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  1. Appearance of party heavyweights shows depth of crisis

    Posted Feb 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the seriousness of the disaster and were trying to bolster the morale of policemen, People's Liberation Army soldiers and others mobilised for disaster-relief tasks. They also comforted ordinary ...

  2. Sleeping villagers hit by wall of water as riverbank breaches

    Posted Jun 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... between Sunday and Wednesday, Xinhua reported. More than 7,000 People's Liberation Army soldiers and police have been deployed in rescue and flood control operations. More heavy rain ...

  3. We will require global help, says disaster chief

    Posted Jan 31st 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Jiangxi and Anhui. The People's Liberation Army has also sent 219,000 military jackets and 419,000 blankets. The ministry has ordered local civil affairs bureaus to distribute food, bottled ... of the People's Republic in 1949, according to the mainland's top disaster relief official. Speaking to the South China Morning Post from Anhui province yesterday, Wang Zhenyao, a vice-director ...

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    Unusual commentary on accidents 'reflects party's lack of confidence'

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... opinions do make it to print, Zhan said. "State media, such as Xinhua and the People's Daily, have become more liberal recently. Various opinions can be expressed as long ... said. "In the worst-case scenario, the government's failure to minimise deadly man-made accidents will mean that it loses the people's trust, which may prove to be the biggest ...

  5. Slow down for the sake of people's safety

    Posted Sep 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Thomas Chan, a student from St Paul's Co-educational College, is a YP cadet It took Japan more than 30 years of planning before the first Shinkansen 'bullet train' went into service in 1964. Its trains initially travelled at speeds of up to ...

  6. Collision blamed on an outdated system

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... is one of most powerful lobby groups on the mainland. It has a close connection with the power centre [Beijing] as it also operates special trains for top leaders, and with the army, because ...

  7. Food safety 'keeps us fighting fit'

    Posted Jul 16th 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma The People's Liberation Army circular last week ordering stepped up food safety was part of its 'preparation for military conflicts' and the overall safety of the army. A report in the PLA Daily said the General Logistics Department was asking army personnel to strengthen food safety management by stepping up supervision of the quality of the agricultural ...

  8. The news will out

    Posted Jul 12th 2006, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... by the State Council at the end of last month. But whether such efforts succeed or not, the mainland's ever-growing army of 'citizen journalists' will have a big part to play ...

  9. Sweeping food-safety law needed: watchdog

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma in Beijing Too many agencies have role in curbing sale of fake goods, overuse of pesticides The country needs a food safety law to help combat problems ranging from fake sesame oil to the overuse of pesticides, the State Food and Drug Administration director says. Speaking on the sidelines of the National People's Congress yesterday, Zheng Xiaoyu said better ...

  10. One pilot missing in Xian air show crash

    Posted Oct 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that the show had continued. The Ministry of National Defence said that no People's Liberation Army aircraft took part in the air show. Andrei Chang, chief editor of the Canadian-based Kanwa ...




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