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  1. Head of CCTV to step down after blaze

    Posted May 16th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... of the publicity department of the Communist Party's Central Committee, sources close to the matter said. A source at CCTV said the management would call an emergency meeting today to announce Mr ... While many expressed dismay at the death of the firefighter, few had any sympathy with CCTV and its management. The fire was made the butt of online jokes, with millions of bloggers and netizens ...

  2. Mainlanders see inferno as just deserts for domineering CCTV

    Posted Feb 16th 2009, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... by an unauthorised fireworks display to celebrate the Lantern Festival, the last day of the holiday. But privately and in internet chat rooms, the fire has made CCTV, one of the Communist Party's most ... and management. CCTV and its avant-garde complex of headquarters symbolise the extravagant, arrogant, domineering and monopolist approach that characterises the powerful elite who appear to lord it over ...

  3. Inquiry into CCTV blaze begins

    Posted Feb 12th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... of the broadcaster's management facing dereliction-of-duty charges. The 30-storey building, part of CCTV's avant-garde complex, was extensively damaged on Monday night, despite more than 600 firefighters ... investigation or for what offences. Sources at CCTV said management called off a key meeting of department heads on Tuesday to deal with the crisis. The state broadcaster also offered a public apology ...

  4. Hundreds protest outside CCTV

    Posted Dec 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... problems settled if the media reported on his plight. He wanted to use National Legal Education Day- reportedly initiated by CCTV- and petition there. More than 100 public security officers in 20 ... have gathered every year since 2004 in front of the CCTV gates on National Legal Education Day. In an apparent attempt to eliminate public protests during the Beijing Olympics in August, ...

  5. Question of the week: Should schools install CCTV?

    Posted Mar 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Absolutely not! School is a place for learning- it's not a prison where your every move is monitored. Secondly, CCTV discourages self-discipline as students behave themselves for fear of being ... doubts on CCTV's effectiveness as a method of improving discipline. I also feel it is a waste of money to install cameras, as there are already a lot of people monitoring students' ...

  6. Should the school authority install CCTV on campuses?

    Posted Mar 01st 2006, 12:00am by Kevin Kung

    ... equipment and valuables worth more than $50,000. Some were even burgled twice in a month, although they locked their valuables in steel cages. If CCTV had been in place the cameras would have ... are worried about losing their privacy if CCTV is installed. I am not suggesting cameras in changing rooms or toilets! The system should be in place at the main gates, in lifts, computer rooms ...

  7. Images of burning hotel become latest hot cultural icons

    Posted Feb 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to burn off all the lies and dirty business hidden under their pants,' read a subtitle to one montage, which poked fun at the unusual structure of the CCTV landmark tower which, some say, ... forums as quickly as they are made. Others wrote tongue-twisters or poems to poke fun at the disastrous blaze caused by a CCTV-organised fireworks display, hailing it as an act of divine ...

  8. liberal studies

    Posted Jun 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Reading comprehension Answer the following questions 1 How may pedestrians were injured in the Mong Kok attack? a. 78 b. 83 c. 67 d. 76 2 What is the maximum cost to install a single CCTV camera? a. US$60,000 b. US$400,000 c. US$9,800 d. US$15,000 3 What are the technical difficulties with CCTV? a. electrical problems stop them working b. weather interference c. blind spots ...

  9. Life in camera

    Posted Jul 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... With 265,000 cameras around the city, Beijing is already the CCTV capital of China. That figure is set to increase as the city's municipal government goes ahead with a plan to install ... on security technology, including thousands more CCTV cameras. The city's residents, however, are less concerned with terrorism than the fact the cameras pose a threat to their privacy. ...

  10. Monopoly money

    Posted Dec 21st 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... CCTV is cashing in on its status as the Communist Party's station by auctioning its top advertising time slots, writes Mark O'Neill China Central Television (CCTV) is the voice ... of an exchange of power for money. CCTV can offer advertisers a national access unmatched by any of the mainland's other 2,000 television stations, thousands of radio stations, papers and magazines- ...




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