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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Party affiliation would help chief executive

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 03:46am by SCMP Editorial

    ... remains unknown. For the Chinese Communist Party, the notion of Hong Kong having a ruling party is politically sensitive. But it is an issue that cannot be dodged in the long run. Tung's ... SCMP Editorial Party affiliation would help CE Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa has not been in the headlines for years. Ever since he resigned in 2005, he conscientiously kept a low ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Could a non-European be a future pope?

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... rulers, in this case the Chinese Communist Party, has the right to select bishops. So far, it has been a stalemate. At the moment, a non-European pope looks unlikely. But it should ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Despite Hanoi's hedging strategy, it must settle disputes with China

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 05:23am by SCMP Editorial

    ... a Vietnamese Communist Party Politburo member, has seemingly been more fruitful, in part due to Vietnam expressing regret for the unrest and offering to compensate affected firms and hundreds ... indicated, their only choice was to be on friendly terms and to settle differences amicably. Often tense relations boiled over in May when a Chinese oil rig was moved into South China Sea waters ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Genuine will needed for legal reform in China

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 04:16am by SCMP Editorial

    ... the administration on its toes. However, the Chinese judicial system works in a rather different manner. Heavy control by the state and the Communist Party means judges are nothing more than legal cadres who ... decades-old traditions and practices involving the party and local authorities. Unless there is a genuine will to give judges a free hand to rule, it will be just another all-talk-but-no-action ...

  5. News - China Insider - LEADER

    Zhou Yongkang puts in rare public appearance at university anniversary

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 06:47pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com Former Communist Party senior leader Zhou Yongkang made a rare public appearance on Tuesday when he paid a visit to the China University of Petroleum ... also called on the university students and teachers to strive to achieve a “Chinese dream” in petroleum. Zhou, who was one of the nine powerful standing committee members of the communist ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    China needs better think tanks to provide quality advice

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 05:31am by SCMP Editorial

    ... from researchers. Indeed, Xi told a meeting of the Communist Party's leading group on overall reform that the new think tanks should be led by the party and adhere to its ideology. ... But good governments can turn fearless advice to advantage in framing and planning policy. The contradiction echoes in President Xi Jinping's call for a new type of Chinese think tank that can ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Economic model in Xinjiang must be modified

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 02:46am by SCMP Editorial

    ... but it came to a head in 2008 when more than 200 people, mostly Han Chinese, were killed by rampaging gangs in Kashgar. Beijing has since poured billions of yuan into Xinjiang and striven to improve the lives of Uygurs, who comprise 43 per cent of the population. The hardline Communist Party chief was replaced by Zhang Chunxian, known for his moderate policies. But that has failed to dampen ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    For Xi Jinping's reforms to succeed, PLA must be loyal to Communist Party

    Posted Nov 07th 2014, 05:05am by SCMP Editorial

    ... The earliest record of it predates a historic congress in Gutian, Fujian, in 1929 that established the principle that the Communist Party leads the army. The words remain relevant to this day. Evidence ... if loyalty to the party is to remain a respected pillar of communist rule. For the sake of Xi's authority in pursuing his wider reform agenda, it is to be hoped he prevails. ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    All sides of the political divide must adhere to the law to move forward

    Posted Nov 11th 2014, 05:13am by SCMP Editorial

    ... not comment directly on the protests, he stressed the importance of the rule of law, the centerpiece in the latest Communist Party policy blueprint. He also reiterated the need for Hong Kong ... government also said Xi cited a Chinese poem at the closed-door meeting to show his appreciation of Leung's loyalty and resilience during testing times. Separately, China yesterday announced ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Xi Jinping's task to build on Deng Xiaoping's legacy

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:30am by SCMP Editorial

    ... liberating its people’s entrepreneurial spirit, thrift and work ethic. The change worked an economic miracle. But it did not extend to political reform. Deng remained a communist who believed in the party’s right to rule and was willing to enforce it – the Tiananmen Square crackdown being an example. Hong Kong, too, has much to thank Deng for, from special economic zones that brought great ...




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