• Friday
  • November 28, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:21pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 41 for xinhua news agency

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Spy-case journalist's family to appeal

    Posted Sep 01st 2006, 12:00am by Josephine Ma, Lawrence Chung

    ... by the assignments they gave to him,' Xinhua quoted the verdict as saying. The news agency said the sentence was lenient after taking into account Ching's co-operation in providing details of his ... part in various academic exchange programmes. He could not have any knowledge of the nature of the Taiwanese foundation referred to as a 'spy agency' in the Xinhua report. Neither ...

  2. News - China - TAIWAN

    Beijing ends Ma Ying-jeou's dream of meeting Xi Jinping at next Apec summit

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 04:39am by Lawrence Chung, Minnie Chan

    ... international venue," she was quoted as saying by Xinhua news agency. Fan said Apec's memorandum of understanding clearly laid out the criteria for the Taiwan delegation to attend the informal ... Economic Co-operation (Apec) summit on the mainland. Fan Liqing, spokeswoman of the mainland State Council's Taiwan Affairs Office, made it clear at a news conference in Beijing yesterday ...

  3. News - China - DEFENCE

    Taiwan scrambles fighter jets after PLA spy planes 'repeatedly' breach airspace

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 02:45pm by Lawrence Chung, AFP

    ... Lawrence Chung and Agence France-Presse Fighter jets scrambled after maritime patrol planes allegedly enter sensitive area Mainland 'breaches' Taiwan air zone Taiwan's air ... occurred. Taiwan's United Daily News cited an unidentified military officer as saying that in the past PLA aircraft had detoured so as not to enter the Taiwanese zone. By entering it this time ...

  4. News - China - ACCIDENT

    Taiwanese officials defend letting TransAsia plane fly in wake of typhoon after 48 die in crash

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 09:12pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... has caused heavy casualties, the mainland’s State Council Taiwan Affairs Office, said in a statement, according to Xinhua. The plane had been awaiting permission to fly due to heavy rains ... Thailand and Cambodia, among its Asian destinations. Additional reporting by Nectar Gan, Danny Mok, Agence-France-Presse, Associated Press, Reuters ...

  5. News - China - CROSS-STRAIT AFFAIRS

    Taiwan's ex-premier slammed for singing Chinese national anthem

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 04:41pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... failing to display a July 22, 1937, declaration by the communists, in which they pledged to join the effort to save the nation, according to Taiwan’s Central News Agency. Hau said the omission ...

  6. News - China - COMMEMORATION

    Xi Jinping blasts Japan at 77th anniversary ceremony of Marco Polo Bridge Incident

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 12:38pm by Andrea Chen, Lawrence Chung

    ... nationalist sentiments and centralise political power". Additional reporting by Agence France-Presse ...


    Beijing denies talks with Taipei stalled after anti-trade deal protests

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 04:12am by Lawrence Chung

    ... that was supposed to be signed at the end of this year. The possibility of concluding the talks this year was "nearly non-existent", he said. But Fan was quoted by Xinhua as saying that executive ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Mainland passenger may be Hong Kong-bound with bomb, Taiwan warns

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 11:50pm by Lawrence Chung, Phila Siu and Danny Mok

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei, Phila Siu and Danny Mok The mainland woman could be heading to Hong Kong on a deadly mission today or tomorrow, Taiwanese intelligence agency warns Airlines on alert for ‘passenger carrying bomb’ A mainland woman might be planning to board a flight from the mainland to Hong Kong with a bomb, Taiwanese authorities have warned. Taiwan's airport ...

  9. News - China - CRIME

    It felt 'nice': What Taipei subway killer told police after stabbing spree

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 11:22am by Lawrence Chung

    ... department. Passengers rushed out of the attacker’s train car when it arrived at Jiangzicui on the metro’s main east-west line, shouting for people on the platform to flee, according to news reports. ... on a murderous rampage. “I feel extremely shocked and hurt by this grave event,” Ma said on his Facebook page. He said he told the cabinet to “order the National Police Agency to do all it can to check ...

  10. News - China - CRIME

    Knifeman who stabbed four to death on Taipei subway had 'planned attack for years'

    Posted May 21st 2014, 06:14pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... that they would increase police patrols on the subway system in the aftermath of the attack. As of 4.50 pm yesterday, the subway returned to normal operations, according to Xinhua. Police have stepped up ...




SCMP.com Account