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  1. News - Asia

    John Kerry outlines US-Asia pivot priorities in major policy address

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 09:15am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com US Secretary of State says four priorities are economic growth, energy, regional cooperation and human rights United States Secretary of State John Kerry pledged stronger engagement with Asia in a major policy speech in Hawaii on Thursday. “We are in this in the long haul,” Kerry said, outlining the priorities of President Barack Obama’s ...

  2. News - China Insider - ACTIVISM

    Q&A: Strikes peak in China with new generation of interconnected blue-collar workers

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 08:20am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com A record number of workers have gone on strike in China so far this year. China Labour Bulletin, a workers’ rights group in Hong Kong, has documented 235 incidents of strikes or worker protests in the second quarter of 2014. This represents a 49 per cent hike over the same period last year, and 180 per cent more than in the same period ...

  3. News - China - COURTS

    British investigator Peter Humphrey jailed for 2.5 years for buying private data

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 11:37pm by PATRICK BOEHLER DANIEL REN

    ... Patrick Boehler and Daniel Ren Humphrey and wife jailed for buying private data A year after their detention sent shockwaves through China's booming due-diligence industry, British corporate investigator Peter Humphrey was sentenced last night to two-and-a-half years in prison and his wife, Yu Yingzeng, to two years. The Shanghai No 1 Intermediate People's Court also ...

  4. News - China Insider - HISTORY

    Q&A: The fates of 200,000 Chinese workers in Russia during the first world war

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 09:12am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Labourers met tragic ends, some built an Arctic railway or joined the Soviet Red Army- which preceded China's own Communist movement, says author Mark O’Neill The centenary of the first world war has recast the spotlight on the hundreds of thousands of Chinese who worked for Britain, France, Russia and the United States during ...

  5. News - China Insider - ESPIONAGE

    ‘No need to over-interpret’ spy probe on Canadian couple, says Chinese diplomat

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 11:46am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com China’s embassy in Canada has tried to downplay the detention of a Canadian couple held on suspicion of spying near the Chinese border with North Korea. “We believe there is no need to over-interpret this case,” Yang Yundong, a spokesman for the Chinese embassy in Ottawa, told Canadian broadcaster CTV. “If we have further information, we ...

  6. News - China Insider - ESPIONAGE

    ‘It’s wildly absurd’: Son of Canadian Christian activists held in China spying probe dismisses allegations

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 08:44am by Patrick Boehler and AFP

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com and Agence France-Presse The son of two Canadian Christian activists detained in China over alleged espionage has spoken out to dismiss the allegations against his parents. “It sounds so wildly absurd,” Simeon Garratt, the 27-year-old son of Kevin and Julia Dawn Garratt told the South China Morning Post. “I know for a fact it’s not true.” ...

  7. News - China Insider - CELEBRITY

    ‘I like to show off’: Chinese celebrity Guo Meimei confesses to prostitution, gambling charges on state TV

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 02:20pm by Patrick Boehler and Cece Zhang

    ... Patrick Boehler and Cece Zhang Critics say state media coverage of celebrity’s confession is an attempt to 'whitewash' China's Red Cross and divert public attention away from spate of tragedies and political scandals Infamous internet celebrity Guo Meimei appeared on state television wearing orange prison attire on Sunday night, remorseful and in tears over her ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCCER GAMBLING

    Top poker players speak out for indicted online gambling suspects

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 05:49am by Patrick Boehler, Bryan Harris, Raquel Carvalho

    ... Patrick Boehler, Bryan Harris and Raquel Carvalho Top poker players back group indicted in Vegas Some of the biggest names in the poker world have lined up in support of Asian gambling kingpin Paul Phua Wei-seng and his associates, who are accused of operating an illegal soccer gambling ring in Las Vegas. According to Nevada court documents seen by the Sunday Morning Post, ...

  9. News - China Insider - CRIME

    Q&A: Hong Kong a hub for illegal gambling, says FIFA’s former head of security Chris Eaton

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 05:53pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Last month, US federal police in Las Vegas arrested eight Asians on charges of operating an illegal online betting ring. Among those arrested was Paul Phua Wei-seng, a Macau junket operator with a San Marino diplomatic passport, who police say is a “high-level figure” in Hong Kong’s 14k triad. Phua denied the allegation and the charges ...

  10. News - China Insider - MYANMAR

    Myanmar court slaps prison sentences on eight Chinese militants accused of murder

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 03:48pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com A court in Myanmar has sentenced eight Chinese nationals to lengthy prison terms for transporting an arsenal of firearms and hand grenades while they lived in the country illegally. The eight men were found guilty of unspecified charges, the Yangon-based publication Weekly Eleven said on its website on Wednesday. Seven of the men were ...




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