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  1. Decision to sack editor on hold after outcry

    Posted Jan 12th 2011, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... Cui Weiping, scholar Xu Youyu and economist Mao Yushi. A reporter said Peng Xiaoyun, the editor of the paper's opinion section who was in charge of the special, was told that she had ...

  2. Officials crack down on outspoken Shanghai daily

    Posted Jul 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... department to tighten control over the paper. They said Lu's departure was the result of a series of perceived radical reports, including one about reform-minded liberal economist Mao Yushi ...

  3. Film banned by Mao becomes a modern hit

    Posted Apr 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Priscilla Jiao priscilla.jiao@scmp.com Sixty-one years after being labelled 'reactionary propaganda' by Mao Zedong, 'the first banned film of New China' went back ... triggered online curiosity and sparked widespread discussion about its implications, giving momentum to a critical re-evaluation of Mao's purging of intellectuals to establish his absolute ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LUNAR NEW YEAR

    6,000kg of fireworks arrive in Hong Kong, ready to light up Victoria Harbour

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 12:58pm by Christy Choi

    ... week. “It has to come by boat, the government won’t let them come by land for safety reasons,” said Wilson Mao Wai-shing, the 51-year-old CEO of Pyromagic who has overseen the city’s Lunar New ... their dazzling array of colours, Mao said. And for those concerned about the environmental affects, Mao says not to worry. Unlike Beijing or Shanghai where they get trapped, the wind along the harbour ...

  5. Master of the Mao mimics

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Katie Lau

    ... Katie Lau No Mao impersonator has yet matched the success of Gu Yue, who twice won the best actor title at the Hundred Flowers Awards (the mainland's Oscars)- for Founding Ceremony (1990) and The Story of Mao Zedong (1993). In an acting career spanning more than two decades, he played Mao in more than 80 film and television productions. Like his only protege Gu Xiaoyue, Gu ...

  6. Mao's vilified widow gets a makeover in TV show

    Posted Sep 25th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li The name Jiang Qing has not been heard for a long while on the mainland. As Mao Zedong's flamboyant last wife, she was a member of the notorious Gang of Four, who were ... undergone an image makeover. She is portrayed as an as aspiring young revolutionary, full of love for Mao and compassion for comrades, including late premier Zhou Enlai, who regarded her with much ...

  7. Mao mania set to fuel party support

    Posted Dec 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and events are being planned to commemorate the 110th anniversary of Mao Zedong's birth, which falls on Friday, in what is seen as an attempt to stoke up nationalistic sentiment and boost ... concert is planned to mark Mao's anniversary, featuring Canto-pop singers, folk singers and traditional Peking opera performers. All the musicians will sing Mao-themed tunes to celebrate ...

  8. Mao biography marches off shelves

    Posted Jun 05th 2005, 12:00am by Alister McMillan

    ... Alister McMillan The new biography of Mao Zedong has stamped itself as one of the year's hottest books, as stores scrambled yesterday to find more copies. Since its launch on Thursday, all Hong Kong book store chains have reordered the controversial Mao: The Unknown Story by Jon Halliday and his wife, Wild Swans author Jung Chang. The biography claims Mao was responsible ...

  9. Lighting up the sky

    Posted Feb 01st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on Friday at 8pm for precisely 23 minutes and 23 seconds. 'We're using 6,000 kilograms [of explosives],' said Wilson Mao (right), the company's CEO who is the chief organiser ... the appropriate music, which will influence choreography. Mao said he had spent about a month deciding what pieces of music to use. Finally he settled on eight songs. Sometimes his clients have their own ...

  10. Mickey Mao conquers creche of communism

    Posted Sep 24th 2004, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... Mouse gains entry to Party's hallowed youth organisation, writes Jane Moir Walt Disney, one of the most famous icons of capitalism, has a curious new bed-fellow: the Communist Youth League of China. The American multinational is tapping into the leag ...




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