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  1. Quotes of the Week

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... to the internationally recognised Law of Nations, the People's Republic of China is not the lawful owner but the Republic of China, [which is] the political 'successor in interest' of the Qing ...

  2. Character reference avoids blunder

    Posted Nov 18th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo It looks like a repeat of our president's humiliation at the White House earlier this year, but this time it was at the hand of his fellow communists, the Vietnamese. You may recall during the Hu Jintao state visit to the US in April, an English-speaking announcer at the White House declared China as 'the Republic of China'- as in the renegade ...

  3. Quotes of The Week

    Posted Feb 21st 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Macau?s decision to deny entry to South China Morning Post photographer Felix Wong Chi-keung If somebody chose to act this way? I hope I would be fast enough to catch it. Finance minister John ...

  4. Presidential slip-ups fuel conspiracy theories

    Posted Apr 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Conspiracy theories abound on the internet about whether the US deliberately let slip a series of humiliations during President Hu Jintao's visit to the White House. You have heard about the English-speaking announcer declaring China as 'the Republic of China'- as in that renegade province across the Taiwan Strait- and a rather notorious Falun Gong ...

  5. Gleeful daily hyperventilates over Taiwan's ignoble day of 'firsts'

    Posted May 27th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Wen Wei Po reported with glee on its front page yesterday the arrest of Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian's son-in-law Chao Chien-ming for alleged insider trading. It's not often that the Beijing-backed newspaper refers to Mr Chen& ...

  6. China's problems once again become the problems of the world, naturally

    Posted Jul 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Louis Vuitton labels. US News and World Report poses 'The China Challenge', with the fairly predictable sub-head, 'What the awakening giant will mean for America'. Even our ... special of the British science weekly Nature is on 'China's place in the world', certainly not the most scientific of subjects for a leading technical research journal. One ...

  7. Tarred with the same brush by the west

    Posted Sep 04th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo China celebrates its resurgence and new-found prosperity with the Olympics; Russia makes a similar statement by invading Georgia. Interestingly, both events have generated howls ... the development of western institutions built up by Nato and the European Union by their offers of membership to former Soviet republics and satellites. Resurgent Moscow no doubt entertains ambitions ...

  8. Rich boys tone down the language of greed

    Posted Apr 30th 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... the tension. Here is a list of such binary codes: Crony capitalism/public-private partnerships: When they are Russians, they are called oligarchs. In China, they are red capitalists. ... they are now effectively low- interest foreign aid given out by trade- surplus and large-forex-reserves countries, such as the oil-rich Gulf states and China, to pay for Washington's domestic ...



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