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  1. News - China

    Mao Zedong's granddaughter among China's richest people

    Posted May 08th 2013, 05:31pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler Mao Zedong's granddaughter has become one of China's richest people, according to an annual ranking of the nation's richest 500. Kong Dongmei, ... "The House of Mao will never engage in business," Mao's only known grandson Mao Xinyu, a major general in the People's Liberation Army, reportedly  pledged, perhaps to avoid ...

  2. Ah Pak

    Posted Mar 25th 2009, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... to the provision of public housing, suggests controversial economist Mao Yuxuan. Mr Mao takes a stern attitude towards the corrupting influence of comfort on upward mobility, and his particular concern in this regard is the insidious convenience of the downward mobility, in a manner of speaking, provided by toilets. Ergo, the thoughtful Mr Mao concludes in his blog that public housing units should ...

  3. Old hand offers perfect souvenir thanks to poster boy Mao

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... Mao posters and post-Cultural Revolution period works of art. I had many of these Mao portrait posters, including of Zhou Enlai, which were given away in the early days but are now increasingly rare,' he said. To share his China pride, Chua wants to give a lucky reader one of his original Mao posters (73.5cm x 53cm), which depending on your taste is either very patriotic ...

  4. Festival must-sees

    Posted Jun 18th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... consequences of Mao Zedong's 1960s campaign of sending intellectuals to work in the country's hinterlands by tracking a man's melancholic homecoming to Beijing, 40 years he left ...

  5. Father of space technology helped guide atomic weapons programme

    Posted Nov 01st 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... captured during the 1950-53 Korean war. Mao Zedong and other communist leaders rolled out the red carpet for Qian, on whom they pinned their hopes of a home-grown weapons industry. Their hopes were ... from the US, Mao launched his 'anti-rightist' campaign, which brutally purged up to 550,000 students and scholars. Qian defended the purges and wrote articles trumpeting ...

  6. Serve the People

    Posted Sep 16th 2007, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... attract, the better. Serve the People (a famous Mao Zedong slogan) is a wry poke at the cult of the Chairman that makes its point by engaging readers rather than force-feeding them the message. ... the couple destroy Mao paraphernalia to heighten their sexual excitement. Yan's book is a quirky satire that offers more heft than its slender form suggests. ...

  7. US outcast who founded missile programme

    Posted Sep 26th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... was labelled a communist in 1950, it took five years before Beijing and Washington reached a deal that would see his return to the mainland. Mao Zedong and other communist leaders rolled out the red ... in laboratories and military testing fields were overshadowed by turmoil beyond science. In 1957, two years after Qian's return from the United States, Mao launched the Anti-Rightist Campaign, which ...

  8. Shakespeare in China

    Posted Jan 14th 2007, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Reviewed by Tim Cribb Shakespeare in China by Murray Levith Continuum, HK$300 Sha Wang, or 'Old Man Shakespeare', is a playwright open to interpretation, something that helped his work survive tumultuous times in China. The 16th-century dramatist was held up as a reformist by the May Fourth movement of the 1920s. Mao Zedong's China found him ...

  9. A book lover's fairy tale in the making

    Posted Dec 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... contribute just a fraction of the store's revenue. Shuching Hsu, a key member of the Fangsuo team, said owner Mao Jihong, a 44-year-old Hunanese fashion designer who has been in Guangdong ... beginning, Mao and the designers intended to make the store different [from any other bookshops], offering not only books but also a sense of life,' she said. Fangsuo's designers ...

  10. Make it real

    Posted Jun 04th 2009, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... and ties rather than Mao suits. They are well educated and sophisticated and do not feel awkward in the presence of foreign leaders. And while they may do business with international pariahs whose countries are rich in natural resources, they certainly don't want China to be lumped together with them. In this way, they are a far cry from Mao Zedong and his in-your-face honesty in telling ...




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