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  1. Pressure point

    Posted Mar 18th 2009, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... work. That may explain why there are so many illegal, violent protests on the mainland today. Another example surfaced recently. Jiang Yanyong, the doctor who exposed China's cover-up ...

  2. Jiang steals some of the limelight from Hu

    Posted Oct 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing It may have been billed as President Hu Jintao's parade, but predecessor Jiang Zemin's shadow loomed large at yesterday's show of national strength and party unity. As hundreds of millions watched the military and civilian parades on television, Jiang, 83, basked in the limelight as he stood next to Hu on the Gate of Heavenly Peace. Political ...

  3. Jiang maintains high profile with new book

    Posted Apr 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma Former president Jiang Zemin, who retired in 2004, has made his presence known again- this time by publishing a book on information technology. Public appearances of retired leaders are often read as indicators of their clout- or attempts to show their clout- in Beijing's political culture. News of Mr Jiang's book was the second major headline ...

  4. Heartbreak for Jiang as upset bid falls short

    Posted May 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Jiang Huajun came close to pulling off a major upset before succumbing in a thrilling seven-game women's singles match to defending champion Guo Yue of China at the world championships in Yokohama, Japan, yesterday. At one stage, Jiang (pictured) needed just one more game to finish off the mainlander when leading 3-2 in the last-16 tie. ...

  5. Tie and Jiang keep Bauhinia flag flying

    Posted May 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Tie Yana and Jiang Huajun are hoping for another success over Guo Yue and Li Xiaoxia of China when they meet in the women's doubles semi-final ... Ai Fukuhara and Sayaka Hirano of the hosts in the quarter-finals yesterday, while Tie and Jiang, the third seeds, overcame Singaporeans Wang Yuegu and Feng Tianwei 4-2 in another ...

  6. Top China duo down Jiang and Tie in finals

    Posted Feb 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Jiang Huajun and Tie Yana fell at the final hurdle when they were defeated in the Kuwait Open women's doubles final yesterday. The Hong Kong pair had a great run ... for the mainlanders who claimed a hard-fought victory after six games, winning 9-11, 11-9, 7-11, 11-6, 11-5, 11-3. The result was sweet revenge for world number one Zhang, who lost to Hong Kong's Jiang ...

  7. Out of Mao's Shadow

    Posted Dec 13th 2009, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... the party; and surgeon Jiang Yanyong, who spoke out about the spread of Sars in 2003. ...

  8. Hu's suit catches the eye - but not of distant crowds on shore

    Posted Apr 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... predecessor, Jiang Zemin , Mr Hu sometimes wears a plain Maoist green military uniform that has no badge or insignia to emphasise his role as supreme commander, particularly when attending important ... for the country's top man. It was worn by Deng Xiaoping before Mr Jiang and Mr Hu. But yesterday's historic moment was missed by most of those who braved the cold, waiting all day along the coast ...

  9. President orders PLA to step into economic breach

    Posted Mar 13th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... but former president Jiang Zemin then demanded the army shed its business offshoots and focus on becoming a modern, professional fighting force. Military experts said Mr Hu's speech showed ...

  10. Beijing speaks out, reflecting new confidence

    Posted Mar 30th 2009, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei For years, mainland leaders pursued the well-worn approach of taoguang yanghui, or hiding its capabilities and biding its time, as far as multilateral global affairs were concerned. When Jiang Zemin was in power, one of his favourite phrases was a Chinese proverb about staying quiet while one was trying to make big money. In blunt terms, it meant the mainland should ...




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