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  1. Rail ministry rallies to Hu after chief sacked

    Posted Feb 14th 2011, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... ministry's work and pledging allegiance to President Hu Jintao. At a teleconference in Beijing, Sheng Guangzu, who has just replaced Liu Zhijun as the ministry's party chief, stressed ... to the railway sector... The entire ministry should closely unite under President Hu Jintao.' Acknowledging the issue of graft, Sheng said the ministry should strengthen its resolve to fight ...

  2. Hu orders army to pitch in and help local governments in stricken areas

    Posted Mar 25th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The People's Liberation Army should be ready to help disaster relief in drought-hit western provinces, President Hu Jintao, in his capacity as the chairman of the Central Military Commission, has told the army. With drought affecting 61.3 million people in Guangxi, Chongqing, Sichuan, Guizhou and Yunnan, Hu ordered PLA garrisons to co-operate with local governments ...

  3. Top politburo members join Hu at youth league congress

    Posted Jun 11th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee President Hu Jintao yesterday opened the national congress of the Communist Youth League, whose growing status under his presidency was given a further boost: all nine members ... before. Since becoming president in 2002 Mr Hu, a former league head, has begun to fill key central and provincial government posts with league allies. One of the most eye-catching example ...

  4. Hu criticises destructive growth plans

    Posted Jan 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing Provincial officials lambasted President Hu Jintao has condemned some provinces for failing to toe Beijing's line of pursuing a 'concept of scientific development', and instead seeking short-term growth at the expense of the environment. In a recent speech to provincial governors, Mr Hu criticised local officials for focusing on short-term growth ...

  5. Web fan club treats 'Brother Hu' and 'Wen Baobao' like rock stars

    Posted Jul 24th 2008, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... There, China's cyber-savvy youth are raising President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao to the heights of rock-star fame, and heaping a whole lot of love on them. Mr Hu's supporters call themselves 'assorted rice' ('assorted' appears in Mr Hu's name and 'rice' sounds like the English word 'fan'), and Mr Wen's followers ...

  6. Eyebrows raised at Premier Wen's eulogy for Hu Yaobang

    Posted Apr 16th 2010, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... a close relationship with him after Hu was deposed in 1987. Hu Yaobang was a mentor to Wen and President Hu Jintao. The eulogy raised eyebrows because it is extremely rare for an incumbent premier ... Ng Tze-wei and Josephine Ma The People's Daily published an emotional eulogy by Premier Wen Jiabao for late party secretary Hu Yaobang yesterday on the 21st anniversary ...

  7. Hu grabs the media spotlight in first visit to quake zone

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... Ting Shi President Hu Jintao , known for his terseness and caution towards the media, grabbed the microphone from a Hong Kong television reporter yesterday to thank the city for its relief ... of the death toll leapt to 50,000. But Mr Hu, paying his first visit to the area ravaged by Monday's earthquake, was really saying much more with those words. Amid the most devastating natural ...

  8. Migration scheme on ice, but mainlanders still buying land

    Posted Sep 11th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Wealthy mainlanders continue to boost Macau's property sales, despite the popular belief that they had stopped arriving since the suspension of the city's investment migration scheme two years ago. In fact, the suspension did not affect those who, by April 3, 2007, had entered onto a waiting list for submitting applications. Thus 1,429 cases were approved ...

  9. 13 injured as blaze sweeps Kwai Chung building, forcing 80 to flee

    Posted Jun 27th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Thirteen people were injured and 80 residents were forced to flee after a fire broke out in a residential building in Kwai Chung last night. Part of the Ming Tak Building on Ping Fu Path caught fire at about 9pm. The thick smoke billowing from the blaze trapped some residents in their flats. Residents fled the building in fear, some with burns to their faces and hair ...

  10. Problem gamblers reach out for help

    Posted Jan 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu More Macau residents lured into trouble by casinos are turning to rehabilitation centres Services for treating problem gamblers are growing in Macau as people gradually face up to the side effects of casinos. A long-held notion that locals are generally immune to gambling addiction has been ditched in the former Portuguese enclave, where undermanned counselling centres ...




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