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  1. Enemy of the state

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am

    ... Choephel said by phone from the United States, where he now lives. 'China controls the climate of Tibetan people's life. Sometime it's cold, sometimes it's hot, sometime ... studied hard in India and got a good education.' Lhamo Tso has four children: the eldest, her 16-year-old son, is from her first husband. With Dhondup Wangchen she has a boy, 12-year-old ...

  2. Beijing facing pressure over aid to rogue states

    Posted Jul 29th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing The United States is pressing China to observe international protocols in its financial help to developing countries like Sudan, according to diplomatic sources. ... trust and understanding. 'Through the dialogue, China and the United States can exchange information, clear misgivings and boost bilateral ties,' he said. International organisations ...

  3. United front is best path of persuasion on Iran

    Posted Jun 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the United States and the UN Security Council. Instead he appeared at the World Expo to smooth over Tehran's initial anger at Beijing's failure to use its power of veto to block fresh ... Iran's President Mahmood Ahmadinejad went to Shanghai last week to praise China, not to pour scorn on it for backing the latest round of United Nations sanctions on his country. He ...

  4. State fund urges Washington to ease curbs

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Investment Corp has urged Washington to relax scrutiny of mainland government entities investing in the United States to speed up deals that will help create jobs for Americans. Lou Jiwei, the chairman of the mainland's sovereign fund with assets of close to US$300 billion, told the Asian Financial Forum that the fund recently struck a deal to buy a minority ...

  5. Top adviser urges state to stay out of rights row with US

    Posted Mar 07th 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing The State Council should stop issuing an annual report on the United States' human rights situation in retaliation for Washington's criticism ... first reports on human rights in the United States were issued by the society before the National People's Congress's Foreign Affairs Committee took over the role. Only in recent years ...

  6. Parties unite over beating of journalists

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said he had 'reflected the strong concerns' expressed by the Hong Kong media over the incident to the State Council's Hong Kong and Macau ...

  7. Obama likely to set minds at rest in Asia

    Posted Jan 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a habit of being pragmatic on this score, too). News of the first major appointments by his new secretary of state, former first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, is also putting some minds at rest. Clinton-era Pentagon official Kurt Campbell is slated to replace Christopher Hill as assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs - the State Department's key official ...

  8. What now for church and state?

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

    ... stand on the war in Iraq. Evangelical Christians are in no doubt, though- it was religion. Lawyer Jay Sekulow, a well-known figure on Christian radio in the United States, told the Sunday ... trend. Rob Boston, spokesman for Americans United for Separation of Church and State, said taxpayer funding of religion was a major concern. The US Constitution says there should be a wall ...

  9. Beijing's maritime goals create waves for Washington

    Posted Mar 08th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the East Lamma channel have been conspicuous by their absence. Unusually, the United States did not seek Beijing's permission for even a single visit, even though two carrier strike groups ... analyst Babbage notes that regional security planners are 'reluctantly asking whether the United States will rise to the challenge'. 'Generally in closed-door discussions, ...

  10. Hermit state open for business

    Posted Apr 10th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... of the biggest obstacles originate abroad. The main issue cited is the political conflict between Washington and Pyongyang, with the United States prohibiting exports of 'dual use' technologies ... for the adventurous. Take North Korea. Since 2002 the Stalinist state has been quietly building a market economy- but with the world focused on its nuclear arms and human rights, the handful of foreign ...




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