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  1. Mao Zedong thought, communal showers all grist for university mill

    Posted Jan 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Elaine Yau, Raymond Li

    ... a shock,' the 23-year-old Hongkonger says. 'We never studied so much about socialism and Mao Zedong thought in Hong Kong.' She says it took her more than six months to adjust to campus ...

  2. Mao makes a comeback in little red book shop

    Posted Mar 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is a magnet for die-hard fans of former chairman Mao Zedong and ardent leftists to post articles bashing liberals. 'When we started the book shop we wanted to provide a platform ... have suddenly jumped to 20,000 yuan,' he said. 'The hottest demand is for books about the global financial crisis.' He says sales of the shop's staple, works on Mao, also ...

  3. Rubbing shoulders with a giant

    Posted Jul 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mao to Mozart. At age 10, Wang travelled to the United States to perform, eventually moving there to study at Yale and then Julliard. The four young musicians, (from left) Darryl Tse, John ...

  4. Civil service law keeps cadres a class apart

    Posted Sep 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... had been expected at the end of last year, but was delayed because of different opinions on the issue, said Mao Shoulong. 'It was shelved because the most critical argument had not been ... opposition, it looks unlikely to classify party officials as civil servants,' Professor Mao said. He said it was not yet clear if the newly released regulations on cadre management were ...

  5. Curbs, warning for teacher who called Mao world's biggest tyrant

    Posted May 15th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... clip, no longer available online, dismissed Mao as the world's No1 tyrant. 'Those who have read some books should not have a good impression of Mao Zedong, otherwise what you've ... Raymond Li A high-profile, Beijing-based history teacher has been disciplined on government orders amid controversy over inflammatory comments he made about late revolutionary leader Mao ...

  6. letters

    Posted Nov 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Shiu Chung Memorial College Rash comments about Mao Casino tycoon Steve Wynn is fortunate that China's influence does not extend as far as Las Vegas, because his recent comments about Mao Zedong were ill-advised. Describing Mao as an 'imbecile', Mr Wynn told a gathering of investment advisers that the communist revolutionary 'almost ruined' his country. ...

  7. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... In the old days, when China was ruled by chairman Mao Zedong, Chinese officials often sent their children to Russia to study. Now the US is definitely the first choice. So, from the personal ...

  8. Students embrace spirit of Lei Feng

    Posted Apr 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chen Danwen University students in Guangzhou have responded enthusiastically to the central government's call to 'learn from Lei Feng'. Lei Feng was a Mao-era soldier who is used as an example of selfless giving, modesty, dedication and other good qualities. Since March 5, 1963, when Mao Zedong called on the nation to learn from the young soldier, March has been ...

  9. News - China - CENSORSHIP

    Seven subjects off limits for teaching, Chinese universities told

    Posted May 10th 2013, 01:20pm by Raymond Li

    ... he said. The tightening of ideological control via a gag order for teachers comes amid renewed controversy over remarks about Mao Zedong reportedly made by party general secretary Xi Jinping in a party meeting, which were mentioned in a commentary published this week in the official Guangming Daily. The commentary cites Xi as saying that if Mao had been totally discredited ...

  10. Bid for traditional characters rejected

    Posted Mar 15th 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... the official writing mode on the mainland and in Singapore, were introduced on the mainland in 1964 under the leadership of Mao Zedong. Mainland Chinese can read most traditional Chinese characters ...




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