• Friday
  • August 1, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:16pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 6469 for air china

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - China

    Beijing considering new South China Sea air defence zone, says Japanese report

    Posted Jan 31st 2014, 10:30pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo China is considering declaring a new Air Defence Identification Zone (ADIZ) over the South China Sea, according to a Japanese report on Friday, a move likely to fan tensions in an area riven by territorial disputes. The report comes months after Beijing caused consternation with the sudden declaration of an ADIZ above the East China Sea, covering ...

  2. News - China

    Filipinos back Manila's move to confront China over South China Sea

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 11:49pm by Raissa Robles

    ... the trust survey was part of the pollster's regular survey and had not been commissioned by the Philippine government. The survey results came as China condemned US Pacific Air Force commander Herbert Carlisle for his "irresponsible remarks" over a possible declaration by Beijing of an air defence zone over the South China Sea. Beijing set up an air defence identification zone ...

  3. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTES

    US says Chinese fishing rules for South China Sea 'provocative'

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 08:57am by Associated Press

    ... cover much of the South China Sea, an area encompassing island groups also claimed by Vietnam, the Philippines and others. It follows China’s late November announcement of a new air defence zone ... Associated Press in Washington The US says new restrictions by Chinese authorities on other countries’ fishermen in the disputed South China Sea are “provocative and potentially ...

  4. News - China - DEFENCE

    US navy accused of 'harassing' carrier Liaoning in South China Sea incident

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 11:30pm by Cary Huang, AP

    ... expanding." The incident came after China last month announced the establishment of an air defence identification zone over the East China Sea, a move that elicited howls of objection from the US military, which immediately called China's bluff by flying B-52 bombers through the zone. Some military analysts linked the maritime incident to the air defence zone. "The incident ...

  5. News - China - MILITARY ACTION

    PLA Navy in live-fire attack drills in East China and South China seas

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... attack drills The People's Liberation Army's naval air force has carried out attack drills in both the East and South China seas in a show of force directed at countries involved ... accurately simulate a real combat scenario. The drill marked the first time that the naval air force fired air-to-air missiles far out at sea. Another drill was conducted by the South China Sea Fleet ...

  6. Pollution fighter flees bad air

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... And his departure is a direct result of that continued degradation. 'My wife has asthma and the air quality here is not good. She had pneumonia twice last year, triggered by bad air ... hockey team he founded. But his disappointment over the government's inability- and lack of courage and determination- to address air pollution has finally become intolerable. He hopes ...

  7. Cutting air pollution, improving education should not be just for foreigners' sake

    Posted Feb 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I refer to the comments of David O'Rear, chief economist of the General Chamber of Commerce ('Plea to improve public schools', February 14). He groundlessly asserted that the local system has failed to meet the demand for quality education ...

  8. A breath of fresh air

    Posted Apr 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Gloria Cheung With a population of 7 million living on such a small piece of land, no wonder Hong Kong is so crowded. There are people around you no matter where you go. Strangely though, most Hongkongers say they are lonely. New Zealand, on the other han ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Planned joint maritime security exercise shows Asean can lead

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 06:35pm by MARK VALENCIA

    ... Mark Valencia Mark Valencia hails the maritime initiative, given the rancour among nations on South China Sea Planned joint exercise shows Asean can set aside differences and lead ... that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations can still be a player in the security arena. The timing is auspicious. Asean is currently struggling to present a united front vis-à-vis China regarding ...

  10. Sweetener that would be a breath of fresh air

    Posted Jan 24th 2011, 12:00am by Mike Rowse

    ... the sweeteners will actually be. Another subject dominating headlines is the perennial one of Hong Kong's air pollution. Throughout last year, we had regular and frequent warnings from the government itself that the air we breathe is hazardous to health. And the new chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong said in his inaugural address two weeks ago that 93 per cent ...




SCMP.com Account