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Xi Jinping's 'emotional intelligence' comments spark debate

It’s not your educational background, integrity, experience, or people you know that matters. What it takes to be a good communist leader is “emotional intelligence”, or EQ, says Chinese President Xi Jinping. 

Tuesday, 21 May, 2013, 3:32pm 1 comment

Will Mao Zedong's philosophy live on in party constitution?

To include Mao, or not to include Mao? That is the tough question China's rulers are facing as the nation prepares for the once-a-decade leadership transition in two weeks.

25 Oct 2012 - 5:15pm

Breaking the glass ceiling in the Politburo Standing Committee

The number of woman politicians who have shaped the nation can be counted on one hand. It's one of the smallest elite clubs in the world, but Liu Yandong may soon crack its doors slightly wider open.

1 Oct 2012 - 2:44pm

Liaoning Party chief Wang Min eyes Politburo prize

5 Oct 2012 - 5:48pm

What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

Intellectuals warn the Communist Party faces a crisis of legitimacy that could lead to its collapse:

Letitia Wong - It's time to get well prepared for the CCP's imminent collapse. No illegitimate regime could survive that long. Did the CCP learn some lessons from Mubarak, Gaddafi and possibly Assad?

7 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Events

Today: Italian Chamber of Commerce lunch seminar: 'Office and residential rents are on the rise in Hong Kong: What to expect in 2011 and where can I get value for money?' Lucky Building, Central.

British Chamber of Commerce Eurocham breakfast event: 'The keys to successful business & CEPA'.

8 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Events

Tomorrow: Italian Chamber of Commerce lunch seminar: 'Office and residential rents are on the rise in Hong Kong: What to expect in 2011 and where can I get value for money?' Lucky Building, Central.

British Chamber of Commerce Eurocham breakfast event: 'The keys to successful business & CEPA'.

7 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Events

Wednesday: Italian Chamber of Commerce lunch seminar: 'Office and residential rents are on the rise in Hong Kong: What to expect in 2011 and where can I get value for money?' Lucky Building, Central.

British Chamber of Commerce Eurocham breakfast event: 'The keys to successful business & CEPA'.

6 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Events

Today: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'China's economic and financial prosperities in the framework of the 12th five-year plan'. Hong Kong Club.

Wednesday, December 8: Joint chamber lunch: 'Office and residential rents are on the rise in Hong Kong: What to expect in 2011 and where can I get value for money?' Lucky Building, Central.

3 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Communist Party 'owes the Chinese people an apology'

Ching Cheong, chief China correspondent for The Straits Times who spent more than 1,000 days in detention on the mainland before his release a year ago on parole, was the guest speaker at the 13th Annual Human Rights Press Awards.

His personal experiences, he said, had taught him to appreciate the core values of Hong Kong: freedom, democracy and the rule of law.

22 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Socam profit rises to HK$702m on spin-off

Shui On Construction and Materials (Socam) reported last year's net profit amounted to HK$702 million, thanks to the spin-off of its mainland real estate arm for a separate listing.

9 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

China Central eyes asset for 1b yuan

Developer China Central Properties (CCP), a listed investment unit of Shui On Construction and Materials, is negotiating to buy a distressed building in downtown Guangzhou for about one billion yuan, sources say.

15 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Ensure sustainable development by putting people first

In his opinion piece on sustainable development, 'In search of a perfect partnership' (April 4), Albert Lai Kwong-tak asks how a fair partnership can be forged between government, business and civil society to tackle environmental and quality-of-life issues. Simply put, there needs to be a complete reversal of approach.

8 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

China's democracy dilemma

Substitute the word 'democracy' for 'independence', and the furious invective that Beijing leaders were throwing at Taiwan last week becomes easier to grasp. Real democracy on Chinese soil is far more dangerous to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) leadership than a breakaway province.

20 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Why the liberals want to be civil

THE prospects for political liberalisation in China could hinge on the struggle between the civil society and its enemies.

The former refers to socio-economic entities and initiatives outside the orbit of the Chinese Communist Party. Their foes are conservative elements in the CCP which will not brook any challenge to Marxist orthodoxy and one-party dictatorship.

10 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

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