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  1. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Mixed reviews over Vice-Premier's light-hearted tone

    Posted Jul 12th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Vice-premier's humour at opening of Sino-US economic dialogue seen as refreshing by many, but others label his comments inappropriate Wang Yang's surprisingly light-hearted tone ... same-sex marriage, this is not what Jacob Lew and I want Wang's remarks came at a meeting with US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew to start the strategic and economic dialogue in Washington ...

  2. Launch boosts nation's international standing

    Posted Oct 16th 2003, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... of the spacecraft and 38-year-old Lieutenant-Colonel Yang Liwei. Internationally, a successful mission will ensure China a much-coveted place in the elite space club along with the United States and Russia, ...

  3. Caution advised as cashed-up China eyes global asset fire sale

    Posted Mar 09th 2009, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei As the global financial crisis brings banks, insurers, carmakers and resource companies in the United States and Europe to their knees and sends asset values plunging, ... Life chairman Yang Chao confirmed last week. In the past few months, as troubled US carmakers have sought to offload assets, hardly a week has gone by without reports that mainland carmakers ...

  4. Face up to the foreign media more often

    Posted Aug 04th 2008, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Yang jokingly told a group of top editors of Hong Kong media organisations last month that there was a popular saying on the mainland that people had three things to guard against: fire, ... Wang Xiangwei President Hu Jintao's rare interview on Friday with a select group of foreign reporters, just one week before the Olympic Games, was newsworthy, but not because Mr Hu ...

  5. Hu secures his legacy but lineup shows power sharing in party

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... the so-called fifth-generation leaders, with Li Keqiang and Mr Xi at the top. Other core fifth-generation leaders are most likely to include the new Politburo members, including Wang Qishan , Wang Yang ... the National People's Congress approves the reshuffle of the State Council. Wang Yang, 52, currently Chongqing's party secretary, is slated to become the Guangdong party chief, while Mr Bo, ...

  6. Shanghai scandal investigation scaled down

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Changxing case as some people have suggested,' one source said. Shanghai government spokeswoman Jiao Yang said yesterday that the city was co-operating in the investigation into Mr Chau. ... frenzy. Meanwhile, Shanghai government spokeswoman Jiao Yang yesterday denied a report in Singapore's The Straits Times which said former city vice-mayor Sha Lin was under house arrest ...

  7. News - 18th Party Congress

    Wang Yang

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 05:15pm

    ... Hailing from one of the country's poorest provinces, Wang Yang lacks the revolutionary pedigree of the so-called "princeling" party leaders. Yet since taking office in 2007, Wang has led a far-reaching crackdown on corruption resulting in several high-profile convictions, including that of former Shenzhen mayor Xu Zongheng. He has also overseen a rise in government ...

  8. The hard sell

    Posted Dec 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Yang Xiyun

    ... Chinese retailers spruce up their image in Argentina's ailing economy, writes Yang Xiyun Zheng Changsheng surveys the neat shelves of his Buenos Aires supermarket with satisfaction, recalling how he left the poverty of his hometown of Fuqing in Fujian province for the uneasy life of an immigrant retailer in Argentina. 'In China, we were really poor, it was very ...

  9. Missing ingredient

    Posted Sep 20th 2007, 12:00am by Margaret Yang

    ... For West Kowloon to succeed, Hong Kong must realise the value of artistic pursuits, writes Margaret Yang The West Kowloon Cultural District project will be, among other things, a great ... as not worth the effort. Changing such thinking is the biggest challenge facing the arts district. Margaret Yang is chief executive officer of the Hong Kong Sinfonietta Limited ...

  10. Out of the Box and off the wall

    Posted Sep 16th 2007, 12:00am by Yeung Yang

    ... Yeung Yang Fans of the Box have come to expect the unexpected from the Hong Kong music ensemble. Kung Chi-shing, who co-founded the Box with UK-based writer, illustrator and performer Peter Suart in 1987, has been known to play the violin with a plastic stirrer and will be sounding out the ancient percussion instrument of crotales with his bow in the forthcoming production ...




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