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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TAIPEI BRIEFING

    Ma Ying-jeou's hopes are likely nothing more than wishful thinking

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 04:46am by Lawrence Chung

    ... breakthrough in cross-strait relations. As the first high-level government-to-government talks since the People's Republic of China was created in 1949, they attracted much attention both at home ... Lawrence Chung Recent talks may have lulled Taiwan president into believing Beijing is closer to accepting the island's sovereignty, but reality is far from that Ma's hopes ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    A blow for Hong Kong, a lost opportunity for China's democratic progress

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 11:17am by STEPHEN YOUNG

    ... to govern, further heighten suspicions in Taiwan that Beijing cannot be trusted and signal to citizens of the People's Republic that their aspirations toward a real voice in governance ... proper that their own aspirations have no place in President Xi Jinping's game plan as long as he is in power. The National People's Congress Standing Committee decision will no doubt ...

  3. Comment - Blogs

    Second rush on diplomatic vehicle this month raises questions

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

    ... Philippine Sea dispute. Ministry of Foreign Affairs-- POSITION PAPER OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA AT THE 67th SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY   Due to different national ... John Kennedy Artist Ai Weiwei yesterday posted on YouTube video of US Ambassador to China Gary Locke's car being swarmed by anti-Japanese protesters. Beijing has said ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    More power to the people's congresses

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:09am by Hu Shuli

    ... Hu Shuli Hu Shuli says strengthening the role of the people's congresses at all levels of decision-making should be top priority for political reform China must make its legislatures fit for a people's republic of the 21st century This year's meetings of the National People's Congress and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference ...

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    Now that Taiwanese can petition Beijing, why not Hongkongers?

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 12:13pm by Frank Ching

    ... with grievances don't get to Beijing. Two weeks ago, the Chinese government expanded its petitioning network to include Taiwan, which Beijing claims as its territory but which the People's ... people from around the country could seek justice by travelling to the capital and lodging a petition. In today's China, the system continues, with the State Bureau for Letters and Calls ...

  6. News - China

    'Why Hong Kong?' Chinese wonder if Snowden is in wrong place

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:33pm by Amy Li

    ... for freedom in spite of the People's Republic of China." “Isn’t government monitoring a norm?” a Chinese microblogger commented on Weibo. “Doesn’t our government do that daily?” Sina Weibo ... why he had fled to a Chinese city in the first place. Comments came after Chinese media reports unanimously failed to offer an explanation for Snowden's decision to hide in Hong Kong.  ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How Hong Kong can help to further cross-strait relations

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 12:00am by SONNY LO

    ... and Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwan's president. However, a number of obstacles would first need to be cleared. First, the People's Republic asserts that it is the sole and legitimate government ... finance ministers' meeting will be held in Hong Kong as China plays host. The gathering presents a golden opportunity for a breakthrough in Beijing-Taipei relations and Hong Kong can play ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... by the increasing influence of the Chinese government. Neil Taylor- This whole fuss is Beijing propaganda. There's nothing new in people flying the old flag- they've been flown at every July 1 rally since the handover. People also fly the Republic of China flag, but that doesn't mean they want HK to be ruled by Taiwan.   On the country's new leadership: Winnie Wong- Xi ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Egypt's Mohammed Mursi makes smart move to woo China first

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... relations since 1956, when Egypt became the first country in the African and Arab worlds to recognise the People's Republic of China. But Mursi's focus is not only on China; by also ... SCMP Editorial Egypt plays the China card first Revolutions change political landscapes, and they also can alter foreign policy. Egypt's president, Mohammed Mursi, making his first ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    A reality check for the China Dream

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 12:00am by WINSTON MOK

    ... half a century leading to the founding of the People's Republic, there were periods of high idealism. At the turn of the 20th century, China';s youth threw their lives at reform and revolution. In the 1919 May Fourth Movement, they embraced science and democracy as the foundations to strengthen China. At the founding of the People's Republic, many elite gave up better ...




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