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  1. A distant relation

    Posted Jun 29th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... based mostly on trade and diplomacy, many Chinese living in Britain are finding it increasingly difficult to blend into British society. Stephen Ng Lui-nam, an activist overseeing ... the 10th anniversary of Hong Kong's handover. At the same time, in a rundown North London bungalow, about two dozen Chinese quietly dined on boiled cabbage and steamed chicken before opening ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 29, 2012

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... However, the Japanese arrested Chinese nationals on a territory China claims as its own, which is confrontational. If diplomacy drags on for another 50 years, what is likely to change ... as a city where jingoistic hype is dominant. Stephen Anderson, Macau   Diplomacy will not solve islands dispute I disagree with your editorial ("Diplomacy, not nationalism is way forward ...

  3. View from the north to reveal big picture

    Posted Oct 27th 2007, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... to see the bigger picture for Hong Kong, William Kong Yeung went to Peking University (Beida) to study international relations. After gaining a degree in Chinese history at Baptist University ... status within China,' Mr Kong said. 'I needed to find out what direction the city and the nation was going in. I wanted to know more about diplomacy and understand China's ...

  4. Hong Kong's failings took root in colonial era

    Posted Mar 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong is nonetheless among the world's great cities. The partnership of British institutions and the industriousness of its residents- largely Chinese, but including other ... be much closer, were it not for the delayed policies of Britain, makes having what he did say better left unsaid in the interests of diplomacy. ...

  5. US consul sees 'negative trend' on human rights

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... between leaders and key officials of the two nations, such as the recent human rights and strategic and economic dialogues, but the less visible working-level diplomacy. 'We remain very ... relations. He noted that an increasing number of mainlanders were observing closely Hong Kong's freedoms, and denied the US sought to destabilise Chinese society by interfering in China's ...

  6. Universal suffrage by the year 2244?

    Posted May 21st 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... While listening to China's words, of course, other countries will also be watching its actions. Beijing's active diplomacy to resolve the North Korean nuclear issue has won it much ... international perceptions of the kind of state it will become. Chinese actions vis-a-vis Taiwan and Hong Kong 'reflect the kind of power China is becoming', one American official said ...

  7. Time for new strategy on US: Exco chief

    Posted Jun 26th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... diplomacy' and bridging the gap of understanding between the US policy community and Hong Kong. At a broader level, Mr Leung told an Asia Society luncheon in New York that Hong Kong could be a role model on issues such as intellectual property rights protection, a major flashpoint in the Sino-US relationship. 'On issues like alleged currency manipulation by the Chinese government, we ...

  8. Soft touch, global reach

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of promoting their cultural influence overseas, through the work of organisations like the British Council and Goethe-Institut. Hong Kong has been making its own efforts at cultural diplomacy ... serving, he says, 'as the conduit for a new, more ambitious diplomacy of influence'. Last year, despite severe pressure to reduce its spending, the French government committed Euro52.6 ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of her letters. It is a fact that English is used worldwide as the foremost international lingua franca of trade. Prior to that, it was French- first with its use in diplomacy, later ... that the Chinese government recognised the importance of Hong Kong's trading position and its international connections when it promulgated the Basic Law. It says: 'Upholding national unity ...

  10. Look beyond China, Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 24th 2005, 12:00am by Anthony Cheung

    ... emphasis on the city's 'Chineseness' has meant that minority South and Southeast Asian communities have not been brought into the mainstream. Hong Kong needs to rethink its sense ... and language is important, but young people should also become competent in other languages to communicate with non-Chinese communities. Maybe some kind of peace corps should be set up, to send ...




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