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  1. Unannounced military exercise sparks chaos for air passengers

    Posted Nov 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... that the People's Liberation Army Air Force was conducting a long-range flight training exercise between Nanjing, in Jiangsu province, and Guangzhou. 'The training is taking place in the coastal areas ... Ng Tze-wei, Minnie Chan and Lilian Zhang More than 6,000 travellers were stranded at Guangzhou's airport on Tuesday after 50 flights were delayed by an unannounced military air drill ...

  2. China's champs to play in HK's Super Kung Sheung Cup

    Posted Jun 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... representing the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia as well as Kagoshima from Japan and a Southern California Fukienese Association side. The Guangdong side beat the People's Liberation Army 4-1 in the best-of-seven play-off series final in April, to lift their third consecutive CBA title. Although their top three national-team players will be missing from the starting line-up ...

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    Guangdong media silent over air hostess row

    Posted Sep 15th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... with China Southern who complained that she had been assaulted by Fang Daguo, a People's Liberation Army political commissar attached to the Yuexiu district's armed forces department, ... Li Jing Why were Guangdong outlets- unlike Xinhua and People's Daily- unable to investigate the recent row involving a flight attendant? Eyebrows raised over deafening media silence ...

  4. No great fanfare 20 years after tour

    Posted Jan 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... free media and the nationalisation of the People's Liberation Army. Professor Wang Yukai, from the Chinese Academy of Governance, and Li Honglin the former president of Fujian Academy ... it as an intentional move, one designed to avoid touching on the sensitive issue of political reform. The Shenzhen city government yesterday organised a tour for people to revisit the route of Deng&#039 ...

  5. Shame on us

    Posted Sep 01st 2003, 12:00am by Joseph Cheng

    ... to the central government, nor do we assume the financial burden for our People's Liberation Army garrison. Since the Chinese leadership firmly supports Hong Kong and the Tung administration, ... The Chinese leadership's Hong Kong policy is now quite clear. It will support the Tung administration and appeal for stability. In order to maintain political and social stability, ...

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    Leader of Wukan land fight bears burden of responsibility

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... in helping them fight for their land and resolve conflicts with higher-level governments. A former People's Liberation Army officer, used to command, Lin is calm, good at drawing up action plans ... as it means another villager out there is seeking help." With the demands of the job and people's high expectations weighing heavily on his shoulders, Lin said he was on the verge ...

  7. First beauty contest heralded new freedoms

    Posted Dec 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... not to publicise it. People's Liberation Army soldiers were sent to the final to prevent foreign and Hong Kong reporters covering the event, and a videotaped recording of it was sent to Beijing ... ;construct the city's socialist spiritual civilisation'. It was the first beauty pageant on the mainland since 1949, when the People's Republic of China was founded. More than 600 contestants signed ...

  8. 'We treated it as a military mission'

    Posted Nov 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the People's Liberation Army, the only option for completing the political and physical demands of such a task. In 1982, 20,000 soldiers with engineering expertise were called up from across ... He Huifeng Only the PLA could transform Shenzhen into a base for reform, says former soldier When paramount leader Deng Xiaoping decided 30 years ago to build the nation's first ...

  9. Museum's dark lessons rile authorities

    Posted May 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the People's Liberation Army during the revolution- called in by a neighbouring village that belonged to a different political faction. One villager, who was nine in 1968, remembers neighbouring ... journalist was less charitable. 'We keep asking the Japanese to do some soul-searching, when we ourselves cannot face up to our own history. 'More people have died as a result of various ...

  10. Western-style bonding and games for migrant workers

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... as tourists mistook them for People's Liberation Army soldiers. They were, in fact, frontline migrant workers from Shenzhen's Mainland Headwear Holdings- one of the world's largest cap ... Park in Hong Kong or theme parks on the mainland. During the National People's Congress meeting in March, Premier Wen Jiabao promised to lift migrant workers' welfare, protection ...




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