• Thursday
  • April 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:27pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 90 for chinese culture

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - China Insider - DEFENCE

    Chinese company denies links to suspected North Korean drones that crashed in South

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 11:03am by Patrick Boehler

    ... were not sold by a Chinese retailer, whose products bear a striking resemblance to the crashed drones, according to a company spokesperson. “We have nothing to do with this,” a spokeswoman ... design”. Slight differences in size and weight led the South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo to conclude last week that the drones are “knock-offs of Chinese products”. The drone can reach an altitude ...

  2. News - China - DEFENCE

    China’s military vulnerability revealed in search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 12:28pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Hong Kong and Beijing China’s deployment for the search has stretched the supply lines and logistics of its rapidly expanding navy When Chinese naval supply vessel Qiandaohu entered Australia’s Albany Port this month to replenish Chinese warships helping search for a missing Malaysian airliner, it highlighted a strategic headache for Beijing- its lack of offshore ...

  3. News - China - DEFENCE

    Beijing backs code to prevent conflict at sea along with US and Japan

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 11:19pm by Teddy Ng, Julian Ryall, Reuters

    ... urging "restraint on the use of weapons and using various means to make contact". The risks of an unintended conflict were highlighted in January when Tokyo alleged that a Chinese ... positive step by the Chinese navy in accepting the rules of navigation and the laws of developed nations." Yue Gang, a retired colonel, said the risk of "miscalculations" at sea ...

  4. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Beijing angered by Obama's stance on disputed Diaoyu Islands

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 09:36am by Teddy Ng, AFP AND REUTERS

    ... in January when Tokyo alleged that a Chinese frigate locked its radar on a Japanese destroyer in the East China Sea. In December, the US military cruiser Cowpens had to take evasive action ... moved recently to improve defence ties. Chinese criticism over MH370 has also left a bitter aftertaste. "[Najib's government] obviously hopes that Obama's star effect can rub off ...

  5. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA wants to set tone for military ties with US, analysts say

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 11:16am by Teddy Ng

    ... just papering over differences." Chinese officials have been calling on the US to respect Beijing's core interests, but have rarely delivered tough rhetoric in public meetings ...

  6. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    Japan's fighter-jet launches against China soar to record 415 in past year

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 12:29pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Japanese fighter jet scrambles against Chinese planes hit a record high in the year that ended in March, the Defence Ministry said on Wednesday, as Sino-Japanese ties were strained by disputes over territory and interpretations of history. Japan scrambled combat planes against Chinese aircraft 415 times during the fiscal year, up 36 per cent from a year earlier. ...

  7. News - China - DEFENCE

    Better Sino-US ties needed given rising risk of military clash, Chuck Hagel says

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 06:10pm by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com US defence chief warns communications must improve given growing risk of conflict as both Chinese and US forces in Asia Pacific expand Hagel says ... Hagel cited the role of communication during the "near- catastrophe" at sea when the guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens almost collided with a Chinese navy ship attached to vessels ...

  8. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's military will respond if 'provoked' by neighbours, says official

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 02:36pm by Teddy Ng, Minnie Chan

    ... coexist with its neighbours. "Our people couldn't live and work in peace and contentment if we don't have a strong and powerful defence capability," she said. "Chinese ... in the future. "It seems that the involvement of the military will only be intensified and the Chinese military has been stepping up preparations for that," he said. China was the only nation ...

  9. News - China - DEFENCE

    US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel to discuss ways to avoid military stand-offs in talks in China

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 03:21am by Minnie Chan

    ... "Hagel will be the top American defence official to pay a visit to Beijing since the latest military encounter between Chinese and US navies in the South China Sea," Shi said. "The ... stand-off has been called the worst since the 2009 USNS Impeccable incident, in which several Chinese vessels "harassed" the US submarine hunter in China's exclusive economic zone. ...

  10. News - China - DEFENCE

    Big defence spender US has no right to criticise China military budget, says admiral

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 12:52pm by DARREN WEE

    ... own budget dwarfs that of the world’s No 2 economy. Rear Admiral Yin Zhuo, a member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, told the Southern Metropolis Daily that the US ... that of all Asian countries combined. It also accounts for 41 per cent of total global military spending. Yin said at this year’s CPPCC meeting that he would propose reforming the Chinese military’s ...




SCMP.com Account