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The Huangpu (Whampoa) Military Academy, founded there in 1924 as a Kuomintang training center, was organized by Chiang...
Lin was trained at Whampoa Academy, and during the Northern...
Chen was a political instructor (1925) in the Kuomintang Whampoa Military Academy.
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/65search?query=Whampoa   (182 words)

 Whampoa Military Academy at AllExperts
During the inaugural ceremonies, Sun Yat-sen delivered a speech that was later to become of the lyrics of the national anthem of the Republic of China.
The irony is that during the Chinese Civil War both the commanders from KMT and CPC were trained and educated in Whampoa.
However, after Chiang Kai-shek's break with the Communist Party of China (CPC) during the Northern Expedition the academy was moved to the newly established capital in Nanjing after the defeat of the warlords in 1928.
en.allexperts.com /e/w/wh/whampoa_military_academy.htm   (1310 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hutchison Whampoa was originally two companies founded in 19th century, namely Hongkong and Whampoa Dock established in 1861 by John Couper and Hutchison International in 1880 by John Hutchison.
Hutchison Whampoa was also Asia's largest satellite television broadcaster until they sold their stake in STAR TV to Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.
They also have suggested that in letting Hutchison Whampoa control ports at the terminal ends of the Panama Canal they may be putting it under control of the Chinese government, since Hutchison Whampoa has is alleged to have strong links to the Communist Party of China.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hutchison_Whampoa   (828 words)

 Whampoa - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Hutchison Whampoa Limited and NTT DoCoMo announce international collaboration agreement.
Whampoa: Now popular place for learning Spartanism in modern era.
Hutchison Whampoa orders two million 3G video devices from NEC; NEC agreement marks next milestone in rollout of services under the '3' brand.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-x-whampoa.html   (136 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa Limited - About HWL > Overview
Hutchison Whampoa Limited is among the largest companies listed on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Hutchison Whampoa (China) Limited, the investment arm of HWL in Mainland China, is actively engaged in a number of ventures and other activities.
The Group was founded in October 1999 as a joint venture between Hutchison Whampoa, Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited, and other strategic investors.
www.hutchison-whampoa.com /eng/about/overview.htm   (1440 words)

 Whampoa Military Academy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
During the inaugural ceremonies, Sun Yat-sen delivered a speech that was later to become of the lyrics of the national anthem of the Republic of China.
The irony is that during the Chinese Civil War both the commanders from KMT and CPC were trained and educated in Whampoa.
However, after Chiang Kai-shek's break with the Communist Party of China (CPC) during the Northern Expedition the academy was moved to the newly established capital in Nanjing after the defeat of the warlords in 1928.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Whampoa_Military_Academy   (1278 words)

 WBF Whampoa
The Whampoa has a carved and painted five-toed dragon on binnacle symbolic of the Endicott family’s relationship with the old regime in China.
Sometime in the more recent past the boat made its way to the Puget Sound area where it was eventually bought and fully restored to its present condition by Tad Fairbank of Bainbridge Island.
The present owner purchased the Whampoa in March of 2002 and lives aboard in La Conner, WA.
www.woodenboat.org /festival/Guide/2004/guide_whampoa.htm   (242 words)

 People's Daily Online -- Whampoa marks 80th anniversary
He said the union of Whampoa schoolmates is an important component of the patriotic united front.
The first six generations of the Whampoa students, involving 8,107 people, studied in Guangzhou, South China's Guangdong Province where the school was originally located.Some 17 later generations of about 25,000 people moved to Nanjing, capital of East China's Jiangsu Province and Chengdu, capital of Sichuan Province.
Miao Qingpu, representative of Whampoa students said that the Whampoa students must give full play to their unique advantage to push forward the reunification of the motherland.
english.peopledaily.com.cn /200406/18/eng20040618_146733.html   (435 words)

 irasia.com - Hutchison Whampoa Limited   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Hutchison Whampoa is one of Hong Kong's largest companies, with 80,000 employees and a global presence on the mobile telecommunications market.
Hutchison Whampoa has always met or exceeded requirements set by licence conditions and contracts, and has many times been the first to introduce new technical solutions.
Together, Investor and Hutchison Whampoa combine the financial, managerial and technological capabilities required to achieve a rapid roll-out of complete UMTS coverage in Sweden.
www.irasia.com /listco/hk/hutchison/press/p000901.htm   (2019 words)

