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  1. News - China - CROSS-STRAIT TIES

    Taiwan's main opposition DPP warming to Beijing

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... government, say analysts DPP's stance against Beijing softening A flurry of mainland visits by prominent members of Taiwan's main political opposition group this month reflects what some analysts say is a softening of the pro-independence party's anti-Beijing stance. And it may also signal that Beijing is taking a more practical approach in dealing with the Democratic ...

  2. News - China - PARTY CONGRESS

    Beijing police put in place security measures in run-up to party congress

    Posted Aug 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com With more than 2,000 delegates coming to Beijing, officers set up interim office to manage measures to ensure 'social stability' before leadership meeting Security planning starts for congress Beijing police have officially kicked off the security operation for the upcoming party congress, which will draw more than 2,000 ...

  3. Delegate deadline a hard ask for Beijing

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Beijing said yesterday the city's party congress would be held from June 29 to July 3, but analysts said the later-than-usual start suggested ... yesterday. It would make Beijing the last provincial-level constituency to hold its party congress, Beijing Television reported. The announcement suggests that the municipality will be hard-pressed ...

  4. CE election linked to the drama in Beijing

    Posted Mar 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... is not decided by universal suffrage. It is controlled by a small circle of people - namely, some of the 1,193 representatives receptive to the commands of Beijing. Let's turn to the drama in Beijing. The ousting of Chongqing leader Bo Xilai has been widely reported in the Western media. This highlights a deep divide within the Communist Party leadership that is not often discussed: ...

  5. Beijing spotlight on HK tensions

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Hong Kong is expected to be a hot issue at the annual meetings of the National People's Congress (NPC), beginning on Monday, ... and the mainland and preventing pregnant mainlanders flooding Hong Kong's hospitals. Political pundits in the city are also watching closely to see whether Beijing will give any hints about its ...

  6. 'Beijing is not playing favourites in HK top race'

    Posted Jan 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Gary Cheung and Colleen Lee A top mainland leader says Henry Tang Ying-yen and Leung Chun-ying are both 'acceptable' to Beijing as chief executive candidates, adding he hopes ... interpreted as a dismissal of claims that Beijing had a favoured candidate, marked the first time that an official confirmed the central government's neutral stance on the chief executive ...

  7. Beijing's mayor arrives in Taiwan

    Posted Feb 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Beijing mayor Guo Jinlong arrived in Taiwan yesterday for a six-day visit, becoming the first mainland local government leader to visit the island following its presidential election last month. Guo is the first Beijing mayor to visit the island's capital, Taipei, and his visit is being seen as highly significant given ...

  8. Beijing warned over looming challenges

    Posted Jan 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Tze-wei tzewei.ng@scmp.com China is expected to face more challenges on its doorstep this year as the US pursues a strategic return to Asia, and neighbours seek to benefit from regional competition between Beijing and Washington, the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences says in a new report on the Asia-Pacific region. 'Problems between China and neighbouring countries are not new, ...

  9. Beijing stunned by aggressive american moves

    Posted Nov 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Beijing has been caught off guard by recent US moves in the Asia-Pacific region, but analysts do not expect China to make major changes in its policies ahead of Vice-President Xi Jinping's trip to America next year. Beijing has been well aware of the US diplomatic shift to Asia for a long time, with Barack Obama declaring himself America's first 'Pacific ...

  10. Beijing boasts of building system of laws in 30 years

    Posted Oct 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Tze-wei tzewei.ng@scmp.com Beijing issued a white paper yesterday touting its 'Socialist System of Laws with Chinese Characteristics' as a milestone in the building of a legal system that serves the country's development needs, while adequately protecting human rights. But officials at the press conference were reluctant to address a question on the de facto house ...




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