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  1. Economy faces testing times, official says

    Posted Oct 29th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... economy was at a critical stage of shifting from stimulus- and policy-driven growth to self-sustaining growth. However, Zhu, who is also the ministry's chief engineer, told a briefing ... the mainland economy faced a tougher and more complex external environment. The mainland's trade surplus shrank in September as exports and imports slowed sharply, official data showed yesterday, ...

  2. Japan must find voice to match its clout

    Posted Sep 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Japan's new prime minister, Yukio Hatoyama, and his centre-left Democratic Party represent change. That was their election campaign pledge; it was why voters last month ended more ... the bureaucracy and big business. They should also push for their nation to gain the international voice that it so plainly lacks. The country has the world's second-largest economy, an unparalleled ...

  3. Comment - Blogs

    Second rush on diplomatic vehicle this month raises questions

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 09:03am by John Kennedy

    ... commercial interests ahead of their country’s. China US Focus--  Tung Chee Hwa’s Interview with CNN on Party Congress and US’s role in Sino-Japan Rift   Interviewer: Ms. Christiane Amanpour, CNN Host ... criticizing China’s severe human rights violations. Isidor's Fugue--  Being Nice Enough and Brainwashing: Two Chinese Responses About a Japanese Mother and Anti-Japan Protests in China    I know ...

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    China's quest for talent

    Posted Sep 15th 2012, 12:00am by XU LIYAN, QIU JING

    ... Xu Liyan and Qiu Jing Xu Liyan and Qiu Jing say Beijing is charging ahead with an ambitious plan to nurture talent to meet recruitment shortfalls and help transform its economy ... By February, 214 experts from countries like the US and Japan had applied. China is making significant strides towards nurturing its talent base. Not just China, but the entire world will benefit from ...

  5. Beijing warned of property crash like Japan's

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... skyrocketing. But the real estate market in Japan nose-dived from 1990, dragging the country's economy into a period of stagnation that lasted more than 10 years. Mr Xue said a housing bubble ... in Japan because Beijing has not gone far enough in reining in the overheated market, a top central government think-tank has warned. The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences urged the central ...

  6. A chance to strengthen Sino-Japanese ties

    Posted Dec 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in relations with such a visit 14 months ago. Nor are any of the thorny issues hampering full ties with Japan likely to be publicly discussed; domestic issues on both sides dictate that the talks ... leader to visit Japan since the second world war and, in a groundbreaking gesture of goodwill by both nations, addressed the Japanese parliament. The four-day visit by Mr Fukuda moves the process ...

  7. News - China

    Beijing cuts access to documents 'that support Japan's claim to Diaoyus'

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo 'Access cut to Diaoyus archive' Japan's Jiji Press news agency says the Chinese Foreign Ministry has been "strictly limiting" access to its ... the 10-page document was a draft outline on territorial disputes to be used as the basis of a peace treaty with Japan that was produced by the Chinese government in May 1950. Throughout the document, ...

  8. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Beijing to survey disputed Diaoyus to 'safeguard maritime interests'

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... by the National Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation, came as China warned that any attempts by Japan to "encircle" China were doomed to fail. The survey of the island chain, known in Japan as the Senkaku Islands, is part of a programme to map China's territorial islands and reefs, Xinhua reported yesterday, citing a statement from the agency, without giving ...

  9. Bid to boost spending as storm clouds gather over the economy

    Posted Jan 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ed Zhang As the global economy becomes more volatile, China has to rely more on its own consumers to sustain growth. Few economists in Beijing dispute that line of thinking, but questions ... Another 1.58 trillion yuan was contributed by Jiangsu province, the mainland's second largest economy, while retail sales in the municipality of Beijing totalled 690 billion yuan, ...

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    Japan, N Korea in Beijing for landmark talks

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 10:27am

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing North Korea and Japan this week hold their first direct talks in four years with attention focused on whether they can  show progress in overcoming ... geographically convenient venue of China’s capital. For Japan, North Korea’s past abductions of its citizens, sabre-rattling  ballistic missile tests over Japanese territory and underground nuclear  ...




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