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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Fears over access to Central coastline

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... to "military use" for the People's Liberation Army. "The real concern is the extent of public access," he said. He called it a "planning debate" and said he would leave ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - CARS

    Book review: The People's Car, by Bernhard Rieger

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Simon Winder The People's Car: A Global History of the Volkswagen Beetle by Bernhard Rieger Harvard University Press In August 1955 the millionth Volkswagen Beetle came off ... fetishised machinery, and here The People's Car is most interesting. The term "Volkswagen" is perhaps the most enduring vestigial remnant of Third Reich terminology - "the ...

  3. News - Asia - BORDER DISPUTE

    Chinese, Indian troops camp, eye each other in disputed border area

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 03:25pm by AFP

    ... Troops of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) entered Indian-claimed territory in eastern Ladakh and erected a camp on April 15. Meanwhile, troops from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police ...

  4. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Campaign to end abuse of official number plates won't be easy

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... targeting the abuse of military number plates as part of their highly publicised anti-corruption campaign. Under a set of rules to take effect on May 1, the People's Liberation Army will impose ... back to the civil war years. In addition, the PLA has allowed its branches- the navy, air force and army- to issue their own number plates, differentiated by a red Chinese character ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PLA

    CCTV airs video of live-fire helicopter drill in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by DENNIS

    ... Kong garrison of the People's Liberation Army. The nationwide state broadcaster aired images of a helicopter firing rounds from a machine gun on Thursday and Friday, while other reports ... targets. Before the broadcast, mainland media had reported that a drill would be taking place, quoting officials as saying it was to collect data to better equip the army. Jiefangjun Bao, also ...

  6. News - China - MILITARY

    Corruption will ruin the PLA, warns general

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... effectiveness of the People's Liberation Army will be ruined if military leaders become obsessed with materialism, a hawkish PLA general warned. "Our country has a dream to be a strong nation, ... for the National Defence University, in a commentary on the party mouthpiece the People's Daily yesterday. "The most challenging thing to an army or a political party is how to keep vigilant ...

  7. News - China - DEFENCE

    Defence post seen as consolation prize for Chang Wanquan

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK, Minnie Chan

    ... Choi Chi-yuk and Minnie Chan Posting seen as consolation for Hu Jintao ally General Chang Wanquan will become the public face of the People's Liberation Army and lead its diplomatic efforts after he was named a state councillor and Minister of National Defence yesterday. Chang, 64, who succeeds the retiring General Liang Guanglie, is the sole general in the new cabinet headed ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Rezoning plan for PLA dock will limit access to harbourfront promenade

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Rezoning proposal for military dock will limit public access to harbourfront, say activists PLA berth plan raises fears over promenade New guidelines governing the size and scope of a People's Liberation Army dock have sparked fears Hong Kong's planned Central waterfront promenade could be compromised. A rezoning proposal for 150 metres ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Gleanings from China's defence budget

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... The discrepancy with the previously disclosed total of 2.3 million is accounted for by border guards, defence researchers and the army's core strategic deterrent force, the missile-armed Second ...

  10. News - China

    Anger after Jackie Chan caught using military car in Beijing

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 10:49am

    ... for an interview on Friday. China’s Ministry of National Defence  announced on Thursday that the PLA (People’s Liberation Army) would replace the current military car plates with new ones in May, reported ...




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