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  1. 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 ...

  2. Fall and rise of the renminbi: 'people's currency' rides out downturn to become a global powerhouse

    Posted Sep 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the establishment of the People's Republic in 1949, is as astonishing as the economic growth that has taken place in the past two decades. The People's Bank of China was established in December ... the fifth-generation of the currency in 1999 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic. After the unexpected surge of the export sector in the late 1990s, US trade ...

  3. How to restore people's confidence

    Posted Jun 17th 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Cheng

    ... editorial independence and remain a critic of the SAR government- and even the central authorities- it would help boost Hong Kong people's confidence in freedom of speech. On the other hand, ... Hong Kong people's confidence will be enhanced. The sad thing is that the government makes its appointments predominantly from a small group of favoured people who do not reflect the broad ...

  4. Delegates question the 'hard-earned recovery'

    Posted Mar 18th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... by the ruling Communist Party. Indeed, never have any of the party's proposals, laws or policy documents been rejected by the nearly 3,000 men and women who make up the National People's Congress, or the 2,000-odd delegates of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, which meet concurrently in a 10-day period. But that doesn't mean everyone involved ...

  5. Obama and Hu's defining moment

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Kevin Rafferty President Hu Jintao's arrival in Washington this week for a three-day state visit could mark a dangerous defining moment in relations between the US and China. Political hype could poison the atmosphere and prevent progress on the proliferation of business, economic and financial issues dividing the two countries, not to mention perilous questions like ...

  6. A lesson for the leadership in promoting core values

    Posted May 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... could be made this year as Beijing prepares to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the victory against the Japanese invasion. Sun was not only the founder of the Republic of China, the official ... the historical bond between the mainland and Taiwan. On a political level, Mr Lien paid respects at the tomb of Sun Yat-sen, founder of the KMT, in Nanjing. On a personal note, he went to his birthplace ...

  7. We'll say when to revalue the yuan: premier

    Posted May 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and development'. Ms Wu also cautioned against 'mixing economic and trade problems with politics'. Mr Wen said China would resolutely implement currency reform as it was a prerequisite ... Kristine Kwok Currency reform an issue of China's sovereignty, Wen tells US delegation The question of revaluing the yuan is a matter of China's sovereignty, Premier Wen Jiabao ...

  8. Fujian projects to cash in on cross-strait ties

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... development was a big step forward in unifying the island with the mainland. 'It is a strategy to resolve the issue of Taiwan-China unification,' he said. 'From investors' perspective, it opens the door for investments even though investments will be vulnerable to political risks, that is, cross-strait relations.' Of the projects being promoted, infrastructure ...

  9. Nation is warned of trade collision

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Charlene Barshefsky predicted yesterday that China and the US are heading towards an explosive collision. Using unusually frank language, Ms Barshefsky stunned some delegates at the Boao Forum for Asia with a frank assessment of relations. 'Though my luncheon speech is titled 'China-US Relations: Challenges and Co-operation', I want to drop the co-operation part and focus ...

  10. We depend on more than the courts for our rights

    Posted May 08th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... by Falun Gong members for justice in Hong Kong has an important bearing on mainland politics and society. There is no denying the activities of the spiritual-cum-physical movement in Hong Kong have ... as a political tool to curtail the legitimate right to demonstrate in the face of potential embarrassment to the central authorities. In making its landmark ruling, the court has stayed clear ...




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