Tue, September 07, 2010

30th anniversary of Shenzhen SEZ

President hails Shenzhen SEZ a world 'miracle'

President Hu Jintao hailed the southern economic powerhouse of Shenzhen as a "miracle" on Monday as China marked 30 years of reforms of the city that provided the blueprint for the country's economic rebirth. Full story


Timeline of Shen -zhen's 30-year development

1983: 1st joint-stock enterprise established; 1984: Deng Xiaoping visited Shenzhen on his first South China tour; 1989: Millions of people began to pour into Shenzhen


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President Hu calls for more innovation, use of clean energy during Shenzhen tour

2010-09-07 06:14:22 GMT Xinhua English SHENZHEN, Sept. 7 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao called for more innovation and increased use of clean energy during a recent tour of Shenzhen, before he attended a celebratory rally marking the 30th anniversary of the country's first special economic zone.

Chinese president encourages HK tycoon to contribute more to national modernization

2010-09-06 10:25:05 GMT Xinhua English SHENZHEN, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao Monday encouraged Hong Kong's richest man to play a greater role in the country's reform and opening up as well as modernization.

Collecting wishes for Shenzhen's anniversary

2010-09-06 08:12:12 GMT Xinhua English Tang Wenfang (L),a student at the College of Mass Communication, Shenzhen University, collects people’s wishes for the 30th anniversary of the establishment of the mainland's first special economic zone in Shenzhen, Aug 27, 2010. Tang aims to collect wishes from 100 people and take pictures of all the respondents with their wishes written on a white board.

China's first special economic zone celebrates 30th anniversary

2010-09-06 02:17:05 GMT Xinhua English SHENZHEN, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) -- Shenzhen, a southern coastal city neighboring Hong Kong, marked its 30th anniversary as China's first economic reform zone Monday.

President hails Shenzhen SEZ a world 'miracle'

2010-09-07 07:52:34 GMT China Daily City celebrates 30 years as China's inaugural special economic zone

Timeline of Shenzhen's 30-year development as a special economic zone

2010-09-06 07:20:09 GMT SINA.com ●1980: Shenzhen Special Economic Zone established

Shenzhen heads toward a new era

2010-09-06 06:56:20 GMT China Daily Shenzhen Special Economic Zone is set to leverage further economic reform and social development

Shenzhen drafts new labor law

2010-09-01 07:08:47 GMT Xinhua English SHENZHEN - Southern China's Shenzhen city has drafted new labor rules to smooth industrial relations in the special economic zone (SEZ), after the manufacturing hub was stung by a series of worker strikes earlier in the year.

Brilliant fireworks illuminate night sky of Shenzhen

2010-09-07 06:17:00 GMT Xinhua English Photo taken on Sept. 6, 2010 in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province, shows fireworks which is set off to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the establishing of Shenzhen Special Economic Zone.

Cultural industry booming to the fourth pillar industry in Shenzhen

2010-09-06 08:08:47 GMT Xinhua English Photo taken on June. 1, 2010 shows children taking a toy train in the Happy Valley, an amusement park in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province. From a little village three decades ago to one of the Cities of Design designated by UNESCO in Nov. 2008, the first in China, Shenzhen uplifts its cultural industry to the fourth pillar industry after Hi-technology, finance and logistics while the city's 30th anniversary as a Special Economic Zone comes around the corner on Aug. 26, 2010.

Lo Wu Bridge on HK-Shenzhen borders witnesses China's reform and opening-up

2010-09-06 06:10:09 GMT Xinhua English Built in the early 20th century, the two-storey Lo Wu Bridge on the borders between Hong Kong and Shenzhen has witnessed the corruption of Qing Dynasty, the colonization of Hong Kong, the establishment of the People's Republic of China, the implementation of Reform and Opening-up Policy, and the handover of Hong Kong.

Art exhibition held on Shenzhen's development in past 3 decades

2010-08-26 13:14:40 GMT Xinhua English A boy looks at a painting on which Deng Xiaoping smiles in Guan Shanyue Art Museum in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province, Aug. 26, 2010. The art exhibition that opened on Thusday with 90 shortlisted works aims to showcase the rapid development of Shenzhen during the past three decades since the city became a Special Economic Zone on Aug. 26, 1980.