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  • Sep 17, 2014
  • Updated: 3:34pm

Anti-Japan Protests

Japan car sales dive in China over Diaoyu dispute

Japan's top three carmakers yesterday said their sales in China dived last month in the wake of anti-Japan protests over disputed islands in the East China Sea.

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 3:39am

China banks to skip World Bank, IMF talks in Japan

Major Chinese banks will skip World Bank and International Monetary Fund meetings this week in Japan, China’s state media said, in apparent protest over a territorial dispute between the two countries.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Hyundai and Kia big winners in China-Japan spat

Hyundai Motor and affiliate Kia Motors forecast China sales will exceed their targets as South Korea's two largest carmakers benefit from anti-Japan protests.

9 Oct 2012 - 3:01am

China banks withdraw from IMF-linked events in Tokyo

Chinese banks have pulled out of events linked to annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Japan next week, a report said, as Tokyo and Beijing remain locked in a diplomatic row.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Police tracked down Xi'an protest assailant and immediately put his photo online

Sina Weibo then emptied the police officer's microblog account.

3 Oct 2012 - 9:53am

Hong Kong's Japanese not scared by violent attack

Japanese people are unafraid to live in Hong Kong despite a violent attack on a couple from their country, sparked by Sino-Japanese tensions over the Diaoyu Islands, an official said.

2 Oct 2012 - 12:24pm

Japanese consulate in HK dismisses fears over Diaoyu tensions

Japanese residents have no fears about conducting daily activities in Hong Kong, despite an attack on a Japanese couple last month amid tensions over the Diaoyu Islands, the Japanese consul general said on Monday.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Taiwanese protest against Japan over disputed Diaoyu islands

Hundreds of Taiwanese rallied on Sunday to press Taipei’s claim over disputed East China Sea islands at the centre of a major row between Beijing and Japan.

Nearly 1,000 people marched through the town of Toucheng, in northeastern Ilan county, clutching banners and flags and chanting slogans.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

What the mainland media say: September 30, 2012

The Chinese have a long history of labelling those who collaborate with enemy forces as a hanjian, or Chinese traitor. One of the most infamous hanjian in modern Chinese history was Wang Jingwei, a Kuomintang politician who served as the head of a puppet state when the nation was under Japanese occupation during the second world war.

30 Sep 2012 - 3:10am

Beijing hits back at Japan PM's stance on Diaoyus

China criticised Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda’s “obstinate persistence” on Thursday, after he insisted there could be no compromise over the Diaoyu Islands.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am