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Special zone seeks more Hong Kong investors

Zhuhai's special economic zone, Hengqin, which has already attracted 226 billion yuan (HK$286 billion) of investment in its first three years, is looking for more Hong Kong investors.

Friday, 14 June, 2013, 3:49am

Guangdong activist raises questions over disabled boy's captivity

Long-time petitioner Chen Fengqiang expected to be questioned or taken into custody when police entered his apartment in Zhuhai on the evening of April 28, but instead they brought him a disabled, mute boy.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Mother at Zhuhai-Macau border refuses to give birth on mainland

The women, accompanied by her husband went into labour while she was queuing to cross immigration on Tuesday.

18 Apr 2013 - 7:14pm

Inquiry gives 'ridiculous' answer to boss's wine extravagance

The head of a state-owned enterprise, who was the subject of a disciplinary investigation after being accused by netizens of consuming 12 bottles of red wine during a meal, said he was just trying to “learn more about wine”.

5 Feb 2013 - 4:21pm

Guests bemoan high prices at Zhuhai air show

Aircraft enthusiasts say traffic jams and exorbitant prices for food and souvenirs marred the Zhuhai air show, which is the most important platform for China to display its military and civilian aircraft technologies.

19 Nov 2012 - 4:30am

Model of newest fighter jet on display at Zhuhai air show

Aircraft enthusiasts hoping to catch a glimpse of the nation's state-of-the-art military aircraft are out in force in Zhuhai this week as it hosts the nation's largest air show, which opened yesterday and lasts until Sunday.

14 Nov 2012 - 4:35am

Zhuhai air show 'bigger and better'

The biennial air show which opens in Zhuhai next week promises to be bigger and better this year as it becomes more recognised by international aviation and aerospace manufacturers, say organisers.

6 Nov 2012 - 4:24am

Economic development plan for Zhuhai's Hengqin Island doubted

Hong Kong and Macau analysts have criticised as wishful thinking mainland authorities' plan to develop seven pillar industries on Zhuhai's sleepy Hengqin Island and boost economic co-operation with Macau.

5 Sep 2012 - 2:41am

Guangdong to extend railway to Hengqin

Guangdong is extending inter-city railway construction to Hengqin Island in Zhuhai city by 2016, which is expected to link to Macau in the future.

Trains on the current Guangzhou-Zhuhai railway have been running at about 150km/h since January last year.

26 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Guangdong to get 40b yuan infrastructure boost

Guangdong is getting a multibillion-dollar shot in the arm to kick-start infrastructure and other projects.

China Development Bank has signed 40 billion yuan (HK$48.95 billion) in financing deals with municipal governments, including those of Zhongshan and Qingyuan, and transport groups in the province.

3 Jul 2012 - 12:00am