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  1. Return to Nanjing full of sentiment

    Posted Apr 27th 2005, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... to the Nanjing people. 'The KMT misses and cares about all of you.' Mr Lien visited the city with his mother after Japan was defeated in the second world war and before the KMT fled to Taiwan. ... the Taiwanese opposition leader treatment usually reserved for heads of state. After a six-hour flight the KMT leader disembarked from the chartered China Eastern Airlines plane at about 5pm ...

  2. KMT visit paves way for greater exchanges

    Posted Mar 31st 2005, 12:00am by Bill Savadove, Josephine Ma

    ... also heads the State Council's Taiwan Affairs Office. The KMT delegation is expected to meet State Councillor Tang Jiaxuan and Jia Qinglin, chairman of the Chinese People's Political ... Sun's 'Three Principles of the People';- nationalism, democracy and people's livelihood- and other ideals of the revolutionary, who died in 1925. The KMT supports eventual ...

  3. Shanghai's labour bureau chief suspected of financial crimes

    Posted Jul 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... to the National People's Congress. Before starting his government career, he was general manager of a local electronics company. Vice-Premier Huang Ju, now suffering from ill-health, personally told ... Political analysts speculated that the administration of President Hu Jintao is seeking to sideline those with ties to the 'Shanghai Gang' of officials with links to the city, including Mr ...

  4. The Shanghai kingpin who rose to the top

    Posted Mar 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... and kept his bosses happy. However, his political career appears to be drawing to a close with his reported diagnosis of cancer. After serving as Shanghai mayor from 1991 to 1995 and party ... for Shanghai's development. He was low-key and possessed political sense. He worked closely with top leaders and earned much trust,' a veteran journalist said. However, less-charitable critics say ...

  5. Superpowers must work on peace as China rises, scholar says

    Posted Aug 25th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai Noted military historian Gwynne Dyer sees China rising to become a world power to rival the United States this century and says the two countries will have ... a strategic alliance with India, which could conceivably be directed at China, he said. Although the US strengthening alliances in Asia was likely to worry China, he played down the possibility ...

  6. Another star graduate of the Shanghai school

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai With the promotion of Xi Jinping to the top echelon of power, Shanghai, the mainland's commercial capital, will have its fourth leader in a little more than a year, renewing worries about instability in the wake of a massive ...

  7. Dissident lawyer detained after Shanghai police search his home

    Posted Jul 14th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... sentence for leaking state secrets because he contacted an overseas human rights group about property disputes. On his release, he was deprived of his political rights for one year, essentially preventing him from holding a job, contacting the media or accepting visitors, among other conditions. In a statement, the New York-based group Human Rights in China said that roughly a dozen police ...

  8. Brakes put on TV talent programmes

    Posted Mar 17th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai Broadcasting officials have issued new rules governing television shows like the popular Super Girl singing competition to ensure talent programmes help 'build socialism'. 'All types of competitive activities should be positive, healthy, cheerful and have a favourable influence on morality,' said the directive issued by the State ...

  9. Living history

    Posted Apr 12th 2005, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... with a democratic China. Over the entrance to the sacrificial hall, which contains the remains of Sun, his 'Three Principles of the People' are etched in stone- nationalism, democracy and people's livelihood. One Nanjing resident gave her solution to solve the Taiwan question: 'Let the KMT handle things.' However, with the KMT now in opposition, this could prove difficult. ...

  10. Corruption- the ugly side of the economic reform boom

    Posted Dec 15th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... years, up more than 12 per cent from the previous five-year period, according to the Supreme People's Court. Of the total sentenced, the number of officials ranked above the county level ... possible by the combination of partial market reforms and continued state involvement in the economy. As for perceptions of corruption, China ranked 72nd out of 180 countries- the same level ...




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