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A trainee bodyguard in China gets a bottle smashed across her head

Features; Opinion Column A trainee bodyguard in China gets a bottle smashed across her head London Evening Standard By Charles Saatchi 14 August 2014, In the latest in his series on striking images, our columnist looks at the worldwide rise … Continue reading

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Chinese Hacked U.S. Military Contractors, Senate Panel Says — Update

Chinese Hacked U.S. Military Contractors, Senate Panel Says — Update Dow Jones Institutional News By Danny Yadron And Doug Cameron 17 September 2014 15:45 Hackers linked to China’s government broke into computer networks of private transportation companies working for the … Continue reading

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Chinese Private Security Firms Go Overseas: “Crossing the River by Feeling the Stones”

Africa Monitor Karthie Lee | September 8, 2014 Chinese Private Security Firms Go Overseas: “Crossing the River by Feeling the Stones” Analysis Against the backdrop of heightened risks from kidnapping, piracy, insurgent attacks, banditry, and other threats, the security business … Continue reading

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Blackwater poor example for Chinese security companies going global

Blackwater poor example for Chinese security companies going global Global Times By Luo Ying 13 August 2014 P17 Amid a whirlwind of Chinese enterprises heading overseas, some Chinese security companies have accelerated their movement in the international market and have … Continue reading

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Blackwater founder Erik Prince to help Chinese firms set up shop in Africa

Blackwater founder Erik Prince to help Chinese firms set up shop in Africa PUBLISHED : Sunday, 06 July, 2014, 5:02am UPDATED : Sunday, 06 July, 2014, 5:02am Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Erik Prince will ease Chinese firms’ path into Africa. Erik … Continue reading

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Why Was Blackwater in China?

Why Was Blackwater in China? By Peter Lee | July 1, 2014 Associated Press James Risen’s report in the New York Times on Blackwater’s death threat against State Department investigators in Iraq (and the US embassy’s craven decision to kick … Continue reading

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Erik Prince: Out of Blackwater and Into China

The Saturday Interview Erik Prince: Out of Blackwater and Into China The former CIA asset on his latest venture: After being ‘blowtorched’ by U.S. politics, he says, this time he’s working for Beijing. By David Feith Jan. 24, 2014 6:28 … Continue reading

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Prince of logistics: ex-Blackwater chief looks to China-Africa

Prince of logistics: ex-Blackwater chief looks to China-Africa Jan 14, 2014 7:56am by Paul J Davies China is not known for its moral scruples or sensitivity when it comes to investing in dangerous countries. It may help to build schools, … Continue reading

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Bodyguards, Chinese-Style

Bodyguards, Chinese-Style 2013-10-10 11:21 Summary:Since private security firms became legal in 2010, a bodyguard industry has sprouted to protect China’s growing population of super-rich. Though the market is still immature, and many wealthy perhaps feel safer than they should. Photo: … Continue reading

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China’s Wealthiest In The Market For Quality Bodyguards

China’s Wealthiest In The Market For Quality Bodyguards By Sophie Song on October 14 2013 3:48 PM A personal bodyguard. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach It’s curious that the Chinese, who are usually not afraid of conspicuous consumption, have until recently been hesitant … Continue reading

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