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  1. Is it next stop Beijing for Bo aboard the Chongqing express?

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... or their predecessors, have been tainted by the scandal. Bo's predecessor in Chongqing, Wang Yang, now the Guangdong party chief, is widely seen as a rising political star. Like Bo, Wang has a good chance ... his elevation. It was widely interpreted as a step to prepare him for a high position in the central government. Like his predecessor in Chongqing, Wang Yang, Bo is believed to have a good ...

  2. Nansha refinery 'likely to move'

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Shi Jiangtao

    ... there had been no final word on it. Strong opposition from Hong Kong and Macau over environmental concerns, and new Guangdong Communist Party Secretary Wang Yang's departures from his ... Council's guidelines for the Pearl River Delta's development up to 2020, of which Mr Wang was one of the main architects. The guidelines, issued early this year, support building more ...

  3. Top judicial officials issue alert over corruption

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... in Guangdong that brought down several officials, including the province's top court official, Yang Xiancai. Mr Wang said many judges lacked 'professionalism and moral fibre' and had ... and its top prosecutor have warned. In their annual reports to the National People's Congress yesterday, Wang Shengjun, president of the Supreme People's Court, and Procurator General ...

  4. Geologist defies ban to discuss possible link between the disaster and a hydroelectric dam

    Posted May 12th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... and before so many breakthroughs on important scientific and engineering topics,' he writes. Wang Yongchen, a Beijing-based environmentalist, praised Mr Yang's work as invaluable, saying: ... Shi Jiangtao Geologist Yang Yong was doing a field survey along the Jinsha (Yangtze) River in a Sichuan county bordering Tibet when he learned of the earthquake. He set out ...

  5. A capital question arises: now what happens?

    Posted Aug 25th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma, Shi Jiangtao

    ... intangible legacies will remain. Wang Yongchen, of Beijing-based Green Earth Volunteers, said the Games would help China conform to international practices, on which the country has set its eyes ... seldom have the chance to listen to how the world sees us and what other people think of us,' Ms Wang said. International monitoring and criticism will exert pressure on China and push ...

  6. Debate over dam's role in quake goes on

    Posted May 08th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... scientists] could represent the official views of the China Earthquake Administration,' Wang Xiaofeng, director of the executive office of the State Council's Three Gorges Project ... and another geologist, Yang Yong, the Sichuan earthquake could be a first as no other country had built high dams so close to a major fault line. The Zipingpu dam has long been controversial. Dozens ...

  7. Environment takes a back seat

    Posted May 12th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... and the dozens of 'quake lakes' that remain. Yang Yong, a Sichuan-based geologist, said authorities had yet to tackle the enormous damage to the dams and reservoirs. According to the Ministry ... of them have yet to be repaired,' said Mr Yang, who surveyed damaged dams in the quake zone over the past year. He also appealed to authorities to pay attention to three dozen quake lakes ...

  8. 'Red tourism' campaign profits from patriotic fervour

    Posted May 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... campaign for red tourism was kicked off early this year,' said tour guide Wang Jinxia. Ms Wang, a 36-year-old local who has been working at the museum since it opened, said most visitors were ... by more than 20 per cent. Red tourism accounted for 14 per cent of the province's total tourism income last year, according to Xinhua. Yang Guohua, deputy chief of the Jiaozhuanghu tunnel ...

  9. Lockdown in the capital ahead of military parade

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... during the morning rush hour. 'It's bad luck for us and we have been hit hard by the celebrations,' said a cabbie in his 50s, surnamed Wang, who planned to head home ... Xiang, Li Ning and Guo Jingjing; astronauts including Yang Liwei; and heros of the Sichuan earthquake 8pm, gala lasting about 100 minutes Dance and music by ethnic groups; lion dance; modern ...



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