• Sunday
  • October 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 4:01pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 863 for china pmi

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Defence chiefs offers India assurance on China's growing South Asia ties

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... around it. But in a speech released by Sri Lanka's military yesterday, Liang said China had only peaceful intentions in South Asia, while stressing that the Indian Ocean was an important ... giving details of what will be discussed. India is warily eyeing growing Chinese clout in what New Delhi regards as its traditional sphere of influence. Liang dismissed the "China threat ...

  2. China offers hope for Afghanistan

    Posted Jul 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to war weariness and donor fatigue, leaving doubts about how much of the US$4 billion in annual aid pledged at a recent conference in Tokyo will be handed over. When it comes to China's help, though, Afghans feel less uncertainty- the co-operation, investment and dialogue that are the hallmarks of Chinese support are sure to carry on. China's approach was summed up last ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book: Writing War, by Aaron William Moore

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... a facet of the conflict that has previously been ignored. Originally from Ohio, he was able to study the private diaries of more than 200 combatants from China, the US and Japan written during ... to an undergraduate study programme in Japan, when he met an archery teacher who had fought in China. "His involvement in that terrible conflict had always fascinated me, as he was a very generous, ...

  4. Kachin ask China to forge peace

    Posted May 25th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... intensifying attacks near Myanmar's border with China and create a 'meaningful' peace. Dr La Ja, general secretary of the Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO), said he believed only China- rather than the United States and other powers- could influence the Myanmese generals determined to crush the Kachin insurgency. 'We know China wants a stable border so they can come ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The reason for North Korea's war talk

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 12:00am by CHUNG MIN LEE

    ... Russia and China, and an extremely corrupt and politicised general staff. Moreover, if Kim believes South Korea's new president, Park Geun-hye, is going to buckle under his threats, he ... shown his willingness to take the war on terrorism to a new level, is no pushover. Finally, there is China, in the persona of President Xi Jinping . The worst scenario for Xi and the newly ...

  6. No Arab Spring in China this winter

    Posted Dec 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... and they are usually interpreted as signs of political instability in China. There are as many protests and revolts across India each year too, often deadlier, but few outside commentators bother to make ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Above the Din of War, by Peter Eichstaedt

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... dysfunctional the country remains. Meanwhile, guess who stands to gain from the mess? Yes, China. The nation wedded to realpolitik will reap the rewards of 10 years of American fighting partly funded by Chinese loans, according to Eichstaedt. "China, meanwhile, has not even provided one soldier to help with the war in Afghanistan, yet stands to earn billions in profits from Afghan ...

  8. China may have to pick up the slack on piracy

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Keith Wallis keith.wallis@scmp.com China and other nations operating independent naval patrols to combat Somali pirates may have to send extra warships next year to make up for a shortfall ... to maintain the counter-piracy operation from January to May and September to December. At present, 30 warships from the task forces, plus those from nations including China, Russia and India, ...

  9. Beijing can broker Sudanese peace

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Half a world separates China from the bickering Sudans, but there is no country better placed to stop the two African nations from going to war. With commercial interests, contacts ... and business interests become involved. China is an ally of both Sudanese governments and the biggest foreign investor in their oil industries. Keeping supplies flowing, ensuring the safety of Chinese ...

  10. 'Wage war in South China Sea'

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com There is logic, benefit and good reason for China to wage a war in the South China Sea, with the Philippines and Vietnam being the two key targets, an energy expert says. A commentary published in the Global Times- a newspaper under the Communist Party's People's Daily- on Tuesday said the South China Sea was the 'ideal ...




SCMP.com Account