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Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying promises action on mainland shoppers

BEIJING Thu Mar 12, 2015 12:02am EDT

(Reuters) – The Chinese government will “refresh” its policy on granting entry permits to its citizens wishing to visit the separately administered territory of Hong Kong, a state-run paper said on Thursday, amid mounting anger at hordes of mainland shoppers. 928 more words

Yao's views on sport win backing

By China Daily

Basketball legend Yao Ming is arguably both the tallest and the highest-profile political adviser in the country, and his views on sports development always attract attention. 73 more words

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Sports industry people make proposals at NPC and CPPCC

By Yutang Sports

National People’s Congress (NPC) and Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) are underway in China. The NPC and CPPCC are top level meetings where members report problems of various aspects of the country’s developments and make suggestions. 72 more words

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Yao Ming promotes school sports on CPPCC

By Yibada

Former Chinese NBA superstar Yao Ming revealed his plans in promoting specially designed sports classes in Chinese high schools.

Yao, who is also a member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), explained his decision during the CPPCC 12th National Committee’s third session. 53 more words

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China's letting men pour tea—and no one can decide if it's to combat sexism or prevent ogling

Women might hold up half the sky, as Chairman Mao famously proclaimed. But in Chinese offices and especially at important Chinese Communist Party meetings, they pour pretty much all the tea. 385 more words

"Consultative democracy" the new political buzzword in China

By Indo Asian News Service | IANS India Private Limited

Beijing, March 4 (IANS) Consultative democracy has become the new political buzzword in China, especially after President Xi Jinping made a case for it last year, with an appreciation of the importance of consulting the public while making policies. 341 more words