Guangzhou-based developer Yuexiu Property yesterday defended its plan to inject Guangzhou International Finance Centre into its real estate investment trust Yuexiu reit, after criticism of the deal.Saturday, 7 July, 2012, 12:00am
A day after angry Africans took to the streets of Guangzhou demanding the authorities release the body of a Nigerian man who died in police custody, the Nigerian embassy in Beijing has called for a thorough investigation.
'We will get to the root of the matter. We are sharing the grief and we call for moderation,' embassy spokesman Ademola Oladele said yesterday.21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
About 100 Africans staged an angry protest in Guangzhou's busy city centre yesterday afternoon after an African man died following a fight with a local man on Monday.
Guangzhou police said the African lapsed into a coma at a police station on Monday afternoon and died soon after following a dispute with an illegal electric bicycle taxi driver about the fare for a ride.20 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
None of Guangdong's outspoken newspapers were allowed to report the suicide of 40-year-old Guangzhou villager Li Jie'e, who jumped to her death on May 9 after the authorities took her into custody and illegally demolished her home to make way for a redevelopment project.26 May 2012 - 12:00am
Yuexiu Transport Infrastructure is seeking acquisitions beyond its home province of Guangdong and its main business of toll roads.
The Hong Kong-listed company was looking at investing in infrastructure projects with longer operating periods, such as ports, said deputy chairman Li Xinmin.11 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
GZI Transport has entered into an agreement on a joint venture with Xin Yue (Guangzhou) Investment and Wuzhou City Transport Investment Development, through which GZI will own 51 per cent of Wuzhou Port. GZI will contribute 87.2 million yuan (HK$102.95 million) to the venture's registered capital, which will be 171 million yuan.17 Feb 2011 - 12:00am
About 300 veteran military officers protested outside the Guangdong provincial government office yesterday, petitioning for recognition of their military service and better pension payments.
With the Asian Games only 45 days away, surveillance of petitioners and rights activists has been stepped up in Guangzhou.29 Sep 2010 - 12:00am
Guangzhou made public yesterday an ambitious facelift plan that will cost nearly 100 billion yuan (HK$115 billion), will mean demolishing more than 10 per cent of the old town's built-up area and necessitate relocating 600,000 people.27 Jan 2010 - 12:00am
To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the People's Republic of China and the Mid-Autumn Festival, some Guangzhou parks held shows and events, but many drew criticism from the public for being too expensive or not interesting enough.20 Oct 2009 - 12:00am