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  1. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    China's first lady Peng Liyuan's fashion style has made her a global sensation

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 09:39am by Jing Zhang

    ... President Xi Jinping, at Nanjing's Purple Palace, once again caught the eye of the Chinese online community. And no wonder, since Forbes this year listed Peng as the 57th most powerful woman ... Xi's drive to clean up the ruling party. Her own public image as a folk singer and performer adds a glamorous flair hitherto unseen in high-profile women in China's ruling political class. ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Carnival China, by Kerry Brown

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 11:52am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Carnival China: China in the Era of Hu Jintao and Xi Jinping by Kerry Brown Imperial College Press 4.5 stars David Wilson A 2009 public survey by the state-owned magazine ... on Chinese society until the March 2013 accession of President Xi Jinping is punchy but tender, even amusing. For him, China is a dark and complex carnival in which every citizen performs. "The ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: Betrayal in Paris, by Paul French

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 03:52pm by KIN-MING LIU

    ... Kin-ming Liu Betrayal in Paris by Paul French Penguin 4 stars Liu Kin-ming To understand the "Chinese dream"- described by President Xi Jinping as a "national rejuvenation"- one must learn about the "century of humiliation", the period between 1839 on the eve of the first Opium War and 1949 with the founding of the People's Republic, when China ...

  4. News - China - SCIENCE

    Is corruption all in the mind?

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 04:02am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... against official corruption since the People's Republic was founded in 1949. More than 30,000 government officials have been prosecuted for taking bribes since President Xi Jinping launched ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - REVIEWS

    Review: Knowing Heaven and Earth through Observation

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 09:44am by OLIVIA WANG

    ... that emulate the style of Northern Song dynasty landscape painters Fan Kuan and Guo Xi. These four works illustrate Tai's reverence for his artistic heritage and the starting point for his later ...

  6. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Mainland brand Mo & Co celebrates its 10th anniversary in style

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Divia Harilela

    ... on the runway in the autumn-winter collection by Edition, 10 Mo & Co's high-end sister brand, while celebrity guests included actress Maggie Cheung Man-yuk, models Ming Xi and Tian Yi, singer ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: Following the Leader, by David Lampton

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 06:41pm by DAVID BARTRAM

    ... to Xi Jinping sets out to humanise figures usually only remembered for their political contribution. Over a long China career at John Hopkins University, Lampton has enjoyed access not only ... Xilai, a leader of the old school outmanoeuvred by President Xi Jinping and his allies. Lampton's interviews yield some fascinating anecdotes, not least the story of Bo simultaneously ...

  8. News - China - PRESTIGE MOTORING

    What austerity drive? Wealthy Chinese undeterred as they flock to lavish auto show

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 06:33pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... president in March last year, Xi Jinping has mounted an austerity campaign among top officials and a highly publicised crackdown on corruption, designed to rein in spending. China’s business ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    'Iron Man' hitmaker Eric Kwok is looking forward to his Coliseum shows

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 11:14pm by RACHEL MOK

    ... Lok-shing and Mark Lui Chung-tak, as well as lyricists Wyman Wong Wai-man and Lin Xi, have staged their own concerts, playing their back catalogues with star-studded line-ups. Now that Kwok is doing ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    How Chinese University vice-chancellor Joseph Sung promotes vision of holistic learning

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:49am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... figures and thinkers, including writers Pai Hsien-yung and Wu Nien-jen, poet Bei Dao (not young people's usual icons) and pop lyricist Lin Xi had students queuing up to attend. At an address ...




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