Posts Tagged ‘Tianjin’

Tianjin Economic Development Zone News: Issue 72

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 8:51 2 Comments

Over the last 3 years, Tianjin has seen a lot of change. While historically a very industrial city (core advantage being the port), Tianjin has really been able to leverage the FDI brought through TEDA to develop the city. Like Suzhou, we are seeing that Tianjin’s mix of investment is changing and that as TEDA […]

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Shanghai Passes HK Throughput of TEUs.

Saturday, January 19, 2008 5:56 Comments Off on Shanghai Passes HK Throughput of TEUs.

While on a trip to Sinapore in 2001 with 30 Thunderbird students, we were given a behindthe scenes tour of the singapore port and its plans to develop.  the goal was simple.. surpase HK once and for all. Well, apparently it didn’t work out as planned, and as reported in the China and Shanghai Daily […]

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Home’s Where Heart Is

Friday, November 16, 2007 21:13 Comments Off on Home’s Where Heart Is

Growing up, I always hear Home is where you hang your hat, but today the China Daily has put together an article on expats in the 2nd tier cities called Home’s where heart is Written by Viva Goldner, is a very interesting read and I find that many of the quotes she has pooled together […]

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Tianjin Economic Development Zone News: Issue 70

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 4:18 Comments Off on Tianjin Economic Development Zone News: Issue 70

Perhaps it is because I have a project in Tianjin, or perhaps it is because they saw the news from Chengdu, I have just received the newsletter below from the good folks over at the Tianjin Economic Development Zone (TEDA).   I tried to put links to further sources, but only one source shows in the […]

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Ascendas China is Looking For Funds

Wednesday, August 8, 2007 3:33 Comments Off on Ascendas China is Looking For Funds

Following the piece on Prologis last week, it was a bit fortuitous that we would see an article in today’s Shanghai daily announcing Ascendas’s plan to raise nearly a billion USD. For those that are not familiar with Ascendas, it is a Singaporean REIT with close ties to the Singaporean Government. Where Prologis was an […]

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Tianjin Economic Development Area News – July

Tuesday, July 17, 2007 20:37 2 Comments

Apparently, when you pubish the news from one city (see Chengdu’s), you attract the attention of other friends who want to share as well their good news. In addition to the below news clips sent to us, I encourage readers to view our profile of Tianjin and Tianjin’s Economic Zones.

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The New Binhai Plan – Full Text

Wednesday, June 27, 2007 1:27 Comments Off on The New Binhai Plan – Full Text

Further to my post , I was forwarded the full text of the New Binhai Plan and thought it would be of interest. Suggestion of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China on the Related Issues of Promoting the Development and Opening –up of Tianjin Binhai New Area Promoting the development and opening-up […]

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Tianjin’s New BinHai Plan for Chemical Industry

Friday, June 15, 2007 2:40 2 Comments

Are you a chemical company looking to enter China? If so, this post is for you. While recently working on behalf of a light chemical company to identify their China site, we visited Tianjin to see what opportunities exist within their parks, to understand the macroeconomic developments, and catch up with old friends (to get […]

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