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  1. Not a word on the conflict from Politburo's Standing Committee

    Posted Jul 08th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan All nine members of the Standing Committee of the Politburo remained silent yesterday on the ethnic conflict in Urumqi despite its escalation since Sunday- a contrast ... Meng Jianzhu or other authorised leaders among our nine members of the Standing Committee of the Politburo haven't made any comments on it.' Yuan Weishi, a retired philosophy ...

  2. Two killed in ethnic clash at toy plant

    Posted Jun 27th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... of the biggest potential triggers for social instability. The report said the central government was aware of the incident. Zhou Yongkang, a member of the Standing Committee of the Politburo, and Meng ...

  3. Beijing calls on neighbours to reap benefits of co-operation

    Posted Sep 04th 2004, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... on the standing committee of the politburo of the party and controls the secretariat of the central committee. Mr Zeng said the country's rapid economic development in the past 20 years had provided ...

  4. Vice-president might see democrats

    Posted Sep 09th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Josephine Ma

    ... not publicly say that when trapped by the question, so he said something vague. The initiative is still in Beijing's hands,' Dr Li said. Mr Zeng, who ranks fifth in the the politburo standing committee, took over the Hong Kong affairs portfolio after the July 1 protest, when the central government began attaching more importance to the affairs of the city. His first meeting ...

  5. Louder military voice raises concerns

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Military officers retiring from powerful party positions in the 1980s and 1990s were gradually replaced by civilians. The PLA has not been represented on the supreme Politburo Standing Committee ... structure. Popular sentiment, on the other hand, might push Chinese leaders into taking firmer stands on security and sovereignty issues. Professor Zhuang Jianzhong, from Shanghai Jiaotong ...

  6. Beijing to HK media: support Tung

    Posted Sep 25th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The first priority of the press is to ensure stability, propaganda chief tells a visiting delegation of news executives A top state official yesterday called on Hong Kong's media to be constructive and socially responsible in their criticisms of the special administrative region's government. The comments from Li Changchun, a Standing Committee member of the Politburo, were made ...

  7. A lesson for the leadership in promoting core values

    Posted May 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... and the other eight standing committee members of the Communist Party's politburo make it an annual ritual to pay respects at museums honouring those people killed in the second world war? A start ...

  8. UN committee hears HK rights group concerns

    Posted Nov 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang Police strip-searches, asylum policy, child rights on agenda The United Nations Committee Against Torture yesterday heard the concerns of Hong Kong rights activists about police strip-searching procedures and the lack of a clear government policy on asylum seekers. The views were put forward as the Geneva-based committee began a hearing on human rights in Hong ...

  9. Asia's new balancing act begins

    Posted Nov 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... month when Kim Jong-il appeared with his heir-apparent, youngest son Jong-un, flanked by Zhou Yongkang, a member of the Politburo's Standing Committee visiting from Beijing, and a key ...

  10. PLA ramped up China's stand on US-Korea drill

    Posted Aug 06th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing Political pressure from the military community forced the central government to change the text of its official statements several times in the past two months to harden its tone over the US-South Korean joint naval drill near its te ...




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