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People's Liberation Army

Veteran architect Patrick Lau calls for public input into PLA berth design

His suggestion comes amid fears that the dream of a continuous promenade along the new waterfront created by reclamation in Central and Wan Chai will not be realised.

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 4:46am

PLA condemns US as 'the real hacking empire'

Beijing branded the United States the "real hacking empire" yesterday and accused it of sowing discord between China and its neighbours.

The rebuke was issued after the Pentagon said Beijing was using espionage to fuel its military modernisation.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

China spying on US to develop defence, says Pentagon

China is using cyberspies to boost its defence industry and military planning by gathering information about US defence programmes, a Pentagon report claims.

8 May 2013 - 5:59am 10 comments

Fears over access to Central coastline

Harbourfront Commission members have expressed concern over public access to the new Central coastline which will be split by a military berth.

3 May 2013 - 5:40am

Chinese general warns of Western 'cultural colonialism'

A high-ranking People's Liberation Army representative has called on China to counter increasing Western cultural infiltration, especially among young people.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Ex-PLA soldier and lover jailed for theft, laundering

A former People's Liberation Army soldier who became an "expert burglar" has been sentenced to seven years' jail, the maximum in the District Court, for stealing millions of dollars worth of jewellery and cash from two industrial buildings.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

On Indonesian and Filipino domestic helpers enjoying their Sunday off, and part of Central waterfront being handed over to the PLA.

24 Apr 2013 - 3:14am

Lawyers divided over Central harbourfront issues

Lawyers are divided on whether there will be law enforcement problems at the military berth on the newly reclaimed Central harbourfront that will be open to the public while being managed by the army.

24 Apr 2013 - 4:05am

Military planes drop aid into Sichuan quake zone

The People's Liberation Army has started airdrops of relief supplies to the two counties in Sichuan worst affected by Saturday's earthquake, which has killed at least 192 people and injured nearly 12,000.

23 Apr 2013 - 12:32pm 1 comment

Xi Jinping orders generals and senior PLA officers to serve as privates

Chinese generals and senior officers will have to serve as the lowest-ranking soldiers for at least two weeks under a measure by President Xi Jinping to shake up the military and boost morale.

23 Apr 2013 - 11:36am 5 comments