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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    Li Keqiang warns of urbanisation risks in first speech as premier

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Pushing villagers into cities could cause loss of arable land and create urban poverty Premier Li Keqiang has warned of the hidden risks of an "unprecedented" urbanisation push ... of the annual legislative meeting, Li said the risks include the loss of arable land and creation of new urban poverty, suggesting he would proceed with the urbanisation carefully. Some researchers have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1193244/li-keqiang-warns-urbanisation-risks-first-speech-premier
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central’s strategy has failed and support is waning, Benny Tai admits in extraordinary interview

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 03:12pm

    ... Bloomberg * Tai says movement won't change 'political reality' imposed by China * Occupy Central likely to take place on public holiday to minimise disruption * Tai admits ... its strategy to win concessions from China on election reform had failed and that support for the sit-in was waning. China’s uncompromising stance means “the number of people joining us ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583636/occupy-centrals-strategy-has-failed-and-support-waning-benny-tai
  3. News - China - POLITICS

    Bosses at China's state-owned enterprises face pay cuts of up to 50pc

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:42pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Xi's bold reform plan aims to shake up top management at major state-owned enterprises Pay cuts of 50pc to hit S.O.E. bosses Officials in charge of China's state-owned enterprises face pay cuts of up to 50 per cent and new job descriptions under a reform plan approved by President Xi Jinping. Xi said at a meeting on Monday that China needed to speed up ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1578004/bosses-chinas-state-owned-enterprises-face-pay-cuts-50-cent
  4. News - China - POLITICS

    China must push ahead with reform despite 'great struggles', says Xi Jinping

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:35pm by Andrea Chen, Teddy Ng

    ... Andrea Chen and Teddy Ng in Beijing President calls for courage and says China must not dither on modernisation A long, tough road to reform, Xi says China's road to opening up ... warning a deadlock in China's progress would lead to the collapse of both the Communist Party and the nation. "We should push ahead with reform and opening up without hesitation," ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1578002/xi-says-china-must-not-deteron-long-tough-road-reform
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Policy, protests dominate media coverage of 2017 election decision

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 11:20pm by NG KANG-CHUNG, Tony Cheung

    ... in China after a sustained campaign against dissent on the mainland this year under President Xi Jinping," the newspaper said. "Advocates and opponents of political liberalisation alike have seen Hong Kong as a potential incubator for change in China," it added. The Wall Street Journal splashed with a story headlined, "China rules out free vote" in its Asia ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583258/policy-protests-dominate-media-coverage-2017-election-decision
  6. News - Asia - POLITICS

    Australian mining mogul Clive Palmer rebuked for tirade against China

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 11:45am by AFP

    ... Australian mining mogul and politician Clive Palmer was rebuked by the government yesterday for a tirade against China, in which he described its government as "bastards" who shoot ... television on Monday were "hugely damaging", noting that Palmer had benefited personally from doing business with China. "Do not bring down the rest of Australia because of your ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1576684/chinese-mongrels-want-take-over-our-country-australian-tycoon-says-tv-rant
  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central’s Edward Chin blasts ‘political decision’ to axe his newspaper column

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 03:19am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... no way for me to write only about finance in my column, since politics and economics are fundamentally inseparable." The newspaper did not respond to an inquiry from the South China Morning ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583253/occupy-centrals-edward-chin-blasts-political-decision-axe-his
  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong election rules could be here to stay, says top mainland official Li Fei

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 11:11pm by Joyce Ng, Peter So, Jeffie Lam and Ng Kang-chung

    ... China Morning Post that the new reform framework was a far cry from international democratic standards. Li, chairman of the Basic Law Committee under the Standing Committee, was asked at a press ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583273/election-rules-could-be-here-stay-says-top-mainland-official
  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    New Law Society chief Stephen Hung vows to keep a low profile

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 11:17pm by Joyce Ng

    ... with the South China Morning Post last week. Hung spoke a week after being elected president to replace Ambrose Lam San-keung, who resigned on August 19 after an overwhelming vote of no-confidence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583262/new-law-society-president-stephen-hung-plans-keep-low-profile
  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing warns it will not tolerate 'foreign meddling' in city's election

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 11:53pm by Peter So

    ... to gain a foothold in China. "Some people ignore the Basic Law provisions and the long-term interest of Hong Kong to collude with foreign powers in an attempt to interfere [with] ... would rebut any foreign attempts to interfere in Hong Kong and China's internal affairs. Veteran China watcher Johnny Lau Yui-siu said the warning was obviously a message to foreign ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581942/beijing-warns-it-will-not-tolerate-foreign-meddling-citys-election

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