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  1. News - China - CRIME

    Knife-wielding man in Shanghai subdued after slashing 12

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... killed two female relatives. Xia Yongxin, 43, told the Oriental Morning Post he saw the man slashing pupils and parents when he drove near the school gate to pick up his own child and he then chased after the man. "I picked up a shovel to bash him and he fought back with the knife," Xia said. "He was very forceful. I bashed him several times and the shovel even broke, ...

  2. Shanghainese welcome bid to revive dialect

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... communication,' Qian said. 'Most of those born after 2000 are unable to speak a single word of it. 'Without campaigns to promote the language, it will inevitably become extinct.' Xia Hui, ... no problems understanding what we are saying, but she always responds in Putonghua, except the occasional burst of simple words in Shanghainese,' Xia said. Putonghua is the prevalent language ...

  3. Shanghai harmed by official's graft, says party chief

    Posted Jul 28th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... in September. Mr Xi vowed yesterday Shanghai would continue to pursue its goal of becoming an international centre of finance and trade. Anti-corruption watchdog official Xia Zanzhong said the party ... completely departed from the principles and ideals that a party member, and high-level party leader and cadre ought to have. His world view, personal view and values had decayed,' said Mr Xia ...

  4. Few takers so far for new 10-year 'green cards'

    Posted Aug 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... visas that went on offer this week to foreigners who meet certain strict criteria. For one academic, that's not surprising. Professor Xia Xueluan, of Peking University, said the offer had ... Professor Xia said a high threshold for entry was necessary. 'China has such a big population. If [taking new residents] does not give China any benefits, it will be difficult [for ...

  5. Restaurants braced for festival rush in spite of increased prices

    Posted Jan 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as 9 per cent this year from last year. 'The major reason is the growing cost of ingredients and labour,' marketing director Xia Xiangqing said. The mainland's overall Consumer Price ... to huge market demand, especially for the famous restaurants,' Mr Xia said. Shanghai resident Wu Tongping, who booked a 2,000 yuan meal for his family, said he didn't care much about ...

  6. State policies fail to address realities of property market

    Posted Jan 09th 2010, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... being. Xia Ya: (silent) Mother: Hasn't your family got any other apartment? Xia Ya: There's a four-bedroom apartment near downtown. My parents are living there. I suppose there is also ...

  7. Brushing aside the past

    Posted Mar 14th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... been criticised by the public.' Ken Xia, another visitor, noted: 'His works feature lots of Chinese elements and give new looks to old and familiar things like drums, toilets ...

  8. Taking easy way out in property crisis

    Posted May 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... market,' said Xia Bin, director of the finance research institute of the State Council Development and Research Council. 'Other governments take such measures. We alone are completely open ...



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