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  1. Tianjin to build intercity railway linking to Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Xinhuanet

    North China's Tianjin Municipality is planning to build an intercity high-speed railway to connect with Xiongan New Area in north China's Hebei Province. The authorities are doing the preliminary work and will strive to start construction at an early date, said Song Liwei, head of the Tianjin Urban and Rural Construction Commission, Wednesday.


  2. US$297m IPO is first in Hong Kong to target China's Xiongan projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | South China Morning Post

    The company is pitching its 'advantageous position' to benefit from Beijing's plan to develop the rural Xiongan area into a mega economic zone A share offering this week of up to HK$2.32 billion by China's Hebei Construction will be the first listing in Hong Kong of a company linked to Beijing's ambitious Xiongan special economic zone project. Xiongan New Area, established in April and just a couple of hours south of Beijing, is part of China's efforts to transfer some functions out of the increasingly crowded capital and find new growth drivers led by innovation and technology.


  3. Xiongan New Area, Tencent in cooperation dealRead the original story

    Friday Nov 24 | Xinhuanet

    The administrative committee of Xiongan New Area has signed a deal with Internet giant Tencent to deepen cooperation in financial technology. The two sides will work together to explore areas such as big data and cloud com putin g to create a "town of the future."


  4. Shoemakers to move out of Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 23 | Xinhuanet

    Xiongan New Area plans to move low-end shoemaking, one of its former major industries, elsewhere as the area is targeting high-end and high-tech sectors. Shoe and clothes manufacturers in Anxin County will be mobilized to move to nearby Dingzhou City, where a center combining shoe and clothes production, sales, display, logistics and other supporting facilities will be built.


  5. Xiongan New Area ecology a priorityRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | China Daily

    The Ministry of Environmental Protection and the Hebei provincial government signed a cooperation agreement on Monday, as China's top environmental watchdog vowed to support environmental protection work in Hebei's Xiongan New Area. "The ministry has made the area's ecological environment rehabilitation and protection a priority," said Li Ganjie, minister of environmental protection, during a signing ceremony for the agreement in Shijiazhuang.


  6. Xiongan New Area to be built as AI cityRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Xiongan New Area, a new economic zone to be built southwest of Beijing, has teamed up with e-commerce giant Alibaba to build itself into a smart city. The Xiongan New Area management committee and Alibaba signed a strategic cooperation agreement here Wednesday to jointly build "a city brain" run by artificial intelligence for Xiongan.


  7. The Chinese pudding factory caught up in Xi Jinping's big plans for a new dream cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 |

    A decade after branching out up north, a Shenzhen food company is again weighing its options as Beijing rolls out a plan to ease population pressures on the capital When Shenzhen-based pudding and milk tea maker Guangdong Strong Group decided to set up a factory in the small Hebei town of Dingxing a decade ago, it was a canny move: the water quality was good, land was cheap, wages were low, and the site was close to megacities like Beijing and Tianjin. Dingxing authorities welcomed the factory with open arms, describing it as a model example of "businesses in the south relocating to the north".


  8. Hebei to control soil erosion in Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Authorities in northern China's Hebei Province will take measures to prevent and control soil erosion in Xiongan New Area. Hebei will strengthen efforts to control soil erosion in the mountain areas and sloping farmlands of Xiongan, as well as improve the ecological environment rehabilitation of small river basins in the new area.


  9. What will China build in Xi Jinping's dream city? IT, biotech, new energy and new materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Xiongan, the area outside Beijing that was hand-picked by Chinese president Xi Jinping as the dream city for his "thousand-year" plan to transform the capital, will be developed into a high-technology hub and showcase of the country's latest innovations, said the Communist Party chief of the district. The district will seek out companies engaged in information technology, biotechnology, new energy and new materials, providing them with various incentives and benefits to invest and establish operations in Xiongan, said Chen Gang, the district party chief in Hebei province.


  10. Preparatory work begins on resettlement for Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Preparatory work has begun on the construction of resettlement areas for the Xiongan New Area, a new economic zone southwest of Beijing, said a senior official with the Xiongan New Area management committee. The management committee will help residents who are to be relocated move to new modern, green and comfortable homes, said the official.


  11. Top Chinese tech companies to set up branches in XionganRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    A total of 48 companies, including Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu, will set up branches in Xiongan New Area, its management committee said on Thursday. The 48 are the first group approved by the committee in the area.


  12. Chinese vice premier stresses high quality work in Xiongan planningRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli Tuesday stressed high standards and top quality work are required in the building of the Xiongan New Area, a landmark new economic zone near Beijing designed to integrate the capital with its surrounding areas. City planning for the Xiongan New Area must focus on its key role as the new home for Beijing's "non-capital" functions to ensure it reaches the standard of a first-class international city with Chinese characteristics and stands the test of time, said Zhang during an inspection trip to Xiongan.


  13. Hebei to develop tourism in Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Xiongan New Area, covering Xiongxian, Rongcheng and Anxin counties, is about 100 kilometers south of Beijing. In April, the central government announced plans for the New Area, which will facilitate the coordinated development of Beijing and the surrounding region.


  14. China's top court stresses improved legal services for Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Shen Deyong, executive vice president of the Supreme People's Court, said more efforts should be made to provide legal services and guarantees for Xiongan New Area and the coordinated development of Beijing and surrounding regions. The handling of "zombie enterprises" should be promoted through improving the mechanism for dealing with bankruptcy cases and applying corporate law and legal interpretations to resolve cases, Shen said at a forum on judicial matters in the Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei region on Tuesday.


  15. Xiongan New Area grants first land compensation to local farmerRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    The first land compensation funds were granted Saturday to a farmer who gave up his land for the Xiongan New Area. The New Area, which covers Xiongxian, Rongcheng and Anxin counties in Hebei Province, is about 100 kilometers south of Beijing.


  16. China speeds up underground survey of Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese archeologists will finish their work in the 100 square km initial development zone of the Xiongan New Area by April 2018, Hebei provincial cultural heritage authority said Thursday. The New Area, covering Xiongxian, Rongcheng and Anxin counties in Hebei Province, is about 100 kilometers south of Beijing.


  17. Beijing to offer comprehensive support for construction of Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Beijing Monday unveiled cooperation agreements with Hebei Province on the construction of Xiongan New Area, a new development area southwest of the capital, according to a press conference by Beijing Municipal Commission of Development and Reform. The agreements were signed after a group of the city's leaders and heads from Beijing's different districts, departments and state-owned enterprises paid a visit to the new area on Thursday.


  18. China accelerates planning of Xiongan New AreaRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    China has stepped up the design and planning of Xiongan New Area to facilitate the coordinated development of Beijing and surrounding regions, the top economic planner said. The National Development and Reform Commission said Friday that the planning will focus on transferring Beijing's "non-capital" functions to the area to drive the growth of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region.


  19. Xiongan New Area sets up company to fund constructionRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on April 21, 2017 shows the scenery of the county seat of Rongcheng, north China's Hebei Province. China announced the plan for Xiongan New Area, an economic zone about 100 kilometers south of Beijing, on April 1, 2017.


  20. Can Chongqing's new police chief end the Chinese city's curse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Previous incumbents have been catalytic in the fall of two party chiefs, but latest top cop will be keen to avoid a similar fate Chongqing has appointed a new police chief, filling a hot seat in the Chinese megacity that over the past five years has been inextricably linked to the demise of not one but two of its former party bosses. According to a statement released on Friday by the Jiulongbo district government, the new boss is 51-year-old Deng Huilin, the former deputy police chief of Hubei province, and an ex-general office director at the Central Commission for Political and Legal Affairs.