• Wednesday
  • September 17, 2014
  • Last updated: 2:07am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 41 - 50 of 1115 for cppcc

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - China

    English-language studies 'destructive' to China's education, says CPPCC deputy

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 12:05pm by Chris Luo

    ... case, Zhang continued, despite their efforts, Chinese students may be mastering useless "mute English", referring to poor oral language skills. The CPPCC deputy cited a 2010 survey ...

  2. News - China - POLITICS

    Allies, aides and kin of former political leaders join CPPCC presidium

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), whose annual session kicked off yesterday afternoon in Beijing. That sparked speculation that they would become standing members of the nation's top political advisory body. Among the CPPCC's 323 presidium members are Lieutenant General Nian Fuchun, an assistant to the director of the army's General Political Department, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Well-known businessman's luxury home robbed as family has dinner

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 03:10am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) since the mid-1990s. He is now a member of the 12th national committee of the CPPCC and a standing committee member of the 11th Guangdong provincial committee of the CPPCC. Ng was criticised last year after he slammed Hong Kong people for rejecting mainland visitors. In a Guangdong provincial committee meeting ...

  4. News - China

    Netizens mock Jackie Chan’s appointment to CPPCC

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 10:54am by Peony Lui

    ... Peony Lui Hong Kong action star Jackie Chan’s recent appointment to Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), Beijing’s top advisory body, has generated a frenzy ... never cared about politics, but they have become so enthusiastic about CPPCC lately because of all these Hong Kong movie stars – Jackie Chan, Stephen Chow, etc. 东篱石: What’s ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Leave room for debate, moderates urge Beijing

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:00am by Peter So, Gary Cheung, Joyce Ng

    ... secession and subversion, although an attempt to pass such a law in 2003 was scrapped after a half-million-strong protest. Tang, a member of the CPPCC Standing Committee, said next week's ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Seeds of change in NPC and CPPCC

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 12:00am by ISABEL HILTON

    ... of public anger, it offers a platform for citizens' concerns to be raised. For China's increasingly sophisticated civil society, the NPC and CPPCC do present a rare opportunity ... of such proposals from green organisations. The presence in the NPC and CPPCC of some people with a well-grounded understanding of the environmental crisis gives non-governmental organisations at worst ...

  7. News - China - Hurun Global Rich List

    83 Chinese billionaires members of NPC and CPPCC: Hurun

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Congress or the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference are US dollar billionaires, a private research consultancy says, making the annual NPC and CPPCC sessions under way in Beijing the biggest gathering of billionaires anywhere in the world. Thirty-one are NPC deputies with the rest CPPCC delegates, including 10 from Hong Kong, according to the new Hurun Global Rich ...

  8. News - China

    Party veterans' offspring make up 1pc of CPPCC

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... interviews. When the annual session of the CPPCC opened in Beijing, Deng appeared bored and played with her spectacles case. When Zhu was asked to comment on disgraced former Chongqing party chief Bo ... if there is no thought re-education." CPPCC delegates who are the children of former liberal state leaders include Lieutenant General Xu Xiaoyan, the son of Marshal Xu Xiangqian, Wan Jifei, the son ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Donald Tsang declines CPPCC invitation because of graft inquiry

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT, LO WEI

    ... Joshua But and Lo Wei Tsang declines CPPCC over graft investigation Former chief executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said he was invited to join the nation's top political advisory body, ... whether I intended to participate in the work of the new session of the CPPCC," he said. "I considered the proposition thoroughly and subsequently replied that it would be inappropriate ...

  10. News - China

    Hawkish PLA leader Luo Yan out of CPPCC for his outspoken views

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Conference (CPPCC) because he was too outspoken," a military source said, adding that the upper-level leadership had selected someone else from the PLA to replace him. "The new CPPCC ... negotiation". "It was because all CPPCC members were selected under political negotiation," Luo said when asked if he had asked to drop out of the CPPCC. Another source said Luo's age ...




SCMP.com Account