Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Corruption (腐败)

全国清理清退公务用车114418辆 “吃空饷”162629人 (China revokes 114,418 official vehicles and dismisses 162,629 “freeloading” civil servants)
People’s Daily, October 6, 2014
http://politics.people.com.cn/n/2014/1006/c1001-25780823.html

Culture (文化)

人权电影节香港开幕 两大陆影片参展 (Hong Kong Human Rights Documentary Film Festival nominates 2 films from mainland)
Radio Free China, October 6, 2014
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/renquanfazhi/xl1-10032014102059.html

Cyber security (网络安全)

FBI’s Comey: Chinese hackers like a “drunk burglar”
CNBC, October 6, 2014
http://www.cnbc.com/id/102061891#.

Related:
FBI: 中国黑客让美企损失严重(FBI: Chinese hackers cause American companies great loss)
Deutsche Welle, October 6, 2014
http://bit.ly/1pIgXsZ

Hong Kong (香港)

The Communist Party faces its toughest challenge since Tiananmen. This time it must make wiser decisions
The Economist, October 4, 2014
http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21621803-communist-party-faces-its-toughest-challenge-tiananmen-time-it-must-make-wiser

Hong Kong protests shrink, offices reopen Monday
USA Today, October 6, 2014
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2014/10/05/hong-kong-protests/16756933/

Related:
香港政府总部复工 (Hong Kong government headquarters reopen)
Financial Times, October 6, 2014
http://www.ftchinese.com/story/001058474

Protesters in Hong Kong ease sit-in near government headquarters
The New York Times, October 5, 2014
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/06/world/asia/hong-kong-protests.html

Hong Kong student leaders agree to talk, but refuses to end protest
The Irish Times, October 6, 2014
http://www.irishtimes.com/news/world/asia-pacific/hong-kong-student-leaders-agree-to-talks-but-refuse-to-end-protest-1.1952753

Related:
香港抗议活动进入新阶段 (Hong Kong protests enter new phase)
The Wall Street Journal, October 6, 2014
http://cn.wsj.com/gb/20141006/bch101400.asp

梁振英:警方会在适当时候采取行动 (C.Y. Leung: Police will take actions when necessary)
British Broadcasting Corporation, October 6, 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2014/10/141006_hk_leung

港辅警示威者昨握手言和 今遭纪律调查 (Hong Kong police officers receive discipline inspection after shaking hands with protesters)
South China Morning Post, October 6, 2014
http://www.nanzao.com/sc/hk/39501/gang-fu-jing-shi-wei-zhe-zuo-wo-shou-yan-he-jin-zao-ji-lu-diao-cha

Related:
Scrutinized for handling of protests, police have own troubles
香港警察在责难声中艰难履职
The New York Times, October 4, 2014
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20141005/c05hkpolice/dual/

《人民日报》连续第五天批香港“占中” (People’s Daily slams “Occupy Central” for fifth consecutive day)
British Broadcasting Corporation, October 6, 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2014/10/141006_hk_occupy_china_media

Related:
人民日报再批:“占中”开民主倒车 (People’s Daily: “Occupy Central” turns the clock back on democracy)
South China Morning Post, October 6, 2014
http://www.nanzao.com/sc/hk/39447/ren-min-ri-bao-zai-pi-zhan-zhong-kai-min-zhu-dao-che

Technology (科技)

To Reach China, LinkedIn Plays by Local Rules
The New York Times, October 5, 2014
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/06/technology/to-reach-china-linkedin-plays-by-local-rules.html

Opinion and Editorial (观点和社论)

局势有所缓和,危机远未过去 (Situation de-escalated in Hong Kong but crisis remains near)
Deutsche Welle, October 6, 2014
http://www.dw.de/局势有所缓和危机远未过去/a-17975737?maca=chi-rss-chi-ca-1044-rdf

香港占中有台湾太阳花的影子 (Hong Kong “Occupy Central” bears resemblance to Taiwan sunflower movement)
Deutsche Welle, October 4, 2014
http://www.dw.de/香港占中有台湾太阳花的影子/a-17973303?maca=chi-rss-chi-ca-1044-rdf