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  1. Damage control

    Posted Jul 31st 2008, 12:00am by Joseph Cheng

    ... in the initial stage. The riots in Tibet , in March, and the protests in several western capitals against the Olympic torch relay, triggered nationalistic feelings. Chinese leaders turned defensive. ... aspects of China; to avoid exposing its darker side; and to give special attention to international media coverage. This strategy was maintained during the riots in Tibet, and was also put ...

  2. Flame arrives in Beijing as doubt flickers around success of Games

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... deadly riots in Tibet prompting international calls for a boycott of the August Games, Beijing residents said they were still confident the event would be a success. 'There is nothing we can ... been put under increasing pressure as international advocacy groups and some politicians call for boycotts of the summer Olympics in protest against its handling of protests in Tibet and human ...

  3. Tangula Express offers first luxury service

    Posted Jun 06th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng Tourists wanting to view the magnificent landscape of the Tibet plateau and Yunnan while immersed in six-star extravagance such as spa treatment should be prepared to fork out more ... of Shanghai-based Tangula International, said the price for the five-day, four-night service from Beijing to Tibet's capital Lhasa or Lijiang in Yunnan would be comparable with those charged for other ...

  4. Mainland violence may be brewing

    Posted Jul 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to keep the peace with a heavy military presence while rolling back individual freedoms. We have seen Beijing take such measures in Tibet and Xinjiang. But this is a short-term solution and can ...

  5. Subway security to remain tight

    Posted Mar 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... anniversary of the Tibet uprising on March 10 and the first anniversary of bloody rioting in Tibet on March 14. ...

  6. Staunch Hu ally tipped as next Beijing mayor

    Posted Nov 19th 2007, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... because of his performance as the leading party official in Tibet- one of the harshest postings for any Han Chinese official- from 1993 to 2004. Mr Hu was Tibet party chief from 1988 to 1992. Mr ...

  7. Retiring boss urges 'party purity' at Beijing meet

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... environmental protection. The capital would continue to assist the development in Tibet, Xinjiang and Qinghai, as the central government ordered, he said. ...

  8. NPC Briefs

    Posted Mar 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... spent so far on protecting relics in Tibet The central government has invested more than 700 million yuan in protecting relics in Tibet since the late 1970s, said CPPCC member and director of the National Bureau of Relics Shan Jixiang. Xinhua reported that Tibet had more than 2,000 immovable relics, 35 of which were key national relics. Mr Shan said a special fund and taskforce should ...

  9. U.S. under fire as diplomats pull no punches

    Posted Jul 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... to the other or one above the other in China-US relations,' it said. Cui and Pang said the US had often criticised China publicly on issues related to Tibet, Xinjiang, democracy and human rights, ...

  10. Sponsors' big chance

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... of the Games, they will do their utmost to get their message out loud and clear. Beijing should have seen this coming. A counterattack should have been prepared along the lines of talks over Tibet ...




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