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  1. The Dance

    Posted Jan 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Dance Fragrance Through the Generations The Red Star Dance Company of the People's Liberation Army Academy of Art performs a selection of award-winning Chinese ethnic and modern pieces. Fri, 8pm, Tsuen Wan Town Hall, 72 Tai Ho Rd, Tsuen Wan; Sat, Auditorium, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, $80-$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323 ...

  2. 'Traitor' restored as military hero

    Posted Jul 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter After being labelled a traitor for years, Lin Biao has been quietly restored as one of the mainland's top military heroes in a new exhibition celebrating the 80th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army. The exhibition opened in Beijing yesterday. Lin's portrait was included among the so-called 10 marshals who are considered ...

  3. Shanghai Tango

    Posted Apr 20th 2008, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Charmaine Chan Shanghai Tango by Jin Xing Atlantic Books, HK$128 Shanghai Tango, by Jin Xing ('Gold Star'), is captivating, flimsy, gruesome and a bit of a brag. It tells of a Manchurian boy who, at nine, enters the dance corps of the People's Liberation Army to perform propaganda-heavy dances that sprinkle fairy dust over China. Training, not surprisingly, ...

  4. PLA anniversary honour a heavy cross to bear

    Posted Sep 12th 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo The People's Liberation Army has a heavy cross to bear. Not only are its soldiers tasked to protect the motherland and rescue distressed citizens caught in natural disasters. Some of them, privileged enough to be chosen to stand guard at the 60th anniversary celebration of the nation's founding in Tiananmen Square, literally have had to carry a cross ...

  5. Resume

    Posted Aug 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 1960s: Learned dog-training skills under Master Lau 2002: Set up Cheung Chun Chui Dog Training College 2003: Invited by the People's Liberation Army to train patrol dogs in Beijing ... doing their rounds at luxury residential estates. So they need people to train the canines to do ther job. ...

  6. Beijing loyalists salute newsman

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Beijing ordered the People's Liberation Army to enforce martial law on pro-democracy protesters in Tiananmen Square. The committee's honorary chairman was Li Gang, the deputy director ... People's Congress, Elsie Leung Oi-sie, former secretary for justice, and other Beijing supporters. 'The liaison office's participation in the funeral committee is recognition ...

  7. All 15,000 PLA parade tickets are snapped up in two hours

    Posted Jul 26th 2004, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Hundreds who stood in line are left disappointed and angry Thousands of tickets to the People's Liberation Army';s 77th anniversary parade next Sunday were snapped up in two hours yesterday, leaving many people disappointed. Long lines wound around the three barracks in Central, Gun Hill Club and Shek Kong, where police were deployed to stop queue-jumpers. ...

  8. Patten pays tribute to war veteran

    Posted Aug 20th 2006, 12:00am by Niki Law

    ... So-lan, a former People's Liberation Army dancer he married in 1990, and her daughter by her first marriage. A memorial service for Edwards will take place at St John's Cathedral ... a message from his London home to the British consulate in Hong Kong to commemorate Edwards, who died last Sunday aged 88. 'I was sad to hear the news. He was a brave and dedicated campaigner ...

  9. Post scoops publishers' awards

    Posted Jun 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... stories on the People's Liberation Army. Vivian Kwok also received an honorable mention in investigative reporting with her reports on private clubs. An issue of Post Magazine, released ... Staff reporters The South China Morning Post and Sunday Morning Post last night won seven prizes and five honourable mentions in this year's Society of Publishers in Asia Editorial ...

  10. PLA opens its doors to press pack

    Posted Jul 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Local and foreign journalists in Beijing were given a rare close look of an elite military unit yesterday during a visit to a People's Liberation Army training site. The media tour to the site of the Guards of Honour of the Three Services was said to be the nation's latest attempt to open up amid concerns over its military ...




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