New funds flow to the west 2002-11-19
The central government has vowed to attract heavy investment into environmental protection work and development in its vast western regions, following Party General Secretary Jiang Zemin's call to build China into a well-off society within two decades.
China injects 260 billion yuan into develop-the-west projects 2002-11-11
The central government has injected some 260 billion yuan (31.3 billion US dollars) into developing China's vast western areas in the last three years, according to data obtained Tuesday at the media center of the ongoing 16th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.
IBM Sets up New Branch in Southwest China 2002-09-20
Information technology giant IBM opened a branch office Thursday in Kunming, capital of Yunnan Province in southwest China.
Central Government to Invest 90 Billion Yuan in Tibet2002-09-17
The Chinese central government will spend over 90 billion yuan (about 10.8 billion US dollars) in Tibet during the country's 10th five-year plan period (2001-2005),said Legqog, Chairman of the Tibet Autonomous Region.
US Supermarket Giant Pricemart Enters Xinjiang2002-08-28
Pricemart, the third largest supermarket chain in the United States, has expanded its business into the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, northwest China.
Development to benefit Tibetan people2000-11-13
Development of a market economy will help Tibetans increase their wealth and improve their living conditions, said Xu Ping, an expert with China National Centre for Tibetan Studies.
Market economy: prerequisite to Tibet's modernization 2000-11-13
Development of market economy will help Tibetans hike up wealth and improve living conditions, said Xu Ping, an expert with China National Center for Tibetan Studies,
Market system indispensable for western China development2000-07-10
Priority should be given to the market system in the development of China's western regions, said an article in the China Economic Times.