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China announces major incentives to promote winter tourism in Tibet

October 17, 2019 10:38 am0 comments
China announces major incentives to promote winter tourism in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Oct16’19) – In order to maintain its economic growth and development story, China is to ensure continued flow of tourists to Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) by offering free visits to top sites and minimum 50 percent discounts on airfares and hotel accommodations and the like during the lean five-month […]

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China’s Xi concludes summit with Indian Prime Minister as more Tibetans held

October 14, 2019 4:09 am0 comments
China’s Xi concludes summit with Indian Prime Minister as more Tibetans held

(TibetanReview.net, Oct12’19) – Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi concluded their Oct 11-12 informal summit at Mamallapuram in Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu by agreeing to manage their differences over border disputes, India’s ballooning trade deficit and China’s close ties with India’s arch rival, Pakistan, […]

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Tibetans coerced as China vows Pak-support on Kashmir ahead of President Xi’s visit

October 11, 2019 4:43 pm0 comments
Tibetans coerced as China vows Pak-support on Kashmir ahead of President Xi’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct10’19) – Ahead of President Xi Jinping’s visit to India for a return informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Oct 11-12 at Mamallapuram in Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu state, China has made it clear that it has always seen Pakistan as a priority in its neighborhood […]

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India concerned at Bhutan-China move to strike Doklam deal

October 8, 2019 10:13 pm0 comments
India concerned at Bhutan-China move to strike Doklam deal

(TibetanReview.net, Oct08’19) – India was reported to be concerned that China and Bhutan were close to striking a deal on the Doklam boundary dispute with the involvement of a third country, given the fact that it could have implications for its own territorial security. In 2017 India intervened to stop […]

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China stage-managing mass Tibetan loyalty on 70th founding anniversary

September 29, 2019 12:59 am0 comments
China stage-managing mass Tibetan loyalty on 70th founding anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Sep27’19) – China’s celebrations of its nationally important days in Tibet have always been occasions for orchestrating make-believe events fortified by tightening of repression and it is especially so for the upcoming Oct 1 National Day celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of […]

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China’s Panchen concludes three-month Tibet tour

September 22, 2019 12:38 am0 comments
China’s Panchen concludes three-month Tibet tour

(TibetanReview.net, Sep21’19) – The Chinese govenrment-appointed 11th ‘Panchen Lama’ Gyaltsen Norbu has concluded on Sep 20 what may be his longest tour of Tibet thus far. During his three-month trip to Lhasa, Xigaze (Tibetan: Shigatse), Nagqu (Nagchu) and Ngari, the ‘Panchen Lama’ studied the significant achievements Tibet had made in […]

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US official reiterates support for Tibet autonomy, including in reincarnation process

September 21, 2019 12:51 am0 comments
US official reiterates support for Tibet autonomy, including in reincarnation process

(TibetanReview.net, Sep20’19) – David Stilwell, Assistant Secretary of the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs in the US state department, has made clear his government’s stand that Tibetans, like all faith communities, must be able to practice their faith freely and select their leaders without interference. Testifying at a […]

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Mainland professor finds relocating local inhabitants a faulty environment policy

September 20, 2019 2:16 pm0 comments
Mainland professor finds relocating local inhabitants a faulty environment policy

(TibetanReview.net, Sep18’19) – While complimenting the nation for having made significant progress in the reform of its national park system and the construction of the pilot national parks since 2017, a professor in Mainland China has made it clear that the system should allow local residents to participate as ecological […]

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China tightens noose on retired Tibetan government officials showing religiosity

September 13, 2019 4:45 am0 comments
China tightens noose on retired Tibetan government officials showing religiosity

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12’19) – It is not just party members but even retired Tibetan government officials and even students who are banned from practicing religion in Chinese ruled Tibet, said New York-based Human Rights Watch Sep 11, especially citing an undated communist party notice which appeared to have been issued in […]

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US House Democrats hold reception for exile Tibetan leader

September 11, 2019 1:19 am0 comments
US House Democrats hold reception for exile Tibetan leader

(TibetanReview.net, Sep10’19) – The executive head of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala, India, was reported to have been hosted reception by the US House Democratic Partnership during his ongoing trip to the USA following his arrival in Washington DC on Sep 9. President Lobsang Sangay is in the […]

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