 Welcome to Wonderful Worlds of Whampoa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Whampoa Gourmet Place is located at Site 8, Wonderful Worlds of Whampoa, one of Kowloon's major shopping and entertainment centres.
Whampoa Gourmet Place gathers the most representative eateries in Hong Kong, showcasing 13 eateries.
Every eatery in Whampoa Gourmet Place is scrutinized by Hong Kong's most renowned gourmet, Mr.
www.whampoaworld.com /choi_e.htm   (61 words)

 Chinadaily BBS - Free Talk - From WHAMPOA and WHY ....   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Whampoa has stated her views on us, we have stated our views on whampoa.
Whampoa has two thread about herself - which in my view is very "look at me, me, me" and appears to be attention seeking.
All my responses to whampoa have been answering her claims and even some of her questions.
bbs.chinadaily.com.cn /viewthread.php?tid=538088&page=2   (524 words)

 Mover Mike Hutchison Whampoa to Guard Our Gates?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Hutchison Whampoa is the world's largest ports operator and among the industry's most-respected companies.
There may be risks of giving Hutchison Whampoa access to the screening technology, but I suspect the biggest risk would be that they'd duplicate it and sell it more cheaply.
I don't know anyone at Hutchison Whampoa, though I have a passing familiarity with it since it unsuccessfully attempted to purchase the company I work for in 2002, which was blocked by CFIUS.
www.movermike.com /posts/1143172405.shtml   (951 words)

 Cancel Hutchison Whampoa Contract At Panama Canal
Clearly the contract awarding Hutchison Whampoa control of Balboa and Cristobal was corruptly concluded.
It is widely understood, and cannot be disproven, that the bidding process was altered in mid-course in order to achieve a particular result favoring a company which had worked out a special relationship with politically powerful elements in the government of Panama.
In the same vein, we are ready to explore with citizens of Panama and members of the Panamanian legislature opportunities to review and revoke this contract in the courts of Panama as well as by legislation or executive decision.
www.conservativeusa.org /pansurrender.htm   (1529 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa Limited - Company Profile - CBRonline.com
Sign-up for NewsAlerts on Hutchison Whampoa Limited so that whenever news breaks on this company you are amongst the first to know.
Hutchinson Whampoa has operations in 41 countries and is headquartered in Hong Kong.
To receive a complete and bespoke profile on Hutchison Whampoa Limited, including SWOT analysis, order the full profile for just $125.
www.cbronline.com /companyprofile.asp?guid=2B674A90-8E88-4E0A-874B-880F62BF87B0   (111 words)

 New Zeal: What is Hutchison Whampoa?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The company is headed by a Li Ka-Shing, the chairman of Hutchison Whampoa Ltd. Intelligence sources say he has deep connections with the Chinese Communist government.
According to the Dow Jones Newswire, Hutchison revealed that 50 percent of the bonds would be used through a subsidiary known as Chung Kiu Communications Ltd., which had signed agreements to provide cellular services and equipment to joint ventures between the People's Liberation Army and the Chinese Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications.
If and when a link is proven which places Hutchison Whampoa as an enemy of of New Zealand...boot their yellow asses out and keep all their money.
newzeal.blogspot.com /2006/02/what-is-hutchison-whampoa.html   (1295 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa Snags Global Crossing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Hutchison Whampoa, the mammoth company that runs the Panama Canal and has close ties to the Chinese army, has a new rhinestone in its crown: Global Crossing.
Clinton was notorious for the payments he received from the Chinese.
Thanks to an insane giveway by another Democrat president, Jimmy Carter, Hutchison Whampoa controls the Panama Canal.
www.rense.com /general28/hutchisonwhampoa.htm   (254 words)

