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  1. Villagers hold land rally

    Posted Jan 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Staff reporter About 1,000 villagers angered by land seizures and alleged corruption rallied in front of Guangzhou's government headquarters on Tuesday. The protesters from Wanggang village demanded adequate compensation for land seized by their local government. They threatened to turn their village into 'a second Wukan' if their dispute was not solved. (Wukan ...

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    PLA holds navy-air force joint exercise as Diaoyu tensions rise

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHIYUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Report of PLA exercise 'sends signal to Japan' A joint navy-air force exercise to practise an amphibious assault and landing was held earlier ... landing ships berthed two kilometres offshore, the report said. With a squadron of attack aircraft providing cover, the landing fleet proceeded though a waterway sown with anti-ship mines, ...

  3. Ma holds NT$100m in personal wealth

    Posted Apr 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... negotiable instruments, five plots of land and four buildings they own in Taiwan. Mainland media outlets also reported on the personal assets held by other senior Taiwanese officials, including ... Taiwan's vice-president-elect, Wu Den-yih, a former premier, and his wife reportedly held NT$13.8 million in bank savings, plus a Camry car, two plots of land and one building, Premier Sean Chen ...

  4. Lack of democracy is holding us back

    Posted Jul 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... land prices, low housing production and mega profit margins for the big developers. Likewise, failure to make serious progress on air pollution, despite the enormous public health cost, has ... of in other developed societies. Now Leung promises to address all these issues, with more land supply, more pollution controls and a direct attack on poverty. Good. But it still remains to be seen ...

  5. Hopewell will build hotel after it agrees to premium

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com Hopewell Holdings has finally cleared all the major obstacles in the nearly three-decade struggle over its Hopewell Centre II hotel development in Wan Chai, and has accepted the government's land exchange offer by paying a premium of HK$3.73 billion. After appealing against the land premium demand, Hopewell yesterday announced it had ...

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    Tibetan exiles gather to debate future of their land

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... as the ultimate power in the exile movement, is not attending the meeting, in line with his "retirement" from politics, but he will hold a prayer session when the meeting ends on Friday. Many ...

  7. Petitioner 'poisoned' for land complaints

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... beat him and forcibly injected him with toxic chemicals, fellow petitioners said. Mao Qiping, 58, who had led petitioners from Fuzhou in taking their grievances over land confiscation to central authorities in Beijing several times since 2010, was followed by several unidentified men holding metal bars as he went to work at his apiary on Tuesday of last week, said fellow ...

  8. Vow of land-grab probe silences Lufeng uprising

    Posted Sep 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... into illegal land grabs that triggered days of sometimes violent protests last week. Village representatives promised to co-operate with the government and not do anything 'too drastic' while ... look into accusations that village officials illegally seized and sold off the community's collectively held land. Villagers claim tracts have been sold to developers to build factories ...

  9. Taiwan issue, spying hold back ties with US military

    Posted Nov 16th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... with a US spy plane. The pilot of the Chinese jet, Wang Wei, was never found. Two dozen American crew members were detained for 11 days after they made an emergency landing on Hainan. Wong said ... force China desk officer, said the US side hoped to expand military exchanges from land and naval forces to the air forces. 'So far, the US exchanges are just with the PLA land and navy, ...

  10. Quotes of the week

    Posted Jun 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Christine Lagarde It's unfortunate if people think of affordable housing as a sort of class warfare Spokesman for film director George Lucas, who angered the neighbours by selling his land ...




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