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  1. Slice of Life

    Posted Aug 07th 2007, 12:00am by Bonny Schoonakker

    ... culminating in the full transcript of an interview between the Times columnist James Reston with Chinese premier Zhou En-lai, published over two days across the entire leader page. Reston reported Zhou telling him, over dinner in the Fukien Hall of the Great Hall of the People on Tiananmen Square, that 'the United States had apparently not learned in Vietnam the lessons of its ...

  2. Beijing was 'in no hurry' for HK takeover

    Posted Jun 25th 2007, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung Former premier Zhou Enlai assured Britain in 1972 that Beijing was in no hurry to take back Hong Kong and negotiation on the city's future would open in due course, according to a confidential document declassified by the British government. In a memorandum written in January 1973, British foreign secretary Sir Alec Douglas-Home said Zhou had pledged during ...

  3. PLA invasion aired twice: Lu Ping

    Posted Jun 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... satellite broadcaster Dragon TV that aired yesterday. 'When premier Zhou Enlai learned of it, he gave an instruction late in the evening against [the PLA] proceeding,' Mr Lu said. ... book of memoirs by Zhou Nan, Xinhua's former Hong Kong director, in which he was quoted as saying Beijing had considered using 'non-peaceful means' to get back Hong Kong when ...

  4. Star is also wedded to the nation in patriotic bliss at film premiere

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... I'll definitely recommend the film to young people,' Lau, pictured with Madame Tussauds' wax figures of Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai and Deng Xiaoping. 'In 1997, I sang a song called ...

  5. Out and about

    Posted Oct 10th 2010, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Kong's elite Queen's College- then on Hollywood Road- was awarded a military division MBE. He later became a personal aide of Chinese premier Zhou Enlai. Wong was killed in 1955 when the Air ...

  6. Out and about

    Posted Jun 13th 2010, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... that of one man: Ronald Owen Hall, popularly known by his initials, R.O., who served as the Anglican bishop of Hong Kong from 1932 to 1966. Known in Chinese as Ho Ming-wah, Hall was a friend of Zhou Enlai- later the premier of China- from the 20s, and in the 50s he was a frequent visitor to the mainland, where he openly praised the social-welfare advances made during the early years ...

  7. Rita Fan- Politician

    Posted Oct 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... former Chinese premier Zhou Enlai and former vice-premier Wu Yi. 'Both devoted their lives to work for the people of China, and they always put the welfare of their colleagues before ...

  8. Unmentionable subjects

    Posted Aug 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... such as the 18th National Congress. 'What they share in common is that they want to know more,' Tang notes. 'They want to [explore] things like Mao Zedong's and Zhou Enlai's darker ...

  9. Research into Chinese medicine aims to persuade the sceptics

    Posted Mar 05th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis China's late premier Zhou Enlai once remarked: 'Until science can explain how traditional Chinese medicine works, there will always be doubters and sceptics.' To a certain extent this phenomenon still holds true and is one of the key challenges facing the traditional Chinese medicine sector of Hong Kong's pharmaceutical industry today. While ...

  10. Delegate from HK got earful in the Great Hall

    Posted Mar 16th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... for national leaders including Deng Xiaoping and Zhou Enlai. In 1985, the young diplomat made a life-changing decision by returning to Hong Kong to help her father, Fei Yimin, then the publisher ...




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