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  1. Obscure agency battles to keep a lid on secrets

    Posted Jul 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... government agencies had been thoroughly checked, the report said. Some sensitive departments are checked four times in a year. Unlike previous campaigns, when cadres found to have violated security ... they were shown were like something out of a James Bond movie. The screensavers for some government computers had been changed to display five 'rules' of national security- do not connect ...

  2. Keeping a watchful eye for intruders

    Posted Sep 25th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Donovan

    ... better at detecting intruders or gathering information. Hargraves said figures showed the market for physical security in the United States was worth US$28 billion in 2003 and was expected to rise to US$170 billion by 2015- and those amounts did not include homeland security and defence sector. With CCTV surveillance having 'really come of age' and the use ...

  3. Spending on festivities cut amid hard times- except on security measures

    Posted Sep 28th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... to resist any opportunities for personal profit. It banned local agencies' using the anniversary as an excuse to raise funds from businesses. Fund-raising in the name of National Day celebrations by local government agencies has been widespread in the past, but this time the central government said they should not collect fees, ask for financial support or canvass advertisements ...

  4. New border-dispute agency belies firm line

    Posted May 21st 2009, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... or recovery of territory that China says was taken by colonial powers when it was weak. Beijing has made securing maritime rights and power a top national priority. The CIA's latest World ... Michael Richardson China recently established a special agency in its Foreign Ministry to handle land and sea border disputes with neighbouring countries. This is an overdue measure since ...

  5. No place for hypocrisy on national security

    Posted Nov 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... report to the US Congress, the US-China Economic and Security Review Commission says China had become 'the most aggressive nation' in spying on the US, and in recruiting Americans ... In the US, restrictions on technology transfer are usually dressed up as a matter of national security. But when they involve widely available commercial technology, they look more like trade ...

  6. US agencies help in fighting people smugglers

    Posted Dec 07th 2009, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford US law enforcement agencies have been training and sharing experiences with officers from Hong Kong's Immigration Department and police in the ongoing battle against people smugglers. Luis CdeBaca, director of the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, said the training took place over the past two months. The US enforcement agencies involved ...

  7. Beijing to reactivate Olympic security plan for anniversary

    Posted Aug 24th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Early this year, Vice-President Xi Jinping was put in charge of a massive national public security campaign aimed at preventing and responding swiftly to social unrest as the year ushered ... Cary Huang in Beijing Beijing authorities announced yesterday that they will reactivate the blanket security plan used for last year's Olympics in the run-up to the 60th anniversary ...

  8. Games guards push top cyclist to ground

    Posted Oct 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong cycling coach Shen Jinkang has complained about rude and violent security staff at the National Games after medal hopeful Wong Kam-po was pushed to the floor ... Shen said. 'The security guards are very rude here and they treat the National Games like the Olympics Games, and never do the athletes any favours. 'Sometimes we try to get ...

  9. Around the Nation

    Posted Dec 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in firefighting and fine anyone who is caught doing so, China National Radio reports. According to the fire rules being revised by the Shanghai People's Congress' Standing Committee, violators ... Sichuan Online reports. According to the new online commentary management guideline issued by the city Public Security Bureau, part-time online commentators, all police, will immediately draft ...

  10. The question of surveillance

    Posted Jun 09th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Leung

    ... studied had seen a drastic reduction in crime. The Home Office recently commissioned the National Policing Improvement Agency (NPIA) to investigate further. 'We want to have more ... the taxpayer tab some more. Installing CCTV can be expensive. 'If all the bells and whistles are added, per-camera costs for outdoor, day/night units can easily approach US$9,800 per position ...




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