• Thursday
  • April 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 11:21pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 98 for focus

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Fashion contest the focus of 'first lady diplomacy' during Michelle Obama's China visit

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 10:38am by Li Jing

    ... in the United States, with a focus on child obesity. Jin Canrong, a professor of international studies at Renmin University, said expectations on the mainland of "first lady diplomacy" were ...

  2. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    Shadow of US risk of default hangs over summit despite Kerry reassurances

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP, Reuters, Bloomberg

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Kerry reassures leaders over US political deadlock as China takes advantage of Obama's absence by stepping up diplomatic efforts Default risk casts shadow US Secretary of State John Kerry sought to ...

  3. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    China scores in Abe row

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 04:53am by KRISTINE KWOK, Teddy Ng

    ... Kristine Kwok and Teddy Ng Beijing traded barbs with Tokyo over which is more like Harry Potter's archvillainin reaction to shrine visit but also improved ties with Seoul China scores in Abe row The jury may still be out on who is playing the role of ...

  4. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    US defence secretary Chuck Hagel's straight talking in Asia gets results

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 06:00am by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... Hagel knows the importance of exhausting diplomatic options before resorting to military action. His 10-day trip proved to be no small test of his skills and resolve to do so. The shift of focus ...

  5. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    President Xi Jinping heads to Europe to push China's diplomatic influence

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 04:59am by Teddy Ng

    ... to Europe to boost ties President Xi Jinping will use his upcoming European tour to push for a stronger global Chinese diplomatic presence following Beijing's focus on building ties with Moscow ... Xi's trip to the Netherlands, France, Germany, Belgium and the EU headquarters in the Belgian capital Brussels to highlight political and economic ties with Europe. China will not just focus ...

  6. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Set up regional crisis centre to tackle disasters, Singapore tells Asean

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 12:09pm by Agence France-Presse in Honolulu

    ... for this week’s Asean meeting – focused on improving co-operation for humanitarian assistance – has taken on new importance in the wake of missing Flight MH370. Malaysia has come under fire over its ...

  7. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Peng Liyuan named Unesco ambassador for women's education

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 01:33pm by Andrea Chen

    ... headquarters last night. The appointment will raise her profile on the international stage and renew focus on an issue the country has grappled with. Xi, accompanied by Peng and a Chinese delegation, ... by parents to cut their education short. Peng, who is already a World Health Organisation ambassador focusing on tackling HIV/Aids and tuberculosis, visited a children's hospital in Paris ...

  8. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Xi Jinping says world has nothing to fear from awakening of 'peaceful lion'

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:49pm by Teddy Ng, Andrea Chen

    ... relations at Renmin University, said China had long been focusing on economic ties with other nations, but it remained relatively weak on global security and diplomatic affairs. "China needs ...

  9. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Michelle Obama comes face-to-face with Terracotta Warriors

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:11pm by AFP

    ... The statues are a hugely popular tourist draw, attracting five million visitors last year. Since arriving in Beijing on Thursday night for a visit focusing on "soft" issues, Obama has toured ...

  10. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    First lady Michelle Obama praises civil rights movement- and tai chi- during China tour

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 05:05am by AFP

    ... have cast the trip as focused on "soft" issues such as education. She also performed tai chi with students from the Chengdu No7 High School in Chengdu in China's southwest ...




SCMP.com Account