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  1. Venturing capitalists

    Posted Feb 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to overcome for men such as Zhang Qi, a Ningbo-born businessman who arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 1986, to manage the production of pots and kitchenware in the African nation ... containers. Fifty of them carried three million pairs of shoes, and the other two were clothes and textiles. Everything came from China,' he recalls, over coffee in Kinshasa, Congo ...

  2. The 'saviour' that crashed?

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... says is unlikely to repeat the mistakes of Japan's Liberal Democratic Party. However, the Communist Party, whatever its good intentions, is locked in a dance with vested interests, so ...

  3. Tang lauds Cepa's role in economy

    Posted Jun 15th 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... told a seminar organised by the Democratic Alliance for Betterment of Hong Kong to mark the trade deal's first anniversary. He said officials would take those applications to Beijing ...

  4. Welcome to Chimerica, Mr Co-President

    Posted Nov 06th 2008, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... the moment he assumes office. Such optimism may prove misguided. With the American economy in recession and with the US Congress dominated by a Democratic Party that tends to be sceptical about ...

  5. Cross-border regulatory pact gets guarded welcome

    Posted Apr 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... and [plugging] it is a good move on the part of the agreement,' said Hong Kong Institute of Directors chairman Peter Wong Shiu-hoi. Democratic Party economic affairs spokesman Sin Chung-kai said ...

  6. Ties that blind

    Posted May 01st 2007, 12:00am by James Dorn

    ... for retaliation against China for 'cheating' on its trade commitments and for undervaluing its currency. Senator Byron Dorgan, a Democrat from North Dakota, has even introduced a bill to end ... has made in good faith. China has never agreed to float its currency, but is moving in that direction. Yet Democrat Senator Charles Schumer and Republican Senator Lindsey Graham have ...

  7. Green camouflage

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Mike Moore

    ... food, clothing, shelter and a job- are being met, and that their children will be better off, they shift their focus to environmental, social and democratic issues. Being anti-trade has become ...

  8. Fuel for Mad Hatter's tea party

    Posted Oct 07th 2004, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... than the Chinese Communist Party would dabble with democratic electoral reforms. Having surrendered so much of the consumer economy to market forces, its grip over key base industries is all ...

  9. Unravelling from the edges

    Posted Aug 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... themselves. As Beijing sloughs off the burden, its powers to interfere diminish. For advocates of free markets and democratic governance, in theory this is a good thing. But in the mainland context, ...



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