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  1. people's republic of desire

    Posted Mar 24th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... of the 1960s in America. I'd listen to The Beatles and the Rolling Stones, hang out in Berkeley with authors, beat poets and political activists. There would be a lot of love, passion and sex ... true,' Niuniu says ruefully. 'It seems like a totally different world.' Then she turns to CC: 'What about you?' 'I'd like to live in China during the Tang ...

  2. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jun 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... before.' 'Of course not,' says Beibei. 'We don't want our friend to leave us. And anyway, life in China is great now. Look at Niuniu. She's really talented, and she came ... married somebody else secretly while still courting her. Then, she lost her job as an editor at a fashion magazine because of office politics. So, Lulu wrote a novel about her love affair ...

  3. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jan 14th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... problem that will soon fuel a burgeoning self-help industry in China is the number of contradictions in people's lives. At a time when women are redefining their role in society, displaying ... required little more than showing up and displaying the right political attitude. It was a time when six people were assigned to do the job of one, and yet you still couldn't get anyone ...

  4. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jun 16th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... are all the rage in China. And, if you can strategically reveal your brand name label without being too obvious, you're sure to attract plenty of attention. 'Miss Ting always wears ... shoes. Aren't they darling?' Niuniu can see by Xiao Mei's face that she isn't aware of Miss Ting's ignorance about all the brands she mentions. Xiao Mei nods politely ...

  5. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jan 28th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... of the China National Off-shore Oil Corporation was transferred to Hainan province to become its governor. This was considered a promotion in Beijing. Now, maybe it's true in the US that being the CEO of a big corporation is more attractive than being a civil servant, but in China, a high-ranking government position means power, respect and perks like riding in motorcades, paid ...

  6. People's republic of China

    Posted Aug 04th 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... of blindly focusing on growth, the emphasis is on 'people-centred development'. Mr Wen, in his report to the 10th National People's Congress in March, said he would 'make ... by the People's Daily as 'a human-centred scientific concept of development featuring humanistic governance and comprehensive, co-ordinated and sustainable development of the economy ...

  7. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jan 07th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang It's been five years since CC returned to China. But the Hong Kong-born, Oxford-educated returnee still hasn't succeeded in going native. 'Sometimes, coming back to China feels like time travel,' CC tells Niuniu over lunch at a Japanese restaurant. 'It's like living in Hong Kong 20 years ago. It's so hard to find people who are at my ...

  8. people's republic of desire

    Posted Mar 31st 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Niuniu's eyes to a harsh world beyond the neon lights of Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. She wants to discuss everything she's seen of the rural people's poverty and their daily struggle ... independent, too strong-willed, too well-educated.' C.C. wonders if, perhaps, China just has a shortage of men. Niuniu, who has been quiet, finally opens her mouth. 'No,' she says. ...

  9. People's republic of desire

    Posted May 12th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... have gone to the trouble, that it's a shame to waste such beauty for her sake. How she only wishes her Lulu would be as polite and sensible as Uncle Liu. 'And, if it wouldn't ...

  10. people's republic of desire

    Posted Apr 21st 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... an affair with one of their idols, every single one would say yes. For a long time, their idol was Ricky Martin. Beibei's company brought Martin to China in 1998, and she and Lulu got front-row ... and explosive. And he didn't seem arrogant. Not like those Chinese pop stars who think they're big shots even though almost no one knows them outside China. No matter what people said about ...




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