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  1. people's republic of desire

    Posted Dec 17th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang Ask any Chinese and they'll tell you that China is undergoing sweeping changes at an incredibly fast rate. Building construction, highways, and new goods for sale in new ... to suggest they should be. If you want to queue for something, let's say movie tickets, then be my guest. And, while you're at it, feel free to politely yield to those who seem ...

  2. People's republic of desire

    Posted Oct 29th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... subjects for name-dropping include anyone in a position of political power, rich people, celebrities and, in fact, any person related to such people. Finding a proper name to drop is actually easy. ... Annie Wang The ancient art of name-dropping is widely practised throughout China. It is considered a highly valued skill to know just when to use one's affiliation, however remote, ...

  3. people's republic of desire

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... of a magazine really means the editor-in-chief. 'So they probably thought you were just an ordinary editor - one of the staff. In China, ranking is the key. People get different treatment according ... It has been a few years since China's accession to the World Trade Organisation. International companies are hoping China will loosen up on ideology and open the media and publishing ...

  4. people's republic of desire

    Posted Sep 10th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... suburban existence. For them, a dentist might make handsome money, but looking at other people's bad teeth is not a fun career. More and more people, like Niuniu, have chosen to search ... of the fence,' she says. 'And we always have complaints about our own jobs and envy those of other people.'; Niuniu agrees, then strikes a note that ends the discussion. 'When is enough ...

  5. People's republic of desire

    Posted Nov 05th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang Many overseas Chinese returnees suffer from reverse cultural shock when they go back to China. Often they have difficulty adjusting to their new lives in their homeland. Rong ... those who return to China only do so because they failed in the west. So you have your work cut out. You might want to do some things to show you were successful. For example, you could place ...

  6. People's republic of desire

    Posted Oct 15th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... it means to be a middle-aged divorcee with a 15-year-old son in modern China. 'Being a wife in China gives you no security,'' Shula warns Niuniu. 'If, career-wise, you are more ... be happy. 'There are so many younger women who want to compete with you for your position as wife. They will try all kinds of ways to destroy your marriage. Either way, you're ...

  7. people's republic of desire

    Posted Dec 24th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... in Silicon Valley for 10 years, I see that young urban Chinese are catching up with the middle-class life of the west. And the effects of this change are both positive and negative. Today in China ...

  8. Tung poised to respond to people's protest

    Posted Jul 04th 2003, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan, Klaudia Lee

    ... sought ways to resolve the biggest political crisis Hong Kong has seen since the handover. The depth of concern over the mass protest became evident last night as Breakfast Group legislator ... source said Mr Tung might speak to the press this morning on the government's position. Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen will appear at this afternoon's Legislative Council ...

  9. Vice-president tipped for military commission

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... in the country's fourth-generation leadership. Mainland observers said Mr Zeng's elevation to the commission, which commands the People's Liberation Army, had been orchestrated by former ... in the modernisation of the mainland's armed forces and in foreign affairs. Mr Zeng's appointment would require the approval of the party's central committee and the National People's ...

  10. The people's politicians who stood up to be counted

    Posted Aug 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was also a member of the election panel of the Ninth National People's Congress election in 1997 and now serves as a member of the national committee of the Chinese People's Political ... way, he has emerged from the political crisis relatively unscathed by the problems plaguing Mr Tung and his cabinet post-July 1. This is the political act for which Mr Tien might be most ...




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