This type of leadership, if it can be called that, is no different from the compradore
system that existed during the colonial era, when local leaders were co-opted into acting as agents for the colonising powers.
Interview by Nancy Sexton OLDER HORSES Beyond Desire Five-year-old mare Invincible Spirit (sire) - Compradore
(dam) Owner: Clipper Logistics Form figures: 42440-1 Racing Post Rating: 106 Official Rating: 101 Ran some great races against some of the best sprinting colts without winning last year and got off the mark this season in the Lansdown Fillies' Stakes last Friday.
Like the compradore
elites, the revolutionaries of the former colonies are hamstrung by their hollow mimicry.
There was also an associated growth of Chinese capitalist activity, which had its origins mainly in the compradore
middlemen in the Treaty ports.
has hit a rich vein of form and can complete a hat- trick at Newbury tomorrow evening.
Before World War II, foreign companies in China and throughout Southeast Asia would hire a local compradore
, who literally ran the company -- with or without the foreigner's approval.
Mayan Plantation Limited (fka Compradore
Limted) purchased the property in 1973, when Belieze was still known as British Hondurus.
Beyond Desire 4f Invincible Spirit - Compradore
Clipper Logistics 4/12805-RPR 103 A smart sprint filly.
Beyond Desire f Invincible Spirit - Compradore
Clipper Logisitcs 124-RPR 103 She ran second in the Lowther and then was drawn on the wrong side when fourth in the Firth of Clyde Stakes at Ayr - nothing got a blow in from the stands side that day.
has been impressive in winning recently at Brighton and Salisbury, and a 6lb penalty is unlikely to prevent Michael Blanshard's mare from landing the Kingston Smith Handicap (7.
Trainer Michael Blanshard and jockey Fergus Sweeney combined to take the honours with a 20-1 double from Bramble Bear and Compradore
at Brighton on Wednesday night, writes Bruce Jackson.
Fergus Sweeney encountered traffic problems on Compradore
in the seven-furlong handicap, but Michael Blanshard's mare needs covering up, and so it was arguably to his advantage.