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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Beijing faces dilemma as its share of global arms trade grows

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:03am by Cary Huang

    ... considerations. China and the US are using arms deliveries to South Asia to strengthen their influence in the region. The arms trade is one of the world's most corrupt, fuelling conflict and poverty ...

  2. Revision of GDP makes China the 6th-biggest economy

    Posted Dec 21st 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... than 100 million people living in poverty, among them 26.1 million farmers in absolute poverty,' he said. Nor would the fact the economy was bigger than thought help resolve many ...

  3. Tone set for yearly economic meeting

    Posted Nov 26th 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... institutional reforms. It urged officials to be alert and tackle the problems that ordinary people felt strongly about: job creation, improving the social security system, reducing poverty, promoting ...

  4. Faster, higher, costlier

    Posted Sep 18th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Southern University of Politics and Economics. She said poverty was behind Chinese athletes' success at sports like weightlifting and running which found it hard to recruit talent in many ... of childhood, dosed with hormones and indoctrinated with party ideology are legion. Managing editor Mr Lin said the key to China's success was the combination of central planning, poverty ...

  5. China ready to flex wings as world power

    Posted Aug 08th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... to do than point fingers at our affairs. China does not, first, export revolution; second, export poverty and hunger; third, cause troubles for you. What else is there to say?' Recent ...

  6. Closing the gulf created by reform

    Posted Dec 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... where the vast majority are uninsured. Today, about 10 million peasants fall below the official poverty line each year through illness. More than 80 per cent of rural residents do not have any ... Hundreds of millions of people have been lifted from poverty and living standards in both urban and rural areas have seen drastic improvements as all sectors of the economy have roared to life ...

  7. Deng's bold vision of change and challenges in equal measure

    Posted Nov 17th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... million people lifted out of poverty during this time. The World Bank hails that as the biggest poverty-reduction effort in history and the country's greatest contribution to world ...

  8. Growth gravitates inland in downturn

    Posted Jun 15th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang Long derided as poverty-stricken backwaters reliant on government handouts, the mainland's inland provinces are getting a boost from an unexpected quarter- the global financial crisis. As more companies seek to cut costs to stave off sliding earnings, many are relocating to cheaper inner regions away from the more high-cost coastal provinces. Among those making ...

  9. Has the WTO helped China? It's all in the numbers...

    Posted Dec 13th 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... of 2001, the world's largest developing economy has grown- and reduced poverty- as it intensifies its links with the global economy. There is irony in the development. The socialist-founded ...



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