from them.

Experts said more companies were expected to invest abroad and transmit power back to the mainland in order to acquire cheaper resources internationally. They also warned that the projects could see neighbouring countries suffer from worsening pollution.

20 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

State Grid to build three power plants in Mongolia

First of 3,600MW coal-fired units would begin exporting energy to China in 2010

State Grid Corp of China plans to build three large-scale coal-fired power plants in Mongolia to import electricity from its northern neighbour as early as 2010 as part of an overall strategy to buy more energy from foreign sources.

16 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

The Zheng Music of Zhejiang and Mongolia in March

The Zheng Music of Zhejiang and Mongolia in March

The closing concert of the Chinese Regional Zheng Music Series with recitalists including Fan Shang'e, Luo Xiaoci, Narengerile (above) and Yaru playing works from Zhejiang and Mongolia such as The Butterfly Lovers and The Eight Sounds. Today, 8pm, HK City Hall, Edinburgh Place, Central, $90, $150 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321

10 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Hong Kong set sights on quarters

Hong Kong look set to reach the quarter-finals in both men and women's team events as they kick off their Asian Championships campaign in Jeju, South Korea today.

27 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Rock in a herd place

TANG LEI DIDN'T ask to run China's most recent rock festival. In fact, she didn't want to do it at all. When a fruit-grower friend from Inner Mongolia called to ask if she could put together an event in the autonomous region on the last weekend of July, she turned him down immediately.

11 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Young director seeks second triumph

When last year's Hong Kong International Film Festival came to an end, Ning Hao celebrated in a way that shows just how serious he is about his craft. He got straight on a plane and headed off to Mongolia the next day to begin a new film.

2 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

ILO concerned about plight of home workers in Mongolia

Updated at 6.37pm: The International Labour Organisation said on Tuesday it was concerned about the health and safety of home-based workers in Mongolia.

Home workers in Mongolia usually carry out a range of small-scale manufacturing activities, such as sewing garments, making leather and fur item, knitting, carpentry and processing of food or other raw animal products.

22 Feb 2005 - 12:00am

Inner Mongolia Folk Art Troupe

Inner Mongolia Folk Art Troupe

A music and song performance in the various traditional styles of the region. With Chinese surtitles.

Mon-Tue, 7.30pm, HK City Hall Theatre; Wed, Sep 1, 7.30pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, Cultural Activities Hall, $80-$150 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2734 9009

29 Aug 2004 - 12:00am

City Briefs

Young Mongolians held for pickpocketing

8 May 2004 - 12:00am