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  1. News - World

    Former British foreign secretary David Miliband quits UK politics

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London David Miliband, the brother of the Labour Party leader, to head global aid organisation Ex-foreign secretary quits UK politics Former UK foreign secretary David ... district in South Shields, northeast England, rather than on his brother's parliamentary team, David Miliband wrote on his website yesterday. "I felt this gave Ed the space ...

  2. Events

    Posted Feb 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast with David Miliband, Britain's Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs. Island Shangri-La. ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Brother of British Labour leader to step down as MP

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 10:25am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London British lawmaker David Miliband, who lost the 2010 battle for the leadership of the opposition Labour party to his younger brother Ed, is to stand down as an MP, it was reported on Monday. David Miliband, who was foreign secretary in Gordon Brown’s government, quit front-line politics after his bruising defeat. He will now leave his post ...

  4. UK minister refuses to be drawn into debate on suffrage with pan-democrats

    Posted Feb 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong British Foreign Secretary David Miliband yesterday disappointed pan-democrats who bemoaned a missed opportunity when he refused to publicly define universal suffrage. ... models will grant greater nominating or voting rights to vested interests and therefore fall short of real democracy. Mr Miliband, on a five-day trip to China, refused to answer definitively when ...

  5. Events

    Posted Feb 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Monday, February 25: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast with David Miliband, Britain's Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs. Island Shangri-La. Wednesday, February 27: American Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Coping with a different recession'. Conrad Hong Kong. French Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Processing trade in China: Chinese ...

  6. HK's democratic reform raised at talks

    Posted Jan 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Standing Committee ruled out full elections in 2012, but allowed universal suffrage for the chief executive in 2017. British Foreign Secretary David Miliband said the date was 'a ...

  7. Political Animal

    Posted Feb 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Spreading democracy here, too? Hong Kong will have its first encounter with the new face of British foreign policy later this month with a visit by Foreign Secretary David Miliband, an avowed advocate for spreading democracy in the world. Mr Miliband, at 42 Britain's youngest foreign secretary in 30 years, makes his visit at a time of heated debate over the preferred model ...

  8. Let's recognise Britain's part in transforming the 'barren rock'

    Posted Feb 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Britain's foreign minister, David Miliband, will give a briefing in Hong Kong today on the relationship between Britain and China, with particular reference to Hong Kong. Many of my ... Kong's protected special arrangements, until the expiry of that mandate in 2047. Mr Miliband will probably comment on these matters while in Hong Kong. Some are likely to complain if he says ...

  9. News - World - POLITICS

    Miliband to face questions over his leadership at Labour Party conference

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... and then minister in Labour governments, and part comes from the residue of his extraordinary decision to run for the leadership against his older brother, David Miliband, who was a more senior figure, having been foreign secretary. The younger Miliband won narrowly with the help of trade union votes. David Miliband had come out ahead among Labour lawmakers and party members. Since then, Ed ...

  10. Beijing, Delhi seen as stabilising forces

    Posted Feb 27th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove British Foreign Secretary David Miliband said yesterday that the emerging superpowers of China and India could play a stabilising role in the region. He specifically urged Beijing to resume dialogue with Taiwan after its presidential election next month. Speaking on the first stop of his mainland tour, Mr Miliband noted a shift in power from west to east ...




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