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  1. Hard Truths to Keep Singapore Going

    Posted Mar 27th 2011, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... China?' He takes an equally dim view of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong. 'Do Hongkongers realise who butters their bread?... [Former Hong Kong chief secretary Anson Chan] took ...

  2. Asia overtakes Europe in billionaire table

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan The latest Forbes rich list shows Asia has displaced Europe in the billionaire league table. There are now 1,210 billionaires in the world from 1,011 in 2010, a record surpassing the previous high of 1,125 in 2008. Underscoring the growing economic might of countries in Asia-Pacific, the region had more billionaires than Europe for the first time in more than 10 years- 332 from ...

  3. Beijing tells delegates to brush up on research

    Posted Mar 08th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... all walks of life, young people in particular. Li encouraged them to use the association, headed by CPPCC Standing Committee member Chan Wing-kee, as a channel. The call to step up ...

  4. Admiral tones down hawkish rhetoric

    Posted Feb 25th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan A top Chinese military strategist has toned down his hawkish rhetoric, saying the People's Liberation Army should 'candidly' and 'openly' express to the Pentagon that it has neither the intention nor the capability to challenge the military superiority of the United States. Rear Admiral Yang Yi, former head of strategic studies at the PLA's ...

  5. At rainbow's end

    Posted Feb 20th 2011, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... film-festival pedigree might help in how we promote a movie- but if we are talking about [non-English] foreign-language movies, that's another thing altogether,' says Veii Chan, marketing ... well beyond the Euro-American mainstream. Chan has overseen the publicity campaigns for films such as Laurent Cantet's The Class, which attained near-universal acclaim on the strength ...

  6. Blue notes

    Posted Feb 20th 2011, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... of it on Sketches is the centrepiece of guitarist Jim Hall's classic album, which also features an extraordinary band comprising Paul Desmond, Chet Baker, Sir Roland Hanna, Ron Carter and Steve Gadd. ...

  7. New joint venture plan for disputed isles

    Posted Feb 18th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Chinese and Russian fisheries firms are planning to set up another joint venture off disputed islands claimed by both Russia and Japan. Officials from the Russian Fisheries Agency said an unnamed Chinese firm was planning to set up a joint venture to farm scallops off the island of Shikotan, one of the islands in the Kurils, north of Hokkaido, Kyodo reported ...

  8. Beijing quiet on venture in disputed Kurils

    Posted Feb 17th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Chinese and Russian firms have formed a joint venture to farm sea cucumbers, a prized delicacy, off an island at the centre of a decades-old territorial dispute between Russia and Japan, but Beijing is unlikely to interfere. Mainland-based international-relations experts believe Beijing will treat the venture off Kunashir, one of the Kuril Islands to the north ...

  9. Diaoyus captain thought bill was a cheque

    Posted Feb 12th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan A Chinese trawler captain at the centre of a diplomatic row between Beijing and Tokyo says he hopes the central government will deal with Japan's demand for 14.3 million yen (HK$1.33 million) in compensation. Zhan Qixiong's boat collided with two Japanese coastguard vessels in disputed waters near the Diaoyu Islands last year. Zhan, 41, said he first ...

  10. Japan, US foil Beijing push to end EU arms embargo

    Posted Feb 11th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Greg Torode and Minnie Chan Japan and the United States appear to have thwarted a fresh push by China to end the European Union's long-standing embargo on arms sales to the PLA- for now at least. Speculation had mounted in Europe that an end to the embargo, which dates back to the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, was possible early this year following a charm offensive ...




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