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How the storm over Hong Kong’s extradition bill battered Beijing’s ‘one country, two systems’ ambitions for Taiwan

President Tsai Ing-wen’s re-election prospects boosted as Hong Kong protests highlight city’s ties with mainland, while candidate for Beijing-friendly Kuomintang says Taiwan will adopt the arrangement ‘over my dead body’.

22 Jun 2019 - 7:22PM

President Tsai Ing-wen’s re-election prospects boosted as Hong Kong protests highlight city’s ties with mainland, while candidate for Beijing-friendly Kuomintang says Taiwan will adopt the arrangement ‘over my dead body’.

How the storm over Hong Kong’s extradition bill battered Beijing’s ‘one country, two systems’ ambitions for Taiwan
Technology is true target of US attack on China, says diplomat

Chinese ambassador to Britain joins chorus of criticism of US ‘economic bullying’, accuses Washington of ulterior motive.

29 May 2019 - 10:24AM

Chinese ambassador to Britain joins chorus of criticism of US ‘economic bullying’, accuses Washington of ulterior motive.

Technology is true target of US attack on China, says diplomat
Liu Shiyu, China’s former top securities regulator, turns himself in as part of corruption investigation

Liu Shiyu, who left the China Securities Regulatory Commission in January, reportedly violated ‘party discipline and laws’. He is cooperating with the investigation.

20 May 2019 - 3:27AM

Liu Shiyu, who left the China Securities Regulatory Commission in January, reportedly violated ‘party discipline and laws’. He is cooperating with the investigation.

Liu Shiyu, China’s former top securities regulator, turns himself in as part of corruption investigation
Chinese ex-Interpol president Meng Hongwei to face trial in Tianjin

Official accused of taking ‘huge amounts of bribes’, Supreme People’s Procuratorate says on conclusion of its investigation.

10 May 2019 - 10:18PM

Official accused of taking ‘huge amounts of bribes’, Supreme People’s Procuratorate says on conclusion of its investigation.

Chinese ex-Interpol president Meng Hongwei to face trial in Tianjin
Former Communist Party boss of Yunnan Qin Guangrong investigated for corruption

Ex-provincial chief, 68, accused of ‘serious violations of party discipline and laws’, according to official statement.

9 May 2019 - 10:37PM

Ex-provincial chief, 68, accused of ‘serious violations of party discipline and laws’, according to official statement.

Former Communist Party boss of Yunnan Qin Guangrong investigated for corruption
Fugitive Chinese tycoon Guo Wengui ‘has US$1.1 billion of assets frozen by Hong Kong court’

Court order ‘prohibiting sales of Haitong International shares’ reported on day of New York press conference at which Guo vowed to reveal ‘truth’ about HNA Group founder Wang Jian’s death.

21 Nov 2018 - 12:13AM

Court order ‘prohibiting sales of Haitong International shares’ reported on day of New York press conference at which Guo vowed to reveal ‘truth’ about HNA Group founder Wang Jian’s death.

Fugitive Chinese tycoon Guo Wengui ‘has US$1.1 billion of assets frozen by Hong Kong court’
Xi Jinping tells China’s economic powerhouse to ‘leverage huge opportunity’ of Greater Bay Area
  • President also vows to continue reform and opening up as country’s ‘correct path’.
26 Oct 2018 - 5:45AM
  • President also vows to continue reform and opening up as country’s ‘correct path’.
Xi Jinping tells China’s economic powerhouse to ‘leverage huge opportunity’ of Greater Bay Area
A simple guide to Xi Jinping Thought? Here’s how China’s official media tried to explain it
China accuses former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei of taking bribes
China confirms detention of former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei

Chinese head of Interpol under investigation for possible criminal activity, China announced late on Sunday, as world police organisation said he had resigned.

8 Oct 2018 - 9:04PM

Chinese head of Interpol under investigation for possible criminal activity, China announced late on Sunday, as world police organisation said he had resigned.

China confirms detention of former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang tells Buddhist leaders to defend ethnic unity on rare trip to Tibet
Xi Jinping aide, Yang Xiaodu, to head China’s anti-corruption ‘super agency’
Xi Jinping gets second term, with ally Wang Qishan as vice-president
China will scrap limit on presidential terms, meaning Xi Jinping can stay on
The upshot: Xi joins the Communist Party’s greats and China’s anti-graft tsar heads for the exit
Reform of China’s booming internet financial services comes as fraud cases highlight lack of efficient industry regulation

Influence of internet on global business will come under focus at this week’s three-day World Internet Conference in mainland’s Zhejiang province, which opened on Wednesday

17 Dec 2015 - 1:03AM

Influence of internet on global business will come under focus at this week’s three-day World Internet Conference in mainland’s Zhejiang province, which opened on Wednesday

Reform of China’s booming internet financial services comes as fraud cases highlight lack of efficient industry regulation
How top 9 leaders can lead way for 10m cadres
Tencent says sorry, denies any breach of privacy
No change on Africa strategy, minister says
Envoy in sensitive Nanjing visit