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  1. News - China

    People's Liberation Army aims to better co-ordinate its operation

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 04:20am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com A baby step to a smoother running military The People's Liberation Army will better co-ordinate the work of its different military and geographical ... There had been speculation in some local and overseas media that the plenum would change the army's command structure to strengthen its ability to fight modern wars. Analysts said the document ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    PLA moves firing drills away from Fanling after residents' complaints

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT

    ... Joshua But joshua.but@scmp.com PLA moves firing drills away from Fanling The People's Liberation Army will stop its nighttime shooting drills in Fanling after nearby residents complained of the nuisance the exercises were posing, a deputy to the National People's Congress says. Ip Kwok-him, who is also a lawmaker from the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEFENCE

    Academic says promenade site need not go to PLA

    Posted Apr 20th 2013, 12:00am by JOYCE NG AND JOLIE HO

    ... harbourfront should be used by- not handed over to- the People's Liberation Army, a legal scholar says. The view of Eric Cheung Tat-ming, an assistant professor at the University of Hong Kong, ... of 'military sites' to be handed over, but rather, it is just a 'facility' to be re-provisioned for and used by the army," Cheung said. "The government need not hand over ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - US NAVY

    Hint of Korean tension at anchor in Victoria Harbour

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 12:00am by SIMPSON CHEUNG AND GREG TORODE

    ... Simpson Cheung and Greg Torode Officers with visiting US naval group, who will host members of the PLA garrison today, say stopover is routine and not meant to send a message Hint of Korean tension at anchor in Victoria Harbour Tensions on the Korean Peninsula will be in the spotlight today as People's Liberation Army officers tour three American naval ships visiting ...

  5. News - China - MARITIME POWER

    China ramps up maritime strategy in zone around US territory

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by Julian Ryall, Cary Huang

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo and Cary Huang in Beijing Confirmation of PLA Navy operations within US economic zone sends a strong message to Washington and other powers, analysts say China ramps up maritime strategy The People's Liberation Army has ramped up China's maritime strategy with the weekend's confirmation of PLA Navy operations within the 200 nautical mile ...

  6. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Military planes drop aid into Sichuan quake zone

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI, Teddy Ng

    ... planes drop aid into quake zone The People's Liberation Army has started airdrops of relief supplies to the two counties in Sichuan worst affected by Saturday's earthquake, which has killed at least 192 people and injured nearly 12,000. Planes from the Chengdu military command were deployed as rescuers reached the isolated county of Baoxing, where survivors expressed ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PLANNING

    Slice of harbour promenade to be handed to army

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Calls to reveal secret 1994 deal between London and Beijing that cleared path for the PLA dock Slice of harbour promenade to be handed to army A section of the newly reclaimed Central waterfront promenade will be handed over to the People's Liberation Army, to the shock of concern groups which are fighting against a rezoning plan to limit public ...

  8. News - China - MILITARY

    President Xi targets PLA in new attack on corruption

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 12:00am by TEDDY NG AND PATRICK BOEHLER

    ... Teddy Ng and Patrick Boehler President orders review of PLA's property and land holdings in move to stamp out corruption and consolidate his authority over the military Xi targets the army in attack on graft Sweeping audits of the People's Liberation Army's land holdings and property have been ordered in a new bid to crush corruption. The review was launched ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Lawyer says open space not needed for PLA berth

    Posted May 25th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... of the community," Neoh said. The society is preparing a legal challenge against the government's proposal to rezone a 0.3 hectare strip of land from open space to military use for the People's Liberation Army. The government has started building four one-storey buildings there. "If the Town Planning Board approves the rezoning, the society will definitely seek a judicial review ...

  10. News - China

    Xi Jinping orders generals and senior PLA officers to serve as privates

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Chow Chung-Yan

    ... both the People's Liberation Army and the People's Armed Police. Leaders of regiment- and brigade-level units have to serve on the front line once every three years. Division- ... Chow Chung-yan chungyan.chow@scmp.com In a morale-boosting manoeuvre, Xi Jinping orders officers to serve as low-ranking soldiers PLA's top brass must bite bullet as privates Chinese ...




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