Category Archives: China

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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Chinese Bodyguards, When Police Won’t Do

October 14, 2013, 9:54 pm 1 Comment Chinese Bodyguards, When Police Won’t Do By BREE FENG Ed Jones/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images A trainee bodyguard took aim during an exercise at the Genghis Security Academy in Beijing. Capable, inconspicuous and … Continue reading

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Crouching guard, hidden danger for China security firms

Crouching guard, hidden danger for China security firms Thursday, 17 January, 2013, 4:26pm Agence France-Presse in Beijing An instructor gestures as students hold rubber guns during a bodyguard training session in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters In sub-zero winter cold, … Continue reading

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In Brennan’s Private Sector Stint, a Chinese Connection

In Brennan’s Private Sector Stint, a Chinese Connection Published: Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 6:56 PM ET By: Eamon Javers CNBC Washington Reporter John Brennan, President Obama’s nominee to be director of the CIA, like many government employees took a … Continue reading

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Crouching guard, hidden danger for China security firms

Crouching guard, hidden danger for China security firms Thursday, 17 January, 2013, 3:55pm Agence France-Presse in Beijing An instructor gestures as students hold rubber guns during a bodyguard training session in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters In sub-zero winter cold, … Continue reading

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Former L-3 employee guilty of selling weapon secrets to China

Former L-3 employee guilty of selling weapon secrets to China Published 2 October 2012 A federal court judge in Newark, New Jersey convicted Sixing Liu (AKA Steve Liu) on six counts of violating the Arms Export Control Act as well … Continue reading

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U.S. Senators Introduce Wartime Contracting Legislation that Could Save Taxpayers Billions

U.S. Senators Introduce Wartime Contracting Legislation that Could Save Taxpayers Billions 09:37 GMT, March 2, 2012 Senators Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Jim Webb (D-VA) have introduced the Comprehensive Contingency Contracting Reform Act of 2012 (S. 2139), a bill that will … Continue reading

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