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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    People's Daily's imperial graft analogy draws criticism

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com People's Daily commentary that likens the Communist Party to dynasties' tackling of corruption raises political reform questions Ire over imperial graft analogy A commentary in the Communist Party mouthpiece People's Daily yesterday that sought to draw inspiration from imperial institutions to tackle present-day corruption ...

  2. News - China

    Supreme People's Court judge urges end to wrongful convictions

    Posted May 07th 2013, 03:23pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... inadequacies in its legal system. "If more of these wrongful criminal convictions appear, they will become an unprecedented challenge to the People's Courts," Shen Deyong, the executive vice-president of the Supreme People's Court, wrote in the People's Court Daily on Monday. The paper is the court's official mouthpiece. It's preferable to release someone wrongfully, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICAL REFORM

    People's Daily offers rare balanced view on pan-democrats' position

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT

    ... a mention in People's Daily An official mouthpiece of the Communist Party broke with its usual practice by publishing a relatively balanced report on the row between pan-democrats and Beijing loyalists over the city's upcoming political reform. The article appeared in yesterday's overseas edition of the People's Daily, and cited the views of Emily Lau Wai-hing, chairwoman ...

  4. News - China

    Failed Hunan People's Congress candidate admits to bribing 32 delegates

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 01:01pm by Amy Li

    ... Hunan delegates in an attempt to get elected, China’s Southern Metropolis Daily  reported on Tuesday.  Hunan’s Communist Party Discipline Committee acknowledged that “parts” of Huang’s ... returned from officials, said the report. “Obviously he didn’t pay them enough money,” one netizen commented sarcastically on China’s twitter-like service Sina Weibo. "The positions ...

  5. News - China

    Scores elected to National People's Congress Standing Committee

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHIYUK

    ... of incumbent and recently retired ministers, provincial officials and senior military officers were elected members of the National People's Congress Standing Committee yesterday in the only ... staff of the People's Liberation Army, and General Li Shiming, commander of the Chengdu Military Command, both became new members of the NPC Standing Committee. They both failed to secure ...

  6. Monetary chief to advise People's Bank: report

    Posted May 15th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung Joseph Yam Chi-kwong will be appointed an adviser to the People's Bank of China after he retires as chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority in September, ... would take up the job. He is a former secretary for home affairs and was appointed chief executive of the Equestrian Company in 2006. The South China Morning Post confirmed in February that Mr ...

  7. News - China - SECURITY

    Communist Party leader makes first visit to People's Armed Police

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Communist Party leader says allegiance to the party is PAP's overriding political priority Communist Party chief Xi Jinping paid his first visit to the People's Armed Police ... of the People's Armed Police's Beijing Corps in the morning, China Central Television reported in its evening news bulletin. Xi met hundreds of senior armed police officers at the force's ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. News - China - SOCIETY

    People's Daily denounces Valentine's Day 'debauchery of decadent cadres'

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 12:00am by XU DONGHUAN

    ... of party members. A four-paragraph story in People's Daily said Valentine's Day had become a hatchery of decadent ideology, indulgent lifestyle, fraud and corruption for some party ... of morality for party members and others, and enhance the party's credibility and solidarity. One microblogger said the problem did not lie with party members either. He said political reform ...

  10. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Outrageous sexism in the People's Daily

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn We were slightly saddened to come across the People's Daily Online piece headlined, "Beautiful female journalists at two sessions", which then had links showing 17, albeit comely, female journalists engaged in covering the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and the National People's Congress. It's hard to know what ...




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