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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Radical legislators threaten to block approval of HK$100m for quake aid

    Posted Apr 24th 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT AND COLLEEN LEE

    ... Joshua But and Colleen Lee Radical pan-democrats threaten to block approval in use of HK$100 million Division likely over quake donation A fierce debate is expected in the Legislative Council today over the use of a HK$100 million donation to help Sichuan earthquake victims, with radical pan-democrats threatening to block approval with a filibuster. Some people fear ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Warning over city becoming 'politicised'

    Posted May 14th 2013, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Work Department of the Central Committee and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office to discuss the latest disaster relief for the victims of the Yaan earthquake in Sichuan province. They also ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Party papers remark on Hong Kong quake donation furore

    Posted May 07th 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT

    ... Joshua But joshua.but@scmp.com Pan-democrats are quoted approvingly in attacks on credibility of mainland charities Party papers use HK quake fund saga to point finger Two Communist Party mouthpieces yesterday reported the controversy in Hong Kong over the HK$100 million donation to earthquake victims in Sichuan - pointing the finger at the Red Cross Society of China. The articles, ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Gauging reaction of mainland China to policies not viable, says Anson Chan

    Posted May 11th 2013, 08:47pm by Tony Cheung

    ... to Leung's remark on Thursday that the debate about whether to make a donation to victims of the earthquake in Yaan , Sichuan quake given the corruption of mainland officials could be "unfair ...

  5. News - China - POLITICS

    Beijing, Taipei sign science pacts

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 04:12am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Two sides formalise weather and earthquake monitoring agreements today as relations further improve between the former rivals Beijing, ... meteorological and earthquake monitoring co-operation pacts in Taipei. The agreements come after the two sides held the first government-to-government talks in six decades in Nanjing earlier this month. ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Meeting the Challenges- Speeches by Wen Jiabao at the World Economic Forum Events

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 03:49pm by Cary Huang

    ... region, the disastrous Sichuan earthquake, the collapse of Lehman Brothers and the consequent slump in global financial markets. Wen promised participants at the second Annual Meeting of the New ...

  7. News - China - POLITICS

    How leading small groups help Xi Jinping and other party leaders exert power

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 04:00am by Cary Huang

    ... a leading group on earthquake rescue and relief work after the Sichuan earthquake in 2008. The establishment of a leading group can sometimes signal a major policy shift. The propaganda panel, ...

  8. News - China - POLITICS

    Wen Jiabao steps out of retirement shadow to hail quake artist

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by LAURA ZHOU

    ... efforts after the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake. "Thank you for recording those moments of tragedy and sorrow with images that touch heaven and earth with your paintbrush," Wen wrote ... rescuers in the debris at Wenchuan in Sichuan province, talking to buried victims through a megaphone while medics and soldiers rush to the scene. The earthquake left 88,000 people dead or missing. ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: 'Fragile Empire', by Ben Judah

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... or later, an earthquake may bring down the fragile Kremlin. But then again, it might not happen at all. Guardian News & Media ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Claudia Mo warns of 'Big Brother culture' in Civic Party

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... surfaced with a former chairman over the government's Sichuan earthquake relief donation. Mo said she felt "disheartened" about inadequate communication within the party. She also ...




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