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  1. The odd couple: Mao and Hoxha's unusual alliance

    Posted Apr 10th 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Sino-Soviet relations break down. Albania backs China and the Soviet Union responds by organising an unsuccessful campaign to oust Hoxha. China starts supplying aid to Albania. 1961: The Soviet Union ... is of lower quality than Soviet materials. Ironically, because of the language barrier, technicians from the two countries are forced to communicate in Russian. 1962: Hoxha hails Soviet leader Nikita ...

  2. Pull-out has little real effect on Sino-US relations

    Posted Mar 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... only played a marginal role in strained Sino-US ties and that many thornier issues lay ahead. Just hours before the muchexpected announcement by Google that it was relocating its ... greater internet freedom, Beijing repeatedly said the issue should not be politicised. Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang said yesterday Sino-US relations would not be undermined by Google's ...

  3. US sidelined as Central Asia's 'Great Game' intensifies

    Posted Jul 08th 2005, 12:00am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... forum for ironing out differences in Asia,' says Mei Renyi, an expert on Sino-US relations at the Beijing Foreign Language University. 'As long as it helps to bring peace and stability ...

  4. Protectionism a big risk to trade growth

    Posted Feb 07th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... and Sino-Indian trade frictions. Many Chinese toy factory owners who are still on Lunar New Year holidays are unaware of the bad news, while those who have heard say the move will aggravate the gloomy ... stipulated using domestically produced iron and steel for infrastructure investments. Even though the Senate agreed to water down the provisions to be 'consistent with US obligations under ...

  5. Wen expects historic step in ties with India

    Posted Apr 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... partnership between the nuclear neighbours. 'We hope that all differences will be ironed out before the signing ceremony,' an Indian diplomat involved in the negotiations said. 'China ... is that any new commitment to Beijing should not seal its options with the west, particularly the United States. But New Delhi also wants the new Sino-Indian pact to send a signal to Washington ...

  6. 'We are focusing on domestic development... we need a peaceful and safe environment'

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to sovereignty and territorial integrity, which China considers its 'core interests', Wen said China would stick to its principles. 'Even when we were poor, we were iron-willed about ... can squarely face the issues and get back to the foundation laid out by the three Sino-US communiqu?s in order to resume and improve bilateral ties.' ...

  7. Neighbourly strife

    Posted Aug 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... region? Mainland commentators and mainstream People's Liberation Army generals constantly cast their challenges in a Sino-US context. If smaller neighbours are mentioned at all, ... its shell to promote cultural and sporting exchanges. Lately, though, any soft power has taken on a decidedly harder edge. Countries large and small across East Asia have felt the iron fist ...

  8. Diplomatic strategy paves the way for China's rise

    Posted Dec 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and strategically than any other country in the world. The memories of its war with the US and other western nations in Korea were still fresh and the once cast-iron Moscow-Beijing axis was shattered, ... members who retreated to Taiwan after a bitter civil war. Amid all these crises, the Sino-American rapprochement in 1971 was truly revolutionary. Mao Zedong's strategic alliance with the US ...

  9. The balance of powers

    Posted May 18th 2004, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... showcasing the importance of China for Europe. In Brussels, Mr Wen underscored with unquestionable clarity China's intention to deepen a new multi-dimensional Sino-European relationship. He ... 'hegemony'- represents for Europe a fresh and palatable approach to world concerns. Ironically, during a joint press conference with Tony Blair at No10 Downing Street, the expected questions about ...

  10. Sino-Indian trade tops US$5 billion

    Posted Nov 28th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... second and third-largest economies will touch $7.5 billion by the end of the year and says it could reach $10 billion next year. India's principal exports to China include iron and steel, ...




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