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  1. Airlines warn Taipei that time is running out for flights deal

    Posted Jan 11th 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu, Nailene Chou

    ... agreeing to let China Eastern Airlines or Air China fly into Taipei, for political reasons, at least in the near future. 'Over the long term, [the resumption of direct links between ... Han Liang-chung, a spokesman for China Airlines, Taiwan's largest carrier, said the airlines would seek permission to fly the routes as soon as relevant authorities on both sides ...

  2. Minister tells officials to help calm anti-Japan mood

    Posted Apr 20th 2005, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... stay calm and rational, in Beijing's latest move to keep anti-Japan sentiment from running out of control. In his speech, which was aired on China Central Television last night, Mr Li ... and keep a cool head. And Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang said China had not yet decided whether President Hu Jintao would meet Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi for fence-mending talks ...

  3. Direct flights across strait seen as unlikely

    Posted Feb 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... President Chen Shui-bian. The flight arrangement ended on Sunday. Yesterday the state-run China Daily carried an editorial calling for permanent direct air links between the two sides. Several weeks ... New Year holiday has added a measure of goodwill to cross-strait relations, but is unlikely to lead to similar air travel deals in future, a mainland analyst says. The wary attitude reflected ...

  4. Kashgar poised to become Central Asian travel hub

    Posted Nov 21st 2004, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... Nailene Chou Wiest in Beijing Kashgar, the westernmost city in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, will become a transport hub in Central Asia as China presses forward with the next phase ... Organisation and the Asian Development Bank, he told a forum on development strategy of Kashgar in Beijing last week. China's trade with central Asian countries has been growing at an average rate ...

  5. Closing of loopholes to further gag media

    Posted Jun 11th 2005, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... Nailene Chou Wiest in Beijing Mainland authorities are tightening control of the media to close loopholes that until now have allowed some fresh air into the stifling official propaganda. ... [non-local] reporting has been the best hope for liberalising the news media.' said the professor. National media, such as the China Youth Daily and CCTV, have often asserted their independence. ...

  6. State broadcaster tunes in to possibilities offered by pay TV

    Posted Jul 26th 2003, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... China Central Television will test the pay-television market by launching four or five channels in September. The broadcast media has been abuzz with talks that up to six pay-television ... debate on whether the Chinese audience, who are used to free-to-air programmes, will be willing to subscribe to pay TV will become less important if it is bundled with other services,' said ...

  7. Steer clear of flight talks, Taipei told

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu, Nailene Chou

    ... said. If the charter flights finally take off, Mr He expects the experience will boost confidence in pushing forward direct air links. Taipei's MAC insisted, however, that government ...



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