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  1. Beijing facing pressure over aid to rogue states

    Posted Jul 29th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing The United States is pressing China to observe international protocols in its financial help to developing countries like Sudan, according to diplomatic sources. ... trust and understanding. 'Through the dialogue, China and the United States can exchange information, clear misgivings and boost bilateral ties,' he said. International organisations ...

  2. United front is best path of persuasion on Iran

    Posted Jun 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the United States and the UN Security Council. Instead he appeared at the World Expo to smooth over Tehran's initial anger at Beijing's failure to use its power of veto to block fresh ... Iran's President Mahmood Ahmadinejad went to Shanghai last week to praise China, not to pour scorn on it for backing the latest round of United Nations sanctions on his country. He ...

  3. Top adviser urges state to stay out of rights row with US

    Posted Mar 07th 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing The State Council should stop issuing an annual report on the United States' human rights situation in retaliation for Washington's criticism ... first reports on human rights in the United States were issued by the society before the National People's Congress's Foreign Affairs Committee took over the role. Only in recent years ...

  4. State fund urges Washington to ease curbs

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Investment Corp has urged Washington to relax scrutiny of mainland government entities investing in the United States to speed up deals that will help create jobs for Americans. Lou Jiwei, the chairman of the mainland's sovereign fund with assets of close to US$300 billion, told the Asian Financial Forum that the fund recently struck a deal to buy a minority ...

  5. Obama likely to set minds at rest in Asia

    Posted Jan 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a habit of being pragmatic on this score, too). News of the first major appointments by his new secretary of state, former first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, is also putting some minds at rest. Clinton-era Pentagon official Kurt Campbell is slated to replace Christopher Hill as assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs- the State Department's key official ...

  6. Enemy of the state

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am

    ... Choephel said by phone from the United States, where he now lives. 'China controls the climate of Tibetan people's life. Sometime it's cold, sometimes it's hot, sometime ... peace. Therefore I don't want these Games.' The film was screened to journalists in Beijing just days before the Games began and again last month to the United Nations Human Rights ...

  7. Parties unite over beating of journalists

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said he had 'reflected the strong concerns' expressed by the Hong Kong media over the incident to the State Council's Hong Kong and Macau ...

  8. Pakistan seen as a rogue state in all but name

    Posted Mar 27th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Institute, name Pakistan as the 'most dangerous rogue country in the world'. Others, former United States ambassador to Islamabad William Milam among them, consider such views are exaggerated. Anti-Musharraf sentiment abounds in the Islamic state as a result of the president allying with the US in its war on terrorism. For its support, poverty-stricken Pakistan has won economic ...

  9. US visa call centre shut down in Shanghai

    Posted Apr 28th 2004, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai Closure over 'illegal operations' leaves many mainland applicants in limbo Shanghai police have shut down a call centre used by the United States ... and inconvenient for people like us, who want to visit their children living in the United States,' one elderly man said. ...

  10. Once proud French lament their state of uncertainty

    Posted Nov 08th 2003, 12:00am by John Kohut

    ... in subtlety and the military weaponry to back it up. Thus, despite its intents, France has helped push the United States further into unilateralism. 'France knows what it doesn't want... ... for a bombardment of the national consciousness. While it's no secret that France is going through a rough patch, these books state that the country faces a crisis more serious than it has recognised ...




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