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  1. Wake me up when the real debate starts

    Posted Mar 04th 2005, 12:00am by Anthony Lawrance

    ... they are being asked to approve might not have been formulated or debated by themselves, but that does not mean they have not been debated. The anti-secession legislation, for instance, is really ... them off for eternity, the NPC and CPPCC could one day provide real forums for real public debate. Stranger things have happened. Anthony Lawrance is the Post's special projects editor ...

  2. Cab Chat

    Posted Mar 24th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Tang Siu-wing, 50, believes the riots in Tibet and other provinces will be a thorn in the side of the central government until at least the Olympic Games It is a good year for Tibetan rioters to make trouble for the central government because 20 ...

  3. Lee Teng-hui deftly handles mainland student

    Posted Jun 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... In a recent 20-minute debate with a mainland student over the status of Taiwan and the Diaoyu Islands, the pro-independence leader showed the student that an 89-year-old politician could still handle ... his name card and invited him to his foundation, which could provide more detail on Taiwan's history. Some mainland students who read about the debate commended the freedom of speech ...

  4. Battle of men and ideas for party's future

    Posted Feb 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Policy debates in Western-style democracies are often characterised as pro-business vs pro-people or pro-growth vs pro-equality. The same debate ... of the Chongqing model's socialist-leaning economic and social policies. Mainland politics is largely guided by the norms of conformity and unity, but the unusually open debate between Bo ...

  5. Guangdong chief steps up bid to trim fat

    Posted Feb 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... ideological debate with maverick Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai, his political rival. The debate has pitted Wang's more liberal 'Guangdong model' against Bo's more conservative, ...

  6. The way of the dragon

    Posted Dec 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... underlying rivalries can sometimes break out into ideological struggles, sparking open debate about various political, social and economic issues. An ideological tussle is heating up between two ... Committee. Their policy debates dwell on 'cake making' and 'cake sharing'- also known as elitist or populist policies. In public comments and campaigning, Bo says wealth ...

  7. Long may Wen fly the flag for reform

    Posted May 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... silenced. What is of no doubt, though, is that he is holding the torch of reform high and ensuring the debate continues at the uppermost political echelons. Wen should be supported in his efforts. There is no better time for such a debate to take place. The fresh crackdown on dissent sparked by Beijing's concern that the Arab world's democracy revolutions could spread to Chinese soil ...

  8. Nine 'right number for top leadership'

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... superior to the 'individual presidential system',' Hu wrote. The front-page article follows widespread reports of a debate about the ideal number of members for the committee. ...

  9. Book reveals security move after June 4 crackdown

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 1998. He retired the following month. During his tenure as parliamentary chief, the NPC slowly became a forum for limited debate on policy issues. By emphasising the need to strengthen ...

  10. 'Consensus' on two fewer seats at the top table

    Posted Jun 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang There has long been debate about what is the right number of seats on the Politburo Standing Committee, and some sources say the leadership has recently reached a consensus on reducing this from nine to seven. Cheng Li, from the Brookings Institution, said the number of seats on the committee could very well change, as the party constitution did not specify a fixed ...




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