Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:00
Extra HK$50bn funding in push for port city’s tech hub goal
DESPITE a lower-than-expected HK$58.7 billion (Bt237.75 billion) surplus, Hong Kong will still persevere in its efforts to turn the city into a smart, technology and innovation hub in the region, aiming to splash an extra HK$45 billion on high-tech spending, in line with the plan spelt out in the recently unveiled Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area blueprint.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
Bay Area marked as global innovative hub, BRI gateway
THE blueprint of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is expected to paint the vision for the world’s largest bay area project. The GBA will emerge as a centrepiece for global science and technology, and an important gateway to link with the Belt and Road Initiative, sources familiar with the blueprint say.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 20:48
Chinese baby-editing doctor ‘pursued own gain’
It is claimed that He, a doctor at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, modified the fertilized eggs through genome editing.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
World’s longest sea bridge opens new era for S China
The potential of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, which opens today, has been underestimated by some experts due to their low expectations of its logistic functions. The bridge will in fact play a crucial role in promoting the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:42
China, Asean kick off inaugural maritime field training exercise in Zhanjiang, Guangdong
Eight ships kicked off the first Asean-China Maritime Field Training Exercise in Zhanjiang in China's southern Guangdong province on Monday.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
HK seeks Thai , Asean investors for new Guangdong-HK-Macao Greater Bay Area
HONG KONG, a special administrative region of China, has eyed Thai and other Asean firms to invest in the new Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area which has a combined population of 69 million and GDP of US$1 trillion.
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 14:23
Woman climbs into X-ray machine with handbag at China train station
A train commuter went through extreme lengths to keep her valuables by her side during a security check at a station in China, when she climbed into an X-ray machine while holding on to her handbag.
Wed, 24 Jan 2018 16:57
Self-driving freight transport makes a debut at Zhuhai Port
BEIJING – China has made significant strides in port transportation by using self-driving trucks to transport containers at Zhuhai Port in Guangdong province.
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 17:20
Guangzhou with a Smile
Thai Smile Airways is now offering a seamless and convenient service to travellers who fly between Phuket and Guangzhou, the provincial capital of Guangdong and the largest city in the southern part of the People's Republic of China.
Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:20
Shanghai becomes international talents' favorite city
Shanghai is the most favorite Chinese city for international talents, followed by Beijing, South China's Guangdong Province and East China's Jiangsu Province, according to a report on regional international talent competitiveness released on Monday.
Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:18
Typhoon Mawar rains more misery on Guangdong
BEIJING - Guangdong province was battered by its third typhoon in 12 days on Monday, with torrential rains again flooding urban areas in several cities.
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 01:00
Dusit signs management deal for China properties
Dusit International, one of Thailand property development, has signed a management agreement with Huizhou Yuetai Investment Co Ltd to operate two new properties in Huizhou, in China's Guangdong province.
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:28
Dusit International inks management deal for China properties
Dusit International has signed a management agreement with Huizhou Yuetai Investment Company Limited to operate two new properties in Huizhou in China's Guangdong province.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 01:00
Wal-Mart aims big in Guangdong
WAL-MART STORES Inc will continue to increase its investment in Guangdong province, as it plans to add more than 40 new stores and one fresh food distribution centre in the province in the next five years.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:26
World's most beautiful stewardess: Serving passengers with smile
SHENZHEN: Liu Miaomiao, a Shenzhen Airlines' stewardess, was named the world's most beautiful stewardess in a competition held in Shenzhen city, South China's Guangdong province, in June.