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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Rights abuses take gloss off smiling Michelle Obama’s trip to China

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 07:03pm by Chang Ping

    ... to China As US first lady Michelle Obama concluded her week-long trip to China, The New York Times compared the visit to similar ones made by two of her predecessors. In 1995, then first lady ... in a rare move, voiced concern at Cao's death during a UN Human Rights Council meeting, where China managed to block an attempt by NGOs to hold a minute's silence for Cao. On the third day ...

  2. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Economic honeymoon between China and Germany fades

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 01:13am by Reuters

    ... contrition over the second world war. In political as well as corporate circles, there is also nervousness that Germany's close economic ties to China could create an unhealthy dependence. Last ... with a big presence in China. They lobbied Merkel to prevent a full-blown confrontation, eventually getting their way, but also raising questions about China's ability to influence political ...

  3. News - World

    US political appointees draw fire over plum postings

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 12:44pm by AFP

    ... refuses to discuss specific cases but lists all the White House’s “political” appointees to head foreign missions, chief among them critical allies such as Britain, Canada, China, the European ... Agence France-Presse in Washington US foreign policy circles are complaining about the record number of political appointees, especially big donors to President Barack Obama, getting plum ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Michelle Obama's trip to China a triumph of style and substance

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 06:40pm by Tom Plate

    ... that US first lady Michelle Obama handled herself pretty well during her trip to China. Perhaps it was no surprise that she seemed undaunted by the political complexity of the assignment, ... is incalculable. At the same time, it would be foolish to fail to note that credit for the success of this event must also go to China itself. The first lady was politely received, and the students ...

  5. News - China

    China anti-graft agency probes China Resources chairman Song Lin

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 03:26am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Anti-graft agency probes China Resources chief The mainland's anti-corruption agency is investigating the chairman of China Resources Holdings after domestic media repeated ... company controls China Resources Power Holdings, which was accused last year of paying too much for three coal mines in Shanxi province in 2010. The probe is a signal that the Communist Party ...

  6. News - China - SOCIETY

    China's youth has forgotten about politics, laments Cui Jian as he plays Clockenflap

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 04:36am by Patrick Boehler

    ... a lack of political awareness and interest among China's youth. "It's sad [because] some things are the same; there is no change; we don't have to cheat ourselves," Cui ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Young have forgotten politics, says rock rebel Indifference to society is what distinguishes today's young generation of Chinese from his own, ...

  7. News - China - ACCIDENT

    Fatal Ferrari crash on Beijing freeway evokes political scandal of Hu aide

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 03:49pm by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Fatal high-speed accident on Beijing freeway harks back to incident involving Hu aide's son Ferrari crash evokes political scandal A red Ferrari slammed into road guardrails and went up in flames early yesterday in Beijing, drawing similarities with another Ferrari crash that caused a political uproar two years ago. One man in the car died and two ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ELECTORAL REFORM

    We don't need foreign help with political reform, says Carrie Lam

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 04:05am by Tanna Chong, JEFFIE LAM

    ... Tanna Chong and Jeffie Lam Chief Secretary warns against foreign meddling as pan-democrats continue hunger-strike protest We're wise enough to handle our reform: Lam Hong Kong doesn't need foreign countries intervening in its democratic developm ...

  9. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Liu Han corruption case highlights extensive and tangled web of bribery

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 03:21am by Keith Zhai

    ... China Development Bank and the Political and Law Commission, investigators claim. It is not known if officials who received money or gifts returned favours to Liu's gang. Liu built Sichuan ... at the Xianning People's Intermediate Court in Hubei province, according to a court summary. Liu's political connections ensured his case was given priority by President Xi Jinping, one ...

  10. News - China - ANTI-GRAFT

    Senior Shaanxi political adviser placed under graft probe

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 11:18am by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com Zhu Zuoli, the vice-chairman of the People’s Political Consultative Conference in the northern province of Shaanxi, has become the latest senior official ... for Western Region Development. Last January Zhu became the vice-chairman of the Shaanxi People’s Political Consultative Conference, an advisory body. He is also a deputy of the 12th National People’s ...




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