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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China deserves more credit for its positive global contributions

    Posted May 15th 2013, 12:00am by Jonathan Power

    ... Jonathan Power Jonathan Power says nation has been an easy target for Western snipers China deserves more credit for its positive global roles China is a sitting duck. Not so long ago, as far as most of the rest of the world was concerned, it was almost a closed, mysterious, society. Now it is wide open. The bad is there for all to see. And this has allowed an open season ...

  2. Grey areas on the greens

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Noel Prentice noel.prentice@scmp.com Beijing's crackdown on golf courses will uphold villagers' rights, protect the environment and regulate the industry, developers and course architects say. The 'golf moratorium audit' is sweeping the mainland, shutting down courses, claiming tournaments and creating an air of trepidation in the industry. Like everything ...

  3. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    The indebted consumer's guide to growth in China

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... to the country's annualised growth rate in the second quarter. There is of course a problem with this credit-driven growth model. To maintain a constant rate of economic growth, credit growth has ... Tom Holland Growth rate of increase in loans key to fuelling country's economic pace but the credit-driven model is clearly not sustainable The indebted consumer's guide ...

  4. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... vitally important to China's interests, which I strongly believe to be the case. Education becomes a means of learning much more... when one studies in another land The US is, of course ... President Xi Jinping's daughter, who is believed to be studying at Harvard, goes home to visit her parents, of course she will tell them what she saw, felt and understood about the US. Maybe ...

  5. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Commodity bears should look again at China's credit growth

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... at China's credit growth There's been a lot of chatter over the past couple of weeks that the 10-year-old "super-cycle" in commodities may have peaked and that prices are now set ... is powered by a combination of investment and speculation. And both are driven by credit. When credit is freely available, local governments and state-backed companies embark on orgies ...

  6. Taking the game to the masses 'a massive challenge' in China

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... before China can take the game to the masses and produce champions. 'Somewhere along the line we have lost sight of the soul of the game. Where you play, on whose course you play and who ... up we didn't think about the golf course. We played on a track that barely resembled today's courses. Now the facility has overshadowed the game. 'What's happened ...

  7. Higher credit risks loom for China firms

    Posted May 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com Mainland developers are facing higher credit risks with their short-term debt surging significantly amid weaker liquidity, according to rating companies, ... it was unlikely Beijing would ease its monetary controls on property sales and bank credit before April next year, when the country's leadership will change. He expected mainland developers to face ...

  8. Historians on mainland give credit to KMT

    Posted Sep 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Beijing has published its full version of the history of the Republic of China, recognising the role of Chiang Kai-shek in fighting the Japanese in the second world war. Analysts on the mainland and Taiwan said the book wo ...

  9. Credit dries up for China firms

    Posted Jul 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... But the privately owned firms that operate outside of the state-run financial system are getting credit crunched. Entrepreneur-run businesses, which lack government shareholders, have been hit ... state-owned banks have been ordered by the government to severely curtail their lending. They are already at risk of getting choked with bad debts after extending too much credit to unviable economic ...

  10. Valentine's Day date is unlikely to alter the Sino-US collision course

    Posted Feb 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... personal chemistry and understand that they must take their countries away from their impending collision course. And then pray that Americans are wise enough not to elect a Republican as president ... of a plot to encircle China and the opening shots of a new cold war. All this means China and the US are on a potential collision course, even without Beijing joining Russia in a veto to prevent UN ...




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