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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Xi Jinping's call for party unity is crucial to implementing reform

    Posted Oct 02nd 2014, 04:29am by SCMP Editorial

    ... against corruption that has reached into high places. On the eve of the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, Xi chaired a meeting of the central committee's political bureau, which scheduled the plenary session for October 20-23. This indicates consensus on issues to be addressed if the party is to rise to challenges in China's future ...

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    China's role as peacekeeper shows it is a responsible power

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 03:48am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial China's vital role in peacekeeping China has made a significant contribution to international peace and security in the 25 years it has been taking part in United Nations peacekeeping operations. People's Liberation Army personnel have built and repaired more than 8,000km of roads, defused 8,700 landmines and other explosive devices and treated ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Military exercises a step forward, but trust is key to improving Sino-US ties

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 05:03am by SCMP Editorial

    ... in Asia is through cooperation and building understanding. Relations should be helped by American-hosted multinational naval exercises under way this week off Hawaii that include the People's ... China's involvement in Rimpac is a positive sign for relations with the US. But military-to-military cooperation in itself will not dissipate the mutual mistrust. For that to happen, there also ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Clear vision on soft power

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... But this finding does not reflect less positive sentiment about China's respect for its people's personal freedom and the spread of Chinese ideas and customs. This comparison is marked ... scientific and technological progress, but this does not translate into people's attitudes to the spread of its culture. These are among the major findings of the Pew Research Centre's ...

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    Hong Kong can and should foster creative industries

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 12:12am by SCMP Editorial

    ... on greater investment in education that channels and develops people's talents. ... undermined by China's opening up. In this respect, it is good to see a US-based think tank maintain Hong Kong's ranking as the world's freest economy, although Singapore is closing ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Apple learns a lesson in China

    Posted Apr 04th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... instead of being defensive, it would have spared itself attacks from the state, climaxing in accusations in People's Daily of dishonesty, greed and arrogance. Now it has apologised ... growing consumer suspicion of double standards, state media, meaning officials, believe China gets the short end of the stick, to use a Western expression. The politics of targeting Apple may ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Deterrents to having a family need fixing

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... and a plan for paid paternity leave, many public policies fail miserably in the family-friendly test. It is difficult to believe that people's confidence about having children will rise ... that is the international community's latest entry in our list of accolades. We ranked 10th among 80 places examined in a study conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit, a sister company of The Economist. ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Beijing must make fighting pollution its priority

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... of Finance's budget report to the National People's Congress. It plans a record national budget deficit of 1.2 trillion yuan (HK$1.5 trillion), or about 2 per cent of gross domestic product- up 50 ... January. Of all the political and economic reforms China needs, tackling pollution is the one least likely to challenge the authority of one-party rule and the one most likely to attract ...

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    Cool heads will prevail in maritime dispute

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... general secretary in November and will be confirmed as president at the National People's Congress next month. Abe took the prime minister's job in December after a heavily nationalistic ... SCMP Editorial Cool heads willprevail in dispute History is littered with minor incidents that spiralled into devastating wars. The row between China and Japan over the Diaoyu Islands ...

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    New leaders must guide China to the next stage of its development

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 12:00am by RAY ODLUM, Peter Kammerer

    ... SCMP Editorial New leaders for the next stage China's next generation of leaders is now known, their unveiling yesterday ending months of speculation as to who the Communist Party ... was not surprising, nor was the choice of the man who stood beside him in the No 2 spot, Li Keqiang. But the others on the red carpet in the Great Hall of the People were there less through rank than ...



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