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  1. Public pressure helps tycoon to avoid prison term

    Posted Nov 05th 2003, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... case spread and aroused the interest of prominent scholars such as Mao Yushi, who openly backed the tycoon. Critics said the financial regulations which Sun violated were out of date and did ...

  2. Confucius stands up to Mao in Tiananmen

    Posted Jan 12th 2011, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... on a 1.6-metre marble base. That puts the great ancient sage in the same league as Mao Zedong, several other leading figures of the Communist movement such as Karl Marx, and Sun Yat-sen, founder ... side the portrait of Mao, 6 metres tall and 4.6 metres wide, looks out. Confucius' teachings were purged during Mao's Cultural Revolution (1966-76), in the power struggle with his ...

  3. Hunan party official is probed in hit-and-run

    Posted Dec 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... David Fang Village chief dead, struck by motorbike and car A senior cadre in the home town of Mao Zedong is being investigated for a hit-and-run death. Liu Yahui, who heads the party discipline unit in Shaoshan, Hunan province, allegedly played a part in the death of Tang Yunkui, chief of Shishan village, last Saturday. Quoting information provided by local police, Xinhua said ...

  4. The Penguin History of Modern China

    Posted Jun 29th 2008, 12:00am by Edward Peters

    ... But this was in China in 1957 and Mao Zedong had deemed it politically expedient to put an end to the Hundred Flowers campaign, which had initially invited criticism of the Communist Party. Deng Xiaoping ... the Japanese invasion and the dark years under Mao, to the country's astonishing renaissance in the past three decades. There is nothing startlingly new here, but Fenby compiles a concise ...

  5. Man enters no plea to ballet teacher's murder

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

    ... Mao Mei, founder of the ballet school where Chui worked, said earlier through a spokeswoman that she was happy with the latest development in the case. ...

  6. Pop artist keeps his restaurant customers hungry for more

    Posted Aug 08th 2003, 12:00am by Caryn Yap

    ... Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, Mao Zedong and Coca-Cola - all have been sources of inspiration for restaurateur and pop artist Patrick Saw. The SoHo restaurant and bar Hubbub, of which he ... Lichtenstein, his first attempts were tongue-in-cheek pieces about Mao Zedong. 'I chose Mao because he's an icon and instantly recognisable, especially after Warhol used him. My versions ...

  7. Rapid growth has benefited officials most, survey finds

    Posted Sep 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... professor Mao Shoulong said the survey result reflected the public's dissatisfaction with the government and the issue deserved official attention. 'Whether it is true or not, the government has to look at itself and ask why [the people think this]. It's never been good for government officials to get rich first,' Professor Mao said. According to a joke making ...

  8. Taiwan detains ex-intelligence chief over Chen scandal

    Posted Oct 07th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... laundering scandal implicating ex-president Chen Shui-bian. Yeh Sheng-mao- former director of the island's top investigation agency, the Investigation Bureau- was issued two more charges as he was brought to Taipei District Court for allegedly covering up the scandal and leaking information to Mr Chen. 'After a further probe, we believe the defendant, Yeh Sheng-mao, might be involved ...

  9. Dramatic tale of triad fighter's fall from grace

    Posted Aug 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wang's drive to crack down on this mingling of power, money and crime. Public administration professor Mao Shoulong of Renmin University said collusion between police and organised crime ... effective in combating crime,' Professor Mao said. 'The collusion is more between police and a growing number of businesses using triad-like methods to conduct their affairs.' ...

  10. Chen's accountant pleads guilty to graft, but blames superiors

    Posted Feb 20th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... were charged with embezzlement by Taiwanese prosecutors. She also said Wu had asked her to wire some of the funds to Wu's brother, Wu Ching-mao, who was charged with helping his sister ... Jui-ching, brother Wu Ching-mao and sister-in-law Chen Chun-ying- have admitted their roles in the corruption case. Fourteen people in total are facing charges. At the hearing last week, Wu admitted ...




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