 DLJdirect, Hutchison Whampoa to Debut Online Brokerages in Asia
DLJdirect and Hong Kong-based conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa Ltd. Tuesday formed a joint venture to bring DLJdirect's services to seven Asian countries.
Hutchison Whampoa, which is making major waves in Asia through its recent Internet plays, will add its branding and customer base to the mix.
Hutchison Whampoa is part of the Li Ka-shing group of companies which together represent 16 percent of the total market capitalisation of the Hong Kong stock market.
www.internetnews.com /bus-news/print.php/312391   (503 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa Ltd. - SourceWatch
Hutchison Whampoa Ltd. is "a Hong Kong-based commercial empire founded and largely owned by" Chinese multi-billionaire Li Ka Shing.
The Center noted that "one of Hutchison's subsidiaries secured long-term leases at either end of the Panama Canal" in 1999 and was, in 2002, "hard at work acquiring a presence for China at other strategic 'choke points' around the world, including notably the Caribbean's Bahamas, the Mediterranean's Malta and the Persian Gulf's Straits of Hormuz.
The Bush administration is finalizing a no-bid contract with the Hutchison Whampoa "to help detect nuclear materials inside cargo passing through the Bahamas to the United States and elsewhere," the Associated Press's Ted Bridis and John Solomon reported March 23, 2006.
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=Hutchison_Whampoa_Ltd.   (1359 words)

 China Eyes U.S. Ports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Advocates say that Hutchison Whampoa is the world's largest seaport owner and administrator, with a history beginning in the 19th century when the firm was founded by the British.
Hutchison Whampoa has invested heavily in telecom companies around the world since the late 1980s, and has arranged satellite deals between the Hughes Corp. and a Chinese firm tied to the PLA.
Hutchison Whampoa's recent purchase of a 61 percent stake in the troubled fiber-optic giant Global Crossing also has raised national-security concerns, as the company operates much of the hardware on which U.S. telecommunications, including military and intelligence channels, operate.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/news/791620/posts   (2722 words)

 News Hounds: DP World Part II: Hutchinson Whampoa Lte.
Yahoo News is reporting that the Bush Administration is hiring a Hong Kong firm, Hutchinson Whampoa Lte., to scan cargo passing through the Bahamas into the U.S. for nuclear materials.
Hutchinson Whampoa, which is owned by the richest man in East Asia, does not have the best record.
In March 2003 Richard Perle, one of the architects of the Iraq war and former Assistant Secretary of Defense, was forced to resign "after lobbying on behalf of Global Crossing, a bankrupt telecommunications company.
www.newshounds.us /2006/03/23/dp_world_part_ii_hutchinson_whampoa_lte.php   (502 words)

 China's Whampoa Ltd. opens port in Bahamas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
And one of Hutchison Whampoa's most important hubs is located here, on Grand Bahama Island, just 55 miles from Palm Beach, Fla.
There was concern, especially among prominent conservatives, that the Chinese might be gaining undue influence over the canal.
Among the congressional leaders who spoke out to protest Hutchison Whampoa's move into Panama were Republican Sens.
www.latinamericanstudies.org /caribbean/whampoa.htm   (1663 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa Limited Company Profile - News, Press Releases, Key Numbers & Summary
Hutchison Whampoa Announces the Global Launch of the X-Series From 3
Hutchison Whampoa has a hand in just about everything in Hong Kong.
Hutchison Whampoa is controlled by Li Ka-shing, one of the world's wealthiest men.
www.smartbrief.com /allAccess/companyData.jsp?companyId=4223&brief=USTELECOM   (318 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa Defends Contract
Hutchison Whampoa, the Hong Kong conglomerate that has won a U.S. government contract to screen U.S.-bound cargo in The Bahamas for terror threats, defended the plan on Saturday, saying it would not be feasible for American officials to work in ports across the globe, the Associated Press reported.
Some U.S. lawmakers and security experts have expressed concern about the contract for Hutchison Whampoa Ltd. because American customs agents will not be working with the screening equipment, designed to detect smuggled radioactive materials.
John Meredith, group managing director for Hutchison Port Holdings, the maritime subsidiary for Hutchison Whampoa Ltd. and the world’s largest ports company, said it would be impractical for American agents to work in every port that handles U.S.-bound cargo.
www.jonesbahamas.com /?c=45&a=8207   (799 words)

 February 27, 2002
Complaint Requesting an Investigation of Hutchison Whampoa, Ltd.’s Actions To Gain Controlling Interest In Global Crossing Ltd., and Former Defense Secretary William S. Cohen’s Activities As A Director of Global Crossing, Ltd.
Hutchison Whampoa, Ltd. is the holding company of billionaire Li Ka-shing, a well-known businessman, whose companies make up 15 percent of the market capitalization of the Hong Kong stock market.
Judicial Watch, which represents hundreds of thousands of individual members and is supported in spirit by millions of Americans across the United States, hereby opposes Hutchison Whampoa Ltd.'s application to obtain control of Global Crossing, Ltd.
www.judicialwatch.org /cases/85/globalwhampoa.htm   (1021 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa, NTT DoCoMo to Join Hands in Development
Hutchison Whampoa is bringing the world's first 3G services operating on dual mode networks to consumers in nine countries in Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific under the 3 brand.
This agreement initially unites the research and marketing capabilities of two of Hutchison Whampoa's nine 3G operations in Hong Kong and Britain with those of NTT DoCoMo Inc., an influential company in W-CDMA and mobile multimedia whose FOMA service in Japan was the world's first commercial 3G/W-CDMA service when it launched in October 2001.
Hutchison Whampoa Limited is one of the largest companies listedon the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and is the holding company of the Hutchison Whampoa Group of companies.
english.peopledaily.com.cn /200304/23/eng20030423_115665.shtml   (380 words)

 Red China: New Gatekeeper Of Our Canal -- Phyllis Schlafly October 20, 1999 column.
The 50-year leases were awarded to a Chinese Hong Kong corporation named Hutchison Whampoa operating under the name Hutchison Port Holdings.
The billionaire chairman of Hutchison Whampoa, Li Ka-shing, was a business and political buddy of the late Deng Xiaoping and now has the same close relationship with both Jiang Zemin and the Riady financial empire of Indonesia.
Hutchison Whampoa partnered in several enterprises with China Ocean Shipping Company (COSCO), which is directly controlled by the People's Liberation Army, and served as a middleman in China's deals with the U.S. firms Hughes and Loral.
www.eagleforum.org /column/1999/oct99/99-10-20.html   (825 words)

 Hutchison Whampoa Up Despite 3G Sale Denial
HONG KONG -(Dow Jones)- Shares of Hutchison Whampoa rose sharply Wednesday, despite the company denying a newspaper report that said the conglomerate may sell its third-generation mobile operations in Europe.
In a research note Wednesday, Goldman Sachs said Hutchison Whampoa is likely to opt for the "long march" option by trying to steer its 3 UK business to profitability over the long term, without resorting to merger and acquisition activity.
Hutchison Whampoa's planned listing of its Italian 3G unit, 3 Italia, on the Milan stock exchange in February was derailed because of a valuation that was less than Hutchison had hoped for.
www.cellular-news.com /story/20546.php   (665 words)

 Business, Hutchison Whampoa's windfall
The company’s windfall came by way of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry’s Resolution 14 of May 13, 2002, an executive decree that probably does not require legislative approval.
Already Manzanillo International Terminal has demanded relief, claiming that the break given to PPC is discriminatory and gives its competitor an unfair competitive advantage prohibited by its concession contract.
Arguments that the government merely equalized the treatment that PPC gets with the terms of the other ports’ contracts are countered with the assertion that Hutchison Whampoa received the ports of Balboa and Cristobal as going concerns, while the other ports were built from scratch with the concessionaires’ private investments.
www.thepanamanews.com /pn/v_08/issue_11/business_01.html   (928 words)

 CNN.com - Hutchison Whampoa profit falls 77 percent - August 23, 2001
Hutchison Whampoa and Cheung Kong are two of Hong Kong's biggest companies, keys in the empire of Asia's richest man
Hutchison Whampoa, which spans ports to cell phones, saw its net profit tank 77 percent to $922 million (HK$7.2 billion) through June.
Property developer Cheung Kong netted a first-half net profit that was down 76 percent, to $540 million (HK$4.2 billion).
archives.cnn.com /2001/BUSINESS/asia/08/23/hongkong.hutch/index.html   (555 words)

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