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  1. Happy returns?

    Posted Jun 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... On July 1, the Chinese Communist Party's 90th birthday, many will celebrate its extraordinary economic achievements, and the political and military power they sustain. Even human ... Massive official corruption and the growing gap between rich and poor are eroding communist legitimacy, and environmental disasters loom ever larger. The struggle over land is spawning social ...

  2. Let the world into Gu's murder trial

    Posted Jul 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as 'the more details are revealed, the more it would help build confidence in China's legal framework'. Chinese leaders should have learned the painful lesson that the government's silence on the case has sullied the legitimacy of the Communist Party and reputation of the country. In April, Beijing announced Bo would be investigated for 'serious breaches ...

  3. Wheels set in motion to distance Bo from killing

    Posted Apr 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... involved in the murder of a foreigner would jeopardise the Communist Party's image. 'It would be very shocking if a Politburo member were directly involved in this case,' said China ... health, and the case has nothing to do with the Chinese government'. Zhang Lifan, a China watcher formerly with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said, 'The commentary was made ...

  4. Loyalty oath required

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Staff reporter BEIJING- To become a lawyer on the mainland, one must now swear an oath of support to the leadership of the Communist Party. The oath reads: 'I wish to become a lawyer of the People's Republic of China, and I guarantee to fulfil the sacred mission of a law worker of socialism with Chinese characteristics, be loyal to the country, be loyal to the people, support ...

  5. Fatalities and recoveries

    Posted Jun 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... woman, farmer, recovers October 18 Hunan, Nine-year-old boy, recovers Sources: Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention; Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection ...

  6. Probe into smuggled cigarettes led to mass slaughter

    Posted Feb 27th 2007, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung The 228 Incident broke out on February 28, 1947, two years before the nationalists, or Kuomintang, were defeated by the communists in a civil war and fled to the island. ... Kai-shek, who was fighting the communists on the mainland. Chiang refused to send troops until he was told that the rioting was an attempt to overthrow the government. He sent soldiers to the island ...

  7. Britain opposes death penalty in heywood case

    Posted Jul 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the biggest political scandals on the mainland in years, with Bo's top aide briefly fleeing to a US consulate and Bo being sacked and placed under investigation by the Communist Party. Bo's wife, Gu Kailai, and a family staff member have been arrested as suspects in Heywood's murder. 'We have reminded the Chinese government that Britain has a policy of opposing the death ...

  8. News - China - ECONOMY

    Sovereign wealth fund chief calls on government to respect law

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... respect for law Chinese sovereign wealth fund chief Lou Jiwei yesterday urged the government to show greater respect for the law. "When we talk about governing the nation based on law, ... Lou's comments reflect growing calls from Chinese liberals to push forward with legal reform, which many believe is critical to improving equality, reducing corruption, boosting government ...

  9. Dishonesty at home in mainland building sector

    Posted Jan 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the Chinese Communist Party and the people entrusted to them as a means to satisfy their selfish desires, illegally interfering in construction projects and gaining personal benefits from acting ... Over this period, 15,109 officials were disciplined by the Communist Party and 7,891 people were tried by the courts. The ministry said that in the first nine months, police uncovered 184 cases ...

  10. Prison Record

    Posted Jun 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Express Daily. Expelled from the mainland in 1992 after she was detained for a week. Accused of obtaining a speech by former president Jiang Zemin at the 14th Communist Party Congress from ... arrested on suspicion of revealing state secrets. Chinese security officials told his lawyers in April that he faced investigation for financial fraud ...




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