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  1. HK a hotbed of espionage, says mainland official

    Posted Dec 20th 2003, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Klaudia Lee

    ... Chow Chung-yan, Gary Cheung and Klaudia Lee A senior official with the Beijing Liaison Office in Hong Kong says the city is a hotbed of foreign espionage, calling the recent arrest of one ... and is always ideal for espionage operations.' In the past, the Hong Kong police were active spy hunters, but the special branch responsible for such operations was disbanded before the handover. ...

  2. letters

    Posted Jan 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fund is more a PR exercise for tycoons Poor families can hardly cope with rising inflation, even when there are government subsidies. I think the Community Care Fund is a controversial initiative. The goal seems to be to reduce resentment against the rich ...

  3. Blurry line that makes hi-tech US trade a dangerous dance for Chinese

    Posted Mar 01st 2011, 12:00am by Kristin Jones

    ... a dark view of China's intentions in the US. In 2009, it produced a lengthy report on China's cyber and human espionage efforts, painting a picture of an increasingly sophisticated ... technology for money or in the name of ideology. China's espionage efforts depend on willing businesses like the one Wu founded, Shenzhen-based Chitron Electronics Inc, a US Congressional ...

  4. Ex-Xinhua head in HK jailed for life for spying

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chen Yu-lin, formerly a division chief of Xinhua in Hong Kong, has been sentenced to life in prison on the mainland for espionage. Chen, 53, was convicted by the Guangzhou Intermediate ... that the charges were related to espionage activities during Chen's stay in Hong Kong between 1988 and 1995. ...

  5. Taiwanese accused of recruiting novice spies

    Posted Jan 11th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao Taiwanese authorities have been accused of recruiting inexperienced spies to conduct espionage on the mainland. Referring to four recent espionage cases in Zhejiang, ... in 2002, was paid NT$450,000 while Wu was paid about NT$1.5 million for conducting espionage in Nanjing, Shanghai and Zhejiang since 1996. Quoting military sources, the newspaper said Taiwan had ...

  6. Fighting secession 'the will of the state'

    Posted Jan 11th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao, Staff Reporter

    ... issue. Meanwhile, a Xinhua report has accused Taiwanese authorities of recruiting inexperienced spies to conduct espionage on the mainland. Referring to four recent espionage cases in Zhejiang, ... paid between NT$30,000 and NT$40,000 ($7,300-$9,700) a month by Taiwanese intelligence authorities, the report said. However, by employing a large number of unprofessional people for espionage ...

  7. The trial of a former child soldier

    Posted Oct 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Who? Who is Omar Khadr? He is a Canadian-born former child soldier. Khadr was arrested by US forces in Afghanistan at age 15. He allegedly killed a US soldier in a grenade attack in 2002. What? What charges does he face? Khadr faces five serious charges. They include murder against the laws of war, helping a terrorist organisation, and espionage. When? When might he be set free? ...

  8. Xinhua spy gets life in prison on mainland

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in prison for espionage, one of his lawyers said. A Hong Kong resident and British passport holder, Chen Yu-lin, 53, was convicted by Guangzhou Intermediate People's Court yesterday morning. ... the harshest sentence for spying is execution. Mr Chen would not provide details of the charges against his client in case it jeopardised the appeal process. But he said they were related to espionage ...

  9. Jailings for endangering state security up 20pc

    Posted Jul 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... authorities taking a much harder line against critics,' Rosenzweig said. Endangering state security is a blanket charge that includes everything from espionage, inciting subversion of state power ...


    Posted Aug 28th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo 'The defendant lost his right arm but it did not prevent him from committing burglary' District Court judge Chua Fi-lan as she sentenced one-armed career burglar Ling Kwok-ching, 44, to 21 months in jail 'I think a tease is more seductive' Eberhard Schoneburg, chief executive officer of Hong Kong-based Artificial Life, explaining why cyber ...




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