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  1. Bo skips chance to tout success in war on crime

    Posted Feb 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... information from the State Department regarding Mr Wang's request for asylum, as well as the status of his condition and his current whereabouts.' Ros-Lehtinen demanded that the Democratic ...

  2. Intense power struggle going on behind the sound bites

    Posted Mar 12th 2011, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... On the political front, it can mean zero tolerance for any call for democratic reform. On the economic front, it can mean the forceful implementation of the subsidised home scheme and a clampdown ...

  3. Pan-democrats' hopeful quest for Beijing's ear

    Posted Mar 09th 2010, 12:00am by Joseph Cheng

    ... pan-democrats- want to achieve by establishing a dialogue with Beijing? If it wants to explain its position to the mainland officials responsible for Hong Kong affairs, the latter already have a highly ... the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong. The team under Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has also said it would maintain a distinction between those close to, ...

  4. News - China

    China Digest

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... GUANGDONG Luxury spending falls Consumption of luxury goods in Guangzhou has been declining since February due to an economic slowdown, according to officials with the provincial chamber of commerce, the Guangzhou Daily reports. Some high-end brands have ...

  5. Delegate deadline a hard ask for Beijing

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Beijing said yesterday the city's party congress would be held from June 29 to July 3, but analysts said the later-than-usual start suggested that preparations for the upcoming national congress of the Commun ...

  6. Manufacturing shrinks, with PMI at 7-month low

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com The country's manufacturing activity further deteriorated this month, prompting analysts to believe the government will launch stimulatory measures, such as fast-tracking investment projects. The HSBC Flash China Man ...

  7. Bo Xilai and his white elephants

    Posted Aug 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li in Chongqing sandy.li@scmp.com Liao Bigang long dreamed of moving out of his 700 yuan (HK$858) a month shack in one of the slums of inner Chongqing. Every day he feared for the health and safety of his six-year-old son, who was growing up in filt ...

  8. Gulf opens between residents and official media over floods

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com The news footage on Beijing Television showing Beijing party secretary Guo Jinlong having instant noodles at an emergency meeting over the deadly July 21 flood in the early hours of the following morning lasted only for abou ...

  9. Shanghai land sale flies in face of cabinet warning

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com A residential site in Shanghai sold at auction for 1.64 billion yuan (HK$2.01 billion) after a fierce bidding among 11 developers, despite a State Council warning of possible tightening in property curbs. The site was sold on We ...

  10. Heaviest rain in 6 decades causes chaos in Beijing

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com At least 37 people were killed as the heaviest downpour in six decades hit Beijing, causing chaos and sparking criticism of officials ill-prepared to deal with an emergency situation. The rainstorms, which started on ...




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