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  1. Deng's daughter says exit wouldn't mean policy failure

    Posted Mar 04th 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing A daughter of Deng Xiaoping yesterday dismissed suggestions that the possible early departure of Tung Chee-hwa would mean the failure of the 'one country, two systems' policy initiated by her father. Deng Nan defended Mr Tung's performance, saying that he should not take the blame for what had been happening in the city, including the two massive ...

  2. Epic rivals whose battle shaped China

    Posted Dec 01st 2008, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... Ting Shi Chen Yun feared that Deng Xiaoping was taking the nation too far, too fast There was once a joke among sinologists that the key to China's future was whether gung-ho economic reformist leader Deng Xiaoping would outlive his conservative rival Chen Yun. In April 1995, Chen died at the age of 90, and Deng two years later, at 92, winning the apparent battle. Today, China ...

  3. Still a way to go to fulfil Deng's vision

    Posted Aug 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anyone searching for Deng Xiaoping's legacy need only take a quick look at today's China. They would find evidence of it everywhere. The soaring skyscrapers of Shenzhen, ... that Deng shied away from personality cults of the Mao Zedong kind. And what of Hong Kong? It was close to Deng Xiaoping's heart, central to his dream of reunifying China. It is a pity he did ...

  4. Legco president stirs Deng controversy

    Posted Apr 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said Deng Xiaoping, who made the decision to suppress the 1989 student movement, had made important contributions to China's modernisation and Hong Kong's 'one country, two ... targeting Deng Xiaoping, is that full accountability?' he asked. 'To modern China nowadays, is Deng Xiaoping the people's leader or the people's enemy?' Referring to Mao ...

  5. Wrong route

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chang Ping To mark the 20th anniversary of Deng Xiaoping's southern tour, both Xinhua and the People's Daily published commentaries to push for reforms. Xinhua said if China ... Xinhua journalist Yang Jisheng said Deng's landmark speeches in the south cemented the Chinese development model, which more precisely should be called the Deng Xiaoping model. What kind ...

  6. A voice in the wilderness

    Posted Jan 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Oliver Chou

    ... experts. Wen's repeated calls, they said, revealed the urgency felt in some quarters for long-overdue political reform- first advocated by the late Deng Xiaoping as early as 1980 but which ... out Deng Xiaoping's will by pushing political reform. 'By making those remarks, Wen was in essence saying: 'Not that I don't want it, I just can't' (do it),' ...

  7. 'China threat' hangs on a phrase

    Posted Oct 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... crackdown. It was against this backdrop that then-paramount-leader Deng Xiaoping touted the idea of taoguang yanghui as the guiding principle in China's foreign and security affairs. The phrase- ... and modest while seeking to improve oneself- and that was closer to Deng's thinking. 'From my understanding of Deng Xiaoping's original words, he meant we shouldn't be in a hurry ...

  8. China's 60 years of change

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... life were the two Dengs- the petite Taiwanese singer Teresa Teng Li-chun and the diminutive Deng Xiaoping. (Their surnames are the same in Chinese characters.) Like millions of young ... childhood. I was largely oblivious to the tumultuous changes- the atrocities of the Cultural Revolution, the death of Lin Biao in 1971, the death of Mao Zedong in 1976 and the third comeback of Deng ...

  9. The darker side of the Chinese 'miracle'

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Jerome Cohen

    ... The progressive decade initiated by Deng Xiaoping's 'open policy' in late 1978 was marred by periodic 'strike hard' campaigns and attacks on 'bourgeois liberals', culminating in the June 4, 1989 Tiananmen slaughter that brought a remarkable era to a tragic close. Fortunately, Deng sought to compensate for that political disaster in the early 1990s by liberating ...

  10. Defining patriotism

    Posted Feb 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kong'', February 11), he ought to know the precise definition. The dictionary says it is someone who vigorously supports his country, allowing for the possibility of one adopting a country. Deng Xiaoping, however, used the term 'race', not 'country', which the dictionary relates to 'ancestry' and cannot be changed. This raises the question of expatriates. Can ...




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