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  1. Guangdong delegates struggle with Putonghua

    Posted Mar 06th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the Politburo Standing Committee at the party congress next year, visited the Chongqing delegation on Friday to send a political message. Wang was formerly party boss of Chongqing. 'I have always ...

  2. Talking points

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... will be on Shanghai party chief Yu Zhengsheng (left), who is widely expected to be promoted to the top ruling body, the Politburo Standing Committee, at the 18th congress. The municipal party congress, which started on Friday, is also reviewing Yu's work report and an inspection report by the municipal party discipline committee. Trial could change lending business in Hong Kong Global Merchant ...

  3. News - China - SINO-JAPANESE TIES

    Low-key reception to mark China-Japan diplomatic anniversary

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Row over the islands in the East China Sea casts a cloud over a scaled-down reception in Beijing amid a deterioration in Sino-Japanese relations Diaoyus' dispute dampens diplomatic anniversary A fraying of ties over the Diaoyus cast a shadow over a function in Beijing yesterday where Politburo Standing Committee member Jia Qinglin met ...

  4. Tensions linger a year after bloody clashes

    Posted Jul 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... have prevented the bloody unrest that followed. During a groundbreaking three-day central work conference in Beijing in mid-May, attended by all nine members of the Politburo Standing Committee, President Hu Jintao stressed the need to boost development in Xinjiang, so that its per capita gross domestic product- only three quarters of the national average- would catch up ...

  5. Objects stand test of time

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... The 'Voyages of Discovery' collection includes 12 exquisite Chinese Imperial masterworks spanning the northern Song dynasty (960-1127) through the Ming dynasty to the Guangxu period of the Qing dynasty (up to 1908). The collection includes ceram ...

  6. South China Sea stand-off is just storm in a teacup

    Posted Jun 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The mainland leadership must realise the issue of Taiwan should always remain the priority. Regarding the disputed territorial claims over the Diaoyu Islands and the South China Sea, the long-standing ...

  7. Taking a stand

    Posted Jun 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... In essence, Vietnam no longer stands alone in its opposition to Chinese imperialism. All this seems lost on Beijing, which in its self-aggrandisement misreads Vietnam and the world. Take recent ...

  8. Beijing opens its chequebook for rich and restive Xinjiang

    Posted Mar 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Zhou Yongkang, the member of the Politburo's standing committee responsible for domestic security, said that, since October, more than 500 officials from 64 departments and institutions ...

  9. A journey into diversity

    Posted Dec 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Starting this Sunday, celebrated comedian Vivek Ashok Mahbubani will be hosting an RTHK programme that takes viewers on a journey into Hong Kong's ethnic diversity. A Hong Kong-born Indian, Mahbubani is the perfect man for the job. He has already won ...

  10. Raise the bar, HK athletes told

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... The Hong Kong Olympic Committee has set June 29 as the deadline for respective sports to submit their list of qualifiers, but there is little doubt the number of Olympians will be the highest since a cap was introduced in 2000. Hong Kong sent 34 athletes to the Beijing Games four years ago and 32 to the 2004 Games in Athens. In 2000, the year in which the International Olympic Committee ...




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