Friday, October 14, 2011

Government

村委换届试行组合竞选等新形式 (New Implementing Opinions on Strengthening Election of Village Committee Members Released)
Southern Metropolis Daily, October 14, 2011
http://gcontent.oeeee.com/c/3e/c3e0c62ee91db8dc/Blog/803/b55db0.html

Human Rights

‘Increased Disregard of Law’
Radio Free Asia, October 12, 2011
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/law-10122011190236.html
Related information:
2011 Annual Report   
Congressional-Executive Commission on China, October 10, 2011
http://www.cecc.gov/pages/annualRpt/annualRpt11/AR2011final.pdf

Human Rights Defender - Ai Weiwei (艾未未)

China Slams Art Magazine for Honouring Ai Weiwei
Reuters, October 13, 2011
http://uk.news.yahoo.com/china-slams-art-magazine-honouring-ai-weiwei-081756250.html

Internet

王晨:推动党政机关和领导干部积极运用微博 (State Internet Info Office's Wang Chen: On Promoting Party + Gov't Organs and Leading Cadres to Actively Use Microblogs)
China News Service, October 14, 2011
http://news.dayoo.com/china/57400/201110/14/57400_105035130.htm
Related information:
关於我国互联网发展和管
Concerning the Development and Administration of Our Country’s Internet
Wang Chen, April 29, 2010
CH: http://www.hrichina.org/cn/node/3563/3241
EN: http://www.hrichina.org/public/contents/175084

Land Policy

国土部调查称96%地方人员对土地执法满意 (Land and Resources Ministry Survey: 96% of Local Land Officials Satisfied with Enforcement of Land Laws)
The Beijing News, October 14, 2011
http://news.sina.com.cn/c/2011-10-14/035423300511.shtml

Politics

Warm Embrace of Red Culture to Win 'New Left'
South China Morning Post, October 14, 2011
http://www.scmp.com/portal/site/SCMP/menuitem.2af62ecb329d3d7733492d9253a0a0a0/?vgnextoid=a3a97fa023ef2310VgnVCM100000360a0a0aRCRD
Related news:
文化高地正崛起——重庆推进文化建设纪实 (Emergence of a Cultural Highland: Account of Chongqing's Promotion of Culture)
People's Daily, October 11, 2011
http://politics.people.com.cn/GB/1026/15853022.html

Xi’s Politburo May Take Shape as China’s Communist Party Meets
Bloomberg News, October 14, 2011
http://www.businessweek.com/news/2011-10-13/xi-s-politburo-may-take-shape-as-china-s-communist-party-meets.html