• Sunday
  • September 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 11:10am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 12 for debate

Search results

  1. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnamese test taboo on debate over Communist Party monopoly

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... leaders asked for public comment on their plan to amend the country's constitution they did not expect to unleash an unprecedented debate on the party's monopoly on power. What ... over the Americans in a decades-long bloody war. It has ruled unified Vietnam as a one-party state since 1975. The party tightly controls public debate and routinely imprisons dissidents. Some ...

  2. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Critics target Vietnamese government in rare debate

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 05:55pm by Associated Press in Hanoi

    ... Associated Press in Hanoi Vietnam’s government has made it clear it will not tolerate criticism of one-party rule even as it asks the public for suggestions over revisions to the country’s constitution. A group of intellectuals and former officials used t ...

  3. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Rumours in Vietnam blame outside forces for deadly anti-Chinese riots

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:18pm by Satish Cheney

    ... Although the identity of the supposed masterminds remains a subject of debate, few seem willing to believe that the violence that claimed four Chinese lives and injured scores of workers erupted ...

  4. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Amnesty slams Vietnam’s worsening rights record

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 03:38pm by AFP

    ... bid for a seat on the UN Human Rights Council, as well as a domestic debate about a series of constitutional amendments, provide a key opportunity to lobby the country’s leaders to improve ...

  5. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam frees student activist in rare appeal ruling

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 08:58pm by AFP

    ... forbids all political debate. This year, at least 46 activists have been convicted on similar charges, and at least three bloggers were detained in June alone, all accused of anti-state activity. ...

  6. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam detains third blogger in weeks

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 08:21pm by Agence France-Presse in Hanoi

    ... all political debate- carries a maximum seven year jail term. Uy is the brother of computer technician Dinh Nguyen Kha, 25, who was jailed for eight years at a trial in May together ...

  7. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam arrests well-known blogger Truong Duy Nhat for criticism

    Posted May 27th 2013, 10:57am by AFP

    ... the staid official press, and Tuoi Tre said they had “attracted heated debate” online. It has not been possible to access his blog – which frequently dealt with highly sensitive political issues ...

  8. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    US, Vietnam to intensify talks despite protests

    Posted Jul 25th 2013, 12:25pm by Reuters in Washington, United States

    ... Trade Coalition and Human Rights Watch were a preview of the likely debate in Congress over the agreement. They highlighted a report by the Worker Rights Consortium, a group of university ...

  9. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam jails fish farmer for subversion

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 03:29pm by Agence France-Presse in Hanoi

    ... Party forbids political debate. Dozens of political activists have been jailed since Vietnam, a one-party state, began a new crackdown on free expression in late 2009. ...

  10. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam deports US citizen accused of 'anti-state' plot

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 10:48pm by AFP

    ... and attempting to overthrow the regime are routinely laid against peaceful dissidents in a country where the Communist Party forbids political debate. Dozens of peaceful political activists have been ...




SCMP.com Account