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  1. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY: ANALYSIS

    China and Japan edging closer to a Xi-Abe meeting at Apec summit

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 06:02am by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... ticking on a Xi-Abe summit After almost two years of growing tensions, the leaders of China and Japan may finally meet each other. Both countries are quietly paving the way for a meeting ... details for a potential rendezvous. Since both President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took office in 2012, China has rejected multiple requests from Tokyo for a summit as bilateral ...


    Inside Incheon: North's "Dear Leader" and stone-breaking egg is just mental strength

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 09:41pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Real reasons behind North Koreans' record-breaking performances is much simpler than faith in 'grand marshal' Egg breaks stone? Dear leader? It's all in the mind Soon after they had pocketed their expensive timepieces- awarded to all athletes who break a world record- North Korea's record-breaking weightlifters Om Yun-chol and Kim Un-guk ...

  3. Olympics cash misused, auditor finds

    Posted Jun 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China Youth Daily report said developers could secure the land for these projects cheaply as they said it was for educational purposes. But they then went ahead and built luxury residential ...

  4. Water war erupts as the thirsty capital seeks to divert a river

    Posted Mar 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... David Fang Suffering shortages itself, Hebei says the plan will hurt millions in the province Last year the capital thought it had found the answer to its worsening water shortage problems in a plan to divert the Juma river to one of its districts. But th ...

  5. Artist Allen Jones explains why pieces belong in plain view

    Posted Jun 18th 2005, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... Over the past 40 years his work has been exhibited in Britain, Europe, North and South America, Australia, Japan and China. He was elected a Royal Academician in 1986 and a trustee ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    China's rail diplomacy has huge potential for the nation and allies

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:03am by SCMP Editorial

    ... today. More than a century after Chinese labourers built the railways that opened up North America, China has reached the top of the value chain with a vision of opening up, and ultimately ... North America and Southeast Asia, and across South America and Africa. These are all practicable. In the space of five years, China has become a world leader in the technology, amid hotly ...

  7. News - China - WEATHER

    Taiwan, eastern China brace for tropical storm Fung-Wong

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 07:50pm by STEPHEN CHEN, Bloomberg

    ... traditional fishing zones, including the Diaoyu Islands, to seek shelter in the nearest harbour. Zhejiang weather authorities warned that after hitting Taiwan, the storm would likely move north towards southern Zhejiang. The entire coastal area of Zhejiang was expected to encounter strong winds and downpours until tomorrow. Provincial water resources director Chen Chuan told the China ...

  8. Beijing reaches out to democrats

    Posted Jun 12th 2005, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Signs are emerging that Beijing may seek to improve its relationship with the pro-democracy camp after a new chief executive takes office. Several democrats have been approached by Beijing figures in recent weeks to discuss issues ranging from ...

  9. Sport - China - MOTOR RACING

    Formula E begins with a whisper in China

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 11:08pm by AFP

    ... is plain. But it is the involvement of some of the most revered names in F1 that is most likely to ignite passions among motorsport fans. The son of French racing great Alain Prost, along ... team. Senna is with Mahindra Racing and Piquet will be driving for China Racing. DiCaprio adds a touch of glamour to the championship as one of the four founders of the Monaco-based Venturi ...

  10. National Theatre's status still a work in progress

    Posted Dec 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Culture,' committee director Wan Siquan told the Beijing-based China Times on Monday, the third anniversary of the start of construction. 'The second issue is whether the theatre ...




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