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  1. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA lets foreign press attend monthly briefing for first time in bid for greater transparency

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:04pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... understanding of the Chinese military.” PLA spokesman Yang Yujun Officers who oversee the briefings say the new invitations reflect a desire by the top brass to allay foreigners’ concerns over ... Chinese defence policy in a way that is understood. We especially hope that international society will have a correct and objective understanding of the Chinese military,” spokesman Yang Yujun ...

  2. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA says China will join US-led naval drill for first time

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 05:17pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... The PLA Daily report quoted navy spokesman Liang Yang as saying it was the first time that China would participate in the joint maritime exercise. Beijing will send four ships, including a missile ...

  3. News - China - MILITARY

    Father of fighter programme Luo Yang dies after carrier landing triumph

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... China is mourning the death of its J-15 jet-fighter programme chief, who collapsed shortly after the nation's first aircraft carrier returned from successful landing tests involving the jet. Luo Yang, 51, chairman and president of the Shenyang Aircraft Corporation, had a heart attack and died on the way to hospital on Sunday, CCTV reported yesterday - just after Beijing ...

  4. News - China - MILITARY

    The Young Guns of China: Beijing steps up efforts to recruit a new generation of soldiers

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 10:22pm by Bloomberg

    ... applying online to join the military passed 200,000 last August, Xinhua reported. Recruitment campaigns include drives at universities. Last August, female astronaut Liu Yang answered questions ...

  5. News - China - MILITARY

    Wang Xixin named deputy head of Shenyang Military Command

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHIYUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Wang Xixin led 38th Army before being chosen as deputy head of Shenyang Military Command Commander of elite PLA corps named in shuffle The People's Liberation Army saw the start of another reshuffle of top officers before the end of last year, including the appointment of Major-General Wang Xixin, formerly deputy president of National Defence ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - MILITARY

    Lieut Gen Wang Xiaojun tipped for top Hong Kong army post

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com General Wang Xiaojun expected to be named commander of city's PLA garrison, nine years after ending a tour of duty as its deputy Former deputy tipped for top Hong Kong army post Lieutenant General Wang Xiaojun, currently a deputy commander of the People Liberation Army's Shenyang Military Area Command, has become a frontrunner to succeed ...

  7. News - China - MILITARY

    Work under way on China's second aircraft carrier at Dalian yard

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 05:42am by Staff Reporters

    ... later deleted from the internet- stated Liaoning party chief Wang Min told a panel of the provincial people's congress that the second carrier was being built in the city of Dalian. The reports also quoted Wang as saying the port city was building two advanced 052D destroyers. Wang told delegates from Dalian yesterday that the shipyard had started building China's second ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - MILITARY

    PLA drill in Victoria Harbour seen as warning to Hong Kong protesters

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 04:02am by Jeffie Lam and Minnie Chan

    ... while former Basic Law Committee member Professor Wang Zhenmin said the protesters had "gone too far" and "tested the bottom line, harming relations between Hong Kong ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - MILITARY

    Hong Kong researchers barred from doing China's military-related research

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 03:59am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... system, which has both civilian and military applications. Wang Yan, deputy director of the ministry's science and technology exchange centre, said she hoped that restrictions could ...

  10. News - China - MILITARY

    Media officers to help PLA be 'more open and transparent'

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 12:35pm by Minnie Chan, Bryan Harris

    ... territorial disputes in the East and South China seas some of the most important issues they will comment on, military observers said. Colonel Liang Yang is the navy's first ever media spokesman, ...




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