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  1. Business - Banking & Finance

    Amid China market stand off, calls for a more transparent central bank

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 10:59am by Reuters

    ... banking system is not transparent! Nobody knows what is going on, which has been the major reason behind the market panic,” said one Weibo user. ...

  2. News - China

    Transparency a key lesson learned from Sars outbreak in mainland China

    Posted Feb 22nd 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Transparency key lesson learned Sars taught China many lessons, one of the most important being that increased transparency would have made handling the epidemic much easier, says former Ministry of Health spokesman Mao Qunan. Ten years ago, after mounting criticism from governments around the world and the World Health Organisation, which were ...

  3. Business - China Business - REGULATION

    Lack of clarity in China's state secrets law creates transparency woes in HK

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Lawyers say knowing what information can and cannot be seen by third parties is creating corporate transparency problems for HK Lack of definition no state ... said such laws had a wider and vaguer definition than similar legislation overseas and that was creating corporate transparency problems in Hong Kong. The Securities and Futures Commission last ...

  4. News - China - SPACE

    China launches first 'routine service mission' into space

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 04:09pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... the vast expanse of space I will be a student as well." China's space programme has long been criticised for its lack of transparency and the stern face it presents to ordinary people. ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Most Chinese cities hiding vital pollution data from public

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... and the Natural Resources Defence Council in the United States have been monitoring the environmental transparency of 113 major mainland cities since 2009, releasing an annual pollution information transparency index. The researchers said they had grown used to the persistent lack of transparency in mining and industrial centres over the years, but had been surprised this time by the large number ...

  6. News - China

    Kunming mayor stays true to his promise and opens microblog account

    Posted May 17th 2013, 10:47am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler The mayor of Kunming, Li Wenrong, has posted his first message on a Sina Weibo microblog in a move aimed at showing government transparency in the Yunnan provincial capital. Li had promised to open the account on Thursday, when he met with hundreds of protesters on Kunming's streets. The angry crowd had ignored official intimidation to voice ...

  7. News - China - BUSINESS

    African companies in fear of China's corporate invasion

    Posted May 07th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... for African governments to fall back into old habits," he said. Another issue is the lack of transparency involving Chinese aid because Beijing has not officially disclosed where its money goes ... generation and supply, while about US$676 million went into the health sector. The lack of transparency, combined with trade figures indicating that almost 80 per cent of Chinese imports from Africa ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Last orders for lavish banquets

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... demands for accountability, Li rightly stressed the need of more transparency in budgeting and information for public scrutiny. Reforming a huge bureaucracy is daunting. That Xi and Li have made ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Law school graduates carry the nation's hopes for rule of law

    Posted Apr 27th 2013, 12:00am by ANDREW LI

    ... institutions. These expectations relate not only to high standards of competence but also to the institutions' transparency, responsiveness and accountability. Third, we live in an age ...

  10. News - China - CULTURE

    Sales slump topples China as world's top art market

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... underdeveloped in China," she said, adding that the lack of regulations and transparency in the auction market were the biggest problems. This week, Hong Kong sees the spring auctions ...




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