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  1. Frozen in time

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... identifying: the annual session of the National People's Congress. The imposing Great Hall of the People, the seat of China's national parliament, has retained all its Soviet architectural ... is the one that our time traveller would find most familiar. Such a contrast between two Chinas- one totally transformed by three decades of socio-economic modernisation and one frozen in political ...

  2. News - China - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Dogs can be your friends... and your dinner: People's Daily calls for tolerance after dog-meat backlash

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 02:12pm by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com State newspaper refuses to take sides, instead calling for tolerance and more dog-meat regulation Dogs can be both man’s best friend – and his food, the Communist Party's main newspaper has said in an attempt to defuse tensions ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    People's Bank of China tool allows free flow of funds in Shanghai

    Posted May 17th 2014, 02:02am by Jeanny Yu

    ... Jeanny Yu jeanny.yu@scmp.com Shanghai programme allows free flow of capital The Shanghai office of the People's Bank of China yesterday approved a new cross-border liquidity management tool aimed at facilitating the ability of multinationals to move capital in and out of the country. Under the fresh Foreign Currency Cross-Border Treasury Centre Pilot programme, ...

  4. News - China Insider - SOCIETY

    Bill Gates urges China's richest to give to charity in People's Daily article

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 03:48pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Bill Gates has called on China’s richest to be more charitable in an article in a Communist Party newspaper, amid an ongoing effort by the world’s ... in the domain of business and even more meaningful!” Gates currently runs the US$40.2 billion Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, which has been working in China, the world’s second-largest economy, ...

  5. Six million get ready to knock on doors

    Posted Nov 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... concerns were also a cause of poor co-operation according to preliminary surveys, said Feng. 'People';s awareness about privacy is growing,' he said. 'Many have refused to accept ...

  6. Loosen one-child policy, think tank urges in party paper

    Posted Dec 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the Communist Party mouthpiece, People's Daily. 'If a married couple includes at least one one-child partner, they should be allowed to have two children,' wrote Tian Xueyuan, executive ... will have a positive effect on the issue of gender imbalance,' he wrote. The publication of Tian's article in People's Daily is significant, not only because of its status but because ...

  7. News - China

    Judge who sentenced Bo Xilai to life in jail promoted to Supreme People's Court

    Posted May 21st 2014, 05:54pm by Zhang Hong

    ... Zhang Hong The judge who heard the case of disgraced politician Bo Xilai has been promoted to the country’s top court, mainland media have reported. Wang Xuguang, deputy head of the Jinan Intermediate People’s Court in Shandong, will take up a position wi ...

  8. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's People's Liberation Army told to learn from Japan's 1894 victory

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 05:20am by Minnie Chan

    ... to highlight the fact that the Qing-era military faced many of the same challenges that the People's Liberation Army is struggling with now. These include nepotism, factionalism and corruption. ... countries," Ni said. In the last 18 months, tensions between China and Japan have deteriorated to a low not seen since the end of the cold war, with both sides scrambling fighter jets and launching ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China and Russia are no more than allies of convenience

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Raffaello Pantucci

    ... the huge demographic disparity between China's northeastern provinces like Heilongjiang (38 million people) and Amur Oblast on the Russian side (830,000) And, economically, Russia can also see ... that strengthens China's hand in its negotiations with Russia. Losing economic might and the potential fear of Chinese demographic pressure are fundamental concerns for Russia. And they build ...

  10. Coastal attractions

    Posted Jun 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... tours and training, and provide a focal point for the sport- Sheridan runs Surfing Hainan and Dahai runs China Surf Sanya. Annual events such as the Surfing Hainan Open help to solidify ... demographic taking holidays in Sanya- affluent Chinese- are the golf courses springing up around the island. There are 11 courses right now, most centred around Sanya, and they offer spectacular ocean ...




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