Chen Wei

Another special day for lovers

Valentine's Day has come and gone, but male university students on the mainland had another chance to proclaim their love for their girlfriends - March 8, Women's Day.

Tuesday, 27 March, 2012, 12:00am

Activist gets 9 years' jail for critical articles

A former Tiananmen student leader was jailed for nine years yesterday by a Sichuan court for inciting subversion, in what rights groups say is the harshest punishment yet handed down in a sweeping crackdown on dissent this year.

24 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Everyday Scenery and Props

Chinese conceptual photographer Chen Wei's images (including Method of Slumber, above) of everyday objects. Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, Gallery Exit, G/F, 1 Shin Hing St, Central. Inquiries: 2541 1299. Ends Dec 5

11 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Pipelines feed profits to Panva

Utility reports 34pc increase in earnings, driven by its pipe construction unit, but warns of the impact of higher gas costs

Panva Gas Holdings, one of the mainland's largest privately owned suppliers, has warned that recent higher gas prices would eat into profitability.

13 Aug 2005 - 12:00am