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  1. Premier visits Zhou Enlai memorial

    Posted Apr 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jasmine Wang Premier Wen Jiabao visited a restored monument dedicated to predecessor Zhou Enlai to show China's sincerity about repairing the Sino-Japanese ties that the late leader played a key role in normalising. 'I have a special feeling about laying flowers here,' Mr Wen said on the final day of his three-day trip. 'Premier Zhou was not only a premier ...

  2. 'We will not make details of the prize scheme public until after the Games'

    Posted Aug 12th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... Athletes are not only after glory and medals but a huge cash windfall and job security, writes MARTIN ZHOU When Guo Wenjun stood on the podium after winning the 25-metre air pistol on Sunday, memories of harder times can't have been far from her thoughts. Five years ago, the 24-year-old failed to even make it into the first-team squad for her city, Xian, signalling what ...

  3. Musician rests at home at last

    Posted Dec 14th 2007, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... as a violinist and a composer, creating a spectrum of works incorporating folk tunes and elements. He was appointed the first dean of the Central Conservatory of Music in 1950 by the late premier Zhou Enlai but was persecuted severely during political campaigns after 1957. Ma Rulong said 1956 and 1957 were the happiest years for his father because the famed musician was well treated by Zhou ...

  4. Leading women's light dies at 106

    Posted Jan 11th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... an anti-Japanese campaigner in Jiangxi. Through this work, she became acquainted with Deng Yingchao, wife of Zhou Enlai, who later became the first premier of the People's Republic of China. ...

  5. Peng Di, veteran foreign correspondent

    Posted Jul 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... been endorsed by party elder Zhou Enlai, who wanted recruits with English language skills who understood America. In Yanan, they joined the Xinhua news agency. With their language skills, ...

  6. Six degrees

    Posted Apr 05th 2009, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... place in Beijing. It was triggered by the death of premier Zhou Enlai earlier that year. The public disapproved of the removal of the displays of mourning and began gathering in Tiananmen Square ...

  7. Cover-up over death of adulteress empress' baby detailed

    Posted Dec 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as an emperor. In 1960, then premier Zhou Enlai told Puyi the book was valuable as it reflected the Communist Party's success in reforming the last emperor. The book was not published until 1964 ...

  8. Scion digs deep for Zhou

    Posted Oct 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak It has only been three months since actress Zhou Xun announced her break-up with boyfriend and long-time stylist Lee Da-chi, but she has already started a new relationship. A man with the surname Wang recently bid 3.88 million yuan (HK$4.4 million) to buy a precious zitan sculpture for Zhou (below) at an auction through Jackie Chan's son, Jaycee Fong Cho-ming. Zhou, 32, who ...

  9. Parting of the ways for Zhou and Lee

    Posted Jun 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Painted Skin star Zhou Xun, 32, has ended her six-year relationship with her stylist boyfriend Lee Da-chi. The acclaimed mainland actress, who was recently named best actress at the third Asian Film Awards in March for her performance as a cab driver in The Equation of Love and Death, announced the split through her publicist this week. 'Zhou Xun and Lee Da-chi ended ...

  10. Keep it real, says Zhou

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen Actress Zhou Xun doesn't need a sex-pheromone patch to attract men. Unlike the nerdy scientist she played in All About Women, Tsui Hark's latest romantic comedy, she said that being herself was the best way to make genuine friends. 'I don't want to pretend to be someone I'm not,' said Zhou (right). 'I wasn't a people person- ...




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