Tag Archives: Beijing

Nestlé Tower’s fate could lie with Hong Kong liquidation case

CROYDON IN CRISIS: A case brought in the Hong Kong High Court this week could end any hope of the resumption of works on a £500m town centre development. By STEVEN DOWNES The property speculation and development blight that has … Continue reading

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Chinese whispers catch out part-time Perry over Nestlé Tower

Jason Perry’s reputation for non-delivery took another huge leap forward today with the news that a senior figure involved with the Chinese property company that owns the landmark Nestlé Tower in the town centre is wanted in the United States … Continue reading

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Rooney proves a point as he flies on his Chinese magic carpet

Croydon Harrier Martyn Rooney proved a point today, when the British athletics team captain stormed to a lifetime best performance in the 400 metres heats on the second day of the world championships in Beijing. Rooney raced to 44.45sec for … Continue reading

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Chinese in £300m bid for local water company

Residents’ water supply in the south of the borough may soon be provided by the Chinese. City AM reports this morning that Sutton & East Surrey Water company may be snapped up by the Beijing Water Authority. Sutton & East … Continue reading

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