• Sunday
  • September 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:59pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 31 for darwin chen

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - China - SOCIETY

    Chasing riches led China down the path of corruption, say party elders' children

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:08am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Party elders' children put its graft woes down to decades of blindly pursuing economic growth 'Princelings' blame pursuit of riches for corruption The all-out pursuit of wealth and economic growth, and empty moral slogans, are to blame for rampant corruption in the Communist Party, children of several party elders have said. ...

  2. News - China - SOCIETY

    Uygur-Han Chinese couples offered 10,000 yuan a year to marry in Xinjiang county

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 06:16pm by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com No takers so far for largely Uygur area's cash rewards for inter-ethnic weddings to promote integration; academic doubts they will work Xinjiang county pays mixed marriage perks A county in the restive Xinjiang region has introduced a package of perks and cash rewards to encourage people from ethnic minorities to marry members of the Han ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    'Write pension policy for the sake of the people'

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... of the people". Full-time mother Chen Yiping is one of the city's many housewives who are excluded from most retirement protection and social benefit plans. "If it meant a bigger contribution from my husband's monthly income, I'm not sure we could afford it," said Chen, 45. She takes care of her two young sons while her husband works in Chinese restaurants on casual ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Group's quest to find the gems amid murky waters of mainland charities

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 03:14am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... the number of donors to dwindle to drastically low levels. Wacky billionaire Chen Guangbiao's recent "charity show" in the United States, where he offered 1,000 poor Americans free ... adopting the model, she hopes it can gradually change Chinese people's traditional, Chen Guangbiao-style idea about "gaining face" through philanthropy. "We also emphasise ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Hongkongers facing an era of change as mainland reforms pick up steam

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 03:10am by Oliver Chou

    ... with developments across the border, a top academic from the mainland says. The difference between both sides was a result of their systems, Chen Pingyuan, a professor in Chinese at Peking University, said. ... the 1990s, which over time will reduce the role of Hong Kong," Chen, 60, said. "But declining does not mean failing." Chen, who as chair professor has been teaching at the Chinese ...

  6. News - China - SOCIETY

    Sounds like a solution? New loudspeaker invented to ease noise from elderly's public dances

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 12:36pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Special loudspeaker developed that may allow waltzing in public without noise complaints Outdoor dancers take heat for 'loud music' To reduce any disturbance caused by loud music played by older residents who congregate outdoors to dance, researchers at Shanghai's Fudan University have developed a speaker system that can ...

  7. News - China - SOCIETY

    Democratisation of China inevitable, blind activist Chen Guangcheng says

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by Verna Yu, Lawrence Chung

    ... Verna Yu in Taipei verna.yu@scmp.com Blind activist Chen Guangcheng says the weight of demands from ordinary mainlanders for rights will become an irresistible force Democratisation ... activist Chen Guangcheng said yesterday. "The sense of crisis is felt deeply by the authorities and is making them very uncomfortable," said Chen, who sparked a diplomatic crisis last ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Few turn up for protest in Hong Kong against mainland Chinese tourists

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:45am by SAMUEL CHAN, Ernest Kao

    ... elsewhere," he said. Koyi Chen from Guangzhou said the frustrations of Hongkongers were understandable. "Admittedly some mainlanders do not behave so well, but tourists should ...

  9. News - China - SOCIETY

    Filmmaker Zhang Yimou faces 7m yuan fine over family size

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 11:46pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Filmmaker faces big fine over family size Film director Zhang Yimou might be fined more than seven million yuan (HK$8.95 million) for violating ... sons and a daughter with his current wife, Chen Ting- said he would take full responsibility for his wrongdoing. He said his parents influenced his decisions about fatherhood. "My father ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Three mainlanders arrested after latest DCHL protests

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 03:10am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Police arrest three after latest DCHL protests Police armed with anti-riot shields arrested three mainlanders, including two men who threatened to throw glass bottles of soy sauce at a multilevel-marketing firm in Causeway Bay. The arrests yesterday ended a two-day protest in which scores of mainland product distributors of Digital Crown ...




SCMP.com Account