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  1. Return of the sage

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao Confucius is back. That was the unmistakable message Beijing sent out last summer when the sage took centre stage in the opening extravaganza of the Olympic Games, alongside other traditional Chinese cultural icons such as calligraphy and the ...

  2. Put more trust in Tibetan officials and listen to locals, delegates urge

    Posted Mar 06th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Kristine Kwok and Shi Jiangtao Delegates to the CPPCC called on the government to put more trust in Tibetan officials and pay more heed to grass-roots voices to construct sustainable Tibet policies. Their comments, made during a small group discussion amo ...

  3. Real estate bubble 'threat to economy'

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao Shanghai's property bubble has become a risk for the mainland's economy, which will see faster growth due to an easing of controls on industrial investment, an analyst warned yesterday. Dong Tao, Credit Suisse First Boston's ch ...

  4. Official defends closure as 'in step with Islamic doctrine'

    Posted Jul 17th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao A senior mainland religious official has defended the controversial closure of mosques in Urumqi last week, saying it was in line with Islamic doctrine. Despite opposition from Muslim Uygurs, authorities closed mosques across Urumqi last Frid ...

  5. Number of corrupt cadres fleeing 'curbed'

    Posted Sep 07th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing More than 70 corrupt cadres who fled overseas have been arrested by mainland authorities on graft charges since 1998 as part of a wider national crackdown on corruption, according to a senior prosecutor. Wang Jianming, director of ...

  6. Laws target police and social stability

    Posted Aug 29th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... and demonstrations, or engage in illegal activities that affect social stability in the name of religion or practising qi gong, can be detained for up to 15 days and fined a maximum of 1,000 yuan. The banned ...

  7. Bush preaches freedom to the converted

    Posted Nov 21st 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... but I never expect to get so close to him,' said the excited 68-year-old. 'I believe his visit today is of great significance because it shows the power of the religion which has brought us ...

  8. Beijing reviews key human rights treaty

    Posted Sep 06th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... of expression, religion and association, according to analysts. Rao Geping, from Peking University, said the move towards ratification of the covenant, corresponding to the mainland's economic ...



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