• Monday
  • November 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:22am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by


Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 2911 for china politics

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. A historic shift for China's politics

    Posted Sep 21st 2004, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... succession- one of China's most complex and difficult political issues. It is also a significant victory for Mr Hu, who consolidates his power as the undisputed leader of the state, party ... Mr Hu's plan for political reforms is merely aimed at shoring up the rule of the party. Wang Xiangwei is the Post's China editor ...

  2. How to find common ground

    Posted May 26th 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... the 'one China' principle, Mr Chen held out the possibility of a 'future one China'. This time he seems to be suggesting the European model should be used for political integration, ... for Beijing's insistence on its 'one China' principle, even though he made it clear that Taiwan could not accept it. However, he spoke intriguingly of the European Union which, he said, ...

  3. Chen opens the door for peace talks

    Posted Oct 11th 2004, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu, Nailene Chou

    ... under the 'one China' principle. But Mr Chen's remarks, in an address marking the Double Tenth national day celebration, drew criticism from both sides of the Taiwan Strait. Mr ... to use the exact wording '1992 consensus' or refer to the 'one China' principle. The '1992 consensus' refers to the tacit agreement reached by the mainland ...

  4. Poll result 'unlikely to shake cross-strait ties'

    Posted Mar 16th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Mr Chen provoked the mainland, Beijing was unlikely to use force against Taiwan, he said. 'China has not over-reacted so far. The most likely scenario is, no matter who wins, even ... the mainland's approach towards Hong Kong had been 'heavy-handed'. 'Since July 1 last year we're seeing a much more active and heavy-handed Chinese posture towards the political ...

  5. Softer approach fails to disperse black cloud of doubt

    Posted May 21st 2004, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... to acknowledge the one-China principle, has lost credibility with Beijing, which is likely to abandon its policy of 'weighing Mr Chen's words and watching his actions'. In fact, Beijing ...

  6. Chen's address dismissed as 'beautiful lies'

    Posted Jun 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian has no desire to improve cross-strait relations and the mainland does not believe a word of what he said in his inauguration address, the People's Daily says. In an article to be published today, the ...

  7. Chen 'at risk of war' with mainland

    Posted Jul 31st 2004, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... risks war with the mainland if he pursues his plan to adopt a new constitution by 2008. In an interview published by the official China Daily yesterday, Wang Zaixi, Vice-Minister of the State ... that would not touch on sovereignty or sensitive political issues. Beijing has repeatedly said Mr Chen's constitutional plan is actually a pro-independence agenda that he will push during his ...

  8. US stance sends Taiwan sliding towards separation, says top adviser

    Posted Aug 21st 2004, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... Ray Cheung Washington's twin-track policy of forging closer political and military ties with Taipei while telling Beijing it opposes the island's independence, has emboldened ... commitment to the 'one China' policy. Mr Hu responded by saying Beijing wanted peace with Taiwan but would never tolerate an independent Taiwan. Professor Wang said the strategic concerns ...

  9. Support grows for 'invasion legislation'

    Posted May 13th 2004, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... candidate as long as the winner upheld the one-China principle. But he accused Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian of pushing cross-strait relations to the precipice of disaster over the past four ...

  10. Beijing sinks speculation on softer Taiwan stance

    Posted Nov 18th 2004, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu, Nailene Chou

    ... Nailene Chou Wiest in Beijing and Jacky Hsu in Taipei Island must recognise 1992 'one China' agreement before any talks, says official Beijing yesterday dispelled speculation it might soften its stance on resuming dialogue with Taiwan, reiterating the precondition that the island must recognise the 'one China' agreement reached by the two sides in Hong Kong ...




SCMP.com Account