Liu Ji

Man of Many parts

Liu Ye can still recall the day 10 years ago when his father returned home with a pirated DVD he'd bought on the street. It was a copy of Stanley Kwan Kam-pang's Lan Yu, in which Liu played the leading role.

Sunday, 8 May, 2011, 12:00am

Queen of kindness

It is 7.30am in the laser room of the Huashan hospital, one of the best-known in the city and famous for its treatment of skin and bone diseases.

After dislocating a finger on Christmas Day, I have been coming here for daily treatment. Since then, my understanding of my fellow patients has improved more than the finger.

9 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Officials jailed over $412m smuggling scam

Eight officials in Guangdong were sentenced yesterday for running a smuggling racket which involved merchandise worth 440 million yuan (HK$411.8 million).

Announcing the verdicts, Vice-President of the Supreme People's Court Liu Jiachen attacked local officials who sacrificed the country's interests for personal gain.

11 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

Retired academic to keep on writing

Retired vice-president of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Liu Ji is planning to write another two books.

'It's my personal wish to continue doing research,' he said.

31 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

Greater transparency urged

Beijing should look at ways to improve the transparency of government, a senior political adviser says.

Liu Ji, a vice-president of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said that although there were constitutional means for citizens to monitor the Government, in reality this often proved impossible.

22 Aug 1998 - 12:00am

Legal litmus test

AFTER 20 months in a Chinese jail, even the slightest sign that Australian-Chinese businessman James Peng Jiandong's long ordeal is moving closer towards being resolved can only be good news for all those concerned about his fate.

15 Jun 1995 - 12:00am