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  1. US makes China one of its four top targets for spying

    Posted Sep 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Greg Torode and Stephen Chen in Beijing The US has listed China as one of the key targets for espionage for the next four years, a significant shift by the Obama administration and one ... at the centre of growing US concerns over threats in cyberspace, noting that it is 'very aggressive in the cyber-world'. The four nations listed are able to challenge the US through military, ...

  2. Cyber-dissident may soon taste freedom

    Posted Nov 13th 2003, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... Nailene Chou Wiest in Beijing Liu Di, a young cyber-dissident detained on sedition charges a year ago, could be released soon, according to family members and other sources in Beijing. ... But from the perspective of the authorities, setting her free has its downside especially after the crackdown on cyber dissidents was stepped up, sources in Beijing said. Du Daobin, a liberal ...

  3. Troubling whiff in WikiLeaks crackdown

    Posted Dec 19th 2010, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring The WikiLeaks affair says a lot that is good about the United States and the conduct of its diplomacy. But US reaction to the release of so much internal correspondence has also been a worrying reminder of how the power of the state can be ...

  4. Obama and Hu's defining moment

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... have protested about China's alleged cyber-sabotage; against forcing companies to transfer high technology to their Chinese partners; that Beijing is controlling exports of rare earths with damage to Japanese and US hi-tech companies; and about alleged Chinese industrial espionage. Leading US officials have recently toned down their rhetoric. US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner ...

  5. Yuan policy key to recovery, Wen says

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... international investors,' he said. Wen declined to respond to a question on Google's threat to pull out of the mainland over censorship and alleged cyber-attacks, and he did not address concerns about China's detention last year of four executives from Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto who are charged with commercial espionage. But he pledged China would stick ...

  6. Spies? Who, us?

    Posted May 20th 2009, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching When one government leader was told of the arrest of two of his citizens by a neighbouring country for espionage, he reportedly said: 'This is no surprise. We do it. ... involved in espionage in the United States, his answer was that the charges had been 'totally made up'. The charges involved a retired air force officer, Lieutenant Colonel James Wilbur ...

  7. It's just a smear campaign, say mainland experts

    Posted Aug 18th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... years,' Shi said. Xinhua said allegations that the PLA had used hacking and cyber-attacks to steal information from other governments' computer systems were groundless. Xinhua said it was just an excuse for the Pentagon to get more resources for its own cyberwar force. 'It's not true that the US is facing cyber-threats from China... China is facing increasingly serious ...

  8. Travelling a bumpy road

    Posted Aug 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with a call to investigate cyber-attacks Jan 30 The Pentagon proposes US$6.4 billion arms sale to Taiwan. Beijing announces retaliatory moves Feb 18 Obama hosts the Dalai Lama, drawing angry reaction ...

  9. Moderation needed in Sino-US war of words

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

    ... for commercial, diplomatic and military advantage. This is especially true for China and the US, which have much to gain from having the upper hand. But the golden rule of espionage is not to get caught. ...

  10. Scientist called on to ready Beijing for terror gas attack

    Posted Mar 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and research. For a very long time, our security work has been centred on crime prevention, mass incidents [protests] or counter-espionage work. Very few people thought about the possibility ...




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