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  1. Olympic Dreams: China and Sports, 1895-2008

    Posted Apr 20th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Coonan

    ... Clifford Coonan Olympic Dreams: China and Sports, 1895-2008 by Xu Guoqi Harvard University Press, HK$240 Deng Xiaoping's idea of 'one country, two systems' has been famously ... to be represented at the Olympics? Reading Xu Guoqi's Olympic Dreams, his accomplished study of China and sport, it is sometimes impossible to see the sport behind the murky veil of politics, although ...

  2. Business - Money - RQFII

    Taiwan to let investors trade in mainland China stocks via ETFs this year

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 03:45pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Taipei Taiwan will launch an exchange-traded fund platform for investors to trade in stocks on mainland China’s exchanges this year, the chairman of Taiwan’s Financial Supervisory Commission said in a statement to lawmakers on Wednesday. The proposed ETFs would allow Taiwan fund managers to invest in Chinese stocks under the mainland’s renminbi qualified foreign ...

  3. Sovereignty issue overrules sport

    Posted Apr 27th 2007, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... as it would 'mislead others into thinking Taiwan is part of China'. Wu Chin-tsai, secretary-general of the National Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, said Taiwan would welcome ... that the Olympic torch could not to enter the island's territory on its route to next year's Games in Beijing appears to have divided the island's sports officials from its government. ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    Students vow to continue Taiwan parliament protest after deadline to meet demands ignored

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 03:29pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Students seek island-wide protests Taiwanese students occupying the Legislative Yuan called on people across the island to join their protest after the ruling party failed to meet their deadline to drop a f ...

  5. China's Pan is on cue to take pool world by storm

    Posted Jan 16th 2005, 12:00am by Al Campbell

    ... Al Campbell Angela Pan Xiaoting could be considered the Zhang Lianwei of the nine-ball set. In much the same way China's number one golfer has had his hurdles to overcome, the 23-year-old Pan is navigating uncharted territory as she seeks to become the world's top female pool player in what is increasingly becoming a viable professional sport. Her equal-third at last ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - SHORT SPORT

    Short Sport, March 3, 2013

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... and Tailwind Sports Corporation claiming Armstrong committed fraud by concealing his use of drugs during the 1999, 2000 and 2001 Tours. Armstrong was also sued in US federal court in Los Angeles ...

  7. News - China

    Taiwan develops ‘smart’ munitions against China

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 08:31pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... fighters before the year’s end, with the last six being refitted and scheduled to be completed in December, the Taipei-based China Times reported. The defence ministry declined to comment ... to use, they say. The China Times said the refusal to sell JDAMs to Taiwan by United States had prompted the island to develop the offensive weapon on its own. Ties between Taiwan and its giant ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Islands row hangs over Tokyo bid

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Shigemi Sato in Tokyo The territorial dispute over the Diaoyu Islands may have a negative impact on Japan's 2020 hopes given China's strong influence in Asia Islands row hangs over Tokyo bid The territorial row that has disrupted sporting fixtures between China and Japan could even impact on Tokyo's bid for the 2020 Olympics in the murky world where sport meets ...

  9. Sport - China - CRICKET

    Cricket pioneer Danny Lai sets sights on Taiwan

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Danny Lai is impressed by sports culture in schools and government Cricket pioneer sets sights on Taiwan The man largely responsible for cricket finding ... and I was very impressed by the sports culture in the schools and the government and I accepted their offer to be a consultant to develop the game," Lai said. During two separate tenures ...

  10. Lai outclasses field to book his berth in China Open

    Posted Apr 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter A jubilant Lai Hong-lin outclassed the rest of the field with a one over 73 for a 36-hole total of 146 in the Volvo China Open's final qualifying competition at Beijing ... amateur Xu Wenjun. Another amateur, Li Xiaolong, took the third and final spot for next week's US$1.8 million China Open. He finished a further three shots back. 'The course is very ...




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