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  1. News - China - PROFILE

    PLA hawk Ma Xiaotian flying ever higher

    Posted Oct 25th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Ma Xioatian, new commander of the PLA’s air force and outspoken as the military’s foreign affairs chief, has been a rising star since his 20s HAWKISH ... and South China seas. General Ma Xiaotian, 63, who handled the PLA's foreign affairs as its deputy chief of general staff for the past five years, is rare among incumbent senior PLA officers ...

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    'Poet diplomat' Zhou Nan takes aim at Occupy Central

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 04:53am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Former Xinhua director and thorn in the British side back in the news for warning that PLA could suppress pro-democracy movement 'Poet diplomat' ... which should never be allowed." Zhou quoted former Communist Party leader Deng Xiaoping as saying that one of the PLA's functions is to handle riots. "[The party] would not allow ...

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    'Abalone king' Yeung Koon-yat sees Hong Kong society turning sour

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... navy blue suit, an Hermes shirt with his initials embroidered at the cuffs next to the matching silver cufflinks, a silk tie and a narrow scarf, Yeung tells of the effort he put in to build his ...

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    Toy story: how tycoon Lam Leung-tim built his empire

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:38am by Christy Choi

    ... and Hallmark. His wife was an optometrist for the PLA. But after a career that has involved everything from selling newspapers to sleeping in coffins, LT is used to the unusual. "Never be afraid ...

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    New HKU head ready to move forward

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by DANNY LEE, Tony Cheung

    ... saying he moved around Britain because of his father's job in the Royal Navy, and following his father's death when he was a teenager, he grew up in a single-parent household. Following ...

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    An interlude that is music to Anthony Bolton's ears

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... of Fidelity Investments' office here, wearing a dark navy pinstripe suit and a gold ring bearing his family crest- a hand holding a dagger- he looks every bit the cool, calm fund manager. Bolton ... around 290 years BC. "It starts off evoking a Mediterranean evening, and halfway through moves to a march theme where horns bring in a military side, bringing up images of ships and navies ...



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