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  1. Lawmakers review draft law on war, disaster plans

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... General Li Jinai dismissed calls for a transfer to government control as 'wrong thinking'. General Li, the People's Liberation Army's top political commissar and a CMC member, wrote: 'The party's absolute leadership is our military's political priority... [We] must resolutely resist alienating or depoliticising the military [from the party] ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Beijing faces dilemma as its share of global arms trade grows

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:03am by Cary Huang

    ... arms trade grows The idea that arms sales can be tools of political influence has long held sway among the communist planners overseeing China's military industrial complex. That's why China's limited arms exports were not driven in the past by financial gain but by foreign policy and ideological considerations. During the cold war, China sent weapons to political ...

  3. Sino-US ties on 'fastest track' under Obama

    Posted Feb 24th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... a phenomenon foreign affairs experts have called 'the learning-curve period'. George W. Bush, for instance, labelled China as America's 'strategic competitor' when he came to power eight years ago. Relations gradually improved further into his presidency. Beijing initially had misgivings about President Barack Obama. Some believed his administration might press China ...

  4. Terrorism and arms control added to agenda of US talks

    Posted Jul 27th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... as the China-US Strategic and Economic Dialogue- will be the first top-level discussions between the two nations since Barack Obama became US president. They would deal with a broad range of issues ... and economic interests, as well as the challenges and opportunities facing the region and the world,' Jing Ulrich, managing director and chairwoman of JPMorgan's China Equities, said. Ms ...

  5. Praise for the system of socialist democracy

    Posted Oct 20th 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... yesterday heaping praise on China's democratic system just a week after the US Congress released a report blasting Beijing for its snail-paced approach to political reforms. The white paper- entitled 'Building Political Democracy in China'- emphasised that the mainland must press on with the one-party system and maintained that China must seek its own path instead of copying ...

  6. Analysts look ahead to next 60 years and the future of one-party rule

    Posted Oct 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Hu in 2012? They said they saw no clues from the nationwide broadcast by China Central Television about the political fortunes of Vice-President Xi Jinping, the heir apparent. In the past, party propagandists often used the televised event to offer clues about the country's political future. 'Overseas observers were disappointed as they eagerly looked at China Central ...

  7. Military appointment seen as pointer to Hu's succession plan

    Posted Jul 28th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... practically seal his ascendancy as President Hu Jintao's successor in 2012,' said Zhang Ming, a political scientist at Renmin University. Professor Zhang pointed out that Mr Hu became ... on increasingly prominent roles in party work, political affairs and in diplomacy since his promotion to the party's inner circle from Shanghai in 2007. He took charge of last year's Olympics ...

  8. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping faces challenge of governing through two opposing schools of thought

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:51am by Cary Huang

    ... of law"- and "rule of virtue" reflect the two main schools of governance that have long dominated China's history- "Legalism" and "Confucianism". But the deeper ... into a feared empire. Legalism played a key role in the founding of the powerful Qin dynasty, and as China's first emperor, Qin Shi Huang, used Legalist thinking to unify the nation. ...

  9. Three members of political advisory body sacked for not doing their jobs

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang The top political advisory body in a northwestern city has kicked out three members for failing to fulfil their political duties. In a rare move, the standing committee of the Taiyuan Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference has told three members to quit because they had never put forward any political initiatives or proposals, the Shanxi Daily reported. ...

  10. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Xi Jinping and Barack Obama walk down the path of history

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 04:04am by Cary Huang

    ... to two scholar friends than the leaders of the world's two most powerful nations during their private stroll through China's centuries-old imperial compound on a chilly autumn night ... said Xi used the occasion to teach Obama something of Chinese history and the ups and downs of China's road to reform. Implying that the relaxed talk in the grounds of Zhongnanhai ...




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