• Saturday
  • April 19, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:06am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 15 for lok ma chau

Search results

  1. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's nuclear missile drill seen as warning to US not to meddle in region

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 03:56am by Minnie Chan

    ... on the truck and ready for firing. Hong Kong-based defence analyst Ma Ding-sheng said the pictures indicated that the PLA was more confident about showing off its military hardware after decades ... questions from the US and other Western countries," Ma said, adding the missiles had so far appeared to help deter threats. "I doubt whether the missile is capable of hitting the US, ...

  2. News - China - DEFENCE

    Taiwan to receive first batch of Apache helicopters

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 10:45pm by AFP

    ... mainly from the US. Tensions between the two sides have eased markedly since Ma Ying-jeou became Taiwan's president in 2008 on a platform of rapprochement with the central government. But Ma ...

  3. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's joint military exercise between key regions tests war capability

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... and Guangzhou regions. They are Fang Fenghui, Zhang Yang, Zhao Keshi and Ma Xiaotian. Macau-based military observer Antony Wong Dong said that of the PLA's seven military regions, Nanjing ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEFENCE

    Hordes march into barracks as PLA opens the gates

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO, SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... discipline after seeing their dormitory; their blankets were folded in perfect rectangles and everything had been tidied with military precision. Kevin Lau, 22, and Johnson Chau, 18, attended open days last year and in 2011, visiting barracks at Shek Kong and Ngong Shuen Chau. This year was their first visit to San Wai, and they said a rope descent from a helicopter by anti-terror squad ...

  5. News - China - DEFENCE

    Taipei rejects, and analysts doubt, report US would consider grand bargain on Taiwan arms sales

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by KIM WALLS

    ... to resist any resort to force or other forms of coercion that would jeopardize the security, or the social or economic system, of the people on Taiwan". Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou, during ...

  6. News - World - DEFENCE

    Chinese man admits bid to export weapons-grade carbon fibre from US

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Lisong Ma, 34, entered his plea on Thursday before US Magistrate Judge Vera Scanlon in Brooklyn, New York. He faces a maximum of 20 years in prison, and four to five years under recommended ... as Ma's lawyer said, that is not the intent of the shippers. Ma has been in federal custody since his April 1 arrest at Los Angeles International Airport. Prosecutors said that in February ...

  7. News - China - DEFENCE

    Taiwan deputy defence chief laments military readiness in face of threats

    Posted Mar 14th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... rivals after their civil war ended in 1949, but relations have improved greatly since Ma Ying-jeou became the island's president in 2008 and adopted a policy of engaging Beijing. While ...

  8. News - China - DEFENCE

    Experts dismiss PLA Navy's landing craft from Ukraine as giant toys

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... with other potential theatres too far away. "But the Zubr deal was made in 2009, one year after the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang's Ma Ying-jeou was elected as the self-rule island's ...

  9. News - China - DEFENCE

    First live-fire drill in five years as part of Taiwan's Han Kuang exercises

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... the armed forces' ability to defend Taiwan against a simulated attack by mainland forces. It is the first time since Ma Ying-jeou became Taiwanese president in 2008 that the annual Han Kuang ... to promote cross-strait peace through negotiations, dialogue and exchanges," the council, which charts policy towards the mainland, said. It said Ma's government would firmly maintain its ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEFENCE

    PLA exercise waking up islanders

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... the police about the noise but was told they knew nothing about it. Lee Kwai-chun, a district councillor for Cheung Chau, said she heard some thundering sounds yesterday morning but thought ...




SCMP.com Account