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Wang Xiangwei

Activists stage protest outside newspaper office

Activists staged a noisy protest outside the South China Morning Post's Causeway Bay office yesterday, accusing the paper of self-censorship by downplaying coverage of the death of dissident Li Wangyang.

Friday, 22 June, 2012, 12:00am

Activists stage protest outside newspaper office

Activists staged a noisy protest outside the South China Morning Post's Causeway Bay office yesterday, accusing the paper of self-censorship by downplaying coverage of the death of dissident Li Wangyang.

22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Leaders are still united, despite current difficulties

For pessimists, China is in a bind, best summarised by a Chinese idiom about being 'beset with difficulties both at home and abroad'.

14 May 2012 - 12:00am

The good old days may be long gone

'Respect for the old and care for the young are traditional virtues of the Chinese people'.

22 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

The good old days of Good Samaritans are gone for good

Respect for the old and care for the young are traditional virtues of the Chinese people'. For centuries, mainlanders have been brought up with that tenet instilled in their minds, through teachings by their parents and teachers.

12 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Beijing credibility hinges on fair trial for fugitive

Across the mainland, the excitement was palpable for much of yesterday as chattering over telephones, internet chat rooms and dinner tables invariably focused on one person - Lai Changxing.

25 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Premier Wen's old sneakers good for his image but bad for consumption

In the past few days, a story extolling the virtues of a pair of worn-out Double Star sneakers has been making waves across mainland's websites.

31 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

A sentence in the China Editor's Briefing by Wang Xiangwei on page A7 on Monday should have read: Mainland officials' take-home salaries are just a fraction of their total reported remuneration, with the difference deposited in off-balance-sheet accounts commonly known as 'little treasuries'. The error was introduced during the production process.

29 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Press release

Updated at 7.20pm: The South China Morning Post today announces an organisational change aimed at expanding and diversifying its coverage of China.

Our intention is to maintain and enhance our position as the leading English language source of news and information about China, both in print and online.

3 Nov 2000 - 12:00am

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