• Thursday
  • November 27, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:29am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords


Search Results

Results 21 - 30 of 2565 for pla

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - China - MILITARY

    Deadly factory fire, PLA jet crash strike Shantou

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Blaze at factory thought to be arson; no deaths as PLA fighter strikes house, but chaos for locals PLA jet crashes on Guangdong farmhouse Twin disasters ... The PLA Jian-7 fighter crashed into a farmhouse in Shantou's Jinping district, close to the city's border with Chaozhou, the semi-official China News Agency reported. The pilot ejected ...

  2. News - China

    PLA announces more stringent auditing regulations of officers

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 04:42pm by Angela Meng

    ... regulations for officers and expanded the scope of those put under scrutiny amid President Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption drive in the military, the PLA Daily’s website reported. It announced today that the measures were aimed at strengthening supervision of army personnel and advancing “military-style discipline”. They will focus on auditing cadres with economic clout in the PLA, those responsible ...

  3. News - China - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    PLA Navy chief visited Paracels, Taiwan's intelligence boss says

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 04:12am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Wu Shengli spent a week inspecting construction projects in the South China Sea, head of Taiwanese intelligence says PLA Navy chief 'visited Paracels' PLA Navy chief Wu Shengli spent a week inspecting Beijing's construction projects on disputed islands in the South China Seas and oversaw a naval drill last month, Taiwan's ...

  4. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA head into the bush with Australian and US counterparts

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 06:15am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter PLA head into Outback wilderness A small band of PLA troops are joining their US counterparts and Australian army hosts for an exercise to learn survival skills in the harsh ... of Australia's least forgiving desert regions. In the coming weeks, 10 soldiers each from the PLA and Australian army, plus five US soldiers and five US Marines, will be trained in bush survival skills ...

  5. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA warns against allowing Japanese self-defence forces to join wider military operations

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 04:54am by Minnie Chan

    ... research centre of the PLA's Institute of International Relations, wrote in a commentary in yesterday's PLA Daily. "The motivation of Japan is changeable, and tactically... it might ...

  6. News - China

    Xi calls on PLA to step up information security to counter growing cyber threat

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 03:24pm

    ... by Xi, is designed to act as a guideline for the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and People’s Armed Police. It stipulates military information security is a key part of building a strong army. The directive called for military information security efforts to be stepped up, the military mouthpiece newspaper PLA Daily said. The report did not specify details of the directive, but said ...

  7. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA joins Australia and US in elite survival training drill

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 04:39am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore PLA joins Australia, US survival training drills China is taking part in joint military exercises with the United States and Australia for the first time, even as it continues to raise tensions in the region by asserting its disputed claims to much of the South China Sea. Five soldiers from the US Marine Corps, 10 from the People's Liberation Army and 10 ...

  8. News - China - MILITARY

    Xi Jinping tells PLA chiefs to develop 'new types' of command

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 03:16am by Keith Zhai and Andrea Chen

    ... Keith Zhai and Andrea Chen Xi tells PLA to develop 'new types' of command President Xi Jinping told the military's top brass yesterday that the People's Liberation Army had to develop "new types" of military commands. Xi, who is also chairman of the Central Military Commission, met the PLA chiefs of staff yesterday following their conference ...


    Space to be the next frontier for China's air force

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 04:31am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com The PLA's airborne wing has been told to regroup and push new aeronautical limits but one big technological challenge bars the way Space the next ... are building blocks for China's aim to push the next frontier- space. In June, President Xi Jinping, who is also chairman of the PLA Central Military Commission (CMC), told the air force ...

  10. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Associates of disgraced PLA general Xu Caihou may have been purged for 'disloyalty'

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:13am by Minnie Chan, MANDY ZUO

    ... Minnie Chan and Mandy Zuo Two generals tied to top PLA officer Xu Caihou have been moved from their posts, possibly for failing to pledge allegiance to Xi Jinping Disgraced general's associates 'purged' The fate of two major generals linked to a high-ranking PLA officer under investigation for corruption are in doubt amid a reshuffle of personnel that suggests disloyal ...




SCMP.com Account