• Wednesday
  • September 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 2:06pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 1639 for china resources power

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Fractious Asia risking conflict over resources

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 12:00am by BRAHMA CHELLANEY

    ... The intensifying competition over natural resources is shaping resource geopolitics, including the construction of oil and gas pipelines. China has managed to secure new hydrocarbon supplies through ... Brahma Chellaney Brahma Chellaney warns that, at the least, the lack of co-operation will hurt Asia's growth Fractious region risking conflict over resources Competition for strategic ...

  2. Soft-power play

    Posted Feb 24th 2010, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... the use of chequebook diplomacy, neither side has given up the contest for influence among ordinary people around the world- something that is often called soft power. Taiwan's president, Ma Ying-jeou, made this clear when he recently disclosed that Taipei will establish a string of academies around the world to promote Chinese language and culture. In this, mainland China has a big head ...

  3. Can Japan challenge China's regional power?

    Posted Apr 09th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... goods if Tokyo reciprocates. China already has a strong foothold in Southeast Asia through its trade, tourists and, increasingly, investment, especially in energy and resource-rich countries like Indonesia. Before China's meteoric rise, Japan's role as the region's pre-eminent economic power was unchallenged. It is unlikely to regain this pinnacle. However, Japan ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    No one nation, whether America or China, can rule Asia

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by SIMON TAY

    ... cohesive and peaceable. Whether it is the US now, or China in the future, Asia needs a model of leadership that goes beyond the hegemony of any one power- even as some are more equal than others. ... Simon Tay Simon Tay says more are seeing China, rather than the US, in that role While Asia won't be ruled, it is in need of leadership At their California summit, President Xi ...

  5. Unleash Hong Kong's healing power

    Posted Nov 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and it is not weighty enough to deliver prosperity to society. Can health-care delivery make Hong Kong prosperous? Health-care expenditure in Asia, excluding Japan, is at US$539 billion a year, and in China ... of the mainland and Asia- and its mix of international cultures. All it needs is a bit of organisation, and it Hong Kong can transform into a health-care city for greater China, Asia and beyond. ...

  6. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Southeast Asian countries stock up on arms as they face off with China

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... as the Scarborough Shoal situation suggests. In creating that deterrent, countries are effectively trying to do to China what China is trying to do to the US, whose military remains the most powerful ... are straining their economic resources to develop their armed forces," he said. "And to both Vietnam and Indonesia, China creates a security dilemma but it is not an adversary." Major ...

  7. Let China grow its own way

    Posted Jan 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... China gets the business, the jobs and the resources. Rival European or US bidders complain this is unfair because they are unable to compete. Yet the Chinese see these deals as strategic. ... Graeme Maxton Last month, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney promised that, if elected, he would 'get tough' on China. Not only was Beijing was manipulating its ...

  8. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Asia will power Australian economy into top 10, says Gillard

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Asia will power our economy into top 10, says PM An ambitious plan aimed at maximising links with booming China and other soaring Asian economies will push ... to Asia, but the mining-powered economy slashed its growth and surplus forecasts last week as China's slowdown hits commodity prices. Gillard said her vision was for Australia to "stand ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's quest for talent

    Posted Sep 15th 2012, 12:00am by XU LIYAN, QIU JING

    ... China has begun to realise the value of soft power, as described by Premier Wen Jiabao last year: "The strengths of a country lie not only in its economic power, but also in the qualities ... executives in China found it hard to recruit appropriately skilled talent, while a survey by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences showed that 17.5per cent of 6.6million college graduates in 2011 ...

  10. Knowledge - Power: The Imperial Examination System of the Qing Dynasty

    Posted Jan 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Exhibition of artefacts (including a depiction of A scene of archery in the military imperial examination in the Qing dynasty, left) that traces the Chinese imperial examination system's legacy. Mon, Wed-Sat, 10am-6pm, Sun, 10am-7pm, closed Tue, HK M ...




SCMP.com Account