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  1. U.S. threat on yuan seen as pure politics

    Posted Oct 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... an economist with ING Asia, said the 'China-bashing bill' was politically motivated and aimed at the US electorate. 'The threat of a trade war will keep it from being passed,' ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Analysts say a US bill threatening Beijing with tariffs if it does not lift the value of the yuan is politically motivated and would do nothing ...

  2. Obama's dreams exposed to the glare of harsh political realities

    Posted Jan 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... worse. He is fighting not only against his own failures to turn soaring rhetoric into political reality, but also against determined opponents who deride Obama as either a socialist or, worse, ... to create a special trade unit to investigate 'unfair trade practices in countries like China'. Singling out China is a potentially dangerous game of trying to steal Republican clothes. ...

  3. President in for a politically charged trip

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... in China. 'Commercial concerns are really down the list.' Geoff Li, spokesman for General Electric in China, agreed. 'This trip will be very political and we're not paying too ... But he may not be able to avoid discussing China's bilateral trade surplus, even though it fell 22.7 per cent to US$13.8 billion in February. 'There are some issues such as the currency ...

  4. Discussing politics normal, British consul says amid US row

    Posted Dec 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peter So Peter.so@scmp.com The British consul general has weighed into a row between China and the United States over the work of diplomats in Hong Kong, saying his staff discuss 'political and economic issues' as part of their duties. 'We are strong supporters of the principle of 'one country, two systems',' British consul general Andrew Seaton said ...

  5. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Biden to visit China, Japan, South Korea in new US push

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 09:37am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... on China, in a report last month, said that Beijing has expanded its crackdown on political dissent after initial hopeful signs of change from Xi. Japan has been particularly nervous about China ... China, Japan and South Korea next month, the White House said on Monday, as it seeks to ease doubts about its commitment to Asia. On the trip in the first week of December, Biden ...

  6. Mainland firms eyeing US assets risk political flak and high prices

    Posted Oct 09th 2007, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... Tom Miller in Beijing China Minsheng Banking Corp's proposed stake in United Commercial Bank is the latest sign that cash-rich mainland firms are ready to renew their push into the United States, a move that could once again stir up a hornets' nest of political venom. Before congressional threats prodded China National Offshore Oil Corp to pull away from its ambitious ...

  7. Politics qualifies party's praise for US and Soviet help

    Posted Aug 17th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... leadership. As a result, there has been little detailed information available on the mainland regarding the massive foreign political, economic and military aid to China during the war, especially ... Shi Jiangtao US and Soviet support for China's wartime opposition to the Japanese military proved decisive in the country's final victory 60 years ago and should ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    An aspiring China

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Wu

    ... Tocqueville is enjoying something of a renaissance in China, where his book, The Old Regime and the French Revolution, has become a best-seller. And with Xi Jinping cementing his "China ... China would disappoint the world; but an overly assertive, tyrannical China would make many parts of the world hyperventilate. But instead of conjuring images of a fire-breathing dragon, ...

  9. Don't tell HK and Macau how to find political solutions

    Posted Sep 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... not be expected to defend Taiwan in case of attack. Why not just be honest and say that the US claims to support 'one China', but still encourages Taiwan to buy its weapons. Let Taiwan learn ... their own political solutions, because they alone understand the culture of their country. No one needs to tell them what to do. If the US kept its hands off others' countries, it would have ...

  10. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Sochi Games brings back memories, but let's move on

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:31am by George Chen

    ... of hilarious stories at the time as well as a few bad jokes about the Beijing Games. But just six years on, China is the most talked about topic for global business, and for politics, too. Here are two ... brings back memories, but let's move on My first trip to the United States in early 2008- with the Beijing Olympic Games just months away- gave me a street-level glimpse of China ...




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