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  1. News - China - DEFENCE

    The day China entered the nuclear age

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 04:12am by Minnie Chan

    ... and an important symbol of China's long-term goal of becoming a powerful nation," Holslag said. The cost of the programme was about 2.8 billion yuan- about double what the Korean war cost ... analysts said they believed China would abide by the treaty. "[China] now mostly tries to increase the accuracy and survivability of its nuclear weapons," Holslag said. "A nuclear ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Paintings banned in Myanmar to go on show

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 10:46am by Kylie Knott

    ... extensively on the art of Myanmar. Like Holliday, a professor in political science at the University of Hong Kong, Carlson has a special interest in Myanmar affairs. "A lot of the work was kept ... relate to. "Despite censorship, artists in Burma never stopped asking important questions about the future of their nation. We think this is a message that will resonate with Hong Kong ...

  3. Business - Money - STOCKS

    Through-train stock scheme likely to see slow start amid Occupy unrest

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 04:10am by Enoch Yiu

    ... of stocks listed in Hong Kong and Shanghai under a total quota of 550 billion yuan (HK$694 billion). International or Hong Kong investors will be able to trade up to 13 billion yuan ... A and H shares was important for arbitrage players but investors might also choose to invest in the through train due to the internationalisation of yuan. "I think the Shanghai-Hong Kong connect ...

  4. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai police arrest 'second most important' protest figure

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 10:46pm by AP

    ... of Special Investigation's director-general Tharit Pengdit. He described Sonthiyarn as "a chief of staff" for the movement and "second most important figure" after protest ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books

    Celebrating the centenary of poet Dylan Thomas' birth

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by Gary Jones

    ... oeuvre in Chinese. Professor Wu Fusheng has now translated 25 important and representative pieces of Thomas' work. A book is scheduled for release in 2015. "Personally, I like Dylan ... has the closing lines of Thomas' poem Fern Hill tattooed on an arm ("A 60th birthday present from my wife," he says). The self-styled "The Dylan Thomas Guy", Towns has ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books

    Book review: Us, by David Nicholls

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by James Kidd

    ... male readers can admire and female readers fall in love with. Douglas is pedantic, smug, self-satisfied, boring and, most importantly, self-deluded. The very reasonableness of his tone is his, ... suddenly sees that Albie could have produced his own coming-of-age narrative: his son is "a little pretentious and irresponsible", but also "charismatic, complex ...

  7. News - World - FRANCE

    French culture minister blasts vandalism of 'sex toy' sculpture

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:13am by AGENCIES

    ... Pellerin blasted the vandalism, calling it "a serious attack on the principle of artistic freedom" as did the city's mayor Anne Hidalgo. "Paris will not succumb to the threats ...

  8. News - World

    Will Ebola be on your wish list? This company hopes so

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:13am by Reuters

    ... half a pretzel. "You do not want to get Ebola," warns the website. "A short incubation period of 2 to 21 days presages symptoms which include fever, aches, sore throat, ...

  9. Business - Commodities - MACROSCOPE

    China commodity imports send warning signals

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 04:42am by Reuters

    ... Clyde Russell The impact of the country's trade in refined products is becoming increasingly important as the trend is now towards rising net exports Mainland commodity imports are sending warning signals If you tried to distil the mainland's commodity imports for last month into a single word, that word may be cautious. Crude oil imports rose 6 per cent from July, ...

  10. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Wang Qishan's most important mission to date: dousing the flames of corruption

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 07:21am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... officials who did more harm, he said. More interestingly, at a time when the authorities are tightening controls over the media, Wang praised the important role of the media and the efforts ...




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