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  • China’s Ascendency as Vanguard of Traditional Knowledge in International Law Fora

    August 24, 2017

    The People’s Republic of China has made great strides towards a commercial rule of law in regard to intellectual property law. International law has helped raise the bar for the protection and enforcement standards of intellectual property law in China. Now, that China has realized the potential of intellectual property law for innovation, culture and commerce it has become a vocal advocate in international law fora to reform intellectual property law in line with their ideas about Traditional Knowledge.

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  • Ms Ziyan Wang from Wuhan University presented the latest issue of Wuhan University International Law Review

    May 28, 2011

    Ms Ziyan Wang, one of the editors of the Wuhan University International Law Review(WUILR), presented the latest issue of this important international law journal to Ingrid Kost of the Peace Palace Library Wuhan University International Law Review is one of the most frequently cited international and comparative law reviews in China. It publishes innovative and […]

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  • The Nobel Peace Prize 2010: Liu Xiaobo

    November 16, 2010

    Foto scanpize reuters handout The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2010 to Liu Xiaobo for his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China. The Norwegian Nobel Committee has long held the view that human rights and peace are closely linked. Human rights are essential for […]

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  • Sino-US relations

    February 4, 2010

    Last week the US announced a major arms sales package to Taiwan, worth $6 billion of defensive weapons. The response of the Chinese government on this very sensitive issue was unusually tough. Taiwan is considered a province of the Peoples Republic of China since 1949 and mutual respect for territorial integrity is one of the […]

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