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Nansha team nets 235b yuan in deals

An official delegation from Nansha district signed 17 co-operative agreements with deep-pocketed Hong Kong enterprises, universities and other entities yesterday.

Tuesday, 14 May, 2013, 3:32am

Link to HK airport among new design plans for Guangzhou district of Nansha

Guangzhou has rolled out detailed urban design plans for its Nansha district, with a light-rail line to connect the district to Hong Kong's airport.

31 Jan 2013 - 4:25am 1 comment

Nansha development zone in Guangzhou eyes Hong Kong tax rate

First it adopted Hong Kong law in arbitration cases, now the Nansha development zone in Guangzhou wants to set its income tax at the same lower level.

Raymond Sun Lei, deputy chief of Nansha's district government, was speaking to a delegation of Hong Kong reporters on Wednesday when he revealed that the district had applied for such an initiative.

22 Dec 2012 - 3:37am

Kenneth Fok and Guo Jingjing host Nansha wedding banquet

After the first instalment of their HK$15 million wedding extravaganza in Hong Kong on Thursday, Guo Jingjing and Kenneth Fok Kai-kong were ready to party again - this time in the Fok family's ancestral home of Nansha in Guangzhou.

11 Nov 2012 - 5:10am 1 comment

Expanding Pearl River Delta region will strain environment

Growing integration is turning cities in the Pearl River Delta region into a mega urban cluster of a projected 100 million people. Hong Kong and Macau will one day be linked with the new special zones of Hengqin (Zhuhai), Qianhai (Shenzhen) and Nansha (Guangzhou) in a densely populated corridor - each area with its own political, social and legal systems.

19 Oct 2012 - 2:12am

Guangzhou mulls building second airport for city

Guangzhou authorities are considering building a second airport in the city, possibly in the southern district of Nansha, but some analysts question its merits.

Guangzhou Mayor Chen Jianhua told the city's People's Congress on Monday the local government was studying the feasibility of a second airport, The Southern Metropolis News reported yesterday.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:49pm

More help for retirees over border eyed

The government is exploring the possibility of allowing local social organisations and medical institutions to operate in Nansha, a district of Guangzhou, to strengthen health services for Hong Kong retirees in the mainland.

6 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Experts take aim at bold Nansha plan

Planning experts have shot down ambitious plans to turn Guangzhou's Nansha district into the provincial administrative centre.

24 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Developers focus of drive to cool real estate market

Month-long investigation to look into land hoarding

Guangzhou Construction Committee and 10 other departments yesterday launched a month-long inspection of property developers to prevent them from stockpiling land and holding back completed units to ramp up prices.

10 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Seized university town land released to developers

Guangzhou's controversial university town on Xiaoguwei Island is starting to release land requisitioned from farmers, a move the city says is necessary to rein in spiralling property prices.

Fifteen parcels of land would be leased to developers, the Southern Metropolis News reported, including 11,760 square metres earmarked for residential properties.

1 Jun 2006 - 12:00am