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  1. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Rumbling PLA carriers in Hong Kong set minds rolling

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:21am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Moving armoured carriers on the streets of HK could have sent wrong signal to the people Rumbling PLA vehicles set minds rolling If there is one issue sure ... of the PLA vehicles spread rapidly on the internet, prompting concern and speculation across the region, including from analysts and media in Singapore and Taiwan. Our pro-Beijing friends may try ...

  2. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Sign up to save the government from another political blunder

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... and 20 metres deep for use by occasional visits by PLA warships for social or ceremonial visits. There is no harm in that and indeed might be fun for the public. But there is no need to cede the land to the PLA for this. As Paul Zimmerman, the chief executive of Designing Hong Kong, points out under the Public Order Ordinance, the area can be declared a temporary closed area for use ...

  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    HSBC distances itself from David Eldon's blog

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 05:11am by Howard Winn

    ... suffer the repercussions of police or PLA intervention. The government denies any direct connection with them. Having seen this show of triad force on one of the main streets in Hong Kong you ...

  4. Business - Companies - MAKING MILLIONS

    Billionaire profile: Wei Jianjun, Great Wall Motors

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 04:46am by James Griffiths

    ... by faceless automatons. A researcher at the company told Bloomberg last year all new hires were expected to endure a month of military drills with PLA instructors, to be repeated if they were promoted ...

  5. Business - China Business - CREDIT

    P2P lenders await new regulations from Beijing

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 03:58am by DON WEINLAND

    ... underground, but more likely, it will lead to many of these players finding new and creative structures to go around the regulations," said Ed Wu, China managing director at PlaNet Finance, ...

  6. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    CAAC making name over flight delays

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:26am by George Chen

    ... Delays are understandable if caused by bad weather or technical problems, but more travellers are getting fed up with the PLA's self-important attitude towards how it wants to control ... to the military. The PLA has effectively controlled mainland airspace since 1949, allocating as little as 20 per cent of it to civil aviation. That compares with nearly 90 per cent in the United States, ...

  7. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Rigid town planner annoys objectors at PLA site hearing

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 02:36am by Howard Winn

    ... they wanted to state their views at the board. The matter concerns the arrangement before the 1997 handover to provide land 150 metres long and 20 metres deep for use by PLA warships for social ... the PLA to have control over the controversial site and seven against. Nevertheless, the planning board had let it be known that in view of the large number of people who had said they wanted ...

  8. Business - China Business - SCAMS

    Chinese police in battle against fake army officers

    Posted Nov 25th 2013, 03:52am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Beijing Culture of rampant corruption gives rise to a growing number of criminals impersonating PLA officials in a bid to make financial gains Mainland police in battle ... stalks the cicada, unaware of the oriel waiting behind," the newspaper wrote, borrowing a traditional Chinese expression. The PLA is riddled with corruption. Notoriously secretive, ...

  9. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Government planners are ruining Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 01:26am by Howard Winn

    ... Right in the middle of this stretch of prime waterfront we come across a fenced-off eyesore which extends for 150 metres blocking the view. This is the area reserved for the PLA pier. ...

  10. Business - Economy - TOYS

    Not so fun for some at Asia's biggest toy fair

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... but this year, there will be some big hits," Samson Chan said. A hit is a wildly popular toy that takes the market by storm. Neil Friedman, a US toy consultant, and Tim Kimber, of PlaSmart, a US toy ...